Agricultural Economics
Welcome to the Department of Agricultural Economics

The Department of Agricultural Economics proudly fulfills the Kansas State University land-grant mission by serving agriculture and related fields through teaching, research and extension outreach. As we celebrate 100 years of service in 2012, we are proud of the tradition of excellence that we have established among our students, graduates, faculty, staff, extension personnel, and the agricultural community at large.

Please view our Employment page for the Department Head position announcement.

Ag Econ News

Click here to view the 2014 Winter Master of Agribusiness Syllabus newsletter.

Click here to view the December 2013 quarterly e-newsletter.

"Beefing Up Your Future" to be Presented at K-State April 28:

Lee Borck will give a presentation on the pathway to entrepreneurial success

Congratulations to Agribusiness Senior, Reagan Kays: Student Body President!

And the 4 other agricultural economics students serving the College of Agriculture Senate

Click here to read these stories and more on our News and News Archives pages.

Click here to view the Exchange Newsletter, the official newsletter of the K-State Department of Agricultural Economics.

Read these items and receive news feeds from our blog.


Click here to view the Fall 2013 edition of the AgReport from the College of Agriculture and the Kansas State University Agricultural Experiment Station and Cooperative Extension Service.

The Department of Agricultural Economics is featured in articles on pages 4-5, Bridging the Gap; page 9, Above and Beyond for Students and Agricultural Businesses, an article reviewing the past, present and future of the department; and numerous other pages via student and faculty achievements.

Click here to view the 2013 Student Alumni Banquet video.


EMAIL UPDATE: Please use our "" email accounts to contact any of our faculty and staff. During our transition, any email sent to our email accounts will be forwarded to our K-State email accounts.  We want to make sure you can contact us. So, please use the K-State address or call us. Thank you for understanding!

For more information about this website or other information about the department, please contact Amanda Erichsen at or 785.532.6994.