Feeding the world. Protecting the planet.


The College of Agriculture and Natural Resources is committed to fulfilling the tripartite mission of land grant institutions – teaching, research and extension.
From wildlife conservation to crop genomics, veterinary medicine to behavioral economics, we explore every facet of our natural world. Join us as we search for solutions to life's grandest challenges.

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2020 Faculty & Staff Awards


UD honors Weldekidan, Pippidis and Kniel: youtube.com/watch?v=lM1pBzdH8_Q

Each year, we recognize individuals in the College of Agriculture and Natural Resources for their excellence in teaching, research, extension and service to the University of Delaware. Today, we honor Tecle Weldekidan, Maria Pippidis and Kali Kniel. Watch this video to hear from their colleagues and learn more about their outstanding achievements.

Extending education to the public

College graduates with expertise in food, agriculture, renewable natural resources and the environment are essential to our ability to address the U.S. priorities of food security, sustainable energy and environmental quality.

U.S. Dept. of Agriculture

College graduates with expertise in food, agriculture, renewable natural resources and the environment are essential to our ability to address the U.S. priorities of food security, sustainable energy and environmental quality.

U.S. Dept. of Agriculture

 Featured videos

UD pre-vet students help one health clinic

Our pre-veterinary medicine majors gain unique, hands-on experience at the free Delaware Humane Association One Health Clinic in Wilmington. The goal of one health is to achieve optimal health outcomes recognizing the interconnection between people, animals, plants and their shared environment. Learn more about the major.

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