Portland Community College | Portland, Oregon

Introduces the structure and function of soils including the soil food web, composting and compost tea, and the basics of biogeochemical cycling. Explores basic plant anatomy and the growing of flowers, vegetables and fruits in the Pacific Northwest. Includes discussion of organic pest control, beneficial insects, and pruning and grafting and exploration of these concepts in laboratory. An interest in plants and a basic high school biology course are recommended. Audit available.  (For detailed information, see the Course Content and Outcome Guide ).

Credits:
4.00
Registration:
you will need the CRN to register.
Fees:
many classes have additional fees.
Materials:
classes marked with $0 or <$40 use low cost materials. Cost does not include art supplies, calculators, fees, and equipment.
CRN Campus / Bldg / Rm Time Days Dates Materials
 
20546 Rock Cr Campus / BLDG7 / 103 12:30 PM-01:50 PM MW 03-Apr-2017 thru 14-Jun-2017 Textbooks for CRN 20546
Instructor: Kevin J Lien
Notes: Has Community-Based Learning Option - www.pcc.edu/cbl
Tuition: credit Fees: $12.00
and Rock Cr Campus / BLDG7 / 125 09:00 AM-11:50 AM W 05-Apr-2017 thru 14-Jun-2017 Textbooks for CRN 20546
Instructor: Kevin J Lien