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Agriculture, Food and Natural Resource Systems

About Agriculture, Food and Natural Resource Systems

Photo montage of agriculture-related activities

The Agriculture, Food and Natural Resource Systems career learning area relates to the environment, food and natural resources such as:

  • agriculture (including food systems)
  • earth sciences
  • environmental sciences
  • fisheries management
  • forestry
  • horticulture
  • water resources
  • wildlife management
  • urban environmental management

The objectives in this career learning area blend the long-term needs of people and environmental values so the land will support diverse, productive and sustainable processes and products.

--Oregon Department of Education

These high school programs are related to the Agriculture, Food and Natural Resource Systems career area:

Century
Glencoe
Hillsboro
Liberty
   
  • Agriculture Science & Technology (Horticulture)
 

 

Here are five ideas for you to look into in the local area (in Hillsboro, unless otherwise stated):

 

The following courses enable you to earn credits in high school and at Portland Community College:

Hillsboro High School

  • Introduction to Horticulture Technology and Design
  • Horticulture Technology and Design 1