Sustainable Horticulture

Sustainable Horticulture

4.11 - 1251 ratings - Source

This comprehensive introduction to the emerging discipline of sustainable horticulture provides readers with the foundations of horticultural science that underlie all forms of horticulture from conventional through sustainable to organic. The book leads readers through practices and production, and provides the necessary information to support a more sustainable and environmentally friendly horticulture.The volume explains moving to sustainability, provides an introduction to horticultural science and horticultural practices including plant propagation, crop breeding, biotechnology, energy sustainability and sustaining soil, water and environment, home horticulture basics, integrated pest management and an introduction to horticultural crops.For horticultural professionals, policy makers, consumers and future farmers.Weed management for organic crops flfcLEVANT^HRlENCES Agrios, George (1997). ... (1998). Plant-Microbe Interactions and Biological Control. Marcel Dekker, New York. 464 pp. Bowman, Greg (ed.) (1997). Steel in the Field: A Farmera#39;s Guide to Weed Management Tools. Natural ... Insect Predator-Prey Dynamics: Lady Bird Beetles and Biological Control.

Title:Sustainable Horticulture
Author:Raymond P. Poincelot
Publisher:Pearson College Division - 2004


You Must CONTINUE and create a free account to access unlimited downloads & streaming