About Sustainable Agriscience
Grow your green thumb in our greenhouse, arboretum and several residential sites. Learn how to identify and propagate plants, operate basic agriscience equipment, manage pests and operate a nursery and greenhouse. Work outdoors and create beautiful landscapes. Explore the latest careers in agriscience like landscape designer, groundskeeper, nursery manager, golf course technician and parks and recreation worker.
- Grow and take care of plants in a real greenhouse and arboretum
- Sell the flowers you grow at a spring plant sale
- Prepare to earn Michigan Certified Green Industry Professional and Pesticide Applicator licenses
Brent Willett and Jerry Green have developed a sophisticated hydroponic system which includes a raft production area for basil and lettuce, an NFT (white tube) which produces rosemary, and an aquaponic system which houses a school of blue gill fish.