Fundamentals in Applied Agronomy is an introductory crops and soils course designed for the practitioner hoping to build their knowledge and skills in the topics that are most needed for a Certified Crop Adviser. Upon completion the learner should have a fundamental knowledge of soil and water, nutrient management, pest management, and crop management. Topics include basic soil physical and biological characteristics, resource conservation, irrigation, drainage, water quality, soil and tissue analysis and interpretation, fertilizers and other nutrient sources, soil pH and liming, pest identification, sampling, and control, cropping systems, planting practices, crop growth and development, harvest, storage, and managing production risk, among many others.

The course is taught using distance education technology, but a variety of practical examples and case situations will be woven into content delivery to maximize understanding and its application in the field. Whether you are personally involved in production agriculture, advising farmers as an agricultural retailer or consultant, a representative for an agricultural business or government agency, or just looking to build your expertise, this course will cover topics that should be of direct interest to you. While this course is not designed to teach a student how to take the Certified Crop Adviser exams or to cover all the topics included in local or International performance objectives, it will complement an individual’s preparation in becoming a Certified Crop Adviser or Certified Professional Agronomist.

You have 90 days to complete this course after purchase.

To view the course syllabus, click here.

Seminar Information
Seminar Date:
September 01, 2013
Fundamentals in Applied Agronomy - Soil and Water Management Lesson 1
Fundamentals in Applied Agronomy - Soil and Water Management Lesson 2
  Fundamentals in Applied Agronomy—Soil & Water Management is an introductory crops and soils course designed for the practitioner hoping to build their knowledge and skills in the topics that are most needed for a Certified Crop Adviser.  Topics include basic soil physical, chemical, and biological characteristics, resource conservation, water and solute movement, irrigation, drainage, and water quality, among many others.  The course is taught using distance education technology, but a variety of practical examples and case situations will be woven into content delivery to maximize understanding and its application in the field. Whether you are personally involved in production agriculture, advising farmers as an agricultural retailer or consultant, a representative for an agricultural business or government agency, or just looking to build your expertise, this course will cover topics that should be of direct interest to you.  While this course is not designed to teach a student how to take the Certified Crop Adviser exams or to cover all the topics included in local or International performance objectives, it will complement an individual’s preparation in becoming a Certified Crop Adviser or Certified Professional Agronomist.

Fundamentals in Applied Agronomy - Soil and Water Management Lesson 3
  Fundamentals in Applied Agronomy—Soil & Water Management is an introductory crops and soils course designed for the practitioner hoping to build their knowledge and skills in the topics that are most needed for a Certified Crop Adviser.  Topics include basic soil physical, chemical, and biological characteristics, resource conservation, water and solute movement, irrigation, drainage, and water quality, among many others.  The course is taught using distance education technology, but a variety of practical examples and case situations will be woven into content delivery to maximize understanding and its application in the field. Whether you are personally involved in production agriculture, advising farmers as an agricultural retailer or consultant, a representative for an agricultural business or government agency, or just looking to build your expertise, this course will cover topics that should be of direct interest to you.  While this course is not designed to teach a student how to take the Certified Crop Adviser exams or to cover all the topics included in local or International performance objectives, it will complement an individual’s preparation in becoming a Certified Crop Adviser or Certified Professional Agronomist.

