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Horticulture Today Student Text 2nd Ed. (T228)

Horticulture Today Student Text 2nd Ed. (T228)

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Item Code: T228
Series: Horticulture Today 2nd Edition
Grades: Grade 9, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12

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Written by two dynamic agriculture educators who believe in learning by doing, Horticulture Today inspires students to develop an appreciation for the diversity of horticulture and participate in work-based learning, with numerous tools to plan their Supervised Agricultural Experience (SAE). The text provides a contemporary overview of the horticulture industry, including leadership, communication, and business skills, plus thorough coverage of plant science, step-by-step horticultural practices, landscape design and maintenance, and integrated pest management. Abundant STEM Connections emphasize extra practice with mathematical and scientific strategies in horticulture, while hydroponics, aquaponics, and rooftop gardens are included as modern technologies that can be replicated within the classroom. This edition aligns to multiple industry-recognized credentials students can earn after a single course in their Plant Science pathway.


1. Agricultural Leadership

2. Experiential Learning: SAE

3. Communication and Information Literacy in Horticulture

4. The Horticulture Industry

5. Horticultural Business Management

6. Worker and Tool Safety

7. Plant Taxonomy

8. Plant Biology

9. Plant Growth and Development

10. Environmental Conditions for Growth

11. Soils and Media

12. Plant Nutrition

13. Seed Propogation

14. Stem and Leaf Propagation

15. Layering and Division

16. Grafting and Budding

17. Tissue Culture: Micropropagation

18. Greenhouse Operation and Maintenance

19. Greenhouse Production

20. Alternative Growing Methods

21. Nursery Production

22. Vegetable Production

23. Fruit and Nut Production

24. Landscape Design

25. Floral Design

26. Interior Plantscaping

27. Landscape Installation and Maintenance

28. Turfgrass Management

29. Integrated Pest Management

30. Insects

31. Disease Management

32. Weeds

33. Pesticide Management and Safety

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