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Sugar beet: a grower's guide

Sugar beet: a grower' s guide (Ed. 4): 95

Sugar beet: a grower's guide

The guide contains information on all aspects of sugarbeet growing and harvesting in the UK. Chapters include seeds and varieties, soil cultivation, nutrients, wind erosion control, plant establishment, crop protection methods, weeds and herbicides, pests and diseases, irrigation, harvesting, clamping and loading, and pulp for animal feeds.

Accession: 001959858

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