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Crop production and environment.

Robert Orr Whyte

Crop production and environment.

by Robert Orr Whyte

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Published by Faber and Faber in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Growth (Plants),
  • Botany, Economic,
  • Crops and climate

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQK745 W49 1960
    The Physical Object
    Pagination392p.
    Number of Pages392
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16793280M

    A catalogue record for this book is available from the British Library, London, UK. Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication Data Climate change and crop production / editor, Matthew P. Reynolds p. cm. -- (CABI series in climate change ; v. 1) Includes bibliographical references and index. ISBN (alk. paper) 1. Crops and File Size: KB. Book: Crop production and environment. pp pp. Abstract: Study of the physiological developmental processes of the plant in relation to environmental factors environmental factors Subject Category: PropertiesCited by:

    Sustainable Crop Production Intensification The need to feed a growing population is a constant pressure on crop production, as is coping with an increasingly degraded environment and uncertainties resulting from climate change - and the need to adapt farming systems to these.   Purchase Crop Production and Crop Protection - 1st Edition. Print Book & E-Book. ISBN , Book Edition: 1.

    High tunnel crop production allows you to extend the growing season and create a more controlled growing environment that can exclude pests. But because of their unique environment, high tunnels will often require different cultural practices than are required for the same crops grown in the field. Get your questions answered and increase your hydroponic growing know-how at the Greenhouse Crop Production & Engineering Design Short Course – A four day conference, put on by the University of Arizona Controlled Environment Agriculture Center, including three full days of lecture, one day of hands-on training workshops at CEAC, and an.


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