Class Number 63304
Catalog Number 10-080-105
Class Title Intro to Soil Science
Class Topic
Semester / Year Fall 2021
Units 3.00
Instructor Raatz,Teri A
Course Fee  $490.38
Senior Fee  $490.38



Location Stevens Point Complete an online Registration Form
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Building Stevens Point Campus
Instruction Mode Hybrid/In Person > 5
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Class Description
Designed to provide students with fundamental knowledge of soil and soil composition. Includes study of soil types, formation factors, physical properties, biological properties, and basic soil chemistry. Units covering tillage, conservation, pH, soil management, plant nutrients, and fertilizer sources are also included. Students gain the skills required to interpret soil test reports and soil survey maps and recognize qualities of various soil types. Students perform soil sampling, residue measurements, compaction assessments, and soil loss determinations per crop rotation guidelines. A nutrient management plan is created and analyzed.
Important Class Notes
This class uses various types of instruction. Blackboard is used for the online portion of instruction. Information about accessing Blackboard can be found at Follow the instructions on the website or Blackboard home page to enroll in the Online Orientation and familiarize yourself with how Blackboard works. Please note that courses will not show up in Blackboard until the first day of class.

Course Offerings
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Class Number Catalog Number Class Title Class Topic Location Start Date View Class Information
63205  10-080-105  Intro to Soil Science    Marshfield  10/26/21  View Class Information 
63310  10-080-105  Intro to Soil Science    Adams  10/13/21  View Class Information 



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