1. This text introduces readers to vegetable production and guides them through the process of growing a profitable crop in tropical or subtropical climates. It provides details for 59 specific vegetables including the choice of cultivars, their cultivation and management and even how to use them....
  2. This publication lists the proceedings of the tropical region.
  3. This book highlights eighteen species of casuarina, a group of underexploited Australasian trees that could have exceptional potential in reforesting difficult terrain in many parts of the world.
  4. In order to be successful, this publication tells what vegetables will do best in our particular locality and soil, how long they will take to mature so that we can plan a continuous supply, and what fertilzers and manures to use, and how to deal with those pests and diseases that bedevil the...
  5. Mangium is only one of a number of acacias from the humid Australasian tropics. Collectively they make up a group of little-known trees that have been largely untested in forest plantations. This study draws attention to nine of mangium's relatives because virtually nothing describing their...
  6. This book is a manual of practice for execution of afforestation and tree planting programmes in the arid and semi-arid tropics. The technology and management practices included in this book have been field-tested.
  7. Anyone intending to embark on the planting of tropical trees should read this manual which is concerned with the key choices and issues that lie between the propagation of good planting stock and its eventual planting and successful establishment. It highlights the need for good communicaiton,...
  8. 1970-01-19 XVIII Annual Meeting of the American Society for Horticultural Science proceedings are included in this publication.
  9. The main function of the Handbook is to give AID agricultural technicians, Peace Corps personnel, and other workers concise methods of economically producing horticultural crops in the Tropics. It is to assist them in helping the farmer produce food crops more efficiently and improve his standard...
  10. Whether you're a newcomer or an Old Tropic Hand, a vocie gardener or a pro, "Home Gardening in Costa Rica" offers you valuable tips for growing your own delicious fruits, vegetables and herbs year-around...without using harmful chemicals.