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Ecological Agriculture Minor

This minor is designed to give students a knowledge-based concentration in diversified agricultural production that is based on ecological principles and is economically viable, socially acceptable, and minimizes impacts to the environment. 


A minimum of fifteen credits from the following courses:

PSS 021SU: Intro to Ecological Agr3
PSS 212SU: Advanced Agroecology4
Choose three of the following:9-12
Animal Nutrit, Metab & Feeding
Animals in Soc/Animal Welfare
Entomology & Pest Mgmt
Weed Ecology & Management
Plant Pathology
Agroecology of Vegetable Crops
Greenhouse Operations & Mgmt
Commercial Plant Propagation
Forage and Pasture Mgmnt
Composting Ecology & Mgmt
SU: Permaculture
SU:Fundmntls of Soil Science
Soil Fertility & Conservation
Organic Farm Planning
Sustainable Farming Practicum
Biological Control
Soil Ecology
Or appropriate 100- or 200-level PSS special topics (as approved by the PSS Undergraduate Affairs committee).


Ineligible Major: Ecological Agriculture