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Creating plots to test the effects of soil nutrients on weed growth.

Cleaning a hydroponic growing channel.

Making a new friend on the farm.

Checking a soybean plant for soybean aphids.


Cornell's Agricultural Sciences Major gives you the flexibility to tailor your studies to meet your needs with concentrations in Animal Science, Business Management and Policy, Education and Society, Organic Agriculture, and Sustainable Cropping Systems Management. Develop your leadership skills and get practical, hands-on experience while you explore the dynamics of agricultural systems and related environmental and socio-economic issues.

Graduates pursue a variety of careers, including food production and marketing, agricultural education in secondary schools, organic farming, Cooperative Extension, and crop consultation.