CSU, Chico

Agribusiness Institute

Agribusiness Institute

The Agribusiness Institute is a component of the College of Agriculture at California State University, Chico.

Mission

The institute provides agricultural business expertise in the areas of education, marketing, human resource development, management, and finance. Within this mission, there is focus on enhancing learning experiences, involving faculty in professional development activities, and serving the needs of agribusinesses in California and other Western States.

Goals

  • Providing management and economic information that will assist managers in agribusiness
  • Develop educational programs for North State and regional interests
  • Advising on financial management, market analysis, value-added agriculture, and e-commerce for agribusiness firms
  • Through applied research, develop economic, management, and marketing information
  • Support professional relationships between the College of Agriculture faculty and the agricultural community in order to improve opportunities for undergraduate students developing careers in agriculture
  • Working with other groups at California State University, Chico, and other institutions to accomplish projects within the scope of the Institute

Contact

Agribusiness Institute
College of Agriculture
California State University, Chico
Chico, CA 95929-0310
Telephone: 530-898-4146