Farm Greenhouse Management

Course Section ID:
HALX-4008-100

Course Description

This course covers the fundamentals of greenhouse construction and operation. Topics include architectural styles, construction materials, environmental systems and controls, growing media, fertilizers, post harvest handling, marketing, and business management; all with a focus on suitability towards organic agriculture.

For questions regarding this course, please contact Lori Friedman.

Meet The Instructor

Ellen H. Beaman

Ellen began her agricultural career on an organic vegetable farm in Buda, TX in 2001, which inspired her to pursue an education in ag. She received her BS in Agronomy from Texas Tech University and has continued to manage and consult organic farms in Central Texas. When she's› not farming, Ellen enjoys two-stepping, reading Tolkien, and harassing her cat, Felix.

Course Information

October 23rd - November 8th
3 Weeks Total
MW @ 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
18.00 Total Hours
Course Instructor
6 Students Registered
4 Seats Available

Course Registration

Course Cost Breakdown:
Base Cost of $185.00 + $1.00 Fees
$186.00 Course Cost
*May require a $1 or $3 insurance fee

This course was part of the 2017 Fall Semester and registration is closed. For additional help, please contact the program coordinator.

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Note: additional fees may be applied.

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