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Ball Redbook, 16th Edition

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Book News Annotation:

This complete reference on floriculture production, in continuous print since 1932, contains cultural details on 137 crops, with over 200 photographs, illustrations, and charts. Intended for students, as well as novice and expert growers, this edition includes some 20 new crops. The first four chapters cover greenhouse outfitting, basics for growing, the business of growing, and general crop culture. The remainder of the volume is devoted to each crop's cultural specifications.
Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Synopsis:

For 65 years, thousands of growers have relied on the Ball RedBook as their cultural bible. With a casual, face-to-face writing style, the RedBook provides the latest information from 83 industry experts and editors, cultural details for 137 popular crops, and chapters on equipment and automation, perennials, herbs, environmental laws, and postharvest care. The 16th edition was edited by the late Vic Ball, an industry veteran who led American floriculture to greatness through his interviews and articles.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781883052157
Editor:
Ball, Vic
Publisher:
Ball Publishing
Location:
Batavia, Ill., USA :
Subject:
General
Subject:
Flowers - General
Subject:
Horticulture
Subject:
Botany
Subject:
Agriculture - Agronomy
Subject:
Floriculture
Subject:
Ornamental Plants
Subject:
Plants, ornamental
Subject:
Ornamental plant industry.
Subject:
Life Sciences - Horticulture
Edition Number:
16th ed.
Series Volume:
no. 4936
Publication Date:
c1998
Binding:
Hardcover
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
xi, 802 p.
Dimensions:
9.30x7.36x2.11 in. 3.80 lbs.

Related Subjects

Home and Garden » Gardening » Greenhouse Gardening
Home and Garden » Gardening » Propagation
Science and Mathematics » Agriculture » General
Science and Mathematics » Nature Studies » General

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Product details xi, 802 p. pages Ball Publishing - English 9781883052157 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , For 65 years, thousands of growers have relied on the Ball RedBook as their cultural bible. With a casual, face-to-face writing style, the RedBook provides the latest information from 83 industry experts and editors, cultural details for 137 popular crops, and chapters on equipment and automation, perennials, herbs, environmental laws, and postharvest care. The 16th edition was edited by the late Vic Ball, an industry veteran who led American floriculture to greatness through his interviews and articles.
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