HOS 6932
Section: 8981

Protected Agriculture Course

HOS 3222C
Section: 1622

Class Resources:
Syllabus (pdf)
Class Notes and Schedule
Greenhouse Lab Notebook
& Project Requirements

Resource Links

Allison Beyer's eMail
Libby Davies' eMail

Dr. Zhao's eMail
Dr. Zhao's Web Page

Dr. Xin Zhao

Teaching Assistants:
Ms. Allison Beyer
Mrs. Libby Davies

3 Credits


Did you know that you can grow strawberries without soil?

Greenhouse and protected agriculture provide an alternative to tradional farming and allow for higher yields, better quality fruits and vegetables and pesticide-free crops.

Through lab and lecture learn about. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

  • Greenhouses and other forms of protected agriculture from one of the experts in the field.
  • Sustainable agriculture techniques
  • Growing pesticide-free crops
  • This course evolves around a global approach to agricultural practices and defines and studies global competition and what it mean to Florida and US producers.