Botanic Garden Intern Mike Esposito '13 UMass

Summer Research Project 2011

Development of Lab Exercises for Smith College Horticulture Class

Funded by the Biological Sciences Endowed Funds Committee

Develop new techniques and experiments for use in BIO 123 - Horticulture Laboratory. Investigations of plant phototropic and gravitropic reactions, hydroponic methods, post harvest physiology and demonstrations of soil properties.