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Bachelor of Science in Environmental Studies : Agri-Science Major


The Department of Earth and Environment at Florida International University (FIU) offers a Bachelor of Sciences degree program in Environmental Studies with a choice of majors in Agricultural Sciences or Natural Resource Sciences. These majors have been designed to provide students with broad academic knowledge and experience to pursue careers in environmental professions or in advanced agricultural sciences fields.

Agroecology Instructor Position


The Agroecology Program of the Department Earth & Environment invites applications for an Instructor in the areas of production Agriculture/Horticulture, to begin in Fall 2015.

Abstract Submission Deadline Extended!


We are happy to announce that HSI conference abstracts are now due Tuesday October 21, 2014

Upcoming Events

FIU’s Veterans and Small Farmer Outreach (VeSFO) Program

02/26/2015 05:00 PM

The Florida International University’s Veteran and Small Farmers Outreach Program (VeSFO) is an important initiative of the newly established Catalyst for Agroecology and Sustainable Agriculture (CASA). This program is looking to enhance the sustainability of farm operations of veterans, socially disadvantaged, and new farmers in South Florida. The program is funded by the USDA Office of Advocacy and Outreach under the 2501 Program for Socially Disadvantaged and Veteran farmers.

VeSFO workshop 2

03/26/2015 05:00 PM

Farms Loans: Come see how you can get assistance from the Farm Service Agency and Farm Credit

VeSFO workshop 3

04/30/2015 05:00 PM

USDA Opportunities: Natural Resource Conservation Service (NRCS) and Risk Management Agency

Contact Us

Agroecology Program
Department of Earth and Environment

11200 SW 8th Street, ECS 157
Miami, Florida 33199
(305) 348-0186

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