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Horticulture Open Day 2018

Horticulture Open Day 2018
Location: Kildalton Agricultural College, Piltown
Cost: Free

Begin your career in Horticulture

Kildalton College invites you to a horticultural open day on Thursday, 17 May 2018 from 10.30am where you will find out about careers in horticulture and view the extensive horticultural unit at Kildalton Horticultural College.

Waterford Institute of Technology, in conjunction with Kildalton College of Horticulture, provides Level 7 horticulture courses in Waterford and Dublin (WD096 and WD097). Kildalton also offers horticulture training at Levels 5 and 6.

Minister of State for Food, Forestry and Horticulture Andrew Doyle will open the event.


Horticulture orchard walk

Horticultural Research

We will be showcasing research projects in collaboration with the Horticulture Development Department in vegetable production, cut foliage and nursery stock production.


Horticulture cut foliageWorking in the Horticultural Industry?

Talk to us about our part-time modules in Nursery Stock Production, Landscape Design and Construction, Sportsturf Science and Maintenance, Tree and Shrub Management, Ecology and the Environment, Garden Centre Operations.


Horticulture component awardsTour our facilities

Learn more about Kildalton College and the horticultural industry.


To book

Email: [email protected]
Tel: 051 644400


Location pin Kildalton College, Piltown, Co. Kilkenny, E32 YW08

More information about horticulture at WIT

WIT had two horticulture degree courses, one taught in WIT and Kildalton College and one taught exclusively in Dublin, in the National Botanic Gardens. You can find out more by clicking:

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