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Agricultural Economics and Rural Sociology

Agricultural Sciences Bldg.
Phone: (208) 885-6264
Fax: (208) 885-5759

Mailing Address:
Agricultural Economics and Rural Sociology
University of Idaho
875 Perimeter Drive MS 2334
Moscow, ID 83844-2334

Meet Our People

Meet Our Faculty

Our award-winning faculty includes teachers, researchers and extension specialists housed at the main campus in Moscow as well as at the Caldwell, Twin Falls, and Idaho Falls research and extension centers and the UI Boise Center. 

Meet Our Extension Specialists

AERS Extension professionals work on economic and social issues related to rural communities, agricultural production, and natural resources in Idaho and beyond.

Meet Our Staff

Our highly qualified staff is glad to assist you!

Meet Our Graduate Students

AERS offers an M.S. degree in Applied Economics in cooperation with the School of Economic Sciences at the Washington State University. Several past M.S. students have won prestigious awards for the quality of their thesis research. Following graduation, students have done very well in job placement and in admission to top-ranked Ph.D. programs.