The Nursery Intern Program at NWREC is designed for students interested in ornamental crop production, Christmas tree research and Integrated Pest Management. The program focuses on research methods for solving problems commonly found in the nursery and Christmas tree industries.
We are not excepting applications for Internship positions at this time. Check back for 2016 spring and summer opportunities winter 2016.
We work closely with nurseries and Christmas tree growers throughout Oregon to identify production problems and develop experiments to provide practical solutions to those problems.
Examples of research conducted by former student interns include:
Interns will focuses on a major project, including planning, implementation, and summary of results. Past student interns have completed research papers, trade magizine articles, presentations and videos of their completed project. Many opportunities are available and encouraged to interns.