In this course chemical properties of plant nutrient sources will be discussed to familiarize students with materials use and their status as a nonrenewal natural resource. Methods and rates of application, effects on soil reactions, plant requirements and their environmental effects on the soil and water ecosystem are discussed to identify impacts of specific plant nutrient sources.
Credits: 3 Semesters Offered: Fall of Even Years Prerequisites: SWS 3022 or SWS 5050
Textbook: Soil Fertility and Fertilizers, 8th edition. Published in 2014 by Havlin, Beaton, Tisdale and Nelson.