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Agricultural Law

Course Abbreviation: 
BUSLW 956
Credits: 
3
Credit Only: N Anon Gr: N

This course will introduce students to the range of current and emerging issues that confront agricultural producers, agri-business firms, and other segments of that broader sector of the economy referred to as the "food industry." The course will address a variety of issues including the history and objectives of agricultural policy, land use planning for agricultural activities, resource use and allocation, industrialization in the agricultural sector, intergenerational transfers of farm businesses, international trade, and ethical issues that confront practitioners.

Prerequisites: 
None
Faculty: 
Ross Pifer,