AGRIĀ 0215. Introduction to Agricultural Business and Economics

Units: 3
Advisory: Eligibility for ENGL 1A
Hours: 54 lecture
An overview of the role agriculture business plays in United States and world economies. Production and supply, marketing and demand, resource allocation, commodity pricing under perfect and imperfect competition are some of the topics discussed as well as social and economic challenges of agriculture in urban and industrialized economies emphasizing California. (CSU, UC)