Knott's Handbook for Vegetable Growers by Donald N. Maynard

By Donald N. Maynard

The best one-stop reference for advertisement vegetable growers for greater than 50 years Rooted in culture, branching out to the longer term. For greater than part a century, Knott's guide for Vegetable Growers has supplied generations of business growers with the main well timed, available, and priceless details on hand at the topic. The 5th variation of this very popular horticultural mainstay presents readers with the trustworthy turning out to be and advertising and marketing details they have come to anticipate, whereas together with new and up-to-date fabric all through to take care of its relevance in our ever-changing international. packed with necessary details, mostly within the kind of tables and charts--from not easy statistics on vegetable creation and intake to crucial info for modern-day foreign markets, comparable to vegetable botanical names and vegetable names in 9 languages--Knott's instruction manual is an element Farmer's Almanac, half encyclopedia, and half dictionary. It additionally presents precise, useful specifics on planting charges, schedules, and spacing; soils and fertilizers; equipment for handling crop pests; greenhouse vegetable and crop creation; insect pest id; harvesting and garage; and vegetable advertising and marketing. Now on hand in a brand new versatile disguise designed for ease of use at the table or within the box, this helpful workhorse good points new info on: * international vegetable construction * most sensible administration practices * natural crop creation * foodstuff safeguard * Pesticide protection * Postharvest difficulties * Minimally processed greens * Plus, 1000s of website hyperlinks on the topic of vegetable info

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Sativa Fiori Polygonaceae Rheum rhabarbarum L. Rumex acetosa L. Rumex patientia L. Rumex scutatus L. Portulacaceae Montia perfoliata (Donn. 1. 23 annuum L. Grossum group annuum L. Longum group baccatum L. var. baccatum chinense Jacq. Naranjillo Pea eggplant macrocarpon L. melongena L. muricatum Ait. nigrum L. Solanum quitoense Lam. Solanum torvum Swartz Solanum Solanum Solanum Solanum Gilo, jilo Garden egg Scarlet eggplant, tomato eggplant African eggplant Eggplant, aubergine Pepino, sweet pepino Black nightshade NIGHTSHADE FAMILY Bell pepper Cayenne pepper, chile pepper Small pepper Scotch bonnet pepper, habanero pepper Tabasco pepper Rocoto Tamarillo, tree tomato Boxthorn Tomato Currant tomato Chinese lantern plant Tomatillo Cape gooseberry Golden apple American black nightshade Solanum gilo Raddi Solanum incanum L.

Oxalidaceae Oxalis tuberosa Molina Passifloraceae Passiflora biflora Lam. Pedaliaceae Sesamum radiatum Schum. ex Thonn. Phytolaccaceae Onagraceae Water lily FOUR O’CLOCK FAMILY Mauka WATER LILY FAMILY Foxnut Nyctaginaceae Mirabilis expansa (Ruiz & Paron) Standley Nymphaeaceae Euryale ferox Salisb. Nymphaea nouchali Burm. f. False roselle Jamaican sorrel Mallow MULBERRY FAMILY Hops LOTUS FAMILY Lotus root Hibiscus acetosella Wel. ex Hiern Hibiscus sabdariffa L. Malva rotundifolia L. Moraceae Humulus lupulus L.

Portulacaceae Montia perfoliata (Donn. 1. 23 annuum L. Grossum group annuum L. Longum group baccatum L. var. baccatum chinense Jacq. Naranjillo Pea eggplant macrocarpon L. melongena L. muricatum Ait. nigrum L. Solanum quitoense Lam. Solanum torvum Swartz Solanum Solanum Solanum Solanum Gilo, jilo Garden egg Scarlet eggplant, tomato eggplant African eggplant Eggplant, aubergine Pepino, sweet pepino Black nightshade NIGHTSHADE FAMILY Bell pepper Cayenne pepper, chile pepper Small pepper Scotch bonnet pepper, habanero pepper Tabasco pepper Rocoto Tamarillo, tree tomato Boxthorn Tomato Currant tomato Chinese lantern plant Tomatillo Cape gooseberry Golden apple American black nightshade Solanum gilo Raddi Solanum incanum L.

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