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University of New Hampshire

SAFS689 - Greenhouse Mgmt & Operation

Course Description

Course provides introduction to greenhouse construction, design, environmental control, and current trends in the industry. Fundamentals of starting a greenhouse business including safety and labor, marketing, and post-harvest considerations also covered. Efforts towards making the greenhouse industry more sustainable are explored alongside with certification options and procedures. Crops representative of current major New England crops are grown during lab. Students learn about crop selection and practices including IPM, irrigation, and fertility management. Lab. (Offered alternate years).

Prerequisites:

SAFS421 - Introductory Horticulture with a minimum grade of D-

Tuition & Fees

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Location

In Person

Credits

4.0 units

Course Sections

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Spring 2024

Jan 23 to May 6
crn: 56678
Format: In Person
Campus: Durham
Professor(s): Md Sazan Rahman
Live Seat Count: 5 available seats - (about 1 month ago)
Time:
  • 23 Jan 2024 - 06 May 2024 Th 11:10 AM - 2:00 PM
  • 23 Jan 2024 - 06 May 2024 Tu 11:10 AM - 12:30 PM
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