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AGBB 2083 - Vegetables

  • NonCredit

Craving delicious, home-grown vegetables? Take this course to learn foundational principles for planning a vegetable garden, including planting times, layout design, soil preparation and fertilization, routine care, and frost protection tips.

Students who successfully complete this course will be able to:

  • Describe considerations in garden layout and planting times
  • Describe block style layout in a raised bed garden design
  • Explain construction and management of a basic raised bed garden
  • Describe soil preparation and fertilization for the vegetable garden
  • Describe routine garden care including mulching, irrigation, and water conservation
  • Describe routine care for tomatoes
  • Describe routine care for growing other vegetables
  • Diagnose (identify and recommend management strategies for) common vegetable insects and diseases
  • Describe methods for frost protection and microclimate modification

Students receive access to the course for 1 year from the time of registration to complete the course.

Noncredit courses do not produce academic credit nor appear on a Colorado State University academic transcript.

Please note that there are no refunds for open entry courses.


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