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Author Bachmann, Janet
Illustrator Earles, Richard
Source CiteSeerX
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Subject Domain (in DDC) Computer science, information & general works ♦ Data processing & computer science
Abstract ATTRA is the national sustainable agriculture information center funded by the USDA’s Rural Business-- Cooperative Service. Abstract: Spring and fall season extension techniques work primarily by providing frost protection. In addition, most early and late-season vegetables benefit from the increased soil warmth and protection from wind and pests that many protectors offer. A wide range of techniques is available, from simply planting heatloving crops in a particularly warm and sheltered spot, to complex greenhouse culture. This publication documents non-greenhouse options suitable for both small and large-scale market enterprises—primarily cultural practices, plastic mulches, and row covers. Included are plans for plastic-covered tunnels; economic
Educational Role Student ♦ Teacher
Age Range above 22 year
Educational Use Research
Education Level UG and PG ♦ Career/Technical Study
Publisher Date 2000-01-01