PLHRT 4551

PLHRT 4551

Course information provided by the Courses of Study 2023-2024.

Students learn the principles of mineral nutrient function in crop and landscape plants, are able to diagnose deficiencies by symptoms and tissue tests, and can devise organic and conventional nutrient management schemes that maximize productivity and mineral nutrient quality.

When Offered Spring.

Prerequisites/Corequisites Prerequisite: PLSCS 2600 and PLBIO 3420.

Comments Offered in even-numbered years only.

  • Characterize the behavior of mineral nutrients in the soil and how they affect plant growth and development.
  • Identify nutrient deficiencies and excesses in plants through visual symptoms.
  • Diagnose the nutrient status of plants using various tools and identify corrective measures.
  • Describe basic principles and methods of nutrient management for crops and landscape plants.

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  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: PLHRT 6551

  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 18856 PLHRT 4551   LEC 001

  • Instruction Mode: In Person
    Prerequisite: PLSCS 2600 and PLBIO 3420. Graduate students should enroll in PLHRT 6551.