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Horticultural experiences provides state of the art experiences on subject matters in horticultural sciences. The emphasis is on utilized subject matters together with the construction of end result, greens, nut plants, and decorative vegetation of business significance

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Grower 88(24):1233-1234, 1237, 1239. G. 1979. Susceptibilityofplants to fungal pathogens when grown by the nutrient film technique (NFT). Plant. Path. 28(1):45-48. M. R. CHRIMES. 1980. Effects of chlorine and ultra-violet light in disease control in NFT. Acta Hort. 98:317-323. , M. ZWIBEL, I. RYLSKI, N. ZAMIR, and N. LEVAV. 1980. The effect of ammoniumhitrate ratio in the nutrient solution on tomato yield and quality. Acta Hort. 98:149-160. P. and P. FISKE. 1977. A technique for observing and recording extension growth of roots of large plants.

0 resulted in a steady accumulation of nitrate, phosphate, or sulphate, depending on the acid used. g, potassium). To maintain adequate nutrient levels it was found necessary to increase the conductivity with time, to introduce a leak into the system, to change the nutrient solution, or to substantially increase the volume of nutrient solution per plant. The effects of using nitric and phosphoric acids to control nutrient 18 HORTICULTURAL REVIEWS solution pH have been compared by Richardson (1976).

1968, pp. 55-56. J. 1972. Control of root environment. Annu. Rpt. Glasshouse Crops Res. Inst. 1972, pp. 41-42. J. 1973a. Rapid crop turnaround is possible with experimental nutrient film technique. Grower 79(18):1048, 1050, 1052. J. 1973b. Root temperatures and plant growth. In: Res. Rev. 4, Commonwealth Bureau of Horticulture and Plantation Crops. Commonwealth Agricultural Bureaux, England. J. 1975. Crop production in recirculating nutrient solution. Scientia Hort. 3:251-258. J. 1978. Methods of establishing young plants in a nutrient film tomato crop.

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