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ERIC Number: ED012303
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1964
Pages: 13
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Reference Count: 0
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A SURVEY OF DEPARTMENTS OF VOCATIONAL AGRICULTURE IN DELAWARE TO ASCERTAIN THE EMPHASIS BEING GIVEN TO THE AREAS OF ORNAMENTAL HORTICULTURE, FLORICULTURE, AND TURF IN THE COURSE OF STUDY AND THE PHYSICAL FACILITIES AVAILABLE.
BARWICK, RALPH P.
IN ORDER TO DETERMINE WHAT TEACHING UNITS WERE INCLUDED IN THE STATE'S VOCATIONAL AGRICULTURE PROGRAMS AND THE FACILITIES AVAILABLE TO AID INSTRUCTION IN THESE AREAS, 18 HIGH SCHOOLS IN DELAWARE WERE SURVEYED. IN 11 SCHOOLS THE VOCATIONAL AGRICULTURE DEPARTMENTS WERE INCLUDING ORNAMENTAL HORTICULTURE, SEVEN WERE INCLUDING FLORICULTURE, AND 10 WERE INCLUDING TURF UNITS. GREENHOUSE FACILITIES WERE AVAILABLE IN THREE SCHOOLS, THREE HAD PROPAGATION AREAS, ONE HAD COLD FRAMES, AND NONE HAD NURSERIES. INCLUSION OF THESE THREE SUBJECT AREAS AND USE OF ADDITIONAL FACILITIES WAS RECOMMENDED TO VOCATIONAL AGRICULTURE TEACHERS. (JM)
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Authoring Institution: Delaware Univ., Newark. School of Agriculture.
Identifiers: NEWARK