Online Winter Course: Plants, People and Food Production Themes: QSF and WOS


Contributed by Peter J. Melcher

Learn about food, your health and the environment from the comfort of your own home!  

In this course, you will explore the world of food and how diets impact health. Also, how different agriculture techniques impact global systems, such as available water and oil use. Enjoy learning through a few targeted readings and by watching some very cool documentaries - all from the comfort of your own home. 

If you have any questions, please contact: Peter Melcher: 

Link to Winter Sessions at IC:



Individuals with disabilities requiring accommodations should contact Peter J. Melcher at or (607) 274-3980. We ask that requests for accommodations be made as soon as possible.