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Effective Fall 2015. Previous descriptions may have had different requirements. Have questions? See an advisor.
AGR100 Introduction to Agribusiness Credit Hours: 3.00
Overview of agricultural business industries and careers. Includes history of agribusinesses, business planning and management, and financial and economic principles of agriculture.
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Offered: May not be offered this year, check class schedule.
Course Outline This course is not offered in the current Schedule of Classes.
 
AGR101 Introduction to Agriculture Science Credit Hours: 3.00
Overview of topics, careers and practices in agriculture science. Includes food safety, biotechnology, and environmental and natural resources sciences. Also includes ethics, nutrition and disease as they relate to the agricultural sciences.
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Offered: May not be offered this year, check class schedule.
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AGR102 Introduction to Plants, Soils and Crops Credit Hours: 3.00
Overview of plant systems. Includes taxonomy, anatomy and physiology, and reproduction. Also includes the history of agriculture, and principles of crop and pest management.
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Offered: May not be offered this year, check class schedule.
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AGR185 Careers in Crop Production Credit Hours: 1.00
Exploration of career opportunities in crop production. Includes exposure to a broad array of relevant careers working with field crops, permanent tree crop production, turf science, and a variety of horticultural crops grown throughout the western United States and other regions of the world. Also includes career management; and preparation of a resume, cover letter, and internship proposal.
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Offered: Summer.
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AGR200IN Introduction to Soil Science Credit Hours: 4.00
Basic principles of soil as a component of terrestrial ecosystems. Includes the composition of soil and its operation within the overall biosphere. Also includes soil as a medium for plant growth in croplands, rangelands, and forest lands. Also includes the role of soils in environmental quality, health, water resources, erosion, recreation, and wildlife.
Prerequisite(s): CHM151IN
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Information: IN is the integrated version of the course with the lecture and lab taught simultaneously.
Offered: Fall.
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