Courses

ASTM 500V. Special Problems. 1-6 Hour.

(Formerly AGME 400V.) Individual research or study in electrification, irrigation, farm power, machinery, or buildings. Graduate degree credit will not be given for both AGME 400V and AGME 500V. (Typically offered: Fall, Spring and Summer) May be repeated for up to 6 hours of degree credit.

ASTM 501V. Special Topics in Agricultural Mechanization. 1-4 Hour.

Topics not covered in other courses or a more intensive study of special topics in agricultural mechanization. Graduate degree credit will not be given for both ASTM 402V and ASTM 501V. (Typically offered: Irregular) May be repeated for degree credit.

ASTM 510V. Special Problems in Ag Systems Technology. 1-4 Hour.

Individual investigation of a special problem in agricultural communications which is not available through regular courses. These will be directed by a member of the graduate faculty. (Typically offered: Irregular) May be repeated for up to 4 hours of degree credit.

ASTM 5203. Mechanized Systems Management. 3 Hours.

(Formerly AGME 4203.) Selection, sizing, and operating principles of agricultural machinery systems, including power sources. Cost analysis and computer techniques applied to planning and management of mechanized systems. Graduate degree credit will not be given for both ASTM 4203 and ASTM 5203. Corequisite: Lab component. Prerequisite: MATH 1203. (Typically offered: Fall Even Years)

ASTM 575V. Internship in Agricultural Systems. 1-6 Hour.

Scheduled practical field experiences under supervision of a professional practitioner. (Typically offered: Fall, Spring and Summer) May be repeated for up to 6 hours of degree credit.
This course is cross-listed with ACOM 575V, AGLE 575V.

ASTM 5973. Irrigation. 3 Hours.

(Formerly AGME 4973.) Methods of applying supplemental water to soils to supply moisture essential for plant growth, sources of water, measurement of irrigation water, pumps, conveyance structure, economics, and irrigation for special crops. Lecture 2 hours, laboratory 2 hours per week. Graduate degree credit will not be given for both ASTM 4973 and ASTM 5973. Corequisite: Lab component. (Typically offered: Spring)