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AGR 1160 Introduction to Agriculture Science

This class is an overview of the Agriculture Industry. Guest lecture presentations, field trips, career research, and industry personnel interviews provide students with real-world examples of the skills and abilities necessary to compete in the world of Agriculture Science.

Division: Business and Public Services
Department: Agriculture
Repeatable Credit: No
Offered Online: No

Prereqs: DEV 0035 


  • Identify and describe careers available in the agriculture industry.
  • Discuss the challenges facing agriculture in managing natural resources.
  • Identify challenges and opportunities associated with animal sciences.
  • Describe the current state of the food science industry.
  • Describe modern techniques for integrated pest management.
  • Describe the current state of the crop science industry.

Credit Hours: 1

Classroom Hours: 1