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 Copyright
 Title Page
 Board of control/station staff
 Table of Contents
 Introduction
 Botany
 Varieties
 Location
 Propagation and nursery method...
 Transplanting
 Cultivation of orchards
 Fertilizing the orchard
 Pecan rosette
 Spanish moss in pecan trees
 Insects and diseases
 Rejuvenation of neglected...
 Pruning
 Top-working
 Inlay bark graft method
 Thinning orchards
 Production
 Harvesting
 Marketing
 Pecan by-products
 Summary
 Acknowledgement






Group Title: Florida Agricultural Experiment Station bulletin 437
Title: Pecan growing in Florida
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 Material Information
Title: Pecan growing in Florida
Series Title: Florida Agricultural Experiment Station bulletin 437
Physical Description: Book
Language: English
Creator: Blackmon, G. H. (Gulie Hargrove), 1886
Sharpe, R. H. (Ralph Harold), 1913-
Affiliation: Florida Agricultural Experiment Station
Publisher: Florida Agricultural Experiment Station, University of Florida
Publication Date: 1951
 Subjects
Subjects / Keywords: Agriculture   ( lcsh )
Farm life   ( lcsh )
Farming   ( lcsh )
University of Florida.   ( lcsh )
Agriculture -- Florida   ( lcsh )
Farm life -- Florida   ( lcsh )
Spatial Coverage: North America -- United States of America -- Florida
 Notes
General Note: "A revision of Bulletin 191. Originally printed October, 1947"
Funding: Florida Historical Agriculture and Rural Life
 Record Information
Bibliographic ID: UF00028139
Volume ID: VID00001
Source Institution: Marston Science Library, George A. Smathers Libraries, University of Florida
Holding Location: Florida Agricultural Experiment Station, Florida Cooperative Extension Service, Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services, and the Engineering and Industrial Experiment Station; Institute for Food and Agricultural Services (IFAS), University of Florida
Rights Management: All rights reserved, Board of Trustees of the University of Florida

Table of Contents
    Copyright
        Copyright
    Title Page
        Page 1
    Board of control/station staff
        Page 2
        Page 3
    Table of Contents
        Page 4
    Introduction
        Page 5
    Botany
        Page 6
    Varieties
        Page 6
        Page 7
        Page 8
        Page 9
        Page 10
        Page 11
        Page 12
        Page 13
        Page 14
        Page 15
        Page 16
        Page 17
        Page 18
        Page 19
        Page 20
    Location
        Page 21
    Propagation and nursery methods
        Page 21
        Planting the nuts
            Page 22
        Budding
            Page 22
            Page 23
            Page 24
        Grafting
            Page 25
        Grafting waxes
            Page 26
        Cultivation of nursery stock
            Page 26
        Fertilization of nursery stock
            Page 27
        Digging and packing
            Page 28
    Transplanting
        Page 29
        Page 30
        Sizes of trees to plant
            Page 31
        Time of planting
            Page 31
    Cultivation of orchards
        Page 31
        Cash crop system
            Page 32
            Page 33
        Cover crop system
            Page 34
            Page 35
            Page 36
            Page 37
    Fertilizing the orchard
        Page 38
        Page 39
        Page 40
        Page 41
        Page 42
    Pecan rosette
        Page 43
        Page 44
        Page 45
        Page 46
    Spanish moss in pecan trees
        Page 47
    Insects and diseases
        Page 48
    Rejuvenation of neglected orchards
        Page 48
    Pruning
        Page 49
    Top-working
        Page 50
        Page 51
        Page 52
        Page 53
    Inlay bark graft method
        Page 54
    Thinning orchards
        Page 55
    Production
        Page 56
        Page 57
        Page 58
    Harvesting
        Page 59
        Page 60
        Page 61
        Page 62
    Marketing
        Page 63
        Grading and sizing
            Page 64
            Page 65
            Page 66
        Pecan shelling
            Page 67
        Storage
            Page 68
    Pecan by-products
        Page 69
    Summary
        Page 70
    Acknowledgement
        Page 71
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