Growing Horticultural Plants: Product Scheduling

Product Scheduling: HS.43 : Strategies for Efficient Time Use (2,3) (PDF) | (PPT)

Horticulture products must be ready for harvest or sale at the times demanded by customers. Scheduling is important in our personal lives, as well. Use this LK lesson to correlate greenhouse scheduling with personal and professional scheduling.

Product Scheduling: MS.55 : Creating Timelines (all,IA) (PDF) | (PPT)

Timelines are important in all aspects of ones life. Create a link between the importance of creating a timeline for plant growth from seed to sale, to creating a timeline for a real life application (a goal for example). Emphasize the link between dead time in the greenhouse and wasting time in real life.

Product Scheduling: HS.42 : Life Balance (all,IA) (PDF) | (PPT)

Correlate the importance of balancing priorities in ones life to the importance of balancing tasks and priorities in the greenhouse. When in a production season, often there are many tasks which need to be handled at one time. How can greenhouses insure that all activities get accomplished? Apply similar life balancing activities!