AGBB 2084 - Summer 2022 Free Vegetables Course

  • Noncredit
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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 amendment 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. There is no instructor facilitation in this course.

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

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