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Passionfruit growing guide - Second edition

Rigden, P. (2011) Passionfruit growing guide - Second edition. Manual. Department of Employment, Economic Development and Innovation, Brisbane, Queensland.

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This edition of 'The passionfruit growing guide' is a substantial update of the first edition, which was published in 2006. Each chapter deals with a specific aspect of the development and management of a passionfruit plantation. This guide is intended for use by prospective, new and established growers and addresses all aspects of passionfruit growing, from site selection and planning through to harvesting and marketing the fruit. It provides practical advice and propogation, fertilising, irrigation, and pest disease and control. Also, it includes information on varieties of passionfruit, financial budgets, chemicals registered for use on passionfruit and useful contacts.

Item Type:Monograph (Manual)
Funders:Department of Employment, Economic Development and Innovation, Passionfruit Australia Incorporated, Horticulture Australia Ltd.
Corporate Creators:Department of Employment, Economic Development and Innovation (DEEDI)
Business groups:Agri-Science, Horticulture and Forestry Science
Additional Information:© State of Queensland, Department of Employment, Economic Development and Innovation, 2011.
Keywords:Passionfruit; horticultural industry; growing guide; site selection; planning and layout; nutrients; disease; pests; pesticide application; weed control; propagation; marketing; chemicals; harvesting; plantation budgeting.
Subjects:Agriculture > Agriculture (General) > Agricultural education
Plant pests and diseases
Plant culture > Fruit and fruit culture > Culture of individual fruits or types of fruit
Deposited On:18 Aug 2011 03:39
Last Modified:24 Feb 2016 22:56

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