Landscape Maintenance (Soils) OpenCourseWare: USU's Free Undergraduate Course on Landscaping Maintenance

Published Mar 04, 2009

RSS Feed

Utah State University (USU) takes an in-depth look at the importance of choosing the right soil for your landscape project through this free OpenCourseWare version of 'Landscape Maintenance (Soils)'. Third in the series of a variety of videos, 'Landscape Maintenance (Soils)' is part of USU's Landscape Management Series.

Landscape Maintenance (Soils): Course Specifics

Degree Level Free Audio Video Downloads
Undergraduate Yes Yes Yes Yes

Lectures/Notes Study Materials Tests/Quizzes
No No No

Landscape Maintenance (Soils): Course Description

Though some may simply view it as 'just dirt,' soil is a vital part of a plant's growth and sustainability. There is a variety of soils out there whether it is potting soil, the right soil for your terrarium, gardening soil or soil for your herbs. Professor Roger Kjelgren dishes the dirt on choosing the right soil for your needs and how to maintain healthy soil so that your vegetation will thrive through all types of weather conditions. The professor will also explore problems caused by poor soil.

Video lectures and related resources are available for free online. To take this course, visit the landscape soil course page.

Featured School Choices: