The St. Louis region is the world leader in plant research. Located right in the heart of the most productive farmland in the world, scientists in St. Louis are solving some of humanity’s biggest problems like ensuring we have enough food for every person on Earth.
Plant Science Experts
St. Louis has more plant science PhDs than any other city in the world.
Crop & Livestock
Half of the nation’s crops and livestock and 80% of its corn and soybeans are produced within a 500-mile radius of St. Louis.