HORT 1080 - Pest Management



3 Credits

3.00 Credit Hours

Pre-Requisite(s): Provisional Admission

NOTE: Students enrolled in this course are required to complete the entry level occupational work ethics course during the same term.

This course provides an introduction to the principles and mechanisms of integrated pest management across a diverse array of pests including insects, weeds, plant pathogens, nematodes and vertebrates. Specifically, the course will provide students with a fundamental and practical understanding of integrated pest management in a landscape setting with emphasis on pest identification and control; pesticide application safety; and legal requirements for state licensure.