ABM 104 Fertilizers

This course is the study of fertilizer selection, use and application with emphasis on needs of central Illinois soils and crops. Students become familiar with common primary nutrients, secondary nutrients and micronutrients. Conditions which require their use are also studied. Students determine the proper rate for each nutrient for common Illinois crops. R, 12 (2 lecture hours and 2 laboratory hours) Note: In addition to tuition, this course requires an additional variable tuition rate.