Pacific Northwest crop production handbook Washington and northern Idaho.

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  • Soils -- Handbooks, manuals, etc. -- Washington (State),
  • Soils -- Handbooks, manuals, etc. -- Idaho,
  • Farm produce -- Handbooks, manuals, etc. -- Washington (State),
  • Farm produce -- Handbooks, manuals, etc. -- Idaho,
  • Field crops -- Handbooks, manuals, etc. -- Washington (State),
  • Field crops -- Handbooks, manuals, etc. -- Idaho

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Other titlesCrop production handbook.
GenreHandbooks, manuals, etc.
ContributionsFarmers Union Central Exchange (Saint Paul, Minn.)
The Physical Object
Pagination1 v. (various pagings) :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17597994M
OCLC/WorldCa45992680

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The Pacific Northwest Weed Control Handbook has no control entries for this crop. Cultivate as often as necessary when weeds are small. Proper cultivation, field selection and rotations can reduce or eliminate the need for chemical weed control.

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The cranberry harvest in the Pacific Northwest is lower than optimal for many reasons. There are numerous insect and weed pests. There are technological upgrades that could be made.

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A Resource Book for the Pacific Northwest. Edited by Elizabeth H. Beers, Jay F. Brunner, Michael J. Willet, and Geraldine M. Warner.

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Wheat can also serve to break crop rota- white wheat grows so well in the Pacific Northwest and is exported from there. There is likely to be no premium for.

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