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Publications | Presentations

Publications

Topic

Format

Substrate Testing

 

NCSU Porometer Manual

PDF

An Approach to Modeling Air and Water Status of Horticultural Substrates

PDF

Problems and Considerations in Determining Physical Properties of Horticultural Substrates

PDF

Pore Fraction Analysis: A New Tool for Substrate Testing

PDF

Grower/Industry Application of Information

A Common Misconception About.Substrates

PDF

Alkalinity Calculator

HTML

Alkalinity Control for Irrigation Water Used in Greenhouses

PDF

Greenhouse Substrates and Fertilization

PDF

Plant Nutrition Testing Procedures: Greenhouse SAT's

PDF

Substrate pH and Water Quality

PDF

Urban Soils

A New Approach to Measuring Hydraulic Properties of Urban Soils

PDF

Other Links of Interest

NCSU Floriculture

NCSU Plug Research and Information Development Center

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Presentations

Topic

Format

Brazil

HTML

Advanced Root Media

PDF

Professionally Amending Urban Soils

PDF

Making Good Garden Soils

Composting

PDF

Disease Suppression in Mixes

PDF

Water Management in Plug Systems

PDF

Monitoring & Maintaining pH and EC

PDF

Water, Media, and Nutrition in Plugs

Plug Workshop on Water, Media, and Nutrition

Maintained by Bill Fonteno


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