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AGR-316.  Start Your Own Edible Garden.   Grow delicious, nutritious fruit and vegetables in your own Backyard! Give your garden a healthy start and keep it growing strong all season. You will discover the secrets for growing leafy greens, root vegetables, fruit, herbs, and more. In addition, you will learn how to spot pests and diseases how to fix pH and drainage problems in your soil, and take the guesswork out of watering. Whether you want to provide your family with nutritious food, save money, get some exercise, or just be more self-sufficient, this course will give you the skills you need to ensure a successful harvest. Online delivery from Ed2Go.  12 sessions, 24 hours (NEL $150)

CST-362.   Growing Plants for Fun and Profit.   Turn your love of plants into an enjoyable and profitable home business. Learn how to grow and market plants on a small scale without major capital investment. In an area as small as 1000 sq. ft., you can generate thousands of dollars' worth of plant material in a single growing season. This course is your practical guide to licensing, site preparation, equipment, how and where to find supplies, how to select and produce plants appropriate to your climate zone, how to produce quality material and, most importantly, how to market your product. Online delivery from Ed2Go.  12 sessions, 24 hours (NEL $150)