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Agricultural Science

clongowes_agricultural scienceAgricultural Science is the study of the science and technology underlying the principles and practices of agriculture. It aims to develop knowledge, skills and attitudes concerning the factors that affect the long-term well being of agriculture resources and places emphasis on the managed use of these resources.

Faith, Farming and Ecology — How Should They Co-Exist?

shutterstock_sustainable_farming-255x255More than 40 leaders in farming, food production, environmental studies and theology gathered at the University of St. Thomas in St. Paul, Minn., in November to dialogue about the challenges of 21st-century agriculture and how faith traditions can inform solutions to such things as food shortages, environmental degradation and the ethical use of biotechnology.