Home Gardening

Courses

HOME FRUIT GROWING AHT104

Grow fresh fruit, berries and nuts efficiently and economically. Learn how to raise soil fertility, choose the best fruits for your situation, and grow them in a way which controls pests and diseases without using dangerous chemicals. Both cool and warm climate fruits are covered, and throughout the course you are given the option to concentrate your study on the types of fruits which are of more interest to you.

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HOME GARDEN EXPERT COURSE AHT101

 
Study Home Gardening and be a Garden Expert
  • Impress  your family, friends
  • Become the Garden Guru in your local community
This course contains hundreds of pages of notes, and (for the online & CD version) large numbers of automated self assessment tests. Become the gardening expert of your family with this comprehensive home gardening course. There are eight units each comprising 2 or 3 lessons, with each lesson involving both reading and practical work. This is a "blue ribbon" course for home gardeners who want the best.

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HOME VEGETABLE GROWING AHT102

Learn how to grow delicious, fresh, healthy vegetables simply at home. =

  • Learn how to build a vegie garden.
  • Study cultivation and planting.
  • Study the main types of vegetables.
  • Learn how to make great compost.
  • Study pest, disease and weed control.
  • Learn about hydroponic and greenhouse growing.
  • Study herbs and uncommon vegetable varieties.
  • Learn about watering and irrigation systems.
  • Learn about harvesting, storing and using vegetables.

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LANDSCAPING HOME GARDENS AHT103

Learn how to Design Your Home Garden
Learn how to plan, lay out and construct your own home garden. Whether you want a garden which you can work in, play in or simply look at and feel proud of then this course is for you. Topics covered include: designing gardens, styles of gardens, drawing plans, understanding soils, basic landscape construction, weeds & pests, planting & pruning, lawns and other surfacings, garden features, plus a special project to help you develop your own garden.

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