First part of a two-semester sequence required of AFE students. This course covers the major biological, chemical and physical components of agricultural systems. Each is discussed from the viewpoints of both the underlying natural processes and principles, and their significance for major agricultural, food safety, and environmental policy issues in the US today. In the first semester, the topics covered are soils, water, nutrients, and genetic resources.
Agricultural Science and Policy I
|Semester/Term||SIS Number||Meeting Time||Location||Instructors||Syllabus|
|Spring 2017||22552||Tuesday, Thursday 10:30am - 12:00pm||Jaharis 118||Timothy Griffin, Christian Peters|