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A 2,100-acre research farm within The College of Agriculture & Life Sciences

Mission Statement

To bring university research to the public to implement real world solutions.

Our Mission

Our mission is to develop and deliver the best-integrated agricultural technologies for problems faced by Arizona consumers and producers. Research focuses on cotton, small grains, alfalfa, and new specialty crops that could be used to provide fibers, oils and pharmaceuticals. The Center also supports extension outreach programs, such as Ag-Ventures, various University classes, and Ag-Literacy for all age groups. 

Diversity and Inclusive Excellence Statement

The Maricopa Agricultural Center is committed to providing the best environment for all members of the University of Arizona community. Our staff, faculty and students practice and value diversity and inclusiveness. We respect and value all social identities.

Located at: 37860 W. Smith-Enke Rd.Maricopa, AZ 85138 

Main Phone: (520) 374-6380

Main Fax: (520) 374-6394

Shop Fax: (520) 374-6398