Description: Research a specific agricultural enterprise. Develop and present a business plan using materials from the primary area of interest. Requires the completion of a shadowing assignment and the analysis of case studies.
Prerequisites: Sophomore or higher standing plus permission from the instructor.
The proposed independent study is subject to approval of the Director of the Engler Agribusiness Entrepreneurship Program.
Description: Entrepreneurship can be approached from many angles and with significant diversity in both value proposition, market reach and concept to customer process. This offering provides the opportunity for students to investigate a particular topic or concept that is professionally relevant under the guidance of a faculty advisor(s) with appropriate expertise/skills/network. EAEP 496 requires individual or team project work focused on investigation of a topic relevant to developing entrepreneurial capacity.