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Horticulture Publication Listing

Horticulture publications cover topics related to general horticulture and plant science, vegetables, fruits, ornamentals, lawn and turfgrass care and maintenance, nuts, landscaping, plant pests and diseases, and greenhouses and other structures.

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Fruits

H-303: Pruning Grapes to the Four-Arm Kniffin System
(HTML Version) (PDF Version)

H-307: Rootstocks for Size-Controlled Apple Trees
(HTML Version) (PDF Version)

H-308: Why Fruit Trees Fail to Bear
(HTML Version) (PDF Version) (epub) (mobi)

H-309: Grape Cultivars for North-Central New Mexico
(HTML Version) (PDF Version)

H-310: Fruits and Nuts for New Mexico Orchards
(HTML Version) (PDF Version) (epub) (mobi)

H-311: Improving Size and Quality of Seedless Grapes
(HTML Version) (PDF Version)

H-312: Summer Pruning of Apple Trees
(HTML Version) (PDF Version)

H-318: Commercial Everbearing Red Raspberry Production for New Mexico
(HTML Version) (PDF Version) (epub) (mobi)

H-319: Fertilization Programs for Apple Orchards
(HTML Version) (PDF Version)

H-320: Raspberries for the Home Garden
(HTML Version) (PDF Version)

H-324: Home Garden Strawberry Production in New Mexico
(HTML Version) (PDF Version)

H-325: Blackberry Production in New Mexico
(HTML Version) (PDF Version)

H-326: Minor Small Fruit Crops for New Mexico Gardens
(HTML Version) (PDF Version) (epub) (mobi)

H-327: Pruning the Home Orchard
(HTML Version) (PDF Version)

H-330: Jujube: Chinese Date in New Mexico
(HTML Version) (PDF Version) (epub) (mobi)

H-331: Trellis End Post Assembly Designs for Vineyards
(HTML Version) (PDF Version) (epub) (mobi)

H-332: Managing Grape Leafhoppers on New Mexico Grape Vines
(HTML Version) (PDF Version) (epub) (mobi)

H-333: Training Young Apple Trees to the Central Leader System
(HTML Version) (PDF Version) (epub) (mobi)

H-334: Managing Weeds in Grapes in New Mexico
(HTML Version) (PDF Version)

H-335: Jujube (Ziziphus jujuba) Grafting
(HTML Version) (PDF Version)

Circular 483: Growing Grapes in New Mexico
(HTML Version) (PDF Version)

Circular 661: Soil Sampling With Respect to Salinity in New Mexico Vineyards
(HTML Version) (PDF Version) (epub) (mobi)

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Horticulture - Plant Science

H-108: Choosing Organic Matter for the Home Garden
(HTML Version) (PDF Version)

H-110: Backyard Composting
(HTML Version) (PDF Version)

H-112: Seed Propagation of Plants
(HTML Version) (PDF Version)

H-119: Determining Amounts of Fertilizer for Small Areas
(HTML Version) (PDF Version)

H-120: Home and Market Garden Fertilization
(HTML Version) (PDF Version)

H-122: Yard Waste Management
(HTML Version) (PDF Version)

H-156: Tree Pruning Techniques
(HTML Version) (PDF Version)

H-158: How to Collect and Send Plant Specimens for Disease Diagnosis
(HTML Version) (PDF Version) (epub) (mobi)

H-159: A Sustainable Approach to Recycling Urban and Agricultural Organic Waste
(HTML Version) (PDF Version)

H-164: Vermicomposting
(HTML Version) (PDF Version)

H-165: Growing Roses
(HTML Version) (PDF Version)

H-167: What About the Lichen on My Tree?
(HTML Version) (PDF Version) (epub) (mobi)

H-168: Selection and Use of Insecticides for Organic Production
(HTML Version) (PDF Version) (epub) (mobi)

H-169: Using Insectary Plants to Attract and Sustain Beneficial Insects for Biological Pest Control
(HTML Version) (PDF Version) (epub) (mobi)

H-170: Is Aquaponics Right For You?
(HTML Version) (PDF Version) (epub) (mobi)

Circular 555: Conservation Farming in New Mexico
(HTML Version) (PDF Version)

