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Crop Courses

Courses in Crops: Crops can be harvested for food, livestock fodder and even fuel. They can grow in the harshest of conditions and still provide food for billions of people and animals worldwide. It is important that we understand all aspects of crops including the conditions they can or cannot tolerate, the life-cycle of crops and even how we can help create stronger and more resistant crops to keep-up with the demand of human beings. Our horticultural courses in crops cover everything from berry production to organic vegetable growing.

Horticulture Course
Price:£345 Qualification: Certificate
Cut Flower Bulbs BHT317

Become an expert at growing bulbs! A course for the enthusiast or commercial bulb grower, with ten lessons. Learn to grow bulbs as a flower crop indoors (in a greenhouse) or in an open field. This course is designed to develop your ability to select and cultivate appropriate varieties of bulbs as cut flowers, in […]

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Horticulture Course
Price:£340 Qualification: Certificate
Greenhouse Cut Flowers VHT239

Achieve fantastic flowers from greenhouse production! A course for commercial cut flower growers who are concerned exclusively with greenhouse production. International trade in cut flowers has grown over recent decades. In most countries, developed or in development, it is now possible to get the most popular types of cut flowers almost any time of the […]

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Horticulture Course
Price:£340 Qualification: Certificate
Cut Flower Production BHT221

Learn the skills necesary to become a commercial cut flower grower. Cut flower growing has experienced rapid expansion in recent decades, resulting in increased demand for training in the skills and knowledge required by this industry in increasingly affluent countries. This course provides a thorough basic training for the commercial cut flower grower. Course Structure […]

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Horticulture Course
Price:£340 Qualification: Certificate
Organic Vegetable Growing VHT241

Successfully farm organic vegetables! The demand for organically grown vegetables is currently a major growth area in commercial horticulture. This course is a good starting point in learning all aspects of organic vegetable production. Course Structure for Organic Vegetable Growing VHT241 Aims of Organic Vegetable Growing VHT241 Discuss general horticulture and plant taxonomy principles Describe […]

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Horticulture Course
Price:£340 Qualification: Certificate
Berry Production BHT309

Learn how to produce excellent berries! For the enthusiast or commercial grower, covering all aspects of the care & cultivation of common, and uncommon, berry fruit; with the opportunity to specialise to some degree in one type of berry. Berry fruits are popular the world over. Some berries are grown widely, in different climates and […]

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