Containerized Plant Production


Introduction to growing containerized plants in greenhouses and nurseries. Topics include the equipment and materials needed, proper cultural techniques, and scheduling, cost, and pricing concerns. Actual work experience in the greenhouse helps develop the basic skills needed to manage and grow various containerized ornamental crops. Coursework includes use of computer for crop scheduling and environmental control as well as using the Internet for sale and crop research. Fall Only.

3 Credits: 2 Lecture, 3 Lab