What motivates us

  • Bridging the gap between research and practical applications in biotechnology
  • Diagnostics is lagging in agriculture compared to livestock & human health
  • Pathogens & Pests are top threats to food supplies and products

Who We Are

  • 501(c)(5) nonprofit organization
  • Internationally recognized accreditation as a testing facility (ISO/IEC 17025)
  • Located in the Edward T. Schafer Agricultural Research Center
  • Housed on the campus of North Dakota State University

Let's Get Started

Our mission at the National Agricultural Genotyping Center (NAGC) is to translate scientific discoveries into solutions for production agriculture, food safety, functional foods, bioenergy and national security.  We never stop working, check out the progress we’ve made advancing science!