Author: Maurice Grenville Kains

Publisher: Applewood Books

ISBN: 1429013575

Category: Gardening

Page: 356

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This 1916 book provides gardeners and nurserymen with information on the fundamental principles of plant propagation.
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Author: United States. Agricultural Research Service

Publisher: N.A


Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 2

View: 2213

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A Comprehensive Guide to the Production and Management of Hardy Plants, Trees and Shrubs and Glasshouse Crops

Author: Nursery Practice

Publisher: N.A


Category: Nurseries (Horticulture)

Page: 224

View: 3486

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Practical Guidelines for Research Nurseries

Author: Hannah Jaenicke

Publisher: World Agroforestry Centre

ISBN: 9290591307

Category: Forest nurseries

Page: 93

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Author: Elizabeth Sadek,Jacqueline Sadek

Publisher: Nelson Thornes

ISBN: 9780748775484

Category: Education

Page: 183

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Updated to account for computerized administration systems. Provides suggestions for Continuing Professional Development of staff and managers. Provides up-to-date case studies and examples, which focus on key topics and help apply theory to practice. The new CD-ROM contains over 60 fully editable sample documents to help nursery managers develop practical and reliable systems for their workplace and can be easily adapted to fit individual requirements. The CD-ROM also provides sample job descriptions, contracts and documents covering all aspects of nursery policy.
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A Biographical History of Developmentally Appropriate Practice

Author: David Elkind

Publisher: Redleaf Press

ISBN: 1605543705

Category: Education

Page: 280

View: 8338

A biographical history of the evolution of Developmentally Appropriate Practice, written by best-selling early childhood author David Elkind, PhD
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A Simple Guide

Author: Anne Mbora,Jens-Peter Barnekow Lillesø,Ramni Jamnadass

Publisher: World Agroforestry Centre

ISBN: 9290592354

Category: Agroforestry

Page: 31

View: 2677

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Author: Claude Raymond Tillotson

Publisher: Palala Press

ISBN: 9781378314289

Category: History

Page: 112

View: 2488

This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important, and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we know it. This work was reproduced from the original artifact, and remains as true to the original work as possible. Therefore, you will see the original copyright references, library stamps (as most of these works have been housed in our most important libraries around the world), and other notations in the work. This work is in the public domain in the United States of America, and possibly other nations. Within the United States, you may freely copy and distribute this work, as no entity (individual or corporate) has a copyright on the body of the work. As a reproduction of a historical artifact, this work may contain missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc. Scholars believe, and we concur, that this work is important enough to be preserved, reproduced, and made generally available to the public. We appreciate your support of the preservation process, and thank you for being an important part of keeping this knowledge alive and relevant.
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Author: Mary L. Duryea,Thomas D. Landis

Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

ISBN: 9400961103

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 385

View: 5032

ing damage ranged from odor. to general visual appearance. Attributes of seedling quality are categorized as either to cutting buds. to scraping bark to detect dead cambium. performance attributes (RGP. frost hardiness. stress resistance) One nursery reported using frost hardiness as an indicator of or material attributes (bud dormancy. water relations. nutrition. when to begin fall lifting. but none reported using it as an morphology). Performance attributes are assessed by placing indicator of seedling quality before shipping stock to customers. samples of seedlings into specified controlled environments and evaluating their responses. Although some effective short 23.4.3 Stress resistance cut procedures are being developed. performance tests tend Only three nurseries measure stress resistance. They use to be time consuming; however, they produce results on whole the services of Oregon State University and the test methods plant responses which are often closely correlated with field described in 23.2.3. One nursery reported that results of stress performance. Material attributes. on the other hand. reflect tests did not agree well with results of RGP tests and that RGP only individual aspects of seedling makeup and are often correlated better with seedling survival in the field. Most stress poorly correlated with performance. tests are conducted for reforestation personnel rather than for Bud dormancy status seems to be correlated. at least nurseries.
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The Business of Early Years Care

Author: Helen Jameson,Madeline Watson

Publisher: Nelson Thornes

ISBN: 9780748733477

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 229

View: 8241

Written for people who are planning, starting or running a nursery, this book provides an integrated approach to relevant business and child-care issues. It includes advice on market research, planning and acquiring premises, promoting the nursery, finance, banking, and managing a nursery business, including the management of staff. There are chapters on providing for children and working with their parents, and regular check-lists for the development of action plans.
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Author: Michael Raviv,J. Heinrich Lieth

Publisher: Elsevier

ISBN: 9780080556420

Category: Science

Page: 608

View: 5909

Plant production in hydroponics and soilless culture is rapidly expanding throughout the world, raising a great interest in the scientific community. For the first time in an authoritative reference book, authors cover both theoretical and practical aspects of hydroponics (growing plants without the use of soil). This reference book covers the state-of-the-art in this area, while offering a clear view of supplying plants with nutrients other than soil. Soilless Culture provides the reader with an understanding of the properties of the various soiless media and how these properties affect plant performance in relation to basic horticultural operations, such as irrigation and fertilization. This book is ideal for agronomists, horticulturalists, greenhouse and nursery managers, extension specialists, and people involved with the production of plants. * Comprehensive discussion of hydroponic systems, irrigation, and control measures allows readers to achieve optimal performance * State-of-the-art book on all theoretical aspects of hydroponics and soilless culture including a thorough description of the root system, its functions and limitation posed by restricted root volume * Critical and updated reviews of current analytical methods and how to translate their results to irrigation and fertilization practices * Definitive chapters on recycled, no-discharge systems including salinity and nutrition management and pathogen eradication * Up-to-date description of all important types of growing media
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