PLNT 430 Pesticides in Agriculture (3 credits)

Offered by: Plant Science (Agricultural & Environmental Sciences)

Overview

Plant Science : Pesticide science concentrating on pesticide discovery, pesticide chemistries, pesticide development, pesticide technologies, mitigation of risks due to pesticides use, national and international pesticide regulations, registrations, and compliances.

Terms: Winter 2019

Instructors: Alan K Watson, Serge Lussier, David Wees, Konstantinos Aliferis (Winter)

  • Prerequisite(s): AGRI 215, and one of PLNT 300, PLNT 302, PLNT 307, or PLNT 322 or permission from the instructor.

  • There is a fee of $49.56 for the purchase of a dust-moist filtering respirator/mask to be worn when handling pesticides during the laboratory for this course. This equipment is retained by the student.