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Main Title Hydroponics : a practical guide for the soilless grower /
Author Jones, J. Benton,
Publisher CRC Press,
Year Published 2005
OCLC Number 56057955
ISBN 0849331676; 9780849331671
Subjects Hydroponics. ; Hidroponia. ; Hydrokultur. ; Nèahrlèosung.
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ELBM  SB126.5.J65 2005 AWBERC Library/Cincinnati,OH 12/14/2015
Edition 2nd ed.
Collation xiv, 423 pages : illustrations ; 27 cm + 1 computer optical disc (4 3/4 in.)
Includes bibliographical references (pages 403-409) and index.
Contents Notes
Introduction -- How plants grow -- Soil and hydroponics -- The plant root: its roles and functions -- The essential elements --The beneficial elements -- The nutrient solution -- Systems of hydroponic/soilless culture -- Systems of hydroponics culture -- Organic media soillness culture -- Hydroponic cropping -- Hydroponic greenhouse -- Diagnostic testing procedures -- Pest control -- Educational role for hydroponics. "Revolutionary hydroponic/soilless advances are being achieved by efficiently improving results with the application of new concepts, methods, and equipment. The new edition of a bestseller, Hydroponics has been revised to reflect these advances with new chapters that provide essential information on greenhouse design, function, and methods for crop production and management. Appropriate for a wide audience, this edition is a practical guide, overview, and handy reference for home gardeners to hobbyists, commercial growers to researchers."--Jacket.