Introduction to Sustainable Agriculture

Course Section ID:
AGMG-1070-201
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Course Description

This course is designed as an introduction to the concepts and principles associated with sustainable agriculture. The economic, environmental and social aspects of sustainability in agroecosystems will be addressed. This course includes case studies and field trips to connect principles of sustainable agriculture to local farming systems. The students' interests and goals in sustainable agriculture will also be explored.

For questions regarding this course, please contact Evelyn Rosas.

Meet The Instructor

Ellen H. Beaman

Ellen began her agricultural career on an organic vegetable farm in Buda, TX in 2001, which inspired her to pursue an education in ag. She received her BS in Agronomy from Texas Tech University and has continued to manage and consult organic farms in Central Texas. When she's› not farming, Ellen enjoys two-stepping, reading Tolkien, and harassing her cat, Felix.

Course Information

January 18th - February 13th
8 Weeks Total
TTh @ 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
24.00 Total Hours
Course Instructor
4 Students Registered
6 Seats Available

Course Registration

Course Cost Breakdown:
Base Cost of $228.00 + $1.00 Fees
$229.00 Course Cost
*May require a $1 or $3 insurance fee

This course was part of the 2018 Spring Semester and registration is closed. For additional help, please contact the program coordinator.

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Note: additional fees may be applied.

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