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Crop production under plastic.

Crop production under plastic.

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Published by Foras Talúntais in Dublin .
Written in English

  • Foras Talúntais.,
  • Crops -- Ireland.,
  • Agriculture -- Ireland.

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsForas Talúntais.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination73 p. ;
    Number of Pages73
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18430269M

    Soil temperatures under black plastic mulch during the daytime are generally 5° F higher at a 2-inch depth and 3° F higher at a 4-inch depth compared to those of bare soil. Clear plastic mulch – absorbs little solar radiation but transmits 85% to 95%, with relative transmission depending on the thickness and degree of opacity of the.

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