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Agriculture Environment & Community Sustainability in Costa Rica

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Program Type Departmental
Program Location San Jose, Costa Rica
Course # SA 21255
Duration Spring Break
Upcoming Program Dates
To Be Announced
Past Dates
Spring Break 2018 03/10/18 to 03/17/18

Program Leader
Purdue University
Room 26 Agriculture Administration Building
West Lafayette, Indiana 47907-1168

Phone: 765-494-6876
Fax: 765-494-9613

Program Description

This eight-day international educational program will focus on agricultural, community and environmental sustainability in the tropical setting of Costa Rica. Visit CATIE Tropical Research campus; guided rainforest hike; whitewater rafting; tour pineapple, banana, chocolate & coffee plantation & processing plants; Fair Trade Co-ops; Costa Rican Wildlife & Conservation initiatives; Arenal Volcano; experience local culture through agrotourism & farms; Fishermen’s Co-Ops; Environmental challenges and initiatives; meet local students; and much more! 

For more information contact:
Dr. Marcos Fernandez, OAP,
Amy Jones, OAP,  

Program Website: Ag Study Abroad


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