This free, 6-week online course is designed to build awareness of metropolitan agriculture and how agriculture can play a vital role in cities around the world focusing on areas such as food production, recreation, waste management, and health care. The course is offered jointly through Michigan State University and The Global Innoversity. The course features archived webinars with experts around the world, resources for digging deeper and a facilitated discussion forum with weekly questions.
Dr. John Stone, Manager of Research Engagement for the Global Innoversity. NOTE: Additional course facilitators may be added from Global Innoversity partners.
Course Content Authors/Original Instructors:
Dr. Henk C. van Latesteijn, Partner at Value Mediation Partners
Sander Mager, Managing Director of Licence to Grow
Dr. Chris Peterson, Professor – Michigan State University (MSU) and Director of the MSU Product Center for Agriculture and Natural Resources
Course Offering: November 3-December 19, 2014
Enroll Now: http://foodchannel.msu.edu