Nursery and Greenhouse Management


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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.

Required Texts:
? 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.

Prerequisite(s):
Introduction to Plant Science

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