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Greenhouse technology and management by

by NicolГЎs Castilla

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Published by CABI in Wallingford, Oxfordshire, UK, Cambridge, MA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Plastics in agriculture,
  • Greenhouses

  • Edition Notes

    StatementNicolás Castilla ; translated by Esteban J. Baeza ; reviewed by A.P. Papadopoulos
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsSB415 C37813 2012
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25283171M
    ISBN 109781780641034
    LC Control Number2012013384

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Greenhouse Management: A Guide to Operations and Technology provides detailed, step-by-step instructions, in layman's terms for ALL aspects commercial greenhouse plant production.

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What’s next for many of us is changing. Your company’s ability to hire great talent is as important as ever – so you’ll be ready for whatever’s ahead. Whether you need to scale your team quickly or use downtime to improve your hiring process, Greenhouse gives you the right technology, know-how and support to take on what’s next.

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The processes addressed in this book, like crop growth, energy balance and mass exchange, apply to any kind of greenhouse. The main in depth topics of the course are: physics of greenhouse climate, crop production (biological mechanisms, crop growth and development, crop responses to growth factors), management of the aerial environment (functions, manageable parameters and greenhouse climate engineering: radiation management, energy sources and distribution.This book will lead you through the complete process of purchasing, propagation, and pest control; a seasonal management guide etc.

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The author begins by addressing the natural greenhouse microclimate, in the context of managing greenhouse systems .