Agriculture, Food & Natural Resources Career Cluster®
The plant science program of study at Mishicot High School in Mishicot, WI, was developed with support from local businesses and the community. The program has evolved from a single plant science class into a full program of study that offers the ability to earn college credits through articulation agreements and Advanced Placement. Learners can also earn industry certifications in plant science and principles of floral design. The plant science program of study benefits from partnerships with more than 30 local businesses, such as Wilfert Farms, Woodland Dunes, Lakeside Foods, Brilliant Blooms and Natural Beauty Plant Growers. All learners are required to participate in work-based learning, which ensures that learners understand new trends in the field and opens doors to future employment opportunities.