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Polytunnels, Greenhouses and Protective Cropping - A Guide to Growing Techniques

By Thady Barrett

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ISBN: 9781785001857
PUBLISHED: 28/10/2016
PAGES: 224
BINDING: Paperback
SIZE: 234x156 mm
INSIDE: 86 colour photographs, graphs and drawings

This comprehensive book, written by an acknowledged expert, is packed with useful information and is an invaluable reference work that covers all aspects of protected horticulture.

Topics covered include:

  • The appropriate siting for a greenhouse enterprise, and covers greenhouse design principles and commercial glasshouses
  • Cladding materials, the development and use of polythene-clad tunnel structures, and greenhouse energy sources
  • The greenhouse environment, growing rooms, irrigation, composts and other growing media
  • A detailed chapter on hydroponics
  • Plant nutrients, fertilizers, pest and disease control, nursery hygiene and much more

RRP: £22.50

Site Price: £18.00

E-Book Edition: £20.00 (incl. VAT)

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