Corn: Origin, History, Technology, and Production

Synopsis

Your all-in-one guide to corn. This book provides practical advice on planting techniques and rates, seed production, treating plant diseases, insect infestation and weeds, harvesting, processing, and worldwide utilization. This is the fourth, and final, volume in the series of comprehensive references on the major crops of the world.
  • Covers new biotechnology techniques for plant breeding and pest management
  • Provides practical advice on planting techniques and rates, seed production, treating plant diseases, insect infestation and weeds, harvesting, processing and worldwide utilization.

Additional information

Includes content by:
  • Garrison Wilkes
  • Donald N. Duvick
  • J. S. C. Smith
  • M. Cooper
  • Suketoshi Taba
Publisher: Place of publication:
  • Hoboken, NJ
Publication year:
  • 2004
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