AGRON 501 1 Fall 2020 - Crop Growth and Development

Fall 2020
3 credit hours
Enrollment Limit: 
20
Date: 
August 24, 2020 - December 18, 2020
Instructor: 
Lori Abendroth, labend@iastate.edu, 515-294-5692
Course Description: 
Physiological processes in crop growth, development and yield: photosynthesis, respiration, water relations, mineral nutrition, assimilate partitioning, seedling vigor, light interception and canopy growth, root growth, reproduction and yield. Required course for the Master of Science in Agronomy degree program and Agronomy Graduate Certificate program.
Course Prerequisites: 
AGRON 181 or equivalent
MATH 140
CHEM 163
BIOL 101
Required Course Materials: 
No textbook. All course materials will be available online.
Departmental Requirements: 
Controlled Enrollment: AGR. Restricted to graduate students enrolled in the MS Agronomy, MS Plant Breeding and Agronomy Graduate Certificate online degree programs. All other majors contact the MS Agronomy program office at 515-294-2999 or msagron@iastate.edu.
Proctor Requirements: 
No requirements

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