Food and the Future Environment



Module 5 Assignments Roadmap

Detailed instructions for completing the Summative Assessment will be provided in each module.

Action Assignment Location
Module 5 Roadmap
To Read
  1. Materials on the course website.
  2. Chapter 2, pp. 9-17 in Building Soils for Better Crops (USDA Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education), available as a free e-book. You can download the entire book since future modules will also use this source.
  1. You are on the course website now.
  2. Building Soils for Better Crops
To Do

  1. Summative Assessment: N and P Balances
  2. Participate in the Discussion
  3. Take Module Quiz

  1. In course content: Summative Assessment; then take quiz in Canvas
  2. In Canvas
  3. In Canvas


If you prefer to use email:

If you have any questions, please send them through Canvas e-mail. We will check daily to respond. If your question is one that is relevant to the entire class, we may respond to the entire class rather than individually.

If you prefer to use the discussion forums:

If you have any questions, please post them to the discussion forum in Canvas. We will check that discussion forum daily to respond. While you are there, feel free to post your own responses if you, too, are able to help out a classmate.