Fundamentals in Applied Agronomy - Crop Management Lesson 1
 Fundamentals in Applied Agronomy—Crop Management is an introductory crops and soils course designed for the practitioner hoping to build their knowledge and skills in the topics that are most needed for a Certified Crop Adviser. Topics include an overview of major world and U.S. crops, cropping systems, seed quality considerations, hybrid and variety selection, planting practices, crop growth, development, and diagnostics, precision farming, harvest, storage, and managing production risk, among many others.  The course is taught using distance education technology, but a variety of practical examples and case situations will be woven into content delivery to maximize understanding and its application in the field. Whether you are personally involved in production agriculture, advising farmers as an agricultural retailer or consultant, a representative for an agricultural business or government agency, or just looking to build your expertise, this course will cover topics that should be of direct interest to you.  While this course is not designed to teach a student how to take the Certified Crop Adviser exams or to cover all the topics included in local or International performance objectives, it will complement an individual’s preparation in becoming a Certified Crop Adviser or Certified Professional Agronomist.
Fundamentals in Applied Agronomy - Crop Management Lesson 2
 Fundamentals in Applied Agronomy—Crop Management is an introductory crops and soils course designed for the practitioner hoping to build their knowledge and skills in the topics that are most needed for a Certified Crop Adviser. Topics include an overview of major world and U.S. crops, cropping systems, seed quality considerations, hybrid and variety selection, planting practices, crop growth, development, and diagnostics, precision farming, harvest, storage, and managing production risk, among many others.  The course is taught using distance education technology, but a variety of practical examples and case situations will be woven into content delivery to maximize understanding and its application in the field. Whether you are personally involved in production agriculture, advising farmers as an agricultural retailer or consultant, a representative for an agricultural business or government agency, or just looking to build your expertise, this course will cover topics that should be of direct interest to you.  While this course is not designed to teach a student how to take the Certified Crop Adviser exams or to cover all the topics included in local or International performance objectives, it will complement an individual’s preparation in becoming a Certified Crop Adviser or Certified Professional Agronomist.
Fundamentals in Applied Agronomy - Crop Management Lesson 3
 Fundamentals in Applied Agronomy—Crop Management is an introductory crops and soils course designed for the practitioner hoping to build their knowledge and skills in the topics that are most needed for a Certified Crop Adviser. Topics include an overview of major world and U.S. crops, cropping systems, seed quality considerations, hybrid and variety selection, planting practices, crop growth, development, and diagnostics, precision farming, harvest, storage, and managing production risk, among many others.  The course is taught using distance education technology, but a variety of practical examples and case situations will be woven into content delivery to maximize understanding and its application in the field. Whether you are personally involved in production agriculture, advising farmers as an agricultural retailer or consultant, a representative for an agricultural business or government agency, or just looking to build your expertise, this course will cover topics that should be of direct interest to you.  While this course is not designed to teach a student how to take the Certified Crop Adviser exams or to cover all the topics included in local or International performance objectives, it will complement an individual’s preparation in becoming a Certified Crop Adviser or Certified Professional Agronomist.
Fundamentals in Applied Agronomy - Nutrient Management Lesson 1
 Fundamentals in Applied Agronomy—Nutrient Management is an introductory crops and soils course designed for the practitioner hoping to build their knowledge and skills in the topics that are most needed for a Certified Crop Adviser. Topics include the basic concepts of soil fertility and plant nutrition, the nitrogen cycle, soil and tissue analysis and interpretation, fertilizers, manures, and other nutrient sources, fertilizer additives, calculations, soil pH, liming, and soil amendments, among many others.  The course is taught using distance education technology, but a variety of practical examples and case situations will be woven into content delivery to maximize understanding and its application in the field. Whether you are personally involved in production agriculture, advising farmers as an agricultural retailer or consultant, a representative for an agricultural business or government agency, or just looking to build your expertise, this course will cover topics that should be of direct interest to you.  While this course is not designed to teach a student how to take the Certified Crop Adviser exams or to cover all the topics included in local or International performance objectives, it will complement an individual’s preparation in becoming a Certified Crop Adviser or Certified Professional Agronomist.
Fundamentals in Applied Agronomy - Nutrient Management Lesson 2
 Fundamentals in Applied Agronomy—Nutrient Management is an introductory crops and soils course designed for the practitioner hoping to build their knowledge and skills in the topics that are most needed for a Certified Crop Adviser. Topics include the basic concepts of soil fertility and plant nutrition, the nitrogen cycle, soil and tissue analysis and interpretation, fertilizers, manures, and other nutrient sources, fertilizer additives, calculations, soil pH, liming, and soil amendments, among many others.  The course is taught using distance education technology, but a variety of practical examples and case situations will be woven into content delivery to maximize understanding and its application in the field. Whether you are personally involved in production agriculture, advising farmers as an agricultural retailer or consultant, a representative for an agricultural business or government agency, or just looking to build your expertise, this course will cover topics that should be of direct interest to you.  While this course is not designed to teach a student how to take the Certified Crop Adviser exams or to cover all the topics included in local or International performance objectives, it will complement an individual’s preparation in becoming a Certified Crop Adviser or Certified Professional Agronomist.
Fundamentals in Applied Agronomy - Nutrient Management Lesson 3
 Fundamentals in Applied Agronomy—Nutrient Management is an introductory crops and soils course designed for the practitioner hoping to build their knowledge and skills in the topics that are most needed for a Certified Crop Adviser. Topics include the basic concepts of soil fertility and plant nutrition, the nitrogen cycle, soil and tissue analysis and interpretation, fertilizers, manures, and other nutrient sources, fertilizer additives, calculations, soil pH, liming, and soil amendments, among many others.  The course is taught using distance education technology, but a variety of practical examples and case situations will be woven into content delivery to maximize understanding and its application in the field. Whether you are personally involved in production agriculture, advising farmers as an agricultural retailer or consultant, a representative for an agricultural business or government agency, or just looking to build your expertise, this course will cover topics that should be of direct interest to you.  While this course is not designed to teach a student how to take the Certified Crop Adviser exams or to cover all the topics included in local or International performance objectives, it will complement an individual’s preparation in becoming a Certified Crop Adviser or Certified Professional Agronomist.
Fundamentals in Applied Agronomy - Pest Management Lesson 1
 Fundamentals in Applied Agronomy—Pest Management is an introductory crops and soils course designed for the practitioner hoping to build their knowledge and skills in the topics that are most needed for a Certified Crop Adviser. Topics include identification of weeds, insects, and diseases, sampling and decision-making guidelines, pest management strategies, resistance management, pesticide modes of action, pesticide application and safety.  The course is taught using distance education technology, but a variety of practical examples and case situations will be woven into content delivery to maximize understanding and its application in the field. Whether you are personally involved in production agriculture, advising farmers as an agricultural retailer or consultant, a representative for an agricultural business or government agency, or just looking to build your expertise, this course will cover topics that should be of direct interest to you.  While this course is not designed to teach a student how to take the Certified Crop Adviser exams or to cover all the topics included in local or International performance objectives, it will complement an individual’s preparation in becoming a Certified Crop Adviser or Certified Professional Agronomist.

