About the courseThe UFV Berry Production Essentials certificate is comprised of 18 credits (6 three-credit courses) and is an excellent introduction to all aspects of berry production. Topics include: Introduction to horticulture, Horticulture skills and techniques for fall and winter, Fundamentals of pest management, Introduction to soils and soil fertility, The science and practice of fruit production. This program is designed for those seeking to enter the berry industry and wishing to gain both knowledge and certification necessary to advance their career on the farm or for those seeking professional development opportunities.
Intake MonthsJANUARY, SEPTEMBER
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AboutThe University of the Fraser Valley, formerly known as University College of the Fraser Valley and Fraser Valley College, is a Canadian public university with campuses in Abbotsford, Chilliwack, Mission and Hope, British Columbia.
Founded in 1974 as Fraser Valley College, it was a response to the need for expanded vocational training in the communities of the Fraser Valley. In 1988, it became a university college, with degree-granting status. As the University College of the Fraser Valley, it grew rapidly, becoming one of the largest university colleges in Canada.
The University offers over 100 study programs in over 30 subject areas, ranging from accounting to graphic design.
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Chilliwack Campus at Canada Education Park - University of the Fraser Valley
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On 85 acres at the Canada Education Park in Chilliwack, UFV has a LEED Gold-certified facility, featuring a striking atrium, stunningly large classrooms, state-of-the-art science and computer labs, a fully equipped dental clinic, nursing stations, a library, a bookstore, a cafeteria, a black box theatre, a human performance lab that includes an EEG lab, environmental chamber, and teaching lab and an Indigenous Gathering Place.