About the Missouri Agricultural Foundation


The Missouri Agricultural Foundation’s Mission is to support projects that promote sound agricultural practices, growth in agribusiness and agritourism, international agricultural exports, urban agriculture, food safety, farm safety practices, youth development and education.

History of the Foundation

The Missouri Agricultural Foundation is an independent 501(c)(3) that works in partnership with the Missouri Department of Agriculture. It was formed in May of 2015.

Missouri Beef

Facilitating growth in Missouri’s beef industry by offering grants directly to farmers, ranchers and university researchers.

Youth in Agriculture

Promoting agriculture education in rural and urban areas, and through tourism venues.

Farm Safety & Sustainability

Ensuring the next generation of Missouri farmers by putting safety and sustainability first.