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AREC 382 - Food Systems, Distribution and Supply Chains

Course Career Undergraduate
Units 3
Approved Hours 3-0-0
Fee index 6
Faculty Agric, Life & Environ Sciences
Department Resource Econ Enviro Sociology
Typically Offered second term

Introduction to concepts in logistics, supply chain management and issues in food systems, distribution and farm-to-plate supply chains. Topics include product differentiation and competition in food retailing, local food innovation and food start-ups, food logistics and online marketing systems, Alberta food landscape and policy. Prerequisite: ECON 101.