Class Dates
01/16/2024 to 05/03/2024
Delivered By
Online Asynchronous
Allen Featherstone
Meeting Times
Meets U, 08:15 a.m. - 09:15 a.m.
Meeting Location
Distance Education

Comparative Food and Agriculture Systems

AGEC 710 - Class Number: 15026

Global Issues and Perspectives Historical Perspectives


This course provides a comparative analysis of the business and economic situation of the food and agriculture sector around the world. The course will cover the European Union, the Former Soviet Union, MERCOSUR, East Asia, South Asia, Sub-Saharan Africa and the Oceania region. The course will focus briefly on the historical development, the current situation, and the future outlook of the food and agriculture sector. Upon completion of this course, students will be able to evaluate the comparative advantage of the United States in the production of food and fiber.


  • Instructor Allen Featherstone's permission is required after 01/23/2024.
  • Permission is always required. Contact for course permission.

Student Requirements:

  • Internet access


  • AGEC 120
  • DE only
  • First priority to MAB students

Enrollment Restrictions:

  • Graduate standing

Enrollment Dates
10/23/2023 to 01/16/2024
Enrollment Limit

Credit/Tuition Options

Credit Option Hours

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