Growing Horticultural Plants: Product Selection

Product Selection: AHS.17 : Developing Professional Growth Plans (all,IA) (PDF) | (PPT)

Utilize skills in this LK lesson in a greenhouse setting. When deciding which products to grow, resale, wholesale or retail, have the stakeholders take part in developing a growth plan for the greenhouse or nursery.

Product Selection: MS.59 : Finding Opportunities for Service in Your Families, School and Communities (all,IA) (PDF) | (PPT)

Create the link between selecting the proper plants for sale in your school/community with service projects that would best serve your school/community. Students could create a horticulture service project such as growing plants for the school landscape.

Product Selection: HS.125 : Preparing for the Trip (all,IA) (PDF) | (PPT)

Product selection when planning greenhouse production is a critical aspect of management. Will our chosen product meet demands of consumers? This LK lesson introduces the process of selecting and preparing for a career in the areas of agriculture. Use this to correlate selecting greenhouse plants and preparing for markets.