Our Hungry Planet: Agriculture, People and Food Security

VU Course ID: 00263
Curriculum: 6 weeks
Textbooks: None
Prerequisites: None
Instructor: Sarah Cardey and Andrew Ainslie
Provider: University of Reading (via FutureLearn)
Recordable: This course can be recorded in your VU transcript.

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starts 18 May

Course Description

Food security is a complex, global issue in which we all play a part. In this free online course, you’ll join experts from the School of Agriculture, Policy and Development at the University of Reading, to investigate our relationship with agriculture and your own food habits.You’ll meet food producers around the world and travel around the world from Europe to Africa to Asia, learning about the challenges of growing crops and managing livestock at the regional, national, community and household level.

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