Agronomy 515
Plant Mineral Nutrition

Department of Agronomy
Purdue University

Fall 2012

soil sampling  

Welcome to the Plant Mineral Nutrition Home Page!

Sylvie Brouder - Rm. 3-351 LILY
Phone: 496-1489

   Introduction to Essential Element   

   Plant Response and Nutrient Stress
      PowerPoint Slides

   Soil Nutrient Bioavailability
      PowerPoint Slides

   Root Morphology
      PowerPoint Slides

   Short Distance Transport
      PowerPoint Slides

   Long Distance Transport
      PowerPoint Slides

   N Assimilation
      PowerPoint Slides

   N Fixation
      PowerPoint Slides

   K, P, S Assimilation & Function
      PowerPoint Slides

   Ca, Mg and Micronutrient Assimilation and Function
      PowerPoint Slides

     Modeling Nutrient Uptake
      PowerPoint Slides

   Nutrient Stress and Adaptation
      PowerPoint Slides

NUE Worksheet  

NUE Worksheet Solution

Nutrient Stress, Disease and Mycorrhizas
     Lecture Outline  
     PowerPoint Slides  

Micronutrient Deficiency Symptoms
Macro Nutrient Deficiency Symptoms 
Secondary Nutrient Deficiency Symptoms

Homework:  On due date submit by 5 PM to Dr. Brouder, room 3-351 or leave in my box in the main office.
   Problem Set 1  

   Problem Set 2
   Problem Set 3

Study Guides: 
    Study Guide: Exam 1
    Study Guide: Exam 2
    Study Guide: Final Exam, Fall 2010  

Course Overview and Organization:

Some interesting plant mineral nutrition websites:

square box image  Journal of Plant Nutrition
square box image  Journal of Plant Nutrition and Soil Science
square box image  Soil Science and Plant Nutrition


Contact Sylvie Brouder if you have questions regarding the material in this web site or if you have trouble accessing this page because of a disability. 
Updated20 Jan 2011