This course will provide students with an opportunity to explore the political, economic and societal forces that influence land use decisions, an understanding of the history of land use policies and planning in the U.S. as they relate to agriculture, a working knowledge of current land use policies and programs tied to agriculture and farming, and an opportunity through case studies to dissect and debate land use issues and conflicts surrounding agriculture. Part of the Online Certificate in Sustainable Food and Farming and the Sustainable Food and Farming Associate's Degree.
Land Use Policies and Sustainable Farming: Creating Opportunities and Avoiding Conflicts
Wildlife and Fisheries Conservation
Monday, March 13, 2017 to Friday, May 26, 2017