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AGRON 512 1 Spring 2021 - Soil-Plant Environment
3 credit hours
January 11, 2021 - May 7, 2021
David Kwaw-Mensah, firstname.lastname@example.org, 515-294-8039
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.
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: http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/book/9780123849052
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 required for online exams. Proctor registration instructions provided at start of term.