AGRON 511 1 Spring 2021 - Crop Improvement

Spring 2021
3 credit hours
Enrollment Limit: 
25
Date: 
January 11, 2021 - May 7, 2021
Instructor: 
Debra Lee, deblee@iastate.edu, 515-294-2999
Course Description: 
Basic principles in the genetic improvement of crop plants. Methods of cultivar development in self-pollinated and cross-pollinated crop species.
Course Prerequisites: 
AGRON 181 or equivalent
MATH 140
CHEM 163
BIOL 101
Required Course Materials: 
Sleper, D. and Poehlman J. Breeding Field Crops; 5th edition. July 2006. Wiley-Blackwell. ISBN: 9780813824284
Departmental Requirements: 
Restricted to graduate students enrolled in MS Agronomy and Agronomy Graduate Certificate online degree programs at ISU. Students from other departments must get permission.
Proctor Requirements: 
Proctor required for online exams. Proctor registration instructions provided at start of term.

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