Plant-Soil Environment

AGRON 512
XW
Agronomy
Credit Hours:
3
Fall
2018
Start Date: 
Monday, August 20, 2018 to Friday, December 14, 2018
Course Description: 
Soil properties and their impact on soil/plant relationships. Soil structure, aeration, moisture, and nutrients will be discussed in the context of soil fertility and environmental quality management. Enrollment priority given to distance MS Agronomy and Agronomy Graduate Certificate degree students.
Instructor:
Renuka Mathur
515-294-2628
Enrollment Limit: 
20
Requirements
Course Prerequisites: 
AGRON 502.
Restricted to graduate students enrolled in MS Agronomy and Agronomy Graduate Certificate online degree program at ISU. Students from other departments must get permission.
Proctor Requirements: 
Students will be required to find a proctor. Proctor forms will be emailed the second week of class.
Required Course Materials: 
Weil, R and Brady, N. The Nature and Properties of Soil. 15th Edition, 2017. Prentice Hall. ISBN: 9780133254488
Marschner, P. Mineral Nutrition of Higher Plants. 3rd Edition, September 2011. Elsevier Science. ISBN: 9780123849052. This book is available in print and electronic form. Free PDF: http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/book/9780123849052
Tuition and fees
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Tuition: 
Standard
College Delivery Fee: 
250.00