Agricultural Science & Technology (AGST)- In this program we teach all the principles of agronomy with a unique emphasis on mixed agriculture, integrated pest management, and environmental stewardship.
For questions about the Institute of Applied Agriculture, please visit their website at http://iaa.umd.edu/.
Looking for a new career or a change?
“The U.S. Department of Agriculture forecasts that over the next five years the annual demand for college graduates in agriculture and food industries will be 57,900 jobs per year. Unfortunately, American agricultural colleges […] will only be producing about 35,400 graduates per year.” -Forbes, 2015
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