ABAS 1610 - Elements of Plant Science - Volunteer day at Barfield Crescent Park doing invasive plant removal. (1) Fall 2007

ABAS 1610 - Elements of Plant Science - Volunteer day at Barfield Crescent Park doing invasive plant removal. (2) Fall 2007

ABAS 1610 - Elements of Plant Science - Volunteer day at Barfield Crescent Park doing invasive plant removal. (3) Fall 2007

Dr. Anderson at the Barfield Crescent Park volunteer day. Fall 2007

ABAS 3660 - Vegetable Gardening - garden prep Spring 2008.

ABAS 3660 - Vegetable gardening - Initial stages of the garden on MTSU farm property. Spring 2008

ABAS 3660 - Vegetable Gardening - Breaking ground for the garden. Spring 2008

MTSU greenhouses full for the FFA spring plant sale put on by Dr. Ricketts and his 'Horticulture in our Lives' class. (1) Spring 2008

MTSU greenhouses full for the FFA spring plant sale put on by Dr. Ricketts and his 'Horticulture in our Lives' class. (2) Spring 2008

MTSU greenhouses full for the FFA spring plant sale put on by Dr. Ricketts and his 'Horticulture in our Lives' class. (3) Spring 2008

ABAS 3660 - Vegetable Gardening - Laying drip tape for the garden. Spring 2008

ABAS 3660 - Vegetable Gardening - laying plastic mulch. Spring 2008

ABAS 3660 - Vegetable Gardening - Laying plastic mulch and drip tape. Spring 2008

ABAS 3660 - Vegetable Gardening - Spring 2008

ABAS 3660 - Vegetable Gardening - Spring 2008

ABAS 3660 - Vegetable Gardening - Spring 2008

ABAS 3660 - Vegetable Gardening - Spring 2008 class

ABAS 4620 - Greenhouse Management - Greenhouse tomatoes in floor beds constructed by the class. Fall 2007

Ben Kelly constructing an automated mist bench with bottom heat for the MTSU greenhouse. Spring 2008

The finished propagation table. Spring 2008

ABAS 3660 - Vegetable Gardening - taking soil samples in early spring 2008

Propagation houses at Harney's Nursery. Student, John Harney pictured

Plant and Soil Science Club - working on hort center beds (2007)

ABAS 3660 - Vegetable Gardening - Transplant production (2008)

Newly installed landscaping around Hort Center (2007)

Newly constructed automated mist bench with bottom heat. Time to start propagating!

Dr. Anderson helping the Plant and Soil Science Club mulch (2007)

Club members mulching the Hort Center beds (2007)

Grape cuttings on the mist bench (2007)

Restoration planting at the Woodbury Center for Arts (2008)

Finished restoration planting

ABAS 3660 - Vegetable Gardening

ABAS 4620 - Greenhouse Management. Class photo

Monteagle winery and vineyards. Time to take cuttings from dormant vines.

Ben Kelly collecting grape hardwood cuttings

Ben Kelly collecting cuttings in Monteagle

Ben Kelly with Brugmansias in the MTSU greenhouses

ABAS 4620 - Greenhouse Management. Field trip to Evan's Plant Farm

Mr. Evan's speaking to Greenhouse Management class

ABAS 3660 - Vegetable Gardening. Planting out onion transplants.

Larry Sizemore - MTSU facilities greenhouse

Josh Webb thinning tomato blossoms in the greenhouse.

New evaporative cooling system installed with help from the Greenhouse Management class.

Dr. Anderson in the greenhouse

ABAS 4640 - Landscaping. Class members installing their design.

Landscaping class playing in the dirt

Dig them holes!

Landscaping class - 2007

ABAS 4620 - Greenhouse Management. Collecting data from class pot-mum experiment.

Pot-mums in the greenhouse

Shasta pot-mums

Installing the landscape (2007)

Installing the landscape (2007)

Nate Lilliard refering to the design before planting

Planting

More planting

John Harney swinging the pick-axe

ABAS 4620 - Greenhouse Management. Patrick Gilliam and Tim Hammet at Evan's Plant Farm

Field Trip to Botanico, Inc. in McMinnville

Pot in pot installation equipment demonstration with 25 gallon pots.

Field trip to Botanico, Inc.

25 gallon pot in pot and drainage tile installation.

Terry Mitchell, the production manager for Botanico

Terry is sharing his expertise on pot in pot nursery production to students in the summer semester ABAS 4910 course. Summer 2008.

More of the field trip to Botanico

Terry Mitchell pruning trees in previously installed pot in pot nursery plots.

Nathan Marsh, Plant and Soil Science Club treasurer with the club's poinsettia crop (2008)

ABAS 4640 - Landscaping. Planting the beds at the Stark Ag Building. (2008)

ABAS 4640 - Landscaping. Rachel Hendrix inspecting Lorapetulum roots.

