HORT 824Plant Nutrition and Nutrient Management Crosslisted as AGRO 824
Prereqs:AGRO 325 or basic course in plant physiology. A course in organic chemistry or biochemistry recommended.Offered spring semesters.Macro and micro nutrient elements and their function in the growth and development of plants. Role of single elements. Interaction and/or balances between elements and nutrient deficiency and/or toxicity symptoms as they affect the physiology of the whole plant. Relationship between crop nutrition and production and/or environmental considerations (e.g. yield, drought, temperature, pests).
Credit Hours: 3 Course Format: Lab 3, Lecture 3 Course Delivery: Classroom