Crop Improvement

AGRON 511
XW
Agronomy
Credit Hours:
3
Fall
2019
Start Date: 
Monday, August 26, 2019 to Friday, December 20, 2019
Course Description: 
Basic principles in the genetic improvement of crop plants. Methods of cultivar development in self-pollinated and cross-pollinated crop species. Required course for the Master of Science in agronomy degree program and agronomy graduate certificate program.
Instructor:
Debra Lee
515-294-2999
Enrollment Limit: 
20
Requirements
Course Prerequisites: 
AGRON 181 or equivalent
MATH 140, CHEM 163, BIOL 101
Proctor Requirements: 
Students will be required to find a proctor.
Required Course Materials: 
Sleper, D. and Poehlman J. Breeding Field Crops; 5th edition. July 2006. Wiley-Blackwell. ISBN: 9780813824284
Tuition and fees
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College Delivery Fee: 
250.00