Cotton production today is t to be undertaken frivolously if one expects to profit by its production. If cotton production is to be sustainable and produced profitably, it is essential to be kwledgeable about the growth and development of the cotton plant and in the adaptation of cultivars to the region as well as the techlogy available. In addition, those individuals involved in growing cotton should be familiar with the use of management aids to kw the most profitable time to irrigate, apply plant growth regulators, herbicides, foliar fertilizers, insecticides, defoliants, etc. The chapters in this book were assembled to provide those dealing with the production of cotton with the basic kwledge of the physiology of the plant required to manage the cotton crop in a profitable manner.
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Agriculture & Farming
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D. M. Oosterhuis, Jack R. Mauney, James J. Heitholt, James McD. Stewart