Circular 562: Description and Use of Municipal Solid Waste Composts in New Mexico
(HTML Version) (PDF Version)

Circular 573: Drip Irrigation for Row Crops
(HTML Version) (PDF Version)

Circular 606: Hoop House Construction for New Mexico: 12-ft. x 40-ft. Hoop House
(HTML Version) (PDF Version)

Circular 656: An Introduction to Soil Salinity and Sodium Issues in New Mexico
(HTML Version) (PDF Version)

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Landscaping

H-707: Landscape Water Conservation
(HTML Version) (PDF Version)

H-708: Making Your Home Safe From Wildland Fire
(HTML Version) (PDF Version)

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Lawns

H-504: How to Water Your Lawn
(HTML Version) (PDF Version) (epub) (mobi)

H-505: Mowing Your Lawn
(HTML Version) (PDF Version) (epub) (mobi)

H-507: Lawn Care for Disease Control
(HTML Version) (PDF Version)

H-508: Turfgrasses for New Mexico
(HTML Version) (PDF Version)

H-509: Turfgrass Establishment
(HTML Version) (PDF Version)

H-510: How to Perform a Catch Can Irrigation Audit on a Home Lawn Sprinkler System
(HTML Version) (PDF Version) (epub) (mobi)

Circular 660: Turfgrass Irrigation
(HTML Version) (PDF Version)

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Nuts

H-602: Pecan Orchard Fertilization
(HTML Version) (PDF Version)

H-605: Training Young Pecan Trees
(HTML Version) (PDF Version)

H-607: Designing a Pecan Orchard
(HTML Version) (PDF Version)

H-608: Planting Pecan Trees
(HTML Version) (PDF Version)

H-613: Selecting and Storing Pecan Propagation Wood
(HTML Version) (PDF Version) (epub) (mobi)

H-614: Selecting Soil and Site for a Pecan Orchard
(HTML Version) (PDF Version)

H-616: Juvenile and Adult Phases of Pecan Trees
(HTML Version) (PDF Version)

H-618: Growth and Development of Pecan Nuts
(HTML Version) (PDF Version)

H-620: Storing Pecans
(HTML Version)

H-622: Flowering Habits of Pecan Trees
(HTML Version) (PDF Version)

H-623: Inlay Grafting Pecans
(HTML Version) (PDF Version)

H-626: Historical Background of Pecan Plantings in the Western Region
(HTML Version) (PDF Version)

H-628: Orchard Floor Preparation for Mechanical Harvesting
(HTML Version) (PDF Version)

H-629: Pruning Mature Pecan Trees
(PDF Version)

H-630: Buyers and Custom Shellers in the Western Pecan Growing Region
(HTML Version) (PDF Version)

H-634: Four-Flap Grafting of Pecans
(HTML Version) (PDF Version) (epub) (mobi)

H-635: Flood Irrigation In Pecan Orchards
(HTML Version) (PDF Version)

H-636: Estimating Water Needs for Pecan Trees
(HTML Version) (PDF Version)

H-637: A Practical Way of Measuring Soil Moisture
(HTML Version) (PDF Version)

H-639: Pecan Varieties for New Mexico
(HTML Version) (PDF Version)

H-640: Irrigation Scheduling of Pecan Orchards: Soil Moisture Monitoring
(HTML Version) (PDF Version) (epub) (mobi)

H-642: Fertigation for Pecan Orchards
(HTML Version) (PDF Version)

H-644: Leaching Requirements of Pecan and Fruit Trees
(HTML Version) (PDF Version)

H-647: Root Diseases of Pistachio Trees in New Mexico
(HTML Version) (PDF Version)

H-649: Managing Soils in Pecan Orchards
(HTML Version) (PDF Version)

H-650: Influence of Nut Development on Pecan Nut Casebearer Damage in Pecans
(HTML Version) (PDF Version)

H-651: Nitrogen Movement in the Soil-Pecan Tree System
(HTML Version) (PDF Version)

H-653: Biological Control of Pecan Nut Casenearer and Aphids in New Mexico Pecans
(HTML Version) (PDF Version)

