Browsing General Home Garden Series, 1973 - 1987 by Issue Date

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  • McCall, Wade W (University of Hawaii, 1976-11)
    Short publication discussing the effects of noise pollution and ways to control noise. Includes a table giving the decibel levels of some common noise sources.
  • McCall, Wade W (University of Hawaii, 1980-06)
    Wherever animals are raised, manure accumulates. This becomes a surprising amount of material that must be disposed of each year. This manure contains primary (major) nutrients, secondary (minor) nutrients, and micronutrients ...
  • McCall, Wade W (University of Hawaii, 1980-06)
    Fertilizer materials presented in a table giving percentages and relative availability of major plant nutrients (nitrogen, phosphorus, potassium, and other elements).
  • McCall, Wade W (University of Hawaii, 1980-06)
    Fertilizer materials presented in a table giving percentages and relative availability of plant micronutrients.
  • McCall, Wade W (University of Hawaii, 1980-06)
    Organic fertilizer materials presented in a table giving percentages and relative availability of major plant nutrients (nitrogen, phosphorus, potassium, calcium and magnesium).
  • McCall, Wade W (University of Hawaii, 1980-06)
    Plants require support, nutrients, and moisture from the media in which they are grown. The cheapest medium for plants is soil. However, many soils are not ideal for growing plants and require adjusting to provide "ideal" ...
  • McCall, Wade W (University of Hawaii, 1980-06)
    The value of manure as a source of plant nutrients has long been recognized, and poultry manure is a concentrated plant food containing two to three times as much nitrogen, three to five times as much phosphorus, and about ...
  • McCall, Wade W (University of Hawaii, 1980-06)
    Fertilizers are materials added to the soil for the purpose of supplying the needed plant nutrients. Fertilizer materials are those used to supply nutrients in manufactured or mixed fertilizers or for direct application ...
  • McCall, Wade W; Nakagawa, Yukio (University of Hawaii, 1980-06)
    Home gardening in Hawaii requires good management for good yields, and that requires adequate organic matter in the soil, conservation of moisture, removal of waste products, and good physical condition of the soil. All ...
  • McCall, Wade W (University of Hawaii, 1980-06)
    Roses need an adequate supply of plant nutrients to produce good growth and beautiful flowers. In addition to the foliage and flowers, other benefits result from a suitable fertilizer program. A vigorous healthy rose ...
  • McCall, Wade W (University of Hawaii, 1980-06)
    Plants require certain nutrients to grow properly, and if any of these nutrients are lacking in the soil, they must be added through the use of fertilizers. The fertilizer may be natural, synthetic, organic, inorganic or ...
  • McCall, Wade W (University of Hawaii, 1980-06)
    Fertilizers are applied to supplement the soil's capacity to supply plant nutrients. For more efficient use of applied fertilizers, the pH of the soil should be satisfactory for the crop, there should be adequate organic ...
  • McCall, Wade W (University of Hawaii, 1980-06)
    Plants require 16 nutrients for their growth and development. Three of these, carbon, hydrogen and oxygen, are obtained from the atmosphere and from soil water. If proper conditions of aeration and moisture are maintained ...
  • McCall, Wade W (University of Hawaii, 1980-06)
    Each species of plant has a certain pH range for its optimum growth and yield. Some species make their growth in a relatively narrow pH range, while others will tolerate a much wider range. This short publication lists the ...
  • McCall, Wade W; Nakagawa, Yukio (University of Hawaii, 1980-06)
    Gardening in Hawaii is a year-round activity, but it requires careful planning, preparation, and management to grow a good garden.
  • McCall, Wade W (University of Hawaii, 1980-06)
    Salinity is a problem in some areas of Hawaii. Salinity is often induced in soils by the application of fertilizer, manures and other materials containing soluble salts. It is important to know plant tolerance to salts in ...
  • McCall, Wade W (University of Hawaii, 1980-06)
    Sewage sludge is the solid material removed from sewage during the sewage treatment process. It contains plant nutrients, organic matter, and microorganisms and, when properly used, is a satisfactory fertilizer material.
  • McCall, Wade W (University of Hawaii, 1980-06)
    An "ideal" soil for house plants is one that has adequate and lasting fertility, has good structure so that air and water penetrate readily, retains moisture, is free of weed seeds, insects and disease organisms, and has ...
  • McCall, Wade W (University of Hawaii, 1980-06)
    Roses have long been popular flowers for the home. They will grow well and produce beautiful flowers if given some upkeep and a few minutes care each week. Proper location, use of good soil, proper soil preparation and the ...
  • McCall, Wade W; Watanabe, Roger T (University of Hawaii, 1980-06)
    Soils have many physical, chemical, and biological properties that determine their suitability for the growth of plants. Soil reaction, or pH, is one very important property that has great influence on the growth of soil ...

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