Horticulture

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About Horticulture

Horticulture Science prepares students for future careers in the management of greenhouse operations, horticulture production, landscape design and maintenance, and turf management. Content covered in this POS includes principles of plant health, growth, reproduction, and biotechnology, principles of hydroponics and aquaponics, greenhouse structures, growing media, site analysis and planning, principles of design, and plant selection and care techniques. Upon completion of this POS, students will be prepared to pursue careers or further study in the horticultural sciences. Source:[http://tn.gov/education/article/cte-cluster-agriculture-food-natural-resources#sthash.vEjiOttJ.dpuf\

Employment Outlook

Bureau of Labor Statistics-Farmers, Ranchers, and Other Agricultural Managers