Nursery and Greenhouse Management
Learn the basic principles and best practices of greenhouse and nursery construction and design, and commercial greenhouse and field plant production. Understand how to manage a commercial growing operation, including site selection, planning and layout, and production methods of greenhouse and nursery crops, both in the field and in containers. The course includes a field trip to area nurseries. Prerequisite: Intro to Plant Science.
• Nelson, Paul V., Greenhouse Operation and Management. 6th ed. Prentice-Hall, 2002.
• Boodley, James & Steven E., Newman, The Commercial Greenhouse. Delmar C, Cengage Learning, 3rd edition, 2008.
Introduction to Plant Science
October 5, 2021 to November 23, 2021 | 05:00pm-07:30pm | NYBG | Ivanoski (No seats currently available, may only waitlist)