NATR105 - Sustainable Agriculture & Food Systems

Credits: 4

This course emphasizes the importance of comprehending the current global food system as a way to make a positive impact on our local food production here in New Hampshire. Students will learn the fundamentals of organic, sustainable agriculture techniques while contrasting them with large-scale conventional farming practices. Classroom discussions in small groups, student-initiated research projects and presentations will occur weekly. Field trips to local farms will be conducted later in the season.

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