Monthly Archives: October 2016

Civic Ag and Food Systems Minor Course Offerings

2 courses you might consider registering for this Spring 2017:


ALS 3404 Ecological Agriculture (3 cr): Examines the ecological foundations of sustainable agriculture practice. It surveys the principles of ecology in the context of food production systems. It includes an overview of sustainable agriculture practices both historic and modern. Learn more here:

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ALS 4204 Concepts in Community Food Systems (3 cr): A comprehensive examination of the economic, socio-cultural, health and environmental issues related to community food systems. Topics include: local and regional food systems development and sustainability, food sovereignty and security, and population and environmental health. Analyze models, strategies, and policies relevant to community food systems. Learn more here:

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Agronomy Club Peanut Sale

The Agronomy Club at Virginia Tech is a student organization that provides professional and personal development for its members. Your support of this sale allows us to continue providing these opportunities. We guarantee that these products are only the finest quality Virginia peanuts to ensure your satisfaction.

To place an order, please fill out the attached form, and return it with payment by October 30, 2016.

Agronomy Club Peanut order form 2016

Please make checks payable to “Agronomy Club at Virginia Tech” and mail to:

Virginia Tech Agronomy Club, c/o Rachel Saville
CSES 238-C Smyth Hall (0404)
185 Ag Quad Lane, Blacksburg, VA 24061

Thank you for helping us support our students and Virginia agriculture.

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