Lecture 12_careers in horticulture

Lecture 12_careers in horticulture - Careers in...

Info iconThis preview shows pages 1–6. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Careers in HORTICULTURE
Background image of page 1

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Applied Plant Science Agronomy Horticulture Forestry Fruit Culture Fruit Culture Landscape Architecture Ornamental Horticulture Vegetable Culture Fruit Culture FOOD ENVIRONMENT
Background image of page 2
Production Nursery Growing plants in containers or fields Sold on wholesale market Propagation by seed, cuttings, or grafting (ex: fruit trees) Plants grown: Trees (shade, fruit, evergreen) Container plants (annuals and perennials) Career examples: Propagator, Field Supervisor, Sales and Marketing www.networlddirectory.com www.treenurseries.us
Background image of page 3

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Landscape Contracting and Architecture Landscape Contracting Constructing, establishing and maintaining landscapes that range from small residential projects to large commercial projects Landscape Architecture Focuses to design large, public spaces that have environmental, socio- behavioral and ecological benefit http://www.dcp.ufl.edu/landscape www.milieu-design.com /www.gaialandscapedesignbackgrounds.net
Background image of page 4
Landscape Maintenance Caring for established landscape Mowing, spraying, fertilization, pruning, weed control, and planting Excellent way to begin a successful business if knowledgeable about plants Career examples: crew supervisor, salesperson
Background image of page 5

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Image of page 6
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

Page1 / 16

Lecture 12_careers in horticulture - Careers in...

This preview shows document pages 1 - 6. Sign up to view the full document.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Ask a homework question - tutors are online