Mississippi Agricultural and Forestry Experiment Station

Research Areas

From developing new methods of sustainable bioenergy production to stopping the spread of invasive pests, MAFES research efforts are constantly expanding.

Animal Production Systems

Animal Production Systems

Food Safety and Quality

Food Safety and Quality

Human Health and Well-being

Human Health and Well-being

Animal Production Systems

Plant Production Systems

Food Safety and Quality

Sustainable Communities

Human Health and Well-being

Sustainable Energy


Research Departments

Scientists and researchers affiliated with the following departments at Mississippi State University are responsible for much of the research done by MAFES.

Agricultural and Biological Engineering

Agricultural and Biological Engineering

Agricultural Economics

Agricultural Economics

Animal and Dairy Sciences

Animal and Dairy Sciences

Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, Entomology and Plant Pathology

Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, Entomology and Plant Pathology

Food Sciencee, Nutrition and Health Promotion

Food Science, Nutrition and Health Promotion

Human Sciences

Human Sciences

Landscape architecture

Landscape Architecture

Plant and Soil Sciences

Plant and Soil Sciences

Poultry Science

Poultry Science

Wildlife, Fisheries and Aquaculture

Wildlife, Fisheries and Aquaculture