Introduction to Soil

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Course Description

Understanding and working with your soil is essential to farming and ranching. Introduction to Soil is a study of the physical properties of soil including structure and texture. Topics include the origin and development of soils, the composition of soil horizon, and the interrelationship between soil fertility and plants. Emphasis will be placed on different methods for soil conservation and soil building practices in sustainable agriculture. There will be opportunities for hands on activities at the campus farm and field trips.

For questions regarding this course, please contact Terra Garcia.

Course Information

Sep 24th - Nov 1st
6 Weeks Total
MTh @ 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
36.00 Total Hours
Course Instructor
16 Students Registered
2 Seats Available

Course Registration

Course Cost Breakdown:
Base Cost of $174.00 + $1.00 Fees
$175.00 Course Cost
*May require a $1 or $3 insurance fee

This course was part of the 2018 Fall Semester and registration is closed. For additional help, please contact the program coordinator.

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