Lockhart and Wiseman s Crop Husbandry Including Grassland

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  • Author : Steve Finch
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Pages : 528 pages
  • ISBN : 1855736500
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Lockhart and Wiseman s Crop Husbandry Including Grassland

Lockhart and Wiseman   s Crop Husbandry Including Grassland
  • Author : Steve Finch,Alison Samuel,Gerry P. Lane
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 05 June 2002
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First published in 1966, Lockhart and Wiseman’s Crop Husbandry Including Grassland has established itself as the standard crop husbandry text for students and practitioners alike. Radically revised and expanded, and with a new team of authors, the eighth edition confirms and extends its reputation. Part one looks at the basic conditions for crop growth with chapters on plant structure and growth, soil analysis and management, and the use of fertilisers and manures. There is also a new chapter on the

Lockhart Wiseman s Crop Husbandry Including Grassland

Lockhart   Wiseman s Crop Husbandry Including Grassland
  • Author : A. J. L. Wiseman,H. J. S. Finch,Alison M. Samuel
  • Publisher : Pergamon
  • Release : 01 January 1993
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This book presents the essential basic husbandry techniques relevant to optimum crop output in a comprehensive and easily understood manner. The seventh edition includes new material including the Control of Substances Hazardous to Health Regulations and also the various 'Codes of Good Agricultural Practice'. The growing pressure on the countryside is considered, together with the need for greater compatability between farming, wildlife and countryside conservation. The authors have retained a practical approach and the text is now presented in specific

Lockhart and Wiseman s Crop Husbandry Including Grassland

Lockhart and Wiseman   s Crop Husbandry Including Grassland
  • Author : Steve Finch,Alison Samuel,Gerry P. Lane
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 19 July 2014
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Increased yields, markets, and profitability have led to changes in crop husbandry. Since its first publication in 1966, revised editions of Lockhart & Wiseman's Crop Husbandry Including Grassland have upheld and increased the book's good reputation. This ninth edition maintains its status as the standard textbook for many agricultural courses. Part one covers the principles of crop production with chapters concerning plants, climate, soil management, fertilizers, manures, weeds, and diseases threatening farm crops. Part two surveys crop husbandry techniques. Environmental impact has

Lockhart and Wiseman s Crop Husbandry Including Grassland

Lockhart and Wiseman s Crop Husbandry Including Grassland
  • Author : Steve Finch,Alison Samuel,Gerry P. Lane
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release : 19 June 2002
GET THIS BOOK Lockhart and Wiseman s Crop Husbandry Including Grassland

First published in 1966, Lockhart and Wiseman's Crop Husbandry Including Grassland has established itself as the standard crop husbandry text for students and practitioners alike. Radically revised and expanded, and with a new team of authors, the eighth edition confirms and extends its reputation. Part one looks at the basic conditions for crop growth with chapters on plant structure and growth, soil analysis and management, and the use of fertilisers and manures. There is also a new chapter on the influence

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