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ERIC Number: ED013895
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1965-Dec
Pages: 128
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THE USE OF CHEMICALS AS FERTILIZERS. AGRICULTURAL CHEMICALS TECHNOLOGY, NUMBER 1.
Ohio State Univ., Columbus. Center for Vocational and Technical Education.
THE PURPOSE OF THIS GUIDE IS TO ASSIST TEACHERS IN PREPARING POST-SECONDARY STUDENTS FOR AGRICULTURAL CHEMICAL OCCUPATIONS. ONE OF A SERIES OF EIGHT MODULES, IT WAS DEVELOPED BY A NATIONAL TASK FORCE ON THE BASIS OF DATA FROM STATE STUDIES. SUBJECT MATTER AREAS ARE (1) CHEMICAL NUTRITION OF PLANTS, (2) PLANT GROWTH, (3) TERMINOLOGY, INTERPRETATION, AND CALCULATION, (4) NUTRIENT CLASSIFICATION, FUNCTION, AND DEFICIENCY, (5) CHEMICAL SELECTION AND RECOMMENDATION, (6) PLANT AND SOIL DIAGNOSIS AND FIELD TRIAL ANALYSIS, (7) FERTILIZER APPLICATION AND PLACEMENT, (8) APPROVED FERTILIZER PRACTICES AND RECOMMENDATIONS, AND (9) LAWFUL AND SAFE FERTILIZER HANDLING, TRANSPORT, AND STORAGE. EACH SECTION INCLUDES SUBJECT MATTER CONTENT, TEACHING-LEARNING ACTIVITY, INSTRUCTIONAL MATERIALS, REFERENCES, AND SUGGESTIONS FOR OCCUPATIONAL EXPERIENCES. A GLOSSARY OF TERMS, A LIST OF SELECTED REFERENCES, AND A GUIDE FOR SPECIFIC DEMONSTRATIONS AND USE OF VISUAL AIDS ARE INCLUDED. THE MATERIAL IS DESIGNED FOR 24 HOURS OF CLASS INSTRUCTION, 36 HOURS OF LABORATORY EXPERIENCE, AND 80 HOURS OF OCCUPATIONAL EXPERIENCE. TEACHERS SHOULD HAVE AN AGRICULTURAL CHEMICAL BACKGROUND AND STUDENTS AN OCCUPATIONAL GOAL IN THE INDUSTRY, APTITUDE IN CHEMISTRY, AND POST-HIGH SCHOOL STATUS. THIS DOCUMENT IS AVAILABLE FOR A LIMITED PERIOD FOR $6.75 PER SET (VT 001 214 - 001 222) FROM THE CENTER FOR VOCATIONAL AND TECHNICAL EDUCATION, THE OHIO STATE UNIVERSITY, 980 KINNEAR ROAD, COLUMBUS, OHIO 43212. (JM)
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Authoring Institution: Ohio State Univ., Columbus. Center for Vocational and Technical Education.
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