Soilless Culture Theory and Practice

Soilless Culture: Theory and Practice, Second Edition, is the first authoritative reference book on both the theoretical and practical aspects of growing plants without the use of soil. It is the go-to source for those involved in this practice, focusing on hydroponics and advancements in technologies and methodologies. The book builds on the thorough presentation of both physical and chemical properties of various soilless growing media, also addressing how these properties affect plant performance in basic horticultural operations, such as irrigation and fertilization. In addition, the book describes the latest technical advancements and methodologies, including run-to-waste, re-circulation and closed systems. Provides a fully revised and updated edition with key insights on all current media types for plant production Explains the latest information on water and nutrient availability Includes rootstock/scion relationships in substrates Contains a chapter focusing specifically on hydroponics

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  • Author : Michael Raviv
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Pages : 712 pages
  • ISBN : 0444636978
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Soilless Culture: Theory and Practice

Soilless Culture: Theory and Practice
  • Author : Michael Raviv,J. Heinrich Lieth,Asher Bar-Tal
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 30 March 2019
GET THIS BOOKSoilless Culture: Theory and Practice

Soilless Culture: Theory and Practice, Second Edition, is the first authoritative reference book on both the theoretical and practical aspects of growing plants without the use of soil. It is the go-to source for those involved in this practice, focusing on hydroponics and advancements in technologies and methodologies. The book builds on the thorough presentation of both physical and chemical properties of various soilless growing media, also addressing how these properties affect plant performance in basic horticultural operations, such as

Soilless Culture: Theory and Practice

Soilless Culture: Theory and Practice
  • Author : Michael Raviv,J. Heinrich Lieth
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 27 December 2007
GET THIS BOOKSoilless Culture: Theory and Practice

Plant production in hydroponics and soilless culture is rapidly expanding throughout the world, raising a great interest in the scientific community. For the first time in an authoritative reference book, authors cover both theoretical and practical aspects of hydroponics (growing plants without the use of soil). This reference book covers the state-of-the-art in this area, while offering a clear view of supplying plants with nutrients other than soil. Soilless Culture provides the reader with an understanding of the properties of

Soilless Culture

Soilless Culture
  • Author : Michael Raviv,Johann Heinrich Lieth
  • Publisher : Elsevier Science Limited
  • Release : 16 June 2021
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Plant production in hydroponics and soilless culture is rapidly expanding throughout the world, raising a great interest in the scientific community. This book covers both theoretical and practical aspects of hydroponics (growing plants without the use of soil), including the properties of the various soilless media and how these properties affect plant performance in relation to basic horticultural operations, such as irrigation and fertilization. The authors also discuss recycled, no-discharge systems including salinity and nutrition management and pathogen eradication.

Soilless Culture Management

Soilless Culture Management
  • Author : Meier Schwarz
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release : 06 December 2012
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Hydroponics, the method of growing plants without soil, presents a feasible alternative to conventional farming in areas which are short on water supply and limited in agricultural soil. This book will serve as an indispensable guide for students in the agriculture sciences, for agriculture instructors and soilless-culture farmers. It provides up-to-date information on optimal plant nutrition, deficiencies and toxicities of nutrients, plant growth media, optimal root environment, environmental control, carbon dioxide requirements, saline conditions and use of sewage in soilless

Soilless Culture

Soilless Culture
  • Author : Md Asaduzzaman
  • Publisher : BoD – Books on Demand
  • Release : 25 February 2015
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Soilless Culture - Use of Substrates for the Production of Quality Horticultural Crops provides useful information on the techniques of growing horticultural crops using either inert organic or inorganic substrates and also on use of substrates consisting locally available and inexpensive materials with adequate physical and chemical properties. The contents mainly includes influence of different substrates on horticultural crops grown under soilless culture, production of vegetables and ornamental crops in water shortage area, comparative evaluation of commercial inert substrate used

Advances in Horticultural Soilless Culture

Advances in Horticultural Soilless Culture
  • Author : Nazim S. Gruda
  • Publisher : Burleigh Dodds Agricultural Sc
  • Release : 23 February 2021
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This collection reviews current research on optimising substrates for soilless cultivation and assesses recent advances in technologies, such as fertigation systems and process control. Case studies on a range of horticultural crops feature throughout as a means of depicting examples of practical application.

Hydroponics

Hydroponics
  • Author : J. Benton Jones, Jr.
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release : 19 April 2016
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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: A Practical Guide for the Soilless Grower 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. With approximately 40% additional material in the second edition, the book is a state-of-the-art, comprehensive guide. The second edition begins with the