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ISHS Acta Horticulturae 481

International Symposium on Growing Media and Hydroponics

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Convener   A.P. Papdopoulos 
Editor   A.P. Papdopoulos 
Publication
date  
1 January 1999 
ISBN   978-90-66058-11-8 
ISSN   0567-7572 (print)   2406-6168 (electronic) 
Number of articles   98 
Volumes  
Place   Windsor, Ontario, Canada 
Online articles:
FOREWARD (B. Carlile)
PORE FRACTION ANALYSIS: A NEW TOOL FOR SUBSTRATE TESTING (M.S. Drzal, D. Keith Cassel, W.C. Fonteno)
THE EFFECTS OF STONEWOOL QUALITY AND CULTIVATION SYSTEM ON THE DEVELOPMENT OF THE THICK ROOT SYNDROME WITH CUCUMBER PLANTS (W. Verkerke, J.A. Kipp)
A COMPARISON OF QUALITATIVE AND QUANTITATIVE PRODUCTIVITY PARAMETERS BETWEEN A SWEET PEPPER CROP GROWING ON “ENARENADO ALMERIENSE” AND ON ROCKWOOL (M. Urrestarazu, M. Guzmán, A. Sanchez, G. Carrasco)
STANDARDIZATION OF SUBSTRATES (W. Schie)
AIR/WATER MANAGEMENT IN ROCKWOOL SLABS (C. Blok)
TOMATO PRODUCTION IN OPEN OR CLOSED ROCKWOOL CULTURE SYSTEMS WITH NFT OR ROCKWOOL NUTRIENT FEEDINGS (A.P. Papadopoulos, X. Hao, J.C. Tu, J. Zheng)
YIELD, QUALITY AND PHOTOSYNTHETIC ACTIVITY OF GREENHOUSE-GROWN 'MADELON' ROSES ON PERLITE-ZEOLITE SUBSTRATE MIXTURES. (E. Maloupa, C. Samartzidis, P. Couloumbis, A. Komninou)
WATER AND NUTRIENT MANAGEMENT IN PEAT-BASED MEDIA A PROGRAM REVIEW AND PERSPECTIVE (J. Biernbaum, W. R. Argo, Mark V. Yelanich)
CHARACTERISATION OF THE HYDROPHYSICAL AND MECHANICAL PROPERTIES OF PRESSED BLOCKS FOR TRANSPLANTING (G. Wever, E. Eymar)
RELATIVE BREAKDOWN OF PEAT AND NON-PEAT GROWING MEDIA (M. Prasad, J. O'Shea)
CHARACTERISATION OF THE WETTABILITY OF ORGANIC SUBSTRATES (PEAT AND COMPOSTED BARK) BY ADSORPTION MEASUREMENTS (J.C. Michel, M.N. Bellon-Fontaine, L.M. Rivière)
TRANSPLANT ADAPTATION IN LANDSCAPE OF ORNAMENTAL SHRUBS IN RELATION WITH SUBSTRATE PHYSICAL PROPERTIES AND CONTAINER SIZE (J. Narciso Pastor, R. Savé, O. Marfà, S. Burés, Josep M. Pagès)
CHEMICAL AND PHYSICAL PROPERTIES OF THE COCONUT-FIBER SUBSTRATE AND THE GROWTH AND PRODUCTIVITY OF TOMATO (LYCOPERCICON ESCULENTUM MILL.) PLANTS (Y. Shinohara, T. Hata, T. Maruo, M. Hohjo, T. Ito)
CEC AND THE SATURATION OF THE ADSORPTION COMPLEX OF COIR DUST (J.B.G.M. Verhagen)
ROOT DISCOLORATION, GROWTH AND MICRO ELEMENT UPTAKE OF CHRYSANTHEMUM IN AEROPONICS AS AFFECTED BY IRON CHELATES AND PYTHIUM (C. de Kreij, S.J. Paternotte)
TWO INDUSTRIAL WATER-DERIVED WASTES AS POTENTIAL POTTING AMENDMENTS (C. Chong)
CELLULOSE ACETATE AS A SOILLESS MEDIUM FOR THE PRODUCTION OF VEGETABLE TRANSPLANTS (C.S. Vavrina)
EFFECT OF SEVERAL PARAMETERS ON THE GROWTH OF CHRYSANTHEMUM STOCK PLANTS IN AEROPONICS (H. Molitor, M. Fischer)
FURTHER EXPERIENCES WITH RECYCLED ZEOLITE AS A SUBSTRATE FOR THE SWEET PEPPER CROP (J. Harland, S. Lane, D. Price)
ORGANIC COMPOUNDS AND MICRO-ORGANISMS IN CLOSED, HYDROPONIC CULTURE: OCCURRENCE AND EFFECTS ON PLANT GROWTH AND MINERAL NUTRITION (B. Waechter-Kristensen, S. Caspersen, S. Adalsteinsson, P. Sundin, P. Jensén)
APPLICATION OF MIXTURE THEORY FOR THE OPTIMISATION OF THE COMPOSITION OF NUTRIENT SOLUTIONS FOR HYDROPONIC CROPPING: PRACTICAL USE (G. De Rijck, E. Schrevens)
ALTERNATIVE VEGETABLES GROWN IN HYDROPONIC SYSTEMS (F.-G. Schröder)
ADVANTAGES GAINED BY CONTROLLING ROOT GROWTH IN A NEWLY-DEVELOPED HYDROPONIC GROWING SYSTEM (J. Benton Jones Jr)
EFFECTS OF LACTATE, HUMATE AND BACILLUS SUBTILIS ON THE GROWTH OF TOMATO PLANTS IN HYDROPONIC SYSTEMS (M. Böhme)
NUTRIENT DYNAMICS AND pH / CHARGE-BALANCE RELATIONSHIPS IN HYDROPONIC SOLUTIONS (J.D. Lea-Cox, G.W. Stutte, W.L. Berry, R.M. Wheeler)
THE GROWTH OF WHEAT IN THREE NUTRIENT-PROVIDING SUBSTRATES UNDER CONSIDERATION FOR SPACEFLIGHT APPLICATION (Howard G. Levine)
TOMATO AND SOYBEAN PRODUCTION ON A SHARED RECIRCULATING HYDROPONIC SYSTEM (C.L. Mackowiak, G.W. Stutte, R.M. Wheeler, L.M. Ruffe, N.C. Yorio)
GROWING NITRATE FREE ENDIVE IN SOILLESS SYSTEMS (A. Elia, F. Serio, M. Gonnella, P. Santamaria)
NUTRIENT SOLUTIONS IN TWO STAGES OF DEVELOPMENT OF TOMATO PLANTS (A. Lara, G.A. Baca, J.L. Tirado, J.D. Etchevers, J. Kohashi-Shibata