Plant Nursery Operations and Management Major

Plant Nursery Operations and Management prepares people to operate and manage outdoor plant farms, tree and shrub nurseries, and related facilities that develop domesticated plant products for propagation, harvesting, and transplantation.

Plant Nursery Operations and Management majors and degree programs generally include instruction in applicable principles of plant science, farm and business management, nursery operations, equipment operation and maintenance, safety procedures, and personnel supervision.

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Search for colleges that offer a degree in Plant Nursery Operations and Management (use the College Search feature and enter " Plant Nursery Operations and Management " in the major search field). Read the school’s department pages, they are often loaded with useful and specific information about the field.

What can you do with a major/degree in Plant Nursery Operations and Management?

Completing this major/degree program may lead to a career running your own business that grows and sells plants for private or commercial use. As well, selling plants wholesale or directly to customers through mail order, online or garden outlets is an option.

Trade Associations and Professional Organizations in Plant Nursery Operations and Management:

Professional associations are groups of professionals dedicated to topics in specific fields. Professional associations provide a wealth of online resources, some of which are geared specifically towards students. These organizations typically also host conferences and events, providing great opportunities for learning and networking across your field of interest.

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