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Beginner Level

Approx. 22 hours to complete

English

Subtitles: English

Learner Career Outcomes

50%

got a tangible career benefit from this course

100% online

Start instantly and learn at your own schedule.

Flexible deadlines

Reset deadlines in accordance to your schedule.

Beginner Level

Approx. 22 hours to complete

English

Subtitles: English

Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1
2 hours to complete

Introduction to Sustainable Agricultural Land Management

5 videos (Total 102 min), 1 reading, 1 quiz
5 videos
Project Video14m
Introduction Part I21m
Introduction Part II22m
Introduction Part III33m
1 reading
Syllabus10m
1 practice exercise
Week 1 Quiz20m
Week
2
4 hours to complete

Water Quality Issues and Regulations

3 videos (Total 77 min), 2 quizzes
3 videos
The Big Picture - The Value of Agriculture20m
Water Quality and Regulations27m
1 practice exercise
Week 2 Quiz20m
Week
3
2 hours to complete

TMDLs & Nutrients

3 videos (Total 71 min), 1 quiz
3 videos
Agricultural Soils31m
Nutrient Fates, Part 120m
1 practice exercise
Week 3 Quiz20m
Week
4
4 hours to complete

Best Management Practices

3 videos (Total 73 min), 2 quizzes
3 videos
Nutrient Fates, Part 319m
Nutrient Mass Balance26m
1 practice exercise
Week 4 Quiz20m
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Top reviews from Sustainable Agricultural Land Management

By VKFeb 21st 2018

best course yet on sustainable farming practices.\n\nprofessor speaks from experience and lays out the history and current landscape very clearly.. avoiding ideologies, judgement and speculation.

By AAMar 11th 2019

Coursera indeed has changed my life and empowered me the right skills for a better tomorrow .\n\ni am gratefully appreciate you , for all you have done to bless us

Instructor

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George J. Hochmuth, Ph.D.

Professor
Urban and Agricultural Environmental Sciences

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