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Four USAID Feed the Future Innovation Labs awarded

Kansas State University is the recipient of four highly competitive grants totaling more than $100 million from the U.S. Agency for International Development, or USAID. The grants establish and fund four of the federal agency's Feed the Future Innovation Labs at the university.

Scientists mapping the wheat genome

Several researchers in Kansas State University's department of plant pathology are part of an international effort to sequence the genome of bread wheat, also known as common wheat.

A push for healthy food choices

Kansas State University's Family Nutrition Program is the state's version of SNAP-Ed. The no-cost program plays a vital role in helping to improve nutrition among low-income individuals and reaches Kansans in 80 counties through K-State Research and Extension and several partners.