Agriculture and Related Technology Programs

Agricultural Education proposes to meet the educational, food, and fiber requirements of a global community. Our vision is to provide instruction in technology, production, environmental stewardship, agricultural literacy, and leadership to our clients.

Agriculture and Environmental Science and Technology

AEST provides students with “hands-on” experiences related to the application of technologies in agriculture and life skills.

Courses include:

  • Aquaculture
  • Soil Sciences
  • Crop Sciences
  • Animal Sciences
  • Natural Resources
  • Physical & Mechanical Technology
  • Agricultural Sciences

Professional Affiliations


Contact Information

Lee James
State Supervisor of Secondary Agriculture Programs 
Mississippi Department of Education
P. O. Box 284 
Weir, MS 39772

Phone: 662-.285-7306
Fax: 662.-547-6511
Office of Career and Technical Education      Phone: (601) 359-3461      Fax: (601) 359-3481

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