Pss (plant And Soil Science) Final Exam Study Guide
Ross Alexander W.
Fruit Native to North America
- Blueberries - Strawberries - Red Raspberries - Blackberries - Cranberries - Grapes - Western Dewberries
New England commercial crops still picked by hand (2)
- Blueberries - Raspberries
Includes the technology of raising plants and animals.
Science and art of cultivating, processing and marketing of fruits, nuts, vegetables and ornamental plants
“Horta” = Garden
“Culturae” = Cultivate
Agronomy vs. Horticulture vs. Forestry crops
- Agronomic Crop: - A low-input crop - Typically used dry and refined (ex, grains for flower, bread, cereal) - Horticultural Crop: A crop which is... - Labor intensive - High costs to produce - Eaten fresh. - Forestry Crop: -Forest trees and their products.