Soil and Plant Nutrition

BIOLGY X 493.2

Learn the physical, biological, and chemical properies of soils; learn what is in a soil report and how to improve your soil's yield.

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Winter
Spring
Remote
Starting at $670.00
As few as 11 weeks
4.0

What you can learn.

  • Define soil science vocabulary
  • Identify different soil textures and types
  • Understand the basics of the physical and chemical properties of soils
  • Learn to select and apply fertilizers and soil amendments effectively

About this course:

This introductory course covers the physical, biological and chemical properties of soils, as well as basic plant nutrition and fertilization. Soil conditions that affect plant-soil-air-water relations are discussed, including the effects of soil compaction and drainage. Other topics include the texture, structure and classification of soils; the use of soil amendments to improve soils; and the properties and applications of fertilizers.
Prerequisites
Recommended but not required for enrollment: BIOLGY X 496.2 General Botany for Gardeners

Spring 2024 Schedule

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Wednesday 6:30PM - 9:30PM PT
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Instructor: Marziyeh Haghighat
396203
Fee:
$670.00
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Location: Remote Classroom
ENROLL BY: Apr 3, 2024
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Notes

Internet access required. Materials Required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after April 09, 2024
Course Requirements
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Wed Apr 3, 2024
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
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Wed Apr 10, 2024
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
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Wed Apr 17, 2024
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
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Wed Apr 24, 2024
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
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Wed May 1, 2024
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
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Wed May 8, 2024
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
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Wed May 15, 2024
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
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Wed May 22, 2024
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
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Wed May 29, 2024
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
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Wed Jun 5, 2024
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
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Wed Jun 12, 2024
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
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