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Getting Work In Horticulture eBook

This comprehensive guide, written by horticulture expert John Mason explores and explains the horticulture industry with a view to finding work within it.  Find out about its diversity, its future, how to start and how to build an interest into a long, successful careers. 

eBook coverGetting Work in Horticulture

by John Mason

Getting work in Horticulture eBook course online. Find out what it is like to work in horticulture; how diverse the industry is, how to get a start, and how to build a sustainable, long term and diverse career that keeps your options broad, to move from sector to sector as demand and fashions change across your working life.

This book is unique. It looks at where horticultural careers are heading in the future; rather than focusing on traditional jobs of the past.
Full Color, 72 page e book


Chapter 1   Working in Horticulture

  • Scope of horticultural industries
  • Types of jobs
  • Scope of world horticulture

Chapter 2   Discovering your path

  • The big questions

Chapter 3.   Horticultural Education

  • Education today

Chapter 4   Amenity Horticulture

  • Gardener
  • Arborist
  • Groundsman
  • Park Ranger
  • Landscape Designer or Landscape Architect
  • Landscape Contractor or Tradesman
  • Greenkeeper and Turf Manager
  • Interior Plantscaper
  • Other jobs in the Amenity Horticulture Sector

Chapter 5.   Production Horticulture

  • Market Gardener
  • Orchardist
  • Vineyard Manager
  • Nursery Person or Worker
  • Garden Centre or Retail Nursery Person
  • Cut Flower Grower
  • Florist
  • Herb Grower
  • Plant Breeder
  • Agronomist
  • Hydroponics Farmer or Supplier
  • Other Production Jobs

Chapter 6   Other Horticultural Jobs

  • Garden Writer, Broadcaster, Media Work
  • Allied Trader
  • Horticultural Research Scientist
  • Horticultural Consultant
  • Horticultural Tour Guide or Operator
  • Horticultural Therapist
  • Horticultural Educationist
  • Other jobs
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