Sustainable Tropical Agriculture

Trip Details

  • Location:  Guatemala
  • Cost: $2,531
  • Term: May 2018
  • Sponsor: Biology Department

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Trip Description

This course offers practical, hands-on field experience in sustainable tropical agriculture. Students will learn about different plants, agricultural systems, soil management, and appropriate technology that is used to help small scale farmers in very poor areas. This intensive science lab involves both academic rigor and physical rigor on farms in Guatemala.

*Course policy: limited phone usage. Please see professor for details.
*This trip travels to remote areas with limited luxuries and involves camping. Please see leader for details

Also sponsored by: ECHO and Frutas del Mundo

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