Knott's Handbook for Vegetable Growers / Edition 4

Knott's Handbook for Vegetable Growers / Edition 4

by Donald N. Maynard, George J. Hochmuth
     
 

ISBN-10: 0471131512

ISBN-13: 9780471131519

Pub. Date: 04/28/1997

Publisher: Wiley

The book is a compact compendium of factual data for commercial vegetable growers, with most of the data presented in the form of tables and charts. It is filled with information on topics like transplant production, planting rates and spacing, methods for controlling diseases, insect pest identification, and a multi-language vegetable dictionary.  See more details below

Overview

The book is a compact compendium of factual data for commercial vegetable growers, with most of the data presented in the form of tables and charts. It is filled with information on topics like transplant production, planting rates and spacing, methods for controlling diseases, insect pest identification, and a multi-language vegetable dictionary.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780471131519
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
04/28/1997
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
600
Product dimensions:
5.60(w) x 8.32(h) x 1.53(d)

Table of Contents

Preface
Pt. 1Vegetables and the Vegetable Industry1
Pt. 2Plant Growing and Greenhouse Vegetable Production45
Pt. 3Field Planting87
Pt. 4Soils and Fertilizers125
Pt. 5Water and Irrigation219
Pt. 6Vegetable Pests and Problems267
Pt. 7Weed Control359
Pt. 8Harvesting and Storage377
Pt. 9Seed Production and Storage451
Pt. 10Appendix477
Index515

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