Soil Science I: Physical Properties

at New York Botanical Garden - NYBG Bronx

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$495 8 seats left
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Mon, Oct 28, 10:30am - Dec 16, 1:30pm (7 sessions)

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Location:
NYBG Bronx, Bronx
2950 Southern Blvd
Btwn Bedford Park Blvd & Mosholu Pkwy
Bronx, New York 10458
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Venue: Watson Room 315
No class: 11/11/19
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Description
Class Level: All levels
Age Requirements: 18 and older
Average Class Size: 14
Teacher: Manny Grossman

What you'll learn in this horticulture class:

Soil is a dynamic, living organism and the very foundation of sustainable horticulture and agriculture. This course focuses on the texture, structure, density, and color of different soils and the dynamic relationship that exists among soil, water, and plants.

Learn irrigation and drainage techniques and explore how soil, organic matter, and microbiology relate to plant health and soil conservation.

Required Text:
Plaster, Edward J., Soil Science and Management, 5th Edition
Publisher: Delmar Cengage Learning, Inc. 2009

School Notes: If you purchase the class using a CourseHorse promotion or discount, these discounts will not reflect on your NYBG receipt. Actual price paid will be reflected on your CourseHorse receipt only.

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If you wish to withdraw from a course before it begins, you must notify the Registration Office ten full business days before the first class meeting. We will issue a refund minus a $10 processing fee.

If you must withdraw fewer than ten days before the first class meeting:
  • No refunds will be granted for: course levels 0–299 and 700–999
  • A 75% refund minus a $10 processing fee will be granted for course levels 300–599
Please note: Floral Design materials fees will not be refunded fewer than five (5) business days before class begins.

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When coming to class, please enter via Mosholu Entrance, located at 2950 Southern Boulevard, at all times. And ask for the Watson Building.

Start Dates (6)
Start Date Time Teacher # Sessions Price
10:30am - 1:30pm Manny Grossman 7 $495
This course consists of multiple sessions, view schedule for sessions.
Mon, Nov 04 10:30am - 1:30pm Manny Grossman
Mon, Nov 18 10:30am - 1:30pm Manny Grossman
Mon, Nov 25 10:30am - 1:30pm Manny Grossman
Mon, Dec 02 10:30am - 1:30pm Manny Grossman
Mon, Dec 09 10:30am - 1:30pm Manny Grossman
Mon, Dec 16 10:30am - 1:30pm Manny Grossman
6:00pm - 9:00pm Manny Grossman 7 $495
This course consists of multiple sessions, view schedule for sessions.
Wed, Jan 29 6:00pm - 9:00pm Manny Grossman
Wed, Feb 05 6:00pm - 9:00pm Manny Grossman
Wed, Feb 12 6:00pm - 9:00pm Manny Grossman
Wed, Feb 19 6:00pm - 9:00pm Manny Grossman
Wed, Feb 26 6:00pm - 9:00pm Manny Grossman
Wed, Mar 04 6:00pm - 9:00pm Manny Grossman
10:30am - 1:30pm Anna Paltseva 7 $495
This course consists of multiple sessions, view schedule for sessions.
Sat, Feb 01 10:30am - 1:30pm Anna Paltseva
Sat, Feb 08 10:30am - 1:30pm Anna Paltseva
Sat, Feb 22 10:30am - 1:30pm Anna Paltseva
Sat, Feb 29 10:30am - 1:30pm Anna Paltseva
Sat, Mar 07 10:30am - 1:30pm Anna Paltseva
Sat, Mar 14 10:30am - 1:30pm Anna Paltseva
6:00pm - 9:00pm Manny Grossman 7 $495
This course consists of multiple sessions, view schedule for sessions.
Mon, Feb 03 6:00pm - 9:00pm Manny Grossman
Mon, Feb 10 6:00pm - 9:00pm Manny Grossman
Mon, Feb 24 6:00pm - 9:00pm Manny Grossman
Mon, Mar 09 6:00pm - 9:00pm Manny Grossman
Mon, Mar 16 6:00pm - 9:00pm Manny Grossman
Mon, Mar 23 6:00pm - 9:00pm Manny Grossman
10:00am - 1:00pm George Lozefski 7 $495
This course consists of multiple sessions, view schedule for sessions.
Wed, Feb 12 10:00am - 1:00pm George Lozefski
Wed, Feb 19 10:00am - 1:00pm George Lozefski
Wed, Feb 26 10:00am - 1:00pm George Lozefski
Wed, Mar 04 10:00am - 1:00pm George Lozefski
Wed, Mar 11 10:00am - 1:00pm George Lozefski
Wed, Mar 18 10:00am - 1:00pm George Lozefski
Start Date Time Teacher # Sessions Price
10:30am - 1:30pm Anna Paltseva 7 $495
This course consists of multiple sessions, view schedule for sessions.
Tue, Mar 31 10:30am - 1:30pm Anna Paltseva
Tue, Apr 07 10:30am - 1:30pm Anna Paltseva
Tue, Apr 14 10:30am - 1:30pm Anna Paltseva
Tue, Apr 21 10:30am - 1:30pm Anna Paltseva
Tue, Apr 28 10:30am - 1:30pm Anna Paltseva
Tue, May 05 10:30am - 1:30pm Anna Paltseva

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