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ERIC Number: ED016037
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1966
Pages: 343
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NURSERY WORKER, TEACHERS COPY.
FITTS, JAMES; JOHNSON, JOHNNY
THE PURPOSE OF THIS GUIDE IS TO ASSIST IN THE PREPARATION OF VOCATIONAL AGRICULTURE COOPERATIVE EDUCATION STUDENTS OVER 16 YEARS OF AGE AS NURSERY WORKERS. IT WAS DEVELOPED BY A COMMITTEE OF VOCATIONAL AGRICULTURE TEACHERS WITH ASSISTANCE FROM SUBJECT MATTER SPECIALISTS. UNITS ARE (1) INTRODUCTION TO HORTICULTURE, (2) CONSTRUCTING, MAINTAINING, AND USING STRUCTURES THAT AID PLANT GROWTH, (3) PLANT GROWING MEDIA, (4) PLANT GROWTH AND CLASSIFICATION, (5) PLANT PROPAGATION, (6) NURSERY PLANT PRODUCTION, (7) FLORAL CROP PRODUCTION, (8) ESTABLISHING AND CARING FOR LAWNS, (9) CONTROLLING PLANT INSECTS, PLANT DISEASES, AND OTHER PESTS, (10) OPERATING AND MAINTAINING HORTICULTURAL EQUIPMENT, (11) DEVELOPING AND MAINTAINING THE LANDSCAPE, AND (12) MERCHANDISING HORTICULTURAL PLANTS AND SUPPLIES. INFORMATION SHEETS, ASSIGNMENT SHEETS, ASSIGNMENT ANSWER SHEETS, TOPIC TESTS, AND ANSWER SHEETS FOR EACH UNIT ARE INCLUDED. THE TIME REQUIRED IS 180 DAYS. THIS DOCUMENT IS AVAILABLE FOR $4.50 FROM AGRICULTURAL EDUCATION TEACHING MATERIALS CENTER, TEXAS AGRICULTURAL AND MECHANICAL UNIVERSITY, COLLEGE STATION, TEXAS 77843. (JM)
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Authoring Institution: Texas A and M Univ., College Station.; Texas Education Agency, Austin.
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