The Fundamentals of Soil: Where Life Begins

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Understanding soil is a basic skill needed by anyone interested in agriculture, environmental science, gardening, natural resource management, and water quality.  Traditionally, to gain that skill, a person has had to spend long hours in a classroom and pay college tuition.  Now, with the power of the internet at your fingertips, the NC Cooperative Extension Service is bringing a first class Introduction to Soil education to your office, dining room table, or local coffee shop.  You may start and pause the online course at any time.

Course Highlights
  • Major topic overviews
  • Reading guides
  • Study guides
  • 25 hours of YouTube recordings
  • Self-assessments to test your skills

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Joni Tanner and Kathryn Luxford