|Introduction to Soils|
|INTRO TO SOILS|
|CLASS CODE:||AGRON 220||CREDITS: 3|
|DIVISION:||AGRICULTURAL AND LIFE SCIENCES|
|DEPARTMENT:||AGRICULTURE BUSINESS SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY|
|GENERAL EDUCATION:||This course does not fulfill a General Education requirement.|
|DESCRIPTION:||A basic course dealing with the formation of soils as well as the physical, chemical and biological properties of soils.|
|TAUGHT:||Fall, Winter, and Summer|
|CONTENT AND TOPICS:||A basic course dealing with the formation, physical, chemical and biological properties of soils. Practical studies in diagnosing and correcting plant nutrient deficiencies for various crops and rotations.|
|GOALS AND OBJECTIVES:||1. Study plant relations to soil properties
2. Understand the physical, chemical, and biological properties of soil.
3. Determine the agricultural applications of soil properties.
|REQUIREMENTS:||Agron 220L Lab required to be taken with this class.|
|EFFECTIVE DATE:||August 2002|