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Which Local Products Resonate Most with Indiana Consumers?

We at Purdue University are proud to have partnered with Indiana Grown to receive a grant through the USDA’s Federal State Marketing Improvement Program to study the economic impacts of the program for agricultural producers and agricultural supply chains in Indiana....






Don’t Eat Random Mushrooms

Don’t Eat Random Mushrooms May 31, 2021 | Articles Author: Dr. Nicole Olynk Widmar, Associate Head and Professor, Purdue University Department of Agricultural Economics  One year ago, Consumer Corner was born to bring you consumer-derived insights drawn from...



Have You Hugged Your iPhone Today?

Have You Hugged Your iPhone Today? May 24, 2021 | Letters Author: Dr. Nicole Olynk Widmar, Associate Head and Professor, Purdue University Department of Agricultural Economics Have you hugged your iPhone today? Silly question, because of course you have. In fact, your...



Hey, Ag Industries! Don’t be All Hat, No Cattle

Hey, Ag Industries! Don’t be All Hat, No Cattle May 17, 2021 | Letters Author: Dr. Nicole Olynk Widmar, Associate Head and Professor, Purdue University Department of Agricultural EconomicsDr. Cami Ryan, Social Sciences Lead, Regulatory Scientific Affairs, Bayer Crop...



What is Data Anyway?

What is Data Anyway? May 10, 2021 | Letters Author: Dr. Nicole Olynk Widmar, Associate Head and Professor, Purdue University Department of Agricultural Economics Everything is about data these days — data-driven decision making, impassioned arguments about whether...