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Course Title: Nut Production BHT219

Nut Production BHT219

Horticulture Course
Price:£325 Qualification: Certificate
Nut Production BHT219

A broad grounding in producing outdoor plants. Ten lessons cover site, crop selection, soil management, cut flowers, vegetables, berries, nuts, herbs, tree fruits, other crops, managing a market garden and more.

Course Structure for Nut Production BHT219

  • The Most Commonly Grown Varieties
    • Introduction
      • Identify different nut crop varieties
    • Compare the culture of different commonly grown varieties of nuts
  • Culture of Nuts
    • Determine the cultivation practices appropriate to a range of different nut crops
    • Planting, staking, mulching, watering, pest & disease, feeding, pruning, protection from wind, salt, air, etc
  • Less Common Nuts
    • Describe the culture of different less commonly grown varieties of nuts
  • Propagation
    • Determine how to propagate a range of different nut plants
  • Harvest & Post-harvest of Nuts.
    • Determine appropriate techniques for harvesting a nut crop. Specify an appropriate post-harvest treatment for a nut crop
  • Marketing Nuts
    • Develop marketing strategies for nuts
  • Workplace Health and Safety
  • Identify risk issues specific to the nut production industry (Health, economic, environmental, etc)

Aims of Nut Production BHT219

  • Identify different nut crop varieties
  • Determine the cultivation practices appropriate to a range of different nut crops
  • Determine how to propagate a range of different nut plants
  • Determine appropriate techniques for harvesting a nut crop
  • Specify an appropriate post-harvest treatment for a nut crop
  • Develop marketing strategies for nuts

Price: £325
Qualification: Certificate
Estimated Course Duration: 100 hours
Available Learing Methods: Online, CD (+£5) and Correspondence (+£35)
Enrolment Dates: Our courses are self-paced and you can start at anytime

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