Online Animal Agriculture & Climate Change Certification Course

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The Animal Agriculture and Climate Change online certification course will provide an in-depth understanding of the relationship between animal agriculture and climate change, both nationally and regionally, right from your office or home.   This 12-hour, self-paced course will prepare you to discuss this new topic with your clientele and give you the resources to incorporate it into your existing programming.  It also qualifies for continuing education credits from Certified Crop Advisor (CCA) and American Registry of Professional Animal Scientists.

What are participants saying?

"I will use this info to help producers I work with plan better for the future."

"It's so convenient to have on-line courses that you can take part in the classes any time you like."

"I know where to begin looking for quality information."

To learn more about the course, read the Course Brochure or the Syllabus

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Introduction to AACC Online Course Video:

Course lessons include:

  1. Climate is Always Changing: Recent Weather Trends
  2. Climate Impacts on Animal Production
  3. Adaptation and Risk Management
  4. Climate Science
  5. Contribution and Mitigation of Greenhouse Gas Emissions
  6. Regulations, Policy, and Market Opportunities
  7. Communication Strategies during Controversy


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This work is supported by the USDA National Institute of Food and Agriculture, New Technologies for Ag Extension project.