Union Catalogue of Agricultural Libraries in the Netherlands
The WUR Library Catalogue contains bibliographic data on books and periodicals held by the libraries of Wageningen University and Research Centre and some 15 associated libraries. Holding data are added to each record.
Subjects covered include Agrotechnology, Food and Food Production, Plant and Animal Sciences, Soil Science, Geo-information, Landscape and Spatial Planning, Water and Climate, Ecosystem Studies, Economics and Society.
The joint collections of the participating libraries cover a substantial part of the internationally available scientific literature in these disciplines.
As far as Dutch scientific literature in these fields is concerned, coverage can be considered near 100%, including much of the so-called "grey literature".
All titles are entered in their original language. Keywords are added to facilitate subject searching.
The database is updated every day and now contains over 830.000 records.
The studies reported on were conducted in the period 1961-1970 when the author was employed by the Cocoa Research Institute of Nigeria at Ibadan, formerly a sub-station of the West African Cocoa Research Institute.In the first three chapters information is given on the cacao industry and on the climate and soils in general and cacao soils in particular of the main cacao growing area of South-Western Nigeria. In the next chapter (4) a study on soil moisture is presented. In view of the long dry season the soil moisture relationships are the main factor determining the suitability of the soil for cacao. This chapter is followed by one on soil phosphorus which was found to be the main nutritional factor limiting yield as shown by the results of the fertilizer trials reported in chapter 6.The results of an investigation on whether soil and leaf analysis can be used to assess the nutrient requirements of cacao are given in chapter 7. In the last chapter the results of the preceding chapters are summarized and discussed.Analytical methods and sampling procedures are given in appendix I while some analyses of variance are given in appendix II. Most of the statistical analyses were carried out by the Statistics Department of Rothamsted Experimental Station, England.
There are no comments yet. You can post the first one!
Post a comment
To support researchers to publish their research Open Access, deals have been negotiated with various publishers. Depending on the deal, a discount is provided for the author on the Article Processing Charges that need to be paid by the author to publish an article Open Access. A discount of 100% means that (after approval) the author does not have to pay Article Processing Charges.
For the approval of an Open Access deal for an article, the corresponding author of this article must be affiliated with Wageningen University & Research.
Please log in to use this service. Login as Wageningen University & Research user or guest user in upper right hand corner of this page.