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Success in the industry today requires more than just knowledge of agricultural methods. Agribusiness will provide the business edge you are looking for.

Are you looking for a strong foundation in agricultural economics, management, marketing and more? A degree in agriculture with an emphasis in agribusiness at Lincoln University of Missouri will provide an understanding of economics, technology, policy and entrepreneurship. Our faculty will help you be a leader in agricultural sales, commodities brokerages, production supply chain management, farm and ranch operations, food processing and crop insurance.

Students have the opportunity to gain practical experience by visiting farms, research laboratories and companies, and by participating in projects, attending conferences and talking to business leaders. Additionally, students will increase their involvement through classroom activities, internships, Ag club, collegiate FFA Chapter, and corporate-sponsored student organizations. An agribusiness minor will develop leadership, team, communication skills and other positive attributes of students.

What is an agribusiness minor? 

The agribusiness minor serves students with majors in other fields who are interested in careers in agriculture-related businesses. The minor teaches business principles in the agriculture industry and prepares students to work in food, fiber, and natural resources-related businesses and governmental agencies. 

Our diverse faculty and staff have real-world agriculture and science expertise to increase your knowledge and experience during your college career. The staff and faculty are committed to using their time, talents, and intellectual resources to mentor you to success.


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State-of-the-art farms and labs

Farms where students gain practical experience at Lincoln University incorporate:

  • Aquaculture
  • Large and small ruminant production
  • Greenhouses
  • Vegetable and fruit production
  • Integrated pest management
  • Selected agronomic crops

Degree Info

Major Checklist: Emphasis in Agribusiness


  • Agribusiness
  • Agriculture
  • Geospatial Information Sciences
  • Wildlife Management

Find Your Major!

If you're not sure if Agriculture and Environmental Science is the right department for you, use our Find Your Major tool to find the major that is best suited for you.

Contact Us

Department of Agriculture and Environmental Sciences
Irasema Steck, Administrative Assistant
219 Frank Hall
816 Chestnut Street
Jefferson City, MO  65101
P: 573-681-5380  F: 573-681-5955