AGRON 553: Soil-Plant Relationships
(Cross-listed with ENSCI). (3-0) Cr. 3. S.
Prereq: AGRON 354
Composition and properties of soils in relation to the nutrition and growth of plants.
Agronomy is the science and technology of producing plants that serve humans, using practices essential for maintaining and improving life. The Department of Agronomy offers a major leading to a degree of bachelor of science (BS) in agronomy. Graduates have the theoretical and practical knowledge needed for efficient and sustainable crop production. They are skilled in critical thinking, problem solving, communicating, and working effectively with others. They understand the ethical, cultural, and environmental dimensions of issues facing agronomists globally.