Course Number   Course Title / Description / MnTC Goals / Prerequisites Credits
AGRI 2161   Planter Meter Certification 1  
  This course identifies the need for the operator to understand the importance of planter operation as it pertains to seed placement in the seed trench and seed-to-seed spacing. The students will identify types of planter metering systems used in today's planters. The planter meters that will be discussed are the finger, vacuum, and air pressure planting system. The students will identify, repair, calibrate, and test planter metering units. Areas of study include plant population, seed-to-seed spacing, this includes operating the planter meters on the test stand to determine the operation and calibration of the metering units. SUSPENDED PER AASC MARCH 2018  

 
AGRI 2161 is an elective course in the following degrees, diplomas, or certificates:
GPS/GIS Technology for Agriculture Diploma (2020-2021)
Precision Farming Certificate Certificate (2020-2021)
GPS/GIS Technology for Agriculture Diploma (2019-2020)
Precision Farming Certificate Certificate (2019-2020)
Agri Business AAS Degree (2018-2019)
GPS/GIS Technology for Agriculture AAS Degree (2018-2019)
Agri Business Diploma (2018-2019)
Agriculture Power and Equipment Technician Diploma (2018-2019)
GPS/GIS Technology for Agriculture Diploma (2018-2019)
Precision Farming Certificate Certificate (2018-2019)
Agri Business AAS Degree (2017-2018)
GPS/GIS Technology for Agriculture AAS Degree (2017-2018)
Agri Business Diploma (2017-2018)
GPS/GIS Technology for Agriculture Diploma (2017-2018)
Precision Farming Certificate Certificate (2017-2018)
Agri Business AAS Degree (2016-2017)
GPS/GIS Technology for Agriculture AAS Degree (2016-2017)
Agri Business Diploma (2016-2017)
GPS/GIS Technology for Agriculture Diploma (2016-2017)
Precision Farming Certificate Certificate (2016-2017)
Agri Business AAS Degree (2015-2016)
GPS/GIS Technology for Agriculture AAS Degree (2015-2016)
Agri Business Diploma (2015-2016)
GPS/GIS Technology for Agriculture Diploma (2015-2016)
Precision Farming Certificate Certificate (2015-2016)
Agri Business AAS Degree (2014-2015)
Agri Business Diploma (2014-2015)
Agri Business / Ag Office Management Option Diploma (2014-2015)
GPS/GIS Technology for Agriculture Diploma (2014-2015)
Precision Farming Certificate Certificate (2014-2015)
Agri Business AAS Degree (2013-2014)
Agri Business Diploma (2013-2014)
Agri Business / Ag Office Management Option Diploma (2013-2014)
GPS/GIS Technology for Agriculture Diploma (2013-2014)
Pecision Farming Certificate (2013-2014)
Precision Farming Certificate Certificate (2013-2014)
Agri Business AAS Degree (2012-2013)
Dairy Management AAS Degree (2012-2013)
Farm Operation and Management AAS Degree (2012-2013)
Agri Business Diploma (2012-2013)
Dairy Management Diploma (2012-2013)
Farm Operation and Management Diploma (2012-2013)
GPS/GIS Technology for Agriculture Diploma (2012-2013)
Precision Farming Certificate Certificate (2012-2013)