Department of Agricultural and Biological Engineering

The Department of Agricultural and Biological Engineering at Penn State University offers undergraduate degrees in Agricultural Systems Management and Biological Engineering, and graduate degrees in Agricultural and Biological Engineering.

ABE News

Biorenewable systems senior reflects on how Penn State helped shape her future
February 20, 2018
Akintola is majoring in biorenewable systems (bioproducts option) in the Department of Agricultural and Biological Engineering, with a minor in entrepreneurship and innovation.
Presence, persistence of estrogens in vernal pools an emerging concern
February 14, 2018
The findings of the research, which was published this month in Agriculture, Ecosystems and Environment, are significant, according to Heather Gall, assistant professor of agricultural and biological engineering, whose research group led the study.
How these Penn State students turned their major into a BioRenewable Systems club
February 13, 2018
Penn State students may not be aware of the BioRenewable Systmes major but one club is working hard to change that.
ABE Students Inspect Tractor Cab Designs
January 26, 2018
Cab Evaluation is part of the ASM 420 lab taught by Dr. Jude Liu.
Fourth generation dairy farmer Philip Dean is shown alongside automatic takeoffs, which he received with help from AgrAbility.
USDA-NIFA Funding Supports Farmers with Disabilities, Youth Safety Programs
January 10, 2018
Michael Pate, Nationwide Insurance Associate Professor of Agricultural Safety and Health, and Linda Fetzer, extension associate, coordinate Penn State Extension's participation in the SAY program.