Courses

EVENING GENERAL HORTICULTURE  CLASS (next course start August 2019)

Horticulture Level 3 on behalf of Landbased Training.  The venue is WITT in New Plymouth for the theory sessions which are 2 evenings per week for 5 months, and then 1 evening per week for 5 months, and then a practical session one Saturday a month at Korito Education in Westown.   This is an NCEA qualification and is run over 10 months.

This course covers:

  • Soils
  • Composting
  • Liquid fertilisers
  • Nursery production
  • Plant identification and propagation
  • Weed management
  • Companion planting
  • Pests and diseases
  • Introduction to permaculture and biodynamics
  • Pruning fruit and amenity trees
  • Seed sowing and harvesting crops

Contact Dee on 0211252035 – Cost $410 for New Zealand citizens and residents.