Pesticides and Crop Protection (PLSC 345.3)

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Syllabus / Public content Section Term Instructor
PLSC 345 01 September 2018 Eric Johnson
PLSC 345 01 September 2017 Christian Willenborg
PLSC 345 01 January 2017 Christian Willenborg
PLSC 345 01 January 2016


The use of pesticides for crop protection, factors affecting pesticide activity and fate of pesticides in the environment are discussed. Includes the biological activity of soil and foliar applied pesticides, pesticide modes of action and resistance, and dissipation in soil. Registration, environmental legislation and residue tolerance levels in various products are also discussed.


BIOL 120 and PLSC 335.


Students with credit for PLSC 50 will not receive credit for this course.

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