Properties of Soils and Plant Nutrition

Duration: 3 hours

The value of a soil for growing plants will be determined by both the chemical and physical properties of that soil. In this course, you will learn about the chemical and physical make-up of soils and plant nutrient requirements. Includes material on rock types, minerals, natural soil development (including weathering), fertility and plant nutrition, texture and effect on plant growth, and structure and its effect on plant growth.


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