H-654: Noncommensurable Values of the Pecan Industry
(HTML Version) (PDF Version)

H-655: Transplanting Mature Pecan Trees in New Mexico
(HTML Version) (PDF Version)

H-656: Integrated Weed Management in Pecan Orchards
(HTML Version) (PDF Version)

H-658: Diagnosing Nutrient Disorders in New Mexico Pecan Trees
(HTML Version) (PDF Version)

Circular 532: Growing Pistachios in New Mexico
(HTML Version) (PDF Version)

Circular 542: Planning and Operating Pecan Orchards With Drip and Microspray Irrigation
(HTML Version) (PDF Version)

Circular 544: Pecan Orchard Management Schedule
(HTML Version) (PDF Version)

Circular 632: Producing and marketing organic pecans in New Mexico
(HTML Version) (PDF Version)

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Ornamentals

H-328: Selecting Ornamental Trees for New Mexico
(HTML Version) (PDF Version)

H-406: Poinsettias: Year after Year
(HTML Version) (PDF Version) (epub) (mobi)

H-410: Site Selection and Preparation for Christmas Trees
(HTML Version) (PDF Version)

H-420: Establishing Fruit and Shade Trees
(HTML Version) (PDF Version) (epub) (mobi)
Guía H-420 - Cómo sembrar árboles frutales y de sombra
(PDF Version)

H-421: Buying a Living Christmas Tree
(HTML Version) (PDF Version)

H-426: Shade Trees for New Mexico
(PDF English version) (PDF Spanish version)

Circular 472: 'Bandera' Rocky Mountain Penstemon
(HTML Version) (PDF Version) (epub) (mobi)

Circular 526: Planting and Handling Conifer Seedlings in New Mexico
(HTML Version) (PDF Version)

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Pests

H-166: Juniper Twig Pruner, Styloxus bicolor (Champlain & Knull)
(HTML Version) (PDF Version) (epub) (mobi)

H-168: Selection and Use of Insecticides for Organic Production
(HTML Version) (PDF Version) (epub) (mobi)

H-169: Using Insectary Plants to Attract and Sustain Beneficial Insects for Biological Pest Control
(HTML Version) (PDF Version) (epub) (mobi)

H-243: Economic Insects of Chile
(HTML Version) (PDF Version)

H-332: Managing Grape Leafhoppers on New Mexico Grape Vines
(HTML Version) (PDF Version) (epub) (mobi)

H-427: Codling Moth, (Cydia pomonella) and Its Control
(HTML Version) (PDF Version)

H-428: San Jose Scale, (Quadraspidiotus perniciosus) and Its Control
(HTML Version) (PDF Version)

H-652: Water Management in Pecan Orchards
(HTML Version) (PDF Version)

Circular 536: Blister Beetles in Alfalfa
(HTML Version) (PDF Version)

Circular 552: Managing Cottonwood Leaf Beetle [Chrysomela scripta Fabricius]
(HTML Version)

Circular 553: Managing Sycamore Scale [Stomacaccus platani Ferris]
(HTML Version) (PDF Version)

Circular 600: Managing Aceria malherbae gall mites for control of field bindweed
(HTML Version) (PDF Version)

Circular 655: Integrated Pest Management (IPM) for Home Gardeners
(HTML Version) (PDF Version) (epub) (mobi)

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Plant Diseases

H-106: Curly Top Virus
(HTML Version) (PDF Version)

H-158: How to Collect and Send Plant Specimens for Disease Diagnosis
(HTML Version) (PDF Version) (epub) (mobi)

H-160: Vascular Wilt of Mimosa
(HTML Version) (PDF Version)

H-163: Needle Cast Disease of Blue Spruce
(HTML Version) (PDF Version)

H-242: Tomato Spotted Wilt Virus
(HTML Version) (PDF Version)

H-247: Anthracnose of Cucurbits
(HTML Version) (PDF Version)

H-248: Powdery Mildew on Chile Peppers
(HTML Version) (PDF Version)

H-249: Chile Pepper Disorders Caused by Environmental Stress
(HTML Version) (PDF Version)

H-250: Verticillium Wilt of Chile Peppers
(HTML Version) (PDF Version) (epub) (mobi)

