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AGPR 230
Plant Diseases and Insects


Credits: 5
Clock Hours per Quarter: 50

AA Discipline:

Lecture Hours:50


Description
Introduction to the identification, life cycles, and control of insects and diseases common to crops in Washington. Focuses on the fundamentals of entomology and plant pathology, not on specific problems and their control in a given crop. Formerly AGRI 215.

Intended Learning Outcomes
  • Recognize major body sections of insects.
  • Identify feeding habits of insects based on type of mouth parts.
  • Classify insects and diseases based on life cycle and relate stages of development to proper time of control procedures.
  • Recognize the most damaging insect orders and non-insect pests to Northwest agricultural commodities.
  • Identy and analyze pests for a given agronomic crop.
  • Identify the mode of action and method of entry for insecticides into the insect body.

  • Syllabi Listing See ALL Quarters
    Course
    Year Quarter
    Item
    Instructor  
    AGPR 230
    Winter 2016
    0054
    Gwen Stahnke
    AGPR 230
    Spring 2015
    0102
    Gwen Stahnke
    AGPR 230
    Winter 2015
    0054
    Gwen Stahnke
    AGPR 230
    Spring 2014
    0102
    Gwen Stahnke
    AGPR 230
    Winter 2014
    0054
    Gwen Stahnke


    Two Year Projected Schedule

    Year One* Year Two**
    Fall
    Winter
    Spring
    Summer
    Mini 
    Fall
    Winter
    Spring
    Summer
    Mini
     
    X
    X
     
     
     
    X
    X
     
     

    *If fall quarter starts on an odd year (2003, 2005, etc.), it's Year One.
    **
    If fall quarter starts on an even year (2002, 2004, etc.), it's Year Two.