The majority of the Department of Plant and Soil Sciences offices and laboratories are located in the Plant Sciences Building, the Agricultural Science Center North and the Kentucky Tobacco Research and Development Center on the main campus of the University of Kentucky. In addition, the department has faculty and staff in Quicksand, KY, at the Robinson Center for Agriculture and Resource Sustainability and in Princeton, KY, at the UK Research and Education Center. Field trials are conducted at these two facilities as well as the UK College of Agriculture North Farm Campus and the C. Oran Little Research Center, both in central Kentucky.

Plant Science Building, University of Kentucky

Plant Sciences Building

1405 Veterans Drive
Lexington, KY 40546

Agricultural Science Center North

Agriculture Science Center North

1100 South Limestone Street
Lexington, KY 40546


Kentucky Tobacco Research & Development Center

1401 University Drive
Lexington, KY 40546

C. Oran Little Research Center

C. Oran Little Research Center

2518 Frankfort Road
Versailles, KY 40383

aerial photo of research plots

North Farm

1925 Research Farm Road
Lexington, KY 40511

UK Research and Education Center at Princeton

UK Research & Education Center

1205 Hopkinsville Street 
P.O. Box 469
Princeton, KY 42445

Robinson Center - Quicksand

Robinson Center for Appalachian Resource Sustainability

176 Robinson Road
Jackson, KY 41339

Contact Information

Rebecca McCulley, Ph.D.
Department Chair

105 Plant Sciences Building Lexington, KY 40546-0312

(859) 257-5020