|Soil Fertility and Plant Nutrition|
|CLASS CODE:||AGRON 321||CREDITS: 3|
|DIVISION:||AGRICULTURAL AND LIFE SCIENCES|
|DEPARTMENT:||AGRICULTURE BUSINESS SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY|
|GENERAL EDUCATION:||This course does not fulfill a General Education requirement.|
|DESCRIPTION:||Field identification and measurement of plant nutrient deficiencies, petiole analysis and crop fertilization methods.|
|CONTENT AND TOPICS:||* Relationships between soil and plant nutrients and fertilizers.
* Agricultural applications of soil fertilizers.
* Role of each essential nutrient in the soil and plants.
|GOALS AND OBJECTIVES:||1. Study relationships between soil and plant nutrients and fertilizers.
2. Determine agricultural applications of soil fertilizers.
3. Determine the role of each essential nutrient in the soil and plants.
|EFFECTIVE DATE:||August 2001|