Bramble Production: The Management and Marketing of Raspberries and Blackberries
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. Bob Gough is professor of horticulture and associate dean for academic programs in the College of Agriculture at Montana State University and the author of nine gardening books. Both authors make regular appearances on PBS's Montana Ag Live.Robert Gough holds a doctorate in botany and is Professor Emeritus of Horticulture at the College of Agriculture, Montana State University. He is the author of 17 gardening b
Melissa T. Dorminey said Required reading for the serious Blackberry grower!. I found the information in this book essential to producing thebest Blackberries.. Great Resource! This book was full of helpful information in the production and care of the berry plants. Recomended for those who are wanting to learn more about your berries and how to get the best out of your plants.
He is a Fellow of both the American Society for Horticultural Science and the North American Colleges and Teachers of Agriculture, as well as a member of the advisory board of Zone 4. Bob s Northern Gardening Tips "radio program for 10 years, and was a panel member on PBS s "Montana Ag Live "for 15 years. He is the author of 17 gardening books, 500 extension service publications, and articles for "Fine Gardening, Country Journal, National Gardening, Zone 4, Montana Magazine, " and "Harrowsmith." He served as Extension Horticulturalist in Montana, hosted the popular "Dr. About the Author Bob Gough is professor of horticulture and associate dean for academic programs in the College of Agriculture at Montana State University and the author of nine gardening books.
This knowledge of successful production can be used to recommend or adopt management programs specially designed to produce optimum yields with maximum profits.Students and professionals will find Bramble Production to be a scientifically based, easy-to-understand, comprehensive discussion of all facets of berry production. Author Perry Crandall includes management practices used by successful growers, making this book a helpful production guide that you can use for making rational decisions. Each fruit has chapters on its:genetic derivationbotanyphysiologysite selection and preparationmost popular varietiessoil management and cultural practicesinsect and disease identification and controlnutrient deficiency symptomsirrigationharvesting, handling, and marketingworldwide distributionBramble Production is a valuable supplemental reference text for university, junior college, and high school instructors. The principle emphasis is on American production, but grower practices in other parts of the world are included, which makes this a valuable guide book for growers all around the world.To provide you with a thorough understanding of how to produce maximum yields, Crandall covers raspberries and blackberries individually. Bramble Production provides growers with a basic understanding of how raspberry and blackberry plants grow and respond to changes in their environment. Cooperative extension specialists, farm advisors, industry representatives, and research pe