Author: exLib Date: 2012-03-18 11:07:06
"Horticulture" ed. by Alejandro Isabel Luna Maldonado
InTeO | 2012 | ISBN: 9535102526 9789535102526 | 181 pages | PDF | 11 MB
This book is intended to act as an introduction to all aspects of horticulture, from the plant breeding, practical issues such as soil management, protected horticulture, postharvest physiology as well as focusing on areas such as urban horticulture and new technologies for horticulture. This book is intended as a textbook for horticulture students at all levels, as well as a general reference work, both for professional horticulturalists and readers with an interest in the subject.
Author: interes Date: 2013-03-05 18:44:14
Basics of Horticulture by Sharon Pastor Simson and Martha C. Straus
2009 | ISBN: 9380179189 | 312 pages | PDF | 26,2 MB
Horticultural crops play a unique role in India’s economy by improving the income of the rural people. Cultivation of these crops is labour intensive and as such they generate lot of employment opportunities for the rural population. Fruits and vegetables are also rich source of vitamins, minerals, proteins, carbohydrates, etc. which are essential in human nutrition. Hence, these are referred to as protective foods and assumed great importance as nutritional security of the people. Thus, cultivation of horticultural crops plays a vital role in the prosperity of a nation and is directly linked with the health and happiness of the people.
Author: interes Date: 2014-04-06 15:39:01
Transgenic Horticultural Crops: Challenges and Opportunities by Beiquan Mou and Ralph Scorza
English | ISBN: 1420093789 | 2011 | 364 pages | PDF | 4,9 MB
As the world debates the risks and benefits of plant biotechnology, the proportion of the global area of transgenic field crops has increased every year, and the safety and value continues to be demonstrated. Yet, despite the success of transgenic field crops, the commercialization of transgenic horticultural crops (vegetables, fruits, nuts, and ornamentals) has lagged far behind.
Author: roxul Date: 2012-05-11 06:34:24
Author: elodar Date: 2013-09-21 20:08:15
Author: harrynyc Date: 2011-09-28 12:14:06
Horticulture: Principles and Practices (4th Edition) by George Acquaah
Prentice Hall | ISBN : 0131592475 | 2008 | 817 pages | PDF | 32MB
Now in its fourth edition, Horticulture: Principles and Practices continues to explore horticulture as a science, an art, and a business, meeting the practical information needs of everyone involved in the discipline – from the small urban gardener/hobbyist to the large-scale producer. Hailed by many as the leading text of its kind and the best introductory horticulture book available today, this new edition is completely updated to include the latest developments and newest technologies. New features include two sets of sixteen-page color inserts, over 150 new photos, and Industry Highlights provided by twelve horticulture experts. The color inserts are directly and effectively tied to the text and are referenced throughout.
Author: interes Date: 2013-02-12 23:49:40
Principles of Horticulture By C. R. Adams, M. P. Early
4 edition 2004 | 240 Pages | ISBN: 0750660880 | PDF | 9 MB
Principles of Horticulture is an excellent introduction to a wide range of aspects of commercial and leisure horticulture. Written in a highly accessible and readable style, this book has already proved invaluable to a broad selection of readers, particularly students on horticulture courses and keen amateur gardeners. It also provides a handy basic reference for professionals.
Author: lout Date: 2011-10-03 22:25:40
Author: interes Date: 2013-10-03 09:10:08
George Acquaah, "Horticulture: Principles and Practices, 4th Edition"
English | 2008 | ISBN: 0131592475 | 817 pages | PDF | 30 MB
Now in its fourth edition, Horticulture: Principles and Practices continues to explore horticulture as a science, an art, and a business, meeting the practical information needs of everyone involved in the discipline – from the small urban gardener/hobbyist to the large-scale producer.
Author: harrynyc Date: 2011-08-04 10:03:09
Ornamental Horticulture: Science, Operations & Management (4th Edition)
Delmar Cengage Learning | ISBN : 143549816X | June 19, 2009 | 712 pages | PDF | 41MB
Ornamental Horticulture: Science, Operations & Management (4th Edition) is an ideal introduction, for both hobbyists and professionals to the art and science of ornamental horticulture. This comprehensive book provides a balanced coverage of all the diverse elements integral to this exciting field. Ornamental Horticulture (4th Edition) offers readers a realistic view of the required business skills and the opportunities to develop creativity. This book will prepare readers to succeed in this growing industry.