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Producer sentiment plummets; trade dispute and weak financial performance wear on farmers

May 7, 2019 - 1:28pm
In April, agricultural producer sentiment plunged as the Purdue University/CME Group Ag Economy Barometer declined 18 points to a reading of 115, down from 133 in March. The barometer, a sentiment index, is based on a monthly survey of 400 agricultural producers across the U.S. This marks the fourth largest one-month drop since data collection began in October 2015.

New fuel-related technologies to advance through private, public partnership

May 7, 2019 - 4:00am
Swift Fuels, Purdue University and the Purdue Research Foundation have entered into a collaborative research agreement to work to develop and commercialize new fuel-related technologies.

Pair of Purdue student startups among finalists in International Business Model Competition

May 7, 2019 - 4:00am
Two Purdue University student startups, FlykeART and Global Sign, are finalists in the International Business Model Competition, which will be held Thursday and Friday at Brigham Young University.

Purdue to celebrate Founders Day; hear from ‘John Purdue’ himself

May 6, 2019 - 4:00am
It’s the early 1880s. A scandal is brewing at newly founded Purdue University. A chemistry professor is wearing knickers in public, playing baseball with students and riding a bicycle to campus. Administrators are aghast. The professor gets a public tongue-lashing for his behavior from the board of trustees. Does he resign?