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Courses - Spring 2024
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Open Seats as of
02/29/2024 at 07:30 AM
Analyzing Alternative Enterprises
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
Restriction: Must be in a major in AGNR-College of Agriculture & Natural Resources; or permission of AGNR-Institute of Applied Agriculture department.
Additional information: Priority in enrollment will be given to students within the Institute of Applied Agriculture.
This course identifies and analyzes alternative crops, livestock, and other agricultural business enterprises. Students assess sustainability, geographic adaptability and potential profitability of businesses through lectures, class projects, and presentations from farmers, entrepreneurs, and managers engaged in alternative enterprises. Topics may include value added approaches, organic crop production, and recreational agricultural pursuits.