The life you live outside the classroom is as important to your education as lectures, papers and projects. We're as connected to our community as we are committed to our students. Emphasis on cash receipts, cash disbursements, accounts receivable and accounts payable.
Some assignments made using general ledger accounting software.
Prerequisites: High School biology or equivalent and High School Chemistry or equivalent with a grade of C or better within the last 5 years An introduction to plant science and plant physiology spanning the areas of food, ornamental crops and sustainable agriculture.
Computer application packages include Quickbooks, Peachtree, and Microsoft Excel.Emphasis on Global Positioning Systems (GPS), Geographic Information Systems (GIS), remote sensing, data acquisition, mapping, variable rate applications and economics of precision agriculture technologies.Includes a fundamental understanding of precision agriculture; identification and use appropriate hardware and software tools; experience in developing and interpreting prescription maps; effectively use data in management decisions; and understanding of precision agriculture applications in other countries.Corequisites: AGS 170/BIO 170 Introduction to plant science and plant physiology spanning the areas of food, ornamental crops and sustainable agriculture.Provides opportunities for laboratory application of concepts of plant science using basic research and production practices in plant science.