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2020-2021 UMaine Undergraduate Catalog 
2020-2021 UMaine Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

PSE 430 - Environmental Horticulture

Integrates previously covered topics with new information using class discussion, lectures, student papers, presentations and hands-on projects.  Some of the topics covered include: soil management for sustaining organic matter and preventing erosion, reducing water use in the managed landscape, incorporating native plants into agricultural and horticultural systems, eliminating invasive plants from the home and farm landscape, and creation/protection of wildlife habitat in the managed land/farmscape.

General Education Requirements:  Capstone

Prerequisites: Senior Standing in Environmental Horticulture or Sustainable Agriculture.

Course Typically Offered: Spring

Credits: 3