Climate and Crop Growth

AGRON 503
XW
Agronomy
Credit Hours:
3
Fall
2019
Start Date: 
Monday, August 26, 2019 to Friday, December 20, 2019
Course Description: 
Applied concepts in climate and agricultural meteorology with emphasis on the climate-agriculture relationship and the microclimate-agriculture interaction and crop risk management. Basic meteorological principles are also presented to support these applied concepts. Required course for the Master of Science in Agronomy degree program and Agronomy Graduate Certificate program.
Instructor:
Erik Kabela
515-294-2999
Enrollment Limit: 
20
Requirements
Course Prerequisites: 
AGRON 181 or equivalent
Math 140
Proctor Requirements: 
Students will be required to find a proctor.
Required Course Materials: 
Aguado, E. and Burt, J. Understanding Weather and Climate. 7th edition, October 2014. Prentice-Hall. ISBN 9780321987303.
Text ordering instructions: Order the book only. Do not order the Mastering Meteorology Kit offered with it. Do not order the Global Edition.
Tuition and fees
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College Delivery Fee: 
250.00