Students will: demonstrate specific ways of managing agroforestry and forestry operations.show an understanding of business organization in relation to agroforestry and forestry operationsbe able to show how to manage credit and money as it applies to agroforestry and forestry operationsapply an understanding of marketing of agroforestry and

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Ag 130 Agroforestry and Forestry Business Management

CRN 15008/15856

Hawai'i Commu
nity College
-

Fall semester 2011

Tuesday

12:00 noon
-
2:45pm Bldg 3393 Room 104 (Computer lab)

Instructor
-

Allie Atkins Office 345F ( upper campus)

Office hours Monday/Wednesd
a
y 9:00 am to 10:30 a
m or by appointment.

Office 974
-
7739 Email: alizon@hawaii.edu

Ag 130


Specific course objectives
:



Students will:




demonstrate specific ways of managing agroforestry and
forestry operations.




show an un
derstanding of business organization in relation to
agroforestry and forestry operations




be able to show how to manage credit and money as it applies to
agroforestry and forestry operations




apply an understanding of marketing of agroforestry and
forestry

products




analyze costs of production in agroforestry and forestry




utilize business analysis in management of agroforestry and
forestry operations




show skills in cash flow budgeting of agroforestry and forestry
operations




be knowledgeable in how to mai
ntain a balance sheet for specific
agroforestry and forestry operations





understand the types and uses of business insurance in
agroforestry and forestry




demonstrate knowledge of federal, state and local regulations
relating to production and marketing o
f produce




show understanding of specific federal, state and local
regulations relating to employees




apply specific State of Hawaii and County regulations and zoning
controlling land use




demonstrate their ability to fill out appropriate tax forms for
Sta
te and Federal taxes




make a business plan for specific agroforestry and forestry
operations




Textbooks
:

Hollyer, Sullivan & Cox. This Hawaii Product Went to
Market.
(THPWM)

Software: Quicken or QuickBooks ( already installed in
Computer lab)






Evaluation
:




Exams and quizzes, papers and project reports, attendance
and participation.



Grade system for Ag 130



Max
pts


Worksheets
-
10

10pts ea

100


Attendance
-
14 5pts ea

70





Quiz 1

100


Quiz 2

100





Business plan rough draft


30


Business Plan Project

200





Final exam

100





TOTAL

700










Grade scale
:



90
-

100

A

80
-

89

B

70
-

79

C

60
-

69

D

< 60

F


Methods of Instr
uction
:



Classroom lectures supplemented by homework exercises, individual and
group projects,


student reports and field trips.