Agroecology 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 15 credits from the following courses:

ALE 1210Intro to Agroecology3
Choose 3 of the following 9-12
Animal Nutrit, Metab & Feeding
Animals in Soc/Animal Welfare
Entomology & Pest Mgmt
Weed Ecology & Management
Plant Pathology
Cold Climate Viticulture
Sust Veg Crops Production
Greenhouse Operations & Mgmt
Commercial Plant Propagation
Forage and Pasture Mgmnt
Composting Ecology & Mgmt
Fundamentals of Soil Science
Soil Fertility & Conservation
Agricultural Policy and Ethics
Diversified Farm Planning
Advanced Agroecology
Sustainable Orchard Management
Biological Control
Soil Ecology
Or appropriate 2000- or 3000-level ALE special topics (as approved by the ALE Undergraduate Affairs Committee).


Ineligible Major: B.S. Agroecology and Landscape Design with Agroecology Concentration