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Industrial practice in the course "Innovative technologies in horticulture". Norway-Ukraine Project

Practical training of students of professional retraining courses for servicemen, veterans and members of their families is an integral part of the educational training program "Organization of own business in horticulture and vegetable growing". It aims to consolidate the theoretical knowledge gained by students during training, acquisition and improvement of practical skills and abilities. The basis of modern practical training is industrial practice, in the process of which students solve problems defined by the lecturer in accordance with the requirements of the educational process and the chosen topic of the business plan.

Practical classes on the subject "Innovative technologies in horticulture" in the framework of the project "Norway-Ukraine" were conducted on research areas and in the gardens of Uman National University of Horticulture.

Industrial practice in the course "Innovative technologies in horticulture". Norway-Ukraine Project
Industrial practice in the course "Innovative technologies in horticulture". Norway-Ukraine Project
Industrial practice in the course "Innovative technologies in horticulture". Norway-Ukraine Project
Industrial practice in the course "Innovative technologies in horticulture". Norway-Ukraine Project

The classes addressed the state and prospects of horticulture in Ukraine, modern aspects of growing intensive apple orchards, technology of growing planting material of fruit and berry crops and grapes, new types of plantations and features of their formation, soil retention and fertilization systems, features of mechanized collection of black currant berries, protection of fruit and berry crops from pests and diseases, the subtleties of pruning apple trees, depending on the variety.

During the industrial practice, students consolidated and improved theoretical knowledge and professional skills, their application in the organization and implementation of individual technological processes; gained experience in practical work according to their qualifications; got acquainted with the organization of agricultural production in modern economic conditions on the example of advanced agricultural formations; mastered modern agricultural technologies and got acquainted with the experience of growing crops.