Intro to Soil Science

Designed to provide students with fundamental knowledge of soil and soil composition. Includes study of soil types, formation factors, physical properties, biological properties, and basic soil chemistry. Units covering tillage, conservation, pH, soil management, plant nutrients, and fertilizer sources are also included. Students gain the skills required to interpret soil test reports and soil survey maps and recognize qualities of various soil types. Students perform soil sampling, residue measurements, compaction assessments, and soil loss determinations per crop rotation guidelines. A nutrient management plan is created and analyzed.

Pre-Requisites
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Classes


Course: Intro to Soil Science (22372)

Hybrid/Telepresence
Location: Adams
Duration: 1/23/2023 - 3/17/2023

Days & Time:

Mon: 5:00 PM - 8:50 PM

Facility:

114 Telepresence Classroom AD

Instructor:

Mark Zee

Tuition and Fees: $477.18

Out of State Tuition and Fees: $477.18

Status:Active Seats Available:12
Essential Class Information: This class uses various types of instruction. Blackboard is used for the online portion of instructi ...


Course: Intro to Soil Science (22371)

Hybrid/Telepresence
Location: Stevens Point
Duration: 1/23/2023 - 3/17/2023

Days & Time:

Mon: 5:00 PM - 8:50 PM

Facility:

212 Telepresence Classrm STPT

Instructor:

Mark Zee

Tuition and Fees: $477.18

Out of State Tuition and Fees: $477.18

Status:Active Seats Available:20
Essential Class Information: This class uses various types of instruction. Blackboard is used for the online portion of instructi ...

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Agriculture, Food and Natural Resources


Catalog #10080105
Undergraduate