Course Descriptions

Agronomy (AGR) Courses

AGR 100 Soil Science (3-0) 3 credits

A practical introduction to the composition and importance of soils. Topics covered: sampling, classifications and naming of soils with their various uses, nutrient components, analysis and management of nutrients, soil organisms, environmental and man-made damage to soils with discussions on mitigation. This course is foundational for a variety of environmental disciplines.  View Course Syllabus Adobe Acrobat, PDF