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Subject guide for agribusiness

Subject Resources

If you are just starting out as an agribusiness student and need some background/fundamentals, the following can help:

If you are still brainstorming a topic for your research, in addition to browsing the background materials listed above, consider the following:

  • Agricultural Safety
  • Agriculture Technology
  • Farmer Education
  • Organic Agriculture
  • Small and Family Farms
  • Sustainable Agriculture
  • Farming regulations
  • Indoor cultivation of Chinese bamboo
  • Agro policies
  • Agroindustry
  • Alternative breeding
  • Animal diseases control
  • Animal genetics
  • Animal nutrition
  • Aquaculture
  • Biodiversity
  • Biomassa
  • Biotechnology
  • Botanical pesticides
  • Breeding
  • Climate change
  • Cover crop
  • Crop management
  • Drainage systems
  • Ecology studies
  • Economic development
  • Ecosystems
  • Entomology
  • Environmental legislation
  • Epidemiology
  • Agro management
  • Farming systems
  • Milk factory types
  • Fertilizers
  • Fisheries
  • Forest ecology
  • Food safety
  • Forest products
  • Herbicide
  • Horticulture
  • Hydrology
  • Immunology
  • Import quota
  • Insecticides
  • Insects
  • Corn cooperation
  • Trade barriers
  • Irrigation
  • Livestock
  • Milk producing
  • Natural resources
  • Organic farming
  • Pest control
  • Pesticides
  • Plant anatomy
  • Plant products
  • Post-harvest technology
  • Farming quality controls
  • Rangelands
  • Sustainable windmills
  • Vegetables
  • Viruses
  • Viticulture
  • Vivisection

To search all of Schewe's databases, use the following:

To search agribusiness or agriculture databases, consider the following:

Here are some searches that will get you a variety of agribusiness books:

Here are some books in the agribusiness field which speak to timely and important topics:

You can find reliable and high-quality videos on a variety of topics below:

You can find reliable and high-quality agribusiness videos on the following topics:

Here are some websites which might be helpful for an agribusiness student:

For help citing materials, click below:

For help citing in the APA format, which is often used in agribusiness, consider using Schewe Library's APA citation guide:

Have subject specific questions?

If you have questions, you can contact us at:


Luke Beatty
 -- Library Director
217.245.3573


Garrett Traylor
 -- Reference & Cataloging Librarian
217.245.3022

For general inquiries, call 217.245.3020 or email us at schewe@ic.edu.