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College of Agriculture and Natural Resources

Growing people, knowledge, and communities

From doctoral and master’s degrees to bachelor’s programs in agroecology, rangeland ecology and watershed management, molecular biology, family and consumer sciences, plant sciences, and agricultural economics, the University of Wyoming offers diverse options in natural resources and agricultural degree programs. Our faculty and staff members are dedicated to providing students with strong, well-rounded academic backgrounds and agricultural degrees, which enable them to excel in the world of agriculture and natural resources.


Ag Appreciation Weekend

37th Annual Ag Day BBQ

Date: Saturday, September 14
Time: Noon - 2:30pm

$12 Adults
$5 Ages 6-12
Under 6 eat FREE!
Credit cards accepted

Menu includes bbq beef, pulled pork, pulled lamb, corn on the cob, pasta salad, cobbler, soda and water.

Location: SW corner of the Pepsi Pre-game Zone in the Cowboy Joe Tailgate area inside the Wyoming Indoor Practice Facility

Proceeds benefit the College of Ag & Natural Resouces Student Organizations

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Kickoff: 3:00pm

Tickets: Tickets can be purchased online using the promo code AGWEEKEND.
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2019 Outstanding Alumni/Donor Awards

Robert Grieve


Outstanding Alumnus
Rejecting conventional led alumni award recipient on path of exceptionalism

Jason Fearneyhough

Jason Fearneyhough

Outstanding Alumnus
Wyoming forged foundation to leverage life’s opportunities

Stella McKinstry

Stella McKinstry

Legacy Award
60-year UW Extension employee posthumous Legacy Award recipient

Thunder Basin Grasslands Prairie Ecosystem Association

Thunder Basin Grasslands Prairie Ecosystem Association

Research / Outreach Partner
Outstanding research partner furthers conservation strategies in Thunder Basin


UW Extension Educator Honored, Cited for Work with Prairie Dog Management Meetings

August 26, 2019 - A University of Wyoming Extension educator received the Friend of Agriculture Award given out by the Wyoming Department of Agriculture (WDA) at the Wyoming State Fair and Rodeo in Douglas Aug. 16.


UW Ag Dean among NAFTA Discussion Panelists

August 23, 2019 - College of Agriculture and Natural Resources dean Barbara Rasco will be among the four panelists at the “NAFTA 2.0; The U.S., Mexico and Canada Agreement” discussion at the Ramkota Hotel in Casper.


Wyoming Department of Agriculture Honors State’s Seed Certification Manager

August 19, 2019 - The manager of the Wyoming Seed Certification Service was recently recognized at the Wyoming State Fair and Rodeo for services provided to Wyoming farmers and ranchers.


Potential Economic Impact of Tunnel Collapse Nears $89 Million

August 16, 2019 - Wyoming and Nebraska could suffer an $89 million economic loss if crops on the 107,000 acres affected by an irrigation tunnel collapse near Fort Laramie are a total loss, according to information from the University of Wyoming and Nebraska Extension services.



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Future Students

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Strategic Plan 2018-2019

Strategic Plan 2018-2019 cover with 4 smiling students and an angus steer

Learn about the College of Agriculture and Natural Resources'
2018-2019 Strategic Plan:

  • Mission
  • Vision
  • Values
  • Goal One: Enhance Student Success
  • Goal Two: Provide Solutions
  • Goal Three: Ensure Sustained Excellence
  • Goal Four: A High-Performing College

Contact Us

College of Agriculture and Natural Resources
University of Wyoming
Department #3354
1000 E. University
Laramie, WY 82071

Phone: (307) 766-4133
Fax: (307) 766-4030

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