ERIC Number: ED038538
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1969
Reference Count: 0
Greenhouse Crop Production; A Teacher's Manual. Teacher Education Series, Volume 10 Number 3t.
Developed by the Department of Agricultural Education of the Pennsylvania State University and field-tested by 54 teachers, this guide is for teacher use in planning a unit in greenhouse crop production. The unit is intended for upper high school and post-high school students interested in careers in this field. Teacher suggestions, references, and information from the Student's Handbook (VT 010 880), which includes learning objectives, key questions, vocabulary terms, and subject matter, are provided for these problem areas: (1) Occupational Opportunities in Greenhouse Crop Production, (2) Greenhouse Location, Structures, and Equipment, (3) Environmental Control, Potted Plant Production, (4) Cut Flower Production, and (5) Vegetable Production. A Cumulative Table of Days per Year, Flower Holidays for 1970-1976, and a greenhouse crop production examination are appended. (SB)
Descriptors: Agricultural Education, Agricultural Occupations, Career Opportunities, Controlled Environment, Greenhouses, Guides, Nurseries (Horticulture), Nursery Workers (Horticulture), Plant Growth, Plant Propagation, Postsecondary Education, Secondary Education, Supplementary Reading Materials, Textbooks, Vocational Education
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Sponsor: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC. Bureau of Research.
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