Ranked first among all agricultural and applied economics departments in the world by RePEc



In AFRE, we practice management and economics that improve lives.  We address societal policy questions and solve practical problems for producers, consumers, and the environment. Our undergraduate and graduate programs prepare the next generation of economists and managers to meet the needs of the food, agricultural, and natural resource system in Michigan and around the world. One of the leading departments in the United States, AFRE counts over 75 faculty, 80 graduate students and 750 undergraduate students. 


  • Aug 27

    Graduate Student Orientation

    August 27, 2018 - August 28, 2018 Agriculture Hall

    Department of Agricultural, Food, and Resource Economics (AFRE) Graduate Program Orientation from August 27-28, 2018.

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