Problems that face the nursery owner revolve around the integration of technology and manpower and the management of resources. This page offers the basic considerations of starting a field nursery and offers Best Management Practices for producing quality plants in an economically and environmentally responsible manner.
Like the field production page, this section offers information on beginning a new container nursery business and utlizing Best Management Practices for efficient production of landscape plants in containers. Also on this page is an actual budget kept by a new nursery owner during the first year of his business.
Optimistic visions for this page project a large database or links to comprehensive information on propagation of thousands of landscape plants. For now, realism and conservatism dictate that this area will present basic propagation information and new research and technology advances in specialized areas.
Information on pest management strategies and pesticide products.
Actual nursery budgets will tell you what you need to know to make informed decisions.


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