10th, 11th, 12th Grade – 1 Practical Art credit
Prerequisite: CASE-Introduction to AFNR or Agricultural Science I
This course provides instruction that builds upon the scientific knowledge and technical skills gained in Project CASE-Introduction to AFNR in the area of plant production. Areas of study include soils, hydroponics, plant anatomy and physiology, taxonomy, growing environments, sexual reproduction, asexual reproduction, insects and diseases, and production and marketing. Plant Science is in the Agriculture, Food & Natural Resources Cluster of Courses identified by the U.S. Department of Education.