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Course Catalog 2008-2009 
Course Catalog 2008-2009 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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ENVS 295 - Practicum on Organic Farming Part I

Semester Offered: Second Semester, Second Module
Credits (Range): 1 Hour
Attribute: 1 EX

New Course added 10.18.2008.

This course will focus on the technical aspects of organic farming. The course will include guest lectures from area experts in combination with hands-on field work at the George Jones Farm. Topics to include: composting, soil development, plant propagation, water and drainage, insect and disease control, fertility, companion planting, harvest, post-harvest handling, marketing, and financial planning. This course follows the growing season. Students are highly encouraged to take both spring and fall modules
Instructor: B. Masi
Prerequisites & Notes
ENVS 101 or BIO 102

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