Division of Agriculture
Over 2.72 Million Served
The University of Arkansas Division of Agriculture has strength in its numbers. We reach more Arkansans through research, teaching and Extension than any other higher education institution.
Our classrooms are found in open fields or on the tailgate of a pickup. You'll find us among Arkansas' 33 million acres of crops, livestock and natural resources. You'll find us in conference centers and public schools, community centers and courthouses, in the classroom and in the lab.
You'll find us in the expertise of staff in all 75 Arkansas counties. You'll also find us on five university campuses, at five research and extension centers and at eight branch experiment stations.
Wherever you look in Arkansas, you'll find the University of Arkansas Division of Agriculture. We look forward to serving you.
Dr. Mark J. Cochran
A History of the Division of Agriculture
26, 1959, the U of A Board of Trustees created the University of
Arkansas Division of Agriculture as a statewide, system-level entity
to administer agricultural teaching, research and extension