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The Resource The manual of seed saving : harvesting, storing, and sowing techniques for vegetables, herbs, and fruits, Andrea Heistinger ; Arche Noah, Pro Specie Rara ; translated by Ian Miller

The manual of seed saving : harvesting, storing, and sowing techniques for vegetables, herbs, and fruits, Andrea Heistinger ; Arche Noah, Pro Specie Rara ; translated by Ian Miller

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The manual of seed saving : harvesting, storing, and sowing techniques for vegetables, herbs, and fruits
Title
The manual of seed saving
Title remainder
harvesting, storing, and sowing techniques for vegetables, herbs, and fruits
Statement of responsibility
Andrea Heistinger ; Arche Noah, Pro Specie Rara ; translated by Ian Miller
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Contributor
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • ger
  • eng
Summary
This authoritative guide brings together the experience of experts in the field who have found, through careful trialing, how to reliably maximize seed quality and yield for more than 100 crop plants. Clear information on such critical issues as pollination, isolation distances, cultivation, harvest, storage, and pests and diseases is provided. The Manual of Seed Saving is an essential reference for all food producers from vegetable growers to small-scale farmers.--COVER
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Cataloging source
DNAL/DLC
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Heistinger, Andrea
Dewey number
635
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
SB324.75
LC item number
.H4513 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Arche Noah
  • Pro Specie Rara (Foundation)
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  • Vegetables
  • Vegetables
  • Vegetables
  • Vegetable gardening
Label
The manual of seed saving : harvesting, storing, and sowing techniques for vegetables, herbs, and fruits, Andrea Heistinger ; Arche Noah, Pro Specie Rara ; translated by Ian Miller
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Translation of: Handbuch Samengärtnerei. Sorten erhalten. Vielfalt vermehren. Gemüse geniessen
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Why propagate your own vegetable seed? -- On crop diversity -- Seed gardening 101 -- Amaranth (Amaranthaceae) -- Artichoke and relatives (Asteraceae) -- Asparagus (Asparagaceae) -- Brassicas (Brassicaceae) -- Carrot and relatives (Apiaceae) -- Chinese mallow, curled mallow (Malvaceae) -- Corn and relatives (Poaceae) -- Corn salad, lamb's lettuce, mâche (Valerianaceae) -- Flax, linseed (Linaceae) -- Legumes (Fabaceae) -- Malabar spinach, climbing spinach (Basellaceae) -- Mints, Chinese artichoke (Lamiaceae) -- New Zealand spinach (Aizoaceae) -- Onions (Amaryllidaceae) -- Poppyseed (Papaveraceae) -- Purslane, miner's lettuce (Portulacaceae) -- Rhubarb and relatives (Polygonaceae) -- Spinach and relatives (Chenopodiaceae) -- Squash (Cucurbitaceae) -- Tomato and relatives (Solanaceae) -- Sources of seed and equipment
Control code
1533157
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
English-language edition
Extent
343 pages
Isbn
9781604693829
Lccn
2012050582
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1533157
  • (OCoLC)823387488
Label
The manual of seed saving : harvesting, storing, and sowing techniques for vegetables, herbs, and fruits, Andrea Heistinger ; Arche Noah, Pro Specie Rara ; translated by Ian Miller
Publication
Note
Translation of: Handbuch Samengärtnerei. Sorten erhalten. Vielfalt vermehren. Gemüse geniessen
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Why propagate your own vegetable seed? -- On crop diversity -- Seed gardening 101 -- Amaranth (Amaranthaceae) -- Artichoke and relatives (Asteraceae) -- Asparagus (Asparagaceae) -- Brassicas (Brassicaceae) -- Carrot and relatives (Apiaceae) -- Chinese mallow, curled mallow (Malvaceae) -- Corn and relatives (Poaceae) -- Corn salad, lamb's lettuce, mâche (Valerianaceae) -- Flax, linseed (Linaceae) -- Legumes (Fabaceae) -- Malabar spinach, climbing spinach (Basellaceae) -- Mints, Chinese artichoke (Lamiaceae) -- New Zealand spinach (Aizoaceae) -- Onions (Amaryllidaceae) -- Poppyseed (Papaveraceae) -- Purslane, miner's lettuce (Portulacaceae) -- Rhubarb and relatives (Polygonaceae) -- Spinach and relatives (Chenopodiaceae) -- Squash (Cucurbitaceae) -- Tomato and relatives (Solanaceae) -- Sources of seed and equipment
Control code
1533157
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
English-language edition
Extent
343 pages
Isbn
9781604693829
Lccn
2012050582
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1533157
  • (OCoLC)823387488

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