US (OK): Greenhouse Learning Center is now open on OSU campus

Oklahoma State University's new $6 million, state-of-the-art Greenhouse Learning Center opened its doors at the start of the fall semester.

The Greenhouse Learning Center features six greenhouses, including an isolated entomology greenhouse; and a headhouse, which includes a classroom, office space and plant-preparation area, as well as storage space for soil, equipment and chemicals such as fertilizer and pest-management materials. The large foyer provides space for student club meetings.

The center also houses cutting-edge irrigation systems, intense climate and humidity control and other technology standard in today’s horticulture industry.

The Greenleaf Nursery Headhouse is named in honor of the $1 million contribution Greenleaf Nursery gave before construction began.

Read the full article at The Oklahoman

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