Horticultural Therapy: Connecting People and Plants, anr week, cathy flinton, horticulture therapy
Date: March 14, 2015 - March 14, 2015
Location: Plant and Soil Sciences Building, 1066 Bogue St., East Lansing, MI 48824
8:30 a.m. ‒ 12:30 p.m.
Learn how to enhance and expand the growing season through the use of various hoop houses and high tunnels, cold frames and alternative growing systems such as hydroponics. Explore new opportunities to engage clients in therapeutic activities with these systems, and discover the benefits, constraints and potential costs of incorporating these unique horticultural methods. Learn the components of the systems and variations and modifications to utilize them effectively in your program.