Kirkwood Community College

Kirkwood Community College Credit Catalog 2017-2018

AGB-235 Introduction to Agriculture Markets (3.00)

Studies the concepts, methods and principles involved in marketing agricultural products. Presents an overview of agriculture's role in the general economy. Addresses market structure, price behavior, food quality and food marketing channels. Covers various risk management opportunities available to farms and agribusinesses. Teaches cash marketing, futures marketing and options marketing. Credits: 3, Hours: (3/0/0/0), Arts & Sciences Elective Code: B

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