Thomas Jefferson Agricultural Institute

“The greatest service which can be
rendered any country is the
introduction of a new plant
into its [agri]culture.”

– Thomas Jefferson,
ÿÿÿcirca 1800

The Thomas Jefferson Agricultural Institute is a nonprofit agriculture education and research center based in Columbia, MO. Jefferson Institute staff conduct a variety of agriculture education and research programs.

Learn more about the Jefferson Institute….


barn Jefferson Farm & Gardens
Read the latest updates and progress of our educational facility. Construction is underway.
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sunflower Crop Overviews
Learn about the crops we work with. Also, learn about seed sources, market information and our crop breeding program.
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corn News and Events
Find our latest news releases pertaining to Jefferson Farm & Gardens and our efforts to promote crop diversification.


? Thomas Jefferson Agricultural Institute 2007ÿÿÿ