Examines the status of agronomy, including developments in breeding, physiology and management. Farming systems research is also examined through a study of topics such as seasonal forecasting and climate change, crop sequence, crop simulation modelling and precision farming.
Practical work is mainly based on negotiated project work, undertaken in groups.
|Faculty/School||College of Sciences and Engineering
Tasmanian Institute of Agriculture
|Discipline||Agriculture and Food Systems|
A/Prof T Acuna
Dr Beth Penrose
|Available as student elective?||Yes|
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26 lectures and 13x3-hr practicals
3-hr theory exam (50%), internal assessment - assignments (25%), research project report (15%), research seminar (10%)
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