This book is for people who are working on, or are interested in, the subject of 'Greenhouse Technology', or in dealing with subjects related to crop science. The book explains the reason to go for greenhouse technology, its history and present scenario of greenhouse cultivation. Planning, designing, cost involved and all that is involved in setting up an efficient greenhouse system as per different climatic conditions find place in this book. Innovative technology of 'Bamboo Greenhouse Technology, with information on control mechanisms required for different climatic components are also discussed in depth.This book targets researchers, extension workers and individual entrepreneurs to provide a clear and handy idea about greenhouse technology.
Note: T& F does not sell or distribute the Hardback in India, Pakistan, Nepal, Bhutan, Bangladesh and Sri Lanka. This title is co-published with New India Publishing Agency.
Table of Contents
1. Introduction 2. General Idea About Greenhouse Technology 3. Factors for Selection of Greenhouse Technology 4. Design and Construction of Greenhouse 5. Bamboo Greenhouse Technology A Multi Stage Technological Innovation 6. Climate Control Mechanism 7. Basics of Greenhouse Cultivation Technology 8. Tips for Cultivation of Some Important Greenhouse Crops
Arupratan Ghosh, Owner, Center for Conservation Farming & Research