Organic Agricultural Theory and Practice

AGRON 584
XW
Agronomy
Credit Hours:
3
Spring
2019
Start Date: 
Tuesday, January 15, 2019 to Friday, May 10, 2019
Dual/Cross Listed: 
HORT 584, SUSAG 584
Course Description: 
Understanding of the historical origins and ecological theories underpinning the practices involved in organic agriculture. Interdisciplinary examination of crop and livestock production and socio-economic processes and policies in organic agriculture from researcher and producer perspectives.
Instructor:
Kathleen Delate
515-294-7069
Enrollment Limit: 
10
Requirements
Course Prerequisites: 
Prereq: 9 cr. in biological or physical sciences
Proctor Requirements: 
None
Required Course Materials: 
C. Francis, editor, 2009. Organic Farming: The Ecological System. Agron. Monogr. 54. ASA, CSSA, SSSA, Madison, WI. doi:10.2134/agronmonogr54.frontmatter;
Available online: https://dl.sciencesocieties.org/publications/books/tocs/agronomymonogra/organicfarmingt
Tuition and fees
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College Delivery Fee: 
200.00