Purdue University Offering Online Urban Agriculture Certificate
Purdue University College of Agriculture’s Urban Agriculture team has announced an Urban Agriculture Certificate offered completely online. Purdue Extension educators crafted a curriculum that affords participants a heightened understanding of the challenges urban agriculturalists face, from issues of soil contamination to land access and workforce cultivation. Students are able to take courses in any order, start at any time and have 60 days to complete each course. The full certificate can be earned within a year. Registration for the program is open, and the “Growing Guide for Healthy Crops” course begins March 16.