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.
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.
We are happy to announce that HSI conference abstracts are now due Tuesday October 21, 2014
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.
USDA programs: Not sure what’s out there? Come find out! A brief description of existing USDA assistance programs available for farmers in the area
USDA Application Specifics: As a continuation of the previous workshop, we will focus on the application process and requirement documents needed