The unit provides students with an overview of Australian horticultural and grain crop production and management. Study includes agroecological aspects of fruit, vegetable and grain crop production in Australia and the growth and development of the major crop species. Principles underlying canopy and nutrient management, flowering and fruit development, yield formation and post-harvest quality are examined.
|Unit name||Crop Production|
|Faculty/School||College of Sciences and Engineering
Tasmanian Institute of Agriculture
|Discipline||Agriculture and Food Systems|
Prof S Shabala
|Available as student elective?||Yes|
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2 lectures and 1 x 3 practical or tutorial class per week
3-hr theory exam (50%), internal assessment – two practical reports (40%), seminar (10%)
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