ABAS 4640 - Landscaping. 2008 class photo

The 2008 club leaders with advisor Dr. Phillips, Ben Kelly, Maggie Clissold, Nathan Marsh, and Justin Stefanski

The club mascot

Nathan Marsh, Maggie Clissold, and Ryan Sheehan at the weekly club veggie sale.

Installing the pot-in-pot nursery at the MTSU farm.

Installing pot-in-pot nursery

Chris Cantrell laying weed barrier for the nursery

ABAS 1610 - Elements of Plant Science. Lacey Parchman hauling plants to be used in restoration planting. (2008)

ABAS 1610 - Elements of Plant Science. Daniel Stone and Steven Locke using the power auger to dig planting holes. (2008)

ABAS 4620 and 4670 - Greenhouse Management and Plant Propagation. Field trip to Farmer Brown's Hydroponics. (2008)

ABAS 4620 and 4670 - Greenhouse Management and Plant Propagation. Field trip to Farmer Brown's Hydroponics. (2008)

ABAS 4620 and 4670 - Greenhouse Management and Plant Propagation. Field trip to Mary's Greenhouse in McMinnville. (2008)

ABAS 4620 and 4670 - Greenhouse Management and Plant Propagation. Jesse Traub deciding whether or not to break the rules and walk past the sign.

ABAS 4620 and 4670 - Greenhouse Management and Plant Propagation. Field trip to Mary's Greenhouse. (2008)

ABAS 4640 - Landscaping. Soil prep in the SAG beds (2008)

ABAS 4640 - Landscaping. Soil prep in the SAG beds (2008)

ABAS 4620 - Greenhouse Management. Collecting pot-mum data for class project. (2008)

ABAS 4620 - Greenhouse Management. Jesse Traub collecting pot-mum data for class project. (2008)

Hungry ladybugs on the mums!

ABAS 4620 - Greenhouse Management. Releasing minute pirate bugs as a biological control for thrips. (2008)

ABAS 4620 - Greenhouse Management. Releasing ladybugs in the greenhouses (2008)

ABAS 4300 - Plant Protection - spraying in the greenhouse (2009)

Working on drip irrigation in the teaching / research nursery (2009)

Student constructed compost bins near the vegetable plots on the MTSU farm (2009)

Veggie garden rows at the MTSU farm (2009)

Students Daniel Messick, Justin Sheffield, and Levon Emmons in the greenhouse. The photo was featured in yearly CO-OP program. (2009)

MTSU farm staff and club members field trip to TTU organic farm. (2009)

Touring the high tunnels at the TTU organic farm. (2009)

Club members in Atlanta at the southern region American Society for Horticultural Science competitions. (2009)

Club members in Atlanta at the southern region American Society for Horticultural Science competitions. (2009)

Club members in Atlanta at the southern region American Society for Horticultural Science competitions. (2009)

Club members in Atlanta at the southern region American Society for Horticultural Science competitions. (2009)

Club members in Atlanta for the SR-ASHS meetings. (2009)

Deconstructing a greenhouse. (2009)

More greenhouse deconstruction. (2009)

ABAS 3660 - Vegetable Gardening - (2009)

ABAS 4640 - Landscaping - Students talking with Dr. Whitaker prior to designing the new Horse Science landscape. (2009)

ABAS 4620 - Greenhouse Management - Field trip to Farmer Brown's Hydroponics. (2009)

ABAS 4640 - Landscaping - installing the design after constructing the retaining wall (2009)

ABAS 4640 - Landscaping - installing the design after constructing the retaining wall (2009)

Beginning construction of Habitat for Humanity community garden raised beds (2009)

Eric Limbird at Growild Nursery inspecting Rhododendron calendulaceum (2010)

ABAS 4500 - Field trip to Rocky Glade Farms in Eagleville, TN (2010)

Propagation at Growild Nursery (2010)

Hoticulture competitions in Orlando, FL (2010)

Installing convection tubes in the MTSU facilities greenhouse (2009)

working on the horse science center retaining wall (2009)

Landscaping class group photo (2009)

Plant and Soil Science Club members at Lew Gardens in Orlando, FL (2010)

Pam Rowlette giving a woody landscape plants campus tour

Planting hydroponic lettuce in the MTSU greenhouse (2009)

Planting high tunnel organic strawberries (2010)

Using the dingo to pull out greenhouse side posts (2010)

Visiting with one of the strawberry growers for Wishnatzki farms (2010)

Habitat for Humanity community garden lasagna beds (2010)

Making the compost beds for our high tunnel organic strawberries. (2010)

Student Eric Limbird checking on the hydroponic lettuce in the MTSU Horticulture Center greenhouses. (2010)

Vegetable gardening class photo with their constructed lasagna bed at the MTSU farm (2010)

Plant and Soil Science Club members at Lew Gardens in Orlando, FL. (2010)

The Nursery Management class at the new MTSU nursery. (2010)

Students visiting the State Botanical Garden of Georgia. (2010)

Group photo at the State Botanical Garden of Georgia. (2010)

Wishnatzki farms visit in Plant City, FL. (2010)