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Fundamental Commercial Plant Production Techniques - A 6 Week Short Course Short Course for Entry Level Greenhouse Workers *PREREQUISITE REQUIRED

Wednesday, January 29, 2014 from 1:30 PM to 4:30 PM (PST)

Apopka, FL

Fundamental Commercial Plant Production Techniques - A 6...

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FUNDAMENTAL COMMERCIAL PLANT

PRODUCTION TECHNIQUES

 A Short Course for Entry Level Greenhouse Workers by

UF IFAS/MREC & Central Florida Extension

 

January 29, February 5, 12, 19, 26 & March 5, 2014

1:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Registration: $199.00 for a 6 part series

Registration fee non-refundable

 

Due to the nature of this training, employment in the nursery industry is a prerequisite for registration.

 

Purpose of Course:

To provide greenhouse production technicians with the basic understanding of skills required for successful greenhouse production operations. Course topics will review common greenhouse production techniques and include hands-on exercises.

Agenda

Week 1           Plant Parts & Functions

Week 2           Plant Parts & Functions, continued

Week 3           Soils and Fertilizers

Week 4           Greenhouse Environmental Controls

Week 5           Plant Pests & The Importance of Sanitation

Week 6           Worker Safety

Speakers

Brian J. Pearson, Ph.D., MREC Faculty

Liz Felter, Ph.D., Extension Faculty

Matt Lollar, M.S., Extension Faculty

Juanita Popenoe, Ph.D., Extension Faculty

An Equal Opportunity Institution

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When & Where



Mid-Florida Research & Education Center
2725 S Binion Rd
Apopka, FL 32703

Wednesday, January 29, 2014 from 1:30 PM to 4:30 PM (PST)


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