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Academics

From clinics to kitchens, parks to politics, we are improving lives across Kentucky and beyond. Take a look at what we have to offer, and you'll find an opportunity awaits you.

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Extension

We are providing relational resources to help people, businesses, and communities work together to solve problems, develop skills, and build a better future.

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Research

We are providing the support and infrastructure to facilitate and expedite solutions to important unanswered questions that impact agriculture, the environment and everyone.

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Continued Growth

Join us as we build spacious teaching environments, high-tech research labs and meaningful community engagement facilities that serve the commonwealth like never before.

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Martin-Gatton Agricultural Sciences Building

     

Diversity and Inclusion

We are creating a welcoming and inclusive culture that allows our community to reach their highest potential. We are better, together.

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Innovative Partnerships

We are prioritizing unique, multidisciplinary collaborations — allowing us to discover creative solutions to issues in Kentucky and beyond.

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International Impact

We are preparing our students and graduates to be competitive in the global economy, building and nurturing relationships here and abroad.

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Events Calendar

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May
Crop Scouting Workshop 2024

Crop Scouting Workshop 2024

A workshop dedicated to crop scouting!The Kentucky Agriculture Training School (KATS) at the UK Research and Education Center in Princeton will host a crop scouting workshop on...

22
May
Dr. Laura Stephenson, Cooperative Extension Director at the University of Kentucky, is helping kickoff this year's event

Kentucky Community Leadership Programs Summit 2024

Exploring, growing and developing leadership programs! We encourage local chamber leaders, local/regional leadership program directors, and board members to attend this one-day workshop to...

6
Jun
Soil Properties Workshop

Soil Properties Workshop

A workshop dedicated to soil properties for producing the successful crop!The Kentucky Agriculture Training School (KATS) is hosting a workshop on how soil properties impact water and nutrient...

10
Jun
Drone Pilot Certification Workshop

Drone Pilot Certification Workshop

An in-classroom workshop, dedicated to becoming a certified remote drone pilot!The Kentucky Agriculture Training School (KATS) will host a Drone Pilot Certification Workshop, helping individuals...

 



The @universityofky is renovating the historic Scovell Hall, constructed in 1903, on its central campus! Expected to be completed by 2026, the upgraded facility will be 92,000 square feet and serve as the administrative center @UKAgriculture.

University of Kentucky Martin-Gatton 2023 Recap Video



It's been an historic year of growth and transformation @universityofkyThis incredible journey wouldn't be possible without the dedication of our exceptional alumni, faculty, staff, friends and partners — fueling our mission to improve lives across Kentucky!

The official opening of the James B. Beam Institute on the UK campus on Aug. 7, 2023.



The @beam_uky @universityofky and @beamsuntory, a global leader in premium spirits, have renewed their strategic partnership to help strengthen Kentucky’s signature industry for generations to come with a new $9.3M gift!





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