University of Florida
Agroforestry I: Principles and Practices
University of Florida

Agroforestry I: Principles and Practices

This course is part of Agroforestry Specialization

Taught in English

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Gain insight into a topic and learn the fundamentals

4.8

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Intermediate level

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15 hours (approximately)
Flexible schedule
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October 2023

Assessments

9 quizzes, 1 assignment

Course

Gain insight into a topic and learn the fundamentals

4.8

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Intermediate level

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15 hours (approximately)
Flexible schedule
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There are 9 modules in this course

Section 1 presents an overview of the history of scientific developments in agroforestry.

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6 videos2 readings1 quiz1 assignment

Section 2 investigates how we define and categorize agroforestry methods

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2 videos1 quiz

Section 3 is an exploration of agroforestry topics for the tropics and subtropics

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6 videos1 quiz

Section 4 is an exploration of agroforestry topics for the temperate zones

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2 videos1 quiz

Agroforestry tree species and their improvement, uses and products.

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2 videos1 quiz

Proper soil management based on understanding the nature and property of soils is critical to the success of any land-use system.

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3 videos1 quiz

The role of agroforestry systems in climate change mitigation.

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3 videos1 quiz

A review of the many additional ecosystem services potentially provided by agroforestry systems.

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4 videos1 quiz

Agroforestry's roles in sustainable development and global food security efforts.

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1 video1 quiz

Instructor

Jennifer Vogel, Online Programs Coordinator
University of Florida
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