Level 6

Breeding and Genetic Improvement of Farm Animals (ESM / Level 6)

Xeriscape and Ecological Agriculture (ESM / Level 6)

GIS in Agriculture and the Environment (ESM / Level 6)

Horticultural science (ESM / Level 6)

Management of Livestock and Production (ESM / Level 6)

Nutrition and Contemporary Feeding Systems (ESM / Level 6)

Precision Agriculture Applications (ESM / Level 6)

The aim of this module is to introduce students to the major soil, physical and chemical properties affecting soil & water management and plant growth. This module also covers problematic soils, water and wind erosion, and soil and water pollution. Principles of efficient irrigation and fertilisation systems, land use, and soil and water quality issues are also discussed.