AGRON 512 1 Spring 2021 - Soil-Plant Environment

Spring 2021
3 credit hours
Enrollment Limit: 
January 11, 2021 - May 7, 2021
David Kwaw-Mensah,, 515-294-8039
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.
Course Prerequisites: 
Recommended AGRON 501
Required Course Materials: 
1. Weil, R and Brady, N. The Nature and Properties of Soil. 15th Edition (April 2016). Pearson Education. Hardcover & eTextbook ISBN: 9780133254488
2. Marschner, P. Mineral Nutrition of Higher Plants. 3rd Edition (September 2011). Elsevier Science. Hardcover & eTextbook ISBN: 9780123849052. Free PDF:
Departmental Requirements: 
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: 
Proctor required for online exams. Proctor registration instructions provided at start of term.

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