Agronomic Handbook: Management of Crops, Soils and Their by J. Benton Jones Jr.

By J. Benton Jones Jr.

Many agronomic reference books both specialize in a unmarried crop, numerous comparable vegetation, or particular soil themes yet now not on a whole variety of either crop and soil topics. This certain instruction manual covers either significant agronomic fields. Containing crucial information and data at the tradition of the world's significant agronomic grain, oil, fiber, and sugar vegetation grown on a variety of soil kinds, Agronomic instruction manual: administration of plants, Soils, and Their Fertility serves as a realistic reference at the administration of plants and soils from planting to reap.

This instruction manual presents you with:

  • A checklist of definitions
  • A word list of botanical terms
  • Nutrient point requirement degrees for the main agronomic crops
  • A checklist of challenging weeds
  • A key to nutrient aspect deficiency syndrome of legumes
  • A precis of the features of the most important components and micronutrients
  • The easy info had to improve cultural, liming, and fertilizer recommendations
  • Diagnostic methods for assessing the fertility prestige of soils and the nutrient aspect prestige of crops

    Written within the author's trademark, sensible sort, this instruction manual describes the genetic background, yield features, cultural standards, and dietary necessities of the key agronomic vegetation; the actual and chemical houses of significant soil kinds; and the composition, formula, and makes use of of fertilizers. Crop features are supplied together with nationwide and foreign records, global creation figures, and data on altering crop conditions.

    With its wide selection of primary info on vegetation and soils, the Agronomic guide could be a useful reference for these getting ready for the qualified Crop consultant examination and somebody engaged in agronomic creation, research, and learn.

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