Agriculture is an instructional program that generally describes the principles and practices of agricultural research and production and may prepare individuals to apply such knowledge and skill to the solution of practical agricultural problems. 

The program includes instruction in basic animal, plant, soil science and mechanization, animal husbandry, plant cultivation, soil conservation and mechanical technology.  It also includes instruction in the processes, scientific principles and management decisions concerned with agricultural production of agriculture-related processing and storage techniques.

Instruction may include an emphasis in aquaculture, hydroponics, food science and/or environmental science. 

Mr. Barber

724-489-9581 x228


The Agriculture program at MVCTC offers the following industry certifications:

OSHA Safety Certifcation

Pennsylvania Pesticide Applicator

Pennsylvania Nutrient Management

National Safe Tractor and Machinery Operator´╗┐