Fundamentals in Applied Agronomy - Pest Management Lesson 2
Fundamentals in Applied Agronomy—Pest Management is an introductory crops and soils course designed for the practitioner hoping to build their knowledge and skills in the topics that are most needed for a Certified Crop Adviser. Topics include identification of weeds, insects, and diseases, sampling and decision-making guidelines, pest management strategies, resistance management, pesticide modes of action, pesticide application and safety. The course is taught using distance education technology, but a variety of practical examples and case situations will be woven into content delivery to maximize understanding and its application in the field. Whether you are personally involved in production agriculture, advising farmers as an agricultural retailer or consultant, a representative for an agricultural business or government agency, or just looking to build your expertise, this course will cover topics that should be of direct interest to you.  While this course is not designed to teach a student how to take the Certified Crop Adviser exams or to cover all the topics included in local or International performance objectives, it will complement an individual’s preparation in becoming a Certified Crop Adviser or Certified Professional Agronomist.

Fundamentals in Applied Agronomy - Pest Management Lesson 3
 Fundamentals in Applied Agronomy—Pest Management is an introductory crops and soils course designed for the practitioner hoping to build their knowledge and skills in the topics that are most needed for a Certified Crop Adviser. Topics include identification of weeds, insects, and diseases, sampling and decision-making guidelines, pest management strategies, resistance management, pesticide modes of action, pesticide application and safety.  The course is taught using distance education technology, but a variety of practical examples and case situations will be woven into content delivery to maximize understanding and its application in the field. Whether you are personally involved in production agriculture, advising farmers as an agricultural retailer or consultant, a representative for an agricultural business or government agency, or just looking to build your expertise, this course will cover topics that should be of direct interest to you.  While this course is not designed to teach a student how to take the Certified Crop Adviser exams or to cover all the topics included in local or International performance objectives, it will complement an individual’s preparation in becoming a Certified Crop Adviser or Certified Professional Agronomist.

Individual topic purchase: Selected
American Society of Agronomy
Nutrient Management : 6.00
Soil and Water Management : 6.00
Integrated Pest Management : 6.00
Crop Management : 6.00
Soil Science Society of America
Professional Meetings: 24.00
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Streaming
Member/Certified Professional Price:$575.00
Non-Member Price:$699.00