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AGB 101 - Introduction to Agribusiness


This AGB 101 Course Guide has been designed and created to help you with the research you will need to do to complete the assignments for this course successfully.

While this guide is intended to save you time and make things easier for you, please do not underestimate the time and effort that is required for this type of research. 

Please invest the time and effort to learn to use the resources in this guide. By the completion of this course, you will have a skill set that will be one of the most important and valuable things you will need as you proceed with your education and career.

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Production Statistics and Information

Organic Agriculture

Marketing Information

Industry Information

Economic Information

Company Information

NOTE: Information on privately held companies is often limited, and researching privately held companies can be more challenging. The best resource for finding information about privately held companies is usually the company's own website. Some of the resources listed below may also be helpful. 

Weather and Climate Information