Agricultural Systems Management

Precision Agriculture

Introduction to the principles and technologies of precision agriculture including: Global Positioning System (GPS), guidance systems, plant and soil sensors, soil sampling, yield mapping and related technologies. Prereq: Not open to students with credit for AgSysMgt 580.

Applied Agricultural Water Management

Planning and managing the drainage, irrigation, erosion and sediment control, water harvesting and storage systems and agricultural constructed wetlands for the agricultural landscape. Prereq: AgSysMt 2370 (AgSysMgt 370) and 2371 (371), or ConSysM 2440 (ConSysMt 440); and ENR 3000 (300.01); or permission of instructor. Not open to students with credit for AgSysMgt 575.

Group Studies

Advanced group studies of selected topics in Agricultural Systems Management. Prereq: Permission of instructor. Repeatable to a maximum of 8 cr hrs or 4 completions.

Individual Studies

Advanced individual study of problems and topics not included in regular Agricultural Systems Management courses. Prereq: CPHR 2.5 or above, and permission of instructor. Repeatable to a maximum of 8 cr hrs or 4 completions. This course is graded S/U.

Engines and Power Transmission

Principles of engine theory, operation, maintenance, and repair. In addition, alternative fuels, engine design and basic power transmission will be explored. Prereq: Math 1130 (130) or 1148 (148), and Physics 1103 (103), 1200 (111), or 1250 (131); or enrollment in Sustainable Plant Systems major or Landscape Construction minor. Not open to students with credit for AgSysMgt 232. This course is available for EM credit.

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