For undergraduate-level courses in Vegetable Crops and Food Crops.
Highlighting important concepts in a condensed but informative manner, this practical, up-to-date, and user-friendly text provides a broad overview of the history, principles and practices of growing vegetable crops. Although focusing on commercial production, much of the material is applicable for home use, with many facts, tips and guidelines ideal for backyard and weekend gardeners.
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Book Description Prentice Hall, 1999. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Brand New Text!!! Never Been Used!!! Edges barely worn. Barely shelfwear. This text is totally clean with no writing at all!!!. Bookseller Inventory # 78450
Book Description Prentice Hall, 1999. Book Condition: New. Brand New, Unread Copy in Perfect Condition. A+ Customer Service! Summary: I. OVERVIEW OF VEGETABLE CROPS. 1. History of Vegetable Crops. 2. Understanding the Vegetable Industry. 3. Classifying Vegetable Crops. 4. How Environmental Factors Affect Vegetable Production. II. COMMON PRACTICES USED TO GROW VEGETABLES. 5. Plant Selection Considerations. 6. Preparing the Field. 7. Planting the Field. 8. The Need for Water and Irrigation. 9. Extending the Growing Season. 10. Dealing with Growing Problems. 11. Harvesting. 12. Handling the Crops after Harvest. 13. Marketing the Crop and Delivering It to the Buyer. 14. Uses of Vegetables. 15. Nutritional Value of Vegetables. III. SPECIFIC VEGETABLE CROP CHARACTERISTICS AND GROWING PRACTICES. 16. Cole Crops. 17. Greens. 18. Leafy Salad Crops. 19. Perennial Crops. 20. Root Crops. 21. Bulb Crops. 22. Legumes or Pulse Crops. 23. Sweet Corn. 24. Solanum Crops. 25. Cucurbits. Bookseller Inventory # ABE_book_new_0139569960
Book Description Prentice Hall, 1999. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0139569960
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