Soil Science

    Soil is the living mantle of the earth responsible for sustaining life through the production of food and fiber, and regulation of environmental quality.
    Utah State has long been recognized as one of the leaders in soil science.  Our department has faculty with expertise in all of the soil science specializations and offers courses in soil chemistry and fertility, microbiology, genesis and classification, physics and conservation.  

     For more specific information on faculty and current projects in soils science, please visit the links on the left menu.