1055 Open Fall Courses

Oceanside: 1 Barnard Drive Oceanside, CA 92056 | San Elijo: 3333 Manchester Avenue Cardiff, CA 92007 | CLC: 1831 Mission Avenue Oceanside, CA 92058

Organic Crop Production: Warm Season

This course introduces the principles and practices of organic crop production with an emphasis on warm season crops. It applies sustainability principles and ecological concepts to field-based exercises and hands-on practices in the production of edible and ornamental crops. Topics emphasized include selecting, starting, and maintaining crops, irrigation methods, organic weed and pest control strategies, alternative cropping methods, and profitability. Students are required to attend field trips.

Course Number: 1939

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