Sugar Beet

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A. Philip Draycott
Wiley, Mar 10, 2006 - Science - 474 pages
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Sugar beet, alongside sugar cane, is the main source of sugar across the world. Grown widely in Europe, North and South America, Asia and parts of North Africa, the crop is at the core of a multi-billion dollar global industry.


A. Philip Draycott has gathered 32 international experts to create this defining text, providing a comprehensive review of the latest research in a clear and accessible form, providing the reader with:



  • Definitive account of this major world crop

  • Coverage of all aspects of successful sugar beet growing

  • Over 2,500 references from international literature

  • Colour images to assist in the identification of sugar beet pests, diseases and nutrient deficiencies


All those involved with the crop, including growers and processors, sugar beet and sugar organisations and society members will find this book to be an invaluable resource. Agricultural and plant scientists, food scientists and technologists and all libraries in research institutions where these subjects are studied and taught will find it a valuable addition to their shelves.

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ARS Project: NONCHEMICAL PEST CONTROL AND ENHANCED SUGAR BEET ...
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Manganese deficiency in sugar beet and the incorporation of ...
trition and yield of sugar beet. The pelleting material readily absorbed manga- ... ganese sulphate was harmful to sugar beet in slightly acid potting ...
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Response by sugar beet to soil dressings and foliar sprays of ...
Experiments with sugar beet grown in the glasshouse in organic ... Three additional experiments on fields where sugar beet showed severe manganese ...
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Blackwell Synergy - Eur J Soil Science, Volume 55 Issue 3 Page 636 ...
As an agronomist I opened this book wondering what it could add to my knowledge and the standard thoughts on sugar beet nutrition given in publications such ...
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Yield and Quality of Sugar Beet in Response to Levels and Times of ...
root and sugar yields of sugar beet under study conditions. ... Sugar beet (Beta vulgaris L.) has a great ability to be successfully grown ...
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Some Effects of Sodium Chloride on Germination and Seedling Growth ...
Soaking sugar-beet seed in 10 M sodium chloride solution killed 6 per cent of the seeds but the remainder. germinated when transferred to more dilute ...
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JSTOR: Sugar-Beet Nutrition.
Until now, there has been no comprehensive and up-to-date monograph in English on the nutrient requirements of the sugar beet, an important crop that ...
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Response of Soybean, Sugar Beet and Spring Wheat to the ...
biocide, and fertilization regimes for growing soybean, sugar beet, and spring wheat ... Root biomass and sugar yield of sugar beet did not differ with any ...
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Agricultural and Forest Meteorology : Dependence of sugar beet ...
This paper presents an analysis of the growth of sugar beet crops in the UK between 1980 and 1991. The objective was to account for considerable variation ...
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