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VU's Agribusiness program offers you a broad spectrum of agricultural related studies. This program also provides opportunities in off-farm agricultural operations. Major emphasis is upon agribusiness operations, marketing, sales and processing of farm products.
Students in the Agribusiness A.S. Degree will be introduced to the latest in agricultural-related technologies such as GPS, guidance systems, collection of field data, and other precision agricultural applications. Other topics covered, include pesticide integration, soil and Animal nutrients, as well as the integration of technology in the workplace.
You will develop a working knowledge in farm finance, crop production, management techniques, and computer applications. Laboratory work will provide you with valuable hands-on experience in pesticide selection, fertilizer planning, calibration of spraying devices, and more.