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
In-Person
Starting at $650.00
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

Winter 2023 Schedule

Date & Time
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Tuesday 6:30PM - 9:30PM PT
Available
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Instructor: Marziyeh Haghighat
389585
Fee:
$650.00
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Location: UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
ENROLL BY: Jan 10, 2023
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Notes
Internet access required. Materials Required.
Refund Deadline
No refunds after January 16, 2023
Course Requirements
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Tue Jan 10, 2023
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
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Tue Jan 17, 2023
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
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Tue Jan 24, 2023
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
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Tue Jan 31, 2023
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
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Tue Feb 7, 2023
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
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Tue Feb 14, 2023
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
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Tue Feb 21, 2023
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
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Tue Feb 28, 2023
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
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Tue Mar 7, 2023
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center
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Tue Mar 14, 2023
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
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Tue Mar 21, 2023
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center

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