A Brief History of Cucumbers



A Brief History of Cucumbers Related

Assured Produce Protocol for Cucumbers:: Adopting this protocol will enable producers to sell cucumbers to any supermarket in the UK. Information on site selection, site management, variety selection, nutrition, irrigation, crop protection, harvesting and storage. [PDF]

History of Sericulture:: Article by Dr. Ron Cherry, originally featured in the Cultural Entomology Digest.

History of Hydroponics:: Article following the history of growing plants without soil from the hanging gardens of Babylon in 600 BC to the present day.

History of Farming:: Illustrated overview of the origins and development of agriculture, with bibiliography, notes from early cultures, and pictures of early farm implements and tractors.

History of Horticulture:: Course outline that was distributed to students in Ohio State University Professor Freeman S. Howlett's course titled "The History and Literature of Horticulture: From Earliest Times to the Present," taught in 1968.

Environment and History:: Interdisciplinary journal which aims to construct long and well-founded perspectives on present day environmental problems.

Environmental History (EH):: Environmental History is an international journal dedicated to exploring the history of human interaction with the natural world. Environmental History (EH) is the world's leading scholarly journal in environmental history. EH brings together scholars, scientists, and practitioners from a wide array of disciplines to explore changing relationships between humans and the environment over time. As of January 2010, Oxford University Press publishes

History of Tea Cultivation:: Article describing the origin of tea in China and its spread to other parts of the world.

Forest History Society:: Contains membership information, links to research and publications, quarterly journal, oral histories, conferences and general information about the society.

History of Farming and Cities:: Links to pages which give research on the development of farming and cities by culture.

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