Feed the Future Innovation Labs

bullet Last Updated: Dec 06, 2016
Feed the Future Innovation Labs draw on the expertise of top U.S. universities and developing country research institutions to tackle some of the world’s greatest challenges in agriculture and food security.
Karin Higgins

Led by U.S. universities, Feed the Future Innovation Labs are central to advancing novel solutions that support our goals to reduce global hunger, poverty and undernutrition.

Browse the list below to learn more about our 24 Feed the Future Innovation Labs or download this fact sheet for more details and contact information for each.

Feed the Future Innovation Lab Name

Lead Institution


Feed the Future Innovation Lab for Applied Wheat Genomics


Kansas State University


Feed the Future Innovation Lab for Aquaculture and Fisheries


Oregon State University


Feed the Future Innovation Lab for Assets and Market Access 


University of California, Davis


Feed the Future Innovation Lab for Climate-Resilient Beans


The Pennsylvania State University


Feed the Future Innovation Lab for Climate-Resilient Chickpea


University of California, Davis


Feed the Future Innovation Lab for Climate-Resilient Cowpea


University of California, Riverside


Feed the Future Innovation Lab for Climate-Resilient Millet  


University of California, Davis


Feed the Future Innovation Lab for Climate-Resilient Sorghum


University of Georgia


Feed the Future Innovation Lab for Climate-Resilient Wheat


Washington State University


Feed the Future Innovation Lab for Food Processing and Post-Harvest Handling


Purdue University


Feed the Future Innovation Lab for Food Security Policy


Michigan State University


Feed the Future Innovation Lab for Genomics to Improve Poultry


University of California, Davis


Feed the Future Innovation Lab for Grain Legumes


Michigan State University


Feed the Future Innovation Lab for Horticulture


University of California, Davis


Feed the Future Innovation Lab for Integrated Pest Management


Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University


Feed the Future Innovation Lab for Livestock Systems


University of Florida


Feed the Future Innovation Lab for Nutrition


Tufts University


Feed the Future Innovation Lab for Peanut Productivity and Mycotoxin Control


University of Georgia


Feed the Future Innovation Lab for the Reduction of Post-Harvest Loss


Kansas State University


Feed the Future Innovation Lab for Rift Valley Fever Control in Agriculture


University of Texas, El Paso


Feed the Future Innovation Lab for Small-Scale Irrigation


Texas A&M University


Feed the Future Innovation Lab for Sorghum and Millet


Kansas State University


Feed the Future Innovation Lab for Soybean Value Chain Research


University of Illinois


Feed the Future Innovation Lab for Sustainable Intensification


Kansas State University

Feed the Future Innovation Labs in Action

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Map of where Innovation Lab partner universities are located in the United States