|Consultancy report on first extension staff training in horticulture. (1998)|
|Basic understanding of horticulture|
|Review of effects of physical factors of the environment on horticultural crops|
Horticultural crops are adapted to a wide range of soil types at times with specific requirements. Soils particle types include clay 0.002 mm or less, silt 0.05 to 0.002 mm and sand 0.05 mm or above. Aspects of soil fertility and soil pH were discussed. Organic and inorganic fertilizers as source of nutrients were also discussed.