Brookdale Community College Fundamentals Of Hortic

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This program is for individuals who want to prepare for an entry level job in a nursery, garden center, or botanical garden as well as hobbyists and home gardeners who want to increase their knowledge of and skill in horticulture. In this 36-hour program, understand the basics of horticulture, plant science, plant identification, soil science, and organic growing and farming. Gain hands-on experience in Brookdale’s greenhouse with emphasis on cultural practices and plant growth and development. Find out about multifaceted career paths in horticulture such as horticulture therapy and landscape maintenance/design. Certificate awarded with 80% attendance and 75% passing score on optional mid and final assessments based on course content. To register, call 732-224-2315. Wednesdays, August 21-November 6, 6-9 pm OR Wednesdays, December 4-March 4, 2020, 6-9 pm. Fee and Code: $844, XBUSS 092.