Courses: Agriculture


Course descriptions from the 2016-2017 Catalog.

AG 112 Introduction to Organic Agriculture (4)

This course is an introduction to natural resource sustainability in agriculture. Basic principles of soil science, plant culture, and pest management are explained and organic farming techniques are practiced. The societal, and environmental, reasons for engaging in organic agriculture are explored. The goal of this course is to increase understanding of organic farming and to introduce sustainable agriculture practices that can be applied in Hawai'i. (DB+DY)

Prerequisites: ENG 22 or ENG 24 with a grade of C or better or equivalent; and CR in MATH 22 or higher.