ERIC Number: ED045846
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1970
Reference Count: 0
Ornamental Horticulture Technology; Suggested 2-Year Post High School Curriculums.
Bureau of Adult, Vocational, and Technical Education (DHEW/OE), Washington, DC. Div. of Vocational and Technical Education.
Developed by a technical education specialist, this guide is designed to aid school administrators in planning and developing 2-year post-high school programs or evaluating existing programs in ornamental horticulture technology. In addition to general information on the program, contents include course outlines with examples of tests and references, technical education procedures, and laboratory layouts with equipment and costs and land requirements for five subject areas: (1) floriculture, (2) landscape development, (3) nursery operation, (4) turfgrass management, and (5) arboriculture. A selected list of scientific, trade, and technical societies concerned with the technology is appended. The suggested program may be modified to meet local, state and regional needs. (AW)
Descriptors: Agricultural Education, Curriculum Guides, Floriculture, Landscaping, Nurseries (Horticulture), Nursery Workers (Horticulture), Off Farm Agricultural Occupations, Ornamental Horticulture, Ornamental Horticulture Occupations, Postsecondary Education, Turf Management, Vocational Education
Superintendent of Documents, U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C. 20402 (HE5.281:81017 $1.75)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Bureau of Adult, Vocational, and Technical Education (DHEW/OE), Washington, DC. Div. of Vocational and Technical Education.