Greenhouse Production - 9018

Grade: 10, 11, 12 — Credits: 1

Students will grow and care for tropicals, floral crops and bedding plants with an environmentally friendly emphasis. This course includes plant identification, greenhouse environments, greenhouse structures and propagation. Biological and organic methods of pest control will be emphasized. Composting and other eco-friendly methods will be implemented. Aquaponics, raising fish and plants in a liquid medium, will be studied in collaboration with culinary arts and conservation courses. Additional opportunities will be available by participating in FFA.

Syllabus: View Syllabus
Prerequisites: None
Related: Exploring Agricultural Science, Intro to Plant Science and Greenhouse, Wildlife, Conservation and Forestry
Dual Credit: Yes
Articulated Credit: Yes