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Agriculture Day

Juniors and Seniors around the Magic Valley will have the opportunity to explore CSI’s Agriculture department in-depth with information sessions and hands on activities. Students interested in the following programs should register; Horticulture, Equine, Agriculture, Vet Tec, Animal Science, Aquaculture, Wind Energy, Food Processing and Environmental Technology.

Agriculture

When is it? Thursday, October 15, 2015
What time? 9:00am- 2:30pm
Who can come? Juniors and Seniors
Is space limited? Yes, space is limited to the first 100 people who RSVP
How much does it cost? Free
Will lunch be provided? Yes, free lunch to all participants and chaperons




Agenda

9:00 am Arrive/Check In
9:15 am Information Session
10:00 am Transition
10:15 am Session 1
11:00 am Transition
11:15 am Session 2
12:00 pm Lunch
12:45 pm Transition
1:00 pm Barn Wars
2:15 pm Closing
2:30 pm Depart Campus

Session 1 Overview 10:15 am - 11:00 am

Aquaculture
Aquaculture: Students will learn about the expanding needs in the commercial aquaculture industry, degree requirements, and visit the college hatchery.

Veterinary Technology
Vet Tech: Students will have the opportunity to learn about program application, course  descriptions, view a demonstration and interact one-on-one with the advisor.

Animal Science
Animal Science: Students will learn about program curriculum (genetics, physiology, and nutrition), career possibilities, transferability, and participate in hands-on activities.

Agribusiness
Agriculture: Students will learn about program requirements, course descriptions, transferability, and interact one-on-one with the advisor.

Note: Students selecting Aquaculture will not be able to participate in a session 2 due to traveling time.

Session 2 Overview 11:15 am - 12:00 pm

Food Processing Technology
Food Processing Technology: Students will have the opportunity to learn about CSI's newest program! Everything from application, course descriptions, participation in a lab demonstration and one-on-one interaction with the instructor.

Animal Science
Animal Science: Students will learn about program curriculum (genetics, physiology, and nutrition), career possibilities, transferability, and participate in hands-on activities.

Horse Management
Equine: Students will receive information about the many aspects of the horse industry and managing their own horses. Session will include degree requirements and hands-on activities.

Wind Energy Technician
Environmental Technology
Wind Energy/Environmental Technology: Students interested in Wind Energy will learn how to troubleshoot, maintain and operate industrial size wind turbines. Students interested in Environmental Technology will learn how to produce renewable energy (combustion and electrical). Session will include program admission, degree requirements and hands-on activities.