A specialization in Production Horticulture focuses on the challenges of growing and harvesting a diverse range of fruit, vegetables, nuts and herbs in farms, extensive orchards and controlled environmental conditions for local markets, processing and exporting.
What will I study?
Courses cover the exciting world of vegetable, fruit and ornamental production, viticulture, garden center, greenhouse and nursery production and tissue culture and propagation methodologies.
Students may choose a general option within the department and select their upper division elective credits from a wide choice of courses throughout the College of Agricultural Sciences and the University. If interests are more specialized, students may elect the science option and specialize in a specific discipline.