BIOL 1300

ECONOMIC PLANTS

(Formerly BOTN 1010, 001.101) A survey of economically important plants and their products. The history of plant use, plants in folklore and medicine, fermentation and viticulture, domestication of plants, and forestry are the major topics covered. Chemical, structural, and nutritional aspects of plant products are also discussed. Not to be held with the former 001.206 or 001.233.

Fall 2018 section

Lecture section

  • A01
    Instructor: Norm Kenkel
    CRN: 11442
    Lecture Location: 408 Tier
    Dates: September 05 – December 07
    Slot 9: 11:30 AM–12:45 PM, Tu.Th.

Upcoming Seminars

General seminar: Angela Young, MSc Defense: “Anadromy versus non-anadromy in the Canadian Arctic: variation in the lake ecology and life history of two allopatric Arctic Charr (Salvelinus alpinus) populations in Cumberland Sound on South Baffin” — Thursday, November 22 at 1:30 p.m., 304 Biological Sciences.

General seminar: Dr. Peter Bubenik — Friday, November 23 at 3 p.m..

General seminar: Madiha Khan: “Dissecting the structure and dynamics of plant immunity networks” — Monday, November 26 at 2:30 p.m., 201 BSB.

General seminar: Dr. Christopher Lortie — Friday, November 30 at 3 p.m., 207 Buller.