Current Trends and Issues: Environmental Concerns in Horticulture

Environmental Concerns in Horticulture: HS.84 : The Need for Communication to Influence Others (all,IA) (PDF)

Many times, environmental regulations are passed without any input from the industry they most affect. After discussing potential environmental issues, use this lesson to communicate from the standpoint of a horticultural producer.

Environmental Concerns in Horticulture: HS.35 : Professional Ethics and Personal Character (all,IA) (PDF) | (PPT)

Teach under objectives 1 and 3 of this LK lesson and integrate the role of professional ethics and character when impacting the environment. Making informed decisions regarding environmental impact is essential, and a trait of personal character.

Environmental Concerns in Horticulture: MS.19 : Creating Positive Impressions in Public (1) (PDF) | (PPT)

Public perception of individuals involved in any area of agriculture is that they are not always stewards of the environment when using fertilizers and chemicals to control pests. It is important that those involved in the industry create and maintain positive impressions.