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AGPS 372 - Agricultural Entomology

Students develop knowledge and skills related to the biology, ecology, behavior, and management of economically important insects and mites of agricultural crops, including pests and vectors of plant pathogens, as well as beneficial insects such as pollinators and edible insects. Includes recognition, classification, and distribution of major insect groups, challenges in pest management programs and economic importance and conservation of beneficial insects. 

Prerequisite(s)/Corequisite(s): (Prereqs: BIO 106  or BIO 211  or BIO 230  with C- or better)
Typically Offered: Fall term only

Units: 3