Courses

  • Summer 2018

    All Terms Offered

    • Spring 2019

    Official Description

    The course focuses on how controlled environments can be managed to obtain optimal plant growth. Lectures cover greenhouse operations, management, and production, including: greenhouse design, location, glazing, heating, cooling, environmental control, irrigation systems, light control, root media, fertilization, watering, integrated pest management, and automation. The course also has a large laboratory component, in which students conduct experiments in the greenhouse. A required all-day field trip to nearby greenhouse operations rounds out the course experience. Course Information: Additional fees may apply. See Class Schedule. Prerequisite: NRES 201 and HORT 100.

    TitleSectionCRNTypeHoursTimesDaysLocationInstructor
    This course if not available during the Summer 2018 semster
  • Fall 2018

    All Terms Offered

    • Spring 2019

    Official Description

    The course focuses on how controlled environments can be managed to obtain optimal plant growth. Lectures cover greenhouse operations, management, and production, including: greenhouse design, location, glazing, heating, cooling, environmental control, irrigation systems, light control, root media, fertilization, watering, integrated pest management, and automation. The course also has a large laboratory component, in which students conduct experiments in the greenhouse. A required all-day field trip to nearby greenhouse operations rounds out the course experience. Course Information: Additional fees may apply. See Class Schedule. Prerequisite: NRES 201 and HORT 100.

    TitleSectionCRNTypeHoursTimesDaysLocationInstructor
    This course if not available during the Fall 2018 semster
  • Spring 2019

    All Terms Offered

    • Spring 2019

    Official Description

    The course focuses on how controlled environments can be managed to obtain optimal plant growth. Lectures cover greenhouse operations, management, and production, including: greenhouse design, location, glazing, heating, cooling, environmental control, irrigation systems, light control, root media, fertilization, watering, integrated pest management, and automation. The course also has a large laboratory component, in which students conduct experiments in the greenhouse. A required all-day field trip to nearby greenhouse operations rounds out the course experience. Course Information: Additional fees may apply. See Class Schedule. Prerequisite: NRES 201 and HORT 100.

    TitleSectionCRNTypeHoursTimesDaysLocationInstructor
    Greenhouse Mgmt and ProductionA62293LEC01:00 PM - 01:50 PM M W  1103 Plant Sciences Laboratory Erik J Sacks
    Greenhouse Mgmt and ProductionA62293LAB09:00 AM - 11:50 AM F  1125 Plant Sciences Laboratory Erik J Sacks