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University of California, Davis
Plant Sciences B.S.

Plants are the foundation of agricultural systems and will be increasingly utilized as renewable energy resources. A major in plant sciences will provide you a scientific understanding of how plants grow and develop in managed ecosystems and how plant products are utilized for food, fiber, fuel and environmental enhancement. Advances in science and technology are providing new options for using plants to support a growing global population, while minimizing adverse impacts on our natural resources. Graduates with a plant sciences degree from UC Davis are well-prepared to work in a wide range of areas related to food and fiber production and marketing, renewable energy resources, environmental conservation and restoration, and agribusiness. The combination of science and practical experience prepares graduates to be innovators in sustaining agricultural productivity and environmental quality.

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