Soil Science (AGR-170)

Course Description

This course covers the basic principles of soil management and fertilization. Topics include liming, fertilization, soil management, biological properties of soil (including beneficial microorganisms), sustainable land care practices and the impact on soils, and plant nutrients. Upon completion, students should be able to analyze, evaluate, and properly amend soils/media according to sustainable practices.


Classroom Hours: 2

Lab/Shop Hours: 2

Clinical Hours: 0

Work Experience Hours: 0