Horticulture has a direct relationship to many fields of study at Oaksterdam University. Specialized horticultural training dovetails well with our Classic program, as it is important for aspiring budtenders, cannabis chefs, and collective members to have a well rounded education. We have expanded the courses available to better tailor to your needs. Oaksterdam University Atlantic City is the same as the OU Horticulture Seminar in Oakland without hands-on labs or live plants due to federal intervention. Demonstration only. Certification will be available. The 4-Day Horticulture Seminar will be held at Bally’s Atlantic City August 23, 24, 25 & 26 (Saturday-Tuesday)
- Introduction & Political Developments
- Starting from Cuttings/Intro to Vegetative Growth
- Nutrients & pH: Mixing, Measuring, & Adjusting
- Flowering & Plant Propagation
- Conditions for optimal Plant Growth
- Indoor Horticulture Safety & Responsibility/Intro to Grow Equipment
- Pests & Pathogens
Expert legal instruction provided by:
Adam Scavone, a New York attorney with a focus on the issues that are important to small and growing businesses in the cannabis industry. In 2010, he co-founded the New York Cannabis Alliance, the state’s leading comprehensive cannabis law reform organization, and continues to serve as a director of the organization. He is a graduate of Brooklyn Law School, where he founded a chapter of Students for Sensible Drug Policy, and holds a masters in public health from Columbia University’s Mailman School of Public Health. His writings on cannabis, health, criminal justice, and drug policy have been published in the Albany Times Union, Newsday, the Los Angeles Times, the Denver Post, the Cleveland Plain Dealer, and Stanford University’s Social Innovation Review. He also serves as Secretary to the Committee on Drugs & the Law of the New York City Bar Association.
Students who attend this seminar can potentially achieve:
- Certificate of Achievement: Attend all classes & complete the final exam with a score of 75% or greater.
- Certificate of Achievement with Honors as Valedictorian: Attend all classes & complete the final exam with the highest score in the class.
4-Day Seminar (By popular demand!)
Bally’s Atlantic City | 1900 Pacific Ave, Atlantic City, NJ 08401 | (609) 340-2000
- Same pricing as our 4-Day Horticulture Seminar in Oakland
- $995 for all 4 days (Cost goes up to $1,045.00 the week of the event)
There are 10+ parking garages and lots within a five block radius of Bally’s Atlantic City. They charge between $7-12/day and also offer valet parking.
Driving Directions from the north
Get on I-91 S. Take Garden State Pkwy to Christopher Columbus Blvd in Atlantic City. Slight right to stay on I-78 W (signs for Turnpike/Interstate 78/Interstate 95). Take the I-95 S exit toward Turnpike S. Continue on the ramp and merge onto I-95 S. Take exit 11 for U.S. 9 toward Woodbridge. Follow signs for Garden State Pkwy S and merge onto Garden State Pkwy. Continue onto U.S. 9 S/Garden State Pkwy. Take exit 38 to merge onto Atlantic City Expy E. Continue onto Christopher Columbus Blvd. Continue onto 500 Club Ln/S Missouri Ave. Turn left onto Pacific Ave. Bally’s Atlantic City will be on the right.
Driving Directions from the South
Get on I-95 N. Take exit 2A-2B for I-295 N toward Washington/National Harbor. Continue onto MD-295 N (signs for Interstate 95/Baltimore-Washington Parkway N/Baltimore). Take the Harbor Tunnel Thrwy/I-895 N exit. Merge onto I-895 N. Slight right onto I-295 N/Delaware Turnpike (signs for Del Mem Br/NJ-Ny). Keep right to stay on I-295 N. Continue onto I-76 W. Take the exit toward US-130 S. Turn left onto Market St. Slight right onto the ramp to Interstate 295/New Jersey 42. Merge onto I-76 E. Continue onto NJ-42 S. Continue onto Atlantic City Expy E. Continue onto Christopher Columbus Blvd. Continue onto 500 Club Ln/S Missouri Ave. Turn left onto Pacific Ave. Bally’s Atlantic City will be on the right.
Hotel & Resort
With so many hotels in Atlantic City, NJ to choose from, Bally’s Atlantic City made sure to set itself apart with an exciting array of amenities, world-class lodging, beautiful details, and enthralling activities to make it the ideal hotel location in town. Be in the center of all the action while having the luxury of escaping to a world-class Atlantic City, NJ hotel room at Bally’s. Make your reservations by August 11, 2014 to enjoy the Oaksterdam University room rate. Students can call in to book their own reservations before the cut-off date. Please call the Reservation Center at 1-888-516-2215. Currently, the name of the group is listed as Oaksterdam University and the code callers will need to identify the group is: SB08OU4.