AGRO/HORT 388: Agribusiness Entrepreneurship

Spring 2018: Jan. 10 - March 14
Online session cancelled for fall 2017
Flowers in greenhouse
Instructor: Dave Lambe, Assoc. Professor of Practice

Class No.: AGRO 388/HORT 388

Credits: Three undergraduate credits
Certified Crop Advisors may earn five Continuing Education Units (CEUs) in the Professional Development area. Contact Kathy Schindler, kschindler1@unl.edu, for more information about CEUs.

Registration

Academic Credit via MyRed

Description

This course provides an overview of types of agricultural enterprises and basic accounting principles as they relate to agricultural businesses. Requires completion of a shadowing project and subsequent marketing plan specific to agricultural enterprises based on a business idea.

Delivery

Internet/Blackboard/Canvas

Requirements

High-speed Internet access, email, Blackboard and Canvas at UNL.  Students should have access to high-speed Internet, email, and the ability to view video and pdf files.

Textbooks

Pricing for the Green Industry, Frank Ross (optional).
Human Resource Management, American Nursery & Landscape Assocation (optional).
Specialty Shop Retailing, Carol Schroeder (optional).

Prerequisites

Admission to the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.

Tuition:

For information on tuition and fees, please visit the Student Accounts website.