Intro. to Agricultural Science & Technology (AST)

This course is an overview of the entire Agricultural Science & Technology program and is designed for students just entering the AST program. Students will be introduced to various aspects of agriculture and agribusiness. The major emphasis is exploring the different career fields essential to agriculture through hands-on experience, scientific laboratory experiments, field trips, and FFA Career Development Events. Units covered in the trimester include animal science, plant science, food science, leadership, and agribusiness.