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NRES 488 L1 - Soil Fertility and Fertilizers

Campus: Urbana-Champaign


Provides a broad-based understanding of the basic principles of soil fertility and their application. Coverage includes the occurrence, cycling, and plant availability of the essential mineral nutrients in soils; fertilizer sources, soil reactions, and efficiency; evaluating fertilizer and lime needs; methods of fertilizer application; and the economics of fertilization. Course Information: Same as CPSC 488. 3 undergraduate hours. 3 graduate hours. Prerequisite: NRES 201.

Special Instructions:

This is an online, asynchronous course. The Thursday meeting time is for quizzes and the midterm exam. If all seats are full, complete the form at http://go.illinois.edu/NRESwaitinglist to be added to the waiting list. Students are required to log in and use Compass2g (compass2g.illinois.edu) in order to complete this course.

Option 1

Number of Required Visit(s): 0

Course Level: Graduate

Credit: 0

Term(s): Spring

Option 2

Number of Required Visit(s): 0

Course Level: Graduate

Credit: 3

Term(s): Spring


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