Welcome to the Food Science Institute
From the Director, Dr. Curtis Kastner
Welcome to the Food Science Institute Website. The Food Science Institute (FSI) was established in 2001 to integrate the expertise in food science across K-State. FSI facilitates the undergraduate, graduate, and distance education programs and provides both research and technical assistance for the food industries. Approximately, 57 nationally and internationally recognized faculty from five colleges and 13 departments serve as teachers, mentors, researchers, and extension specialists in the following areas: food chemistry, food microbiology, food safety, veterinary medicine, cereal science, dairy science, meat science, food service, sensory analysis, food engineering, human nutrition, and product development. We look forward to assisting you in the area of food science.
Fall Semester 2014
The Fall semester for 2014 begins August 25, 2014. Welcome back students!
College of Agriculture Watermelon Feed
The annual watermelon feed will be held Tuesday, September 2 on the lawn of Weber Hall starting at 6:15 pm. This event is sponsored by the College of Agriculture Student Council.