H-255: Iris Yellow Spot Virus
(HTML Version) (PDF Version)

H-317: Apple Disease Control
(HTML Version) (PDF Version)

H-329: Grape Powdery Mildew
(HTML Version) (PDF Version) (epub) (mobi)

H-657: Diseases and Other Disorders of Pecan in New Mexico
(HTML Version) (PDF Version) (epub) (mobi)

Circular 538: Onion Diseases in New Mexico
(HTML Version) (PDF Version) (epub) (mobi)

Circular 549: Chile Pepper Diseases
(HTML Version)

Circular 554: Verticillium Wilt of Catalpa, Maple, and Elm
(HTML Version) (PDF Version)

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Vegetables

H-216: When to Harvest Vegetables
(HTML Version) (PDF Version) (epub) (mobi)

H-220: Starting Plants Early Outdoors
(HTML Version) (PDF Version) (epub) (mobi)
(Spanish PDF Version) (epub) (mobi)

H-221: Spices and Herbs for the Home Garden
(HTML Version) (PDF Version)

H-222: Coping With Deer in Suburban Gardens
(HTML Version) (PDF Version)

H-223: Home and Market Garden Sweet Corn Production
(HTML Version) (PDF Version) (epub) (mobi)

H-227: Asparagus Production in New Mexico
(HTML Version) (PDF Version) (epub) (mobi)

H-230: Growing Chiles in New Mexico
(HTML Version) (PDF Version) (epub) (mobi)

H-231: Commercial Pumpkin Production for New Mexico
(HTML Version) (PDF Version)

H-232: Specialty Corns
(HTML Version) (PDF Version)

H-233: Nutritional Analysis of New Mexico Blue Corn and Dent Corn Kernels
(HTML Version) (PDF Version)

H-234: Garlic Production in New Mexico
(HTML Version) (PDF Version)

H-235: Postharvest Handling of Fresh Chilies
(HTML Version) (PDF Version) (epub) (mobi)

H-236: Postharvest Handling of Dehydrated Chiles
(HTML Version) (PDF Version) (epub) (mobi)

H-237: Measuring Chile Pepper Heat
(HTML Version) (PDF Version) (epub) (mobi)

H-240: Growing Peppers in New Mexico Gardens
(HTML Version) (PDF Version)

H-244: Asparagus Production in the Home Vegetable Garden
(HTML Version) (PDF Version)

H-245: Commercial Vegetable Production with Plastic Mulches
(HTML Version) (PDF Version)

H-246: Starting a Community Vegetable Garden
English: (HTML Version) (PDF Version)
Spanish: (Spanish HTML Version) (Spanish PDF Version)
English and Spanish in a single ebook: (epub) (mobi)

H-251: Row Cover Vegetable Production Techniques
(HTML Version) (PDF Version)

H-252: Hoop House Vegetable Production
(HTML Version) (PDF Version) (epub) (mobi)

H-256: 'NuMex' Sweet Onions
(HTML Version) (PDF Version) (epub) (mobi)

H-257: Red chile and paprika production in New Mexico
(HTML Version) (PDF Version) (epub) (mobi)

Circular 457: Home Vegetable Gardening in New Mexico
(HTML Version) (PDF Version)

Circular 457-B: Growing Zones, Recommended Crop Varieties, and Planting and Harvesting Information for Home Vegetable Gardens in New Mexico
(HTML Version) (PDF Version)

Circular 548: Weed Management in Chile
(HTML Version) (PDF Version)

Circular 556: Greenhouse Vegetable Production
(HTML Version) (PDF Version)

Circular 563: Bulb Onion Culture and Management
(HTML Version) (PDF Version) (epub) (mobi)

Circular 567: New Mexico Onion Varieties
(HTML Version) (PDF Version)

Circular 572: Vegetable Variety Recommendations for New Mexico Backyard and Market Gardens
(PDF Version)

Circular 577: Onion Production and Marketing in New Mexico
(HTML Version) (PDF Version)

Circular 579: Nitrogen Monitoring Techniques for Vegetable Crops
(HTML Version) (PDF Version)

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