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Asparagus
Carrots
Celery
Cole Crops
Cucumbers
Eggplants
Lettuce
Muskmelon
Okra
Onion
Peas & Beans
Peppers
Potatoes
Spinach
Squash
Sweet Corn
Sweetpotato
Tomatoes
Watermelons
HORT410 - Vegetable Crops

Required and Recommended Texts

Required Texts:

Vegetable Insect Management With Emphasis on the Midwest, ed. R. Foster & B. Flood, Meister Publishing Co., Willoughby, OH, 1995, ISBN 0-931682-52-5.

Midwest Vegetable Production Guide for Commercial Growers, ID-56, eds. R. Foster, D. Egel, E. Maynard, R. Weinzierl, H. Taber, L.W. Jett & B. Hutchinson, Purdue University Cooperative Extension Service, 2003.

Recommended Texts:

Vegetable Crops, Dennis R. Decoteau, Prentice-Hall, Inc., NJ, 2000, ISBN 0-13-956996-0.

Producing Vegetable Crops, Fifth Edition, John M. Swiader & George W. Ware, Interstate Publishers, Inc., Danville, Illinois, 2002, ISBN 0-8134-3203-0.

Knott's Handbook for Vegetable Growers, 3rd Edition, Oscar A. Lorenz & Donald N. Maynard, John Wiley & Sons, NY, 1988, ISBN 0-471-85240-6.

Genetic Improvement of Vegetable Crops, G. Kalloo & B.O. Bergh, Pergamon Press, Oxford, 1993, ISBN 0-08-040826-5.

The Random House Book of Vegetables, Roger Phillips & Martyn Rix, Random House, NY, 1993, ISBN 0-679-75024-X.

Handbook of Vegetable Science and Technology: Production, Composition, Storage, and Processing, eds. D.K. Salunkhe & S.S. Kadam, Marcel Dekker, Inc., NY, 1998, ISBN 0-8247-0105-4.

Vegetable Production, Ib Libner Nonnecke, Van Nostrand Reinhold, NY, 1989, ISBN 0-442-26721-5.

Integrated Pest Management for Tomatoes (4th Edition), University of California Statewide Integrated Pest Management Project, Division of Agriculture and Natural Resources, Publication 3274.

Integrated Pest Management for Cole Crops and Lettuce, University of California Statewide Integrated Pest Management Project, Division of Agriculture and Natural Resources, Publication 3307.

Integrated Pest Management for Potatoes in the Western United States, University of California Statewide Integrated Pest Management Project, Division of Agriculture and Natural Resources, Publication 3316.

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