AGRON 592 1 Fall 2021 - Current Issues in Agronomy

Fall 2021
3 credit hours
Enrollment Limit: 
August 23, 2021 - December 17, 2021
David Kwaw-Mensah,, 515-294-8039
Course Description: 
Critical analysis and discussion of agricultural practices, programs, and policies of current interest to the field of agronomy. Leadership skill development through consideration of technical, social, and ethical components underlying controversial topics. Enhancement of communication proficiency through debate and writing in order to define problems, articulate possible solutions, and propose appropriate courses of action. Required course for the Master of Science in agronomy degree program.
Course Prerequisites: 
AGRON 501, AGRON 503, AGRON 511, AGRON 512, AGRON 513, AGRON 514
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 online degree program. All other majors contact the MS Agronomy program office at 515-294-2999 or
Proctor Requirements: 
No requirements

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