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HORT 325 Lab Exam Score Sheet 200 Points Name _____________________________________ Topics Point Value Points Earned 1. Crop Knowledge Family, species, varieties grown Identification based on seed & seedlings 50 Plant spacing, planting methods Days to harvest and harvesting technique 2. Weed Identification and Control Identification of common weeds 25 Identify any weeds found in plots Methods used to control weeds 3. Disease Identification and Control Common diseases for crops grown 25 Identify any diseases found in plots Methods of disease prevention and control 4. Pest Identification and Control Identification of common pests 25 Identify any pests found in plots Methods used to control pests 5. Sprayer Calibration and Application Demonstrate sprayer calibration using 25 backpack sprayer. 6. Fertilizer Calculation and Application Demonstrate fertilizer calculations using soil 25 test results and list of fertilizers 7. General farming operations Identification of common equipment and uses Irrigation equipment and methodology 25 Soil Preparation Managing unforeseen circumstances Total Student Score 200 total possible Totals points _____________ Grading: Average knowledge of a subject area will qualify you for 75% of the total points possible. Being able to simply answer the question will be considered average. Obtaining a higher percentage will require that you go into detail in the subject area when answering specific questions.