HORT 824: Plant Nutrition and Nutrient Management

HORT 824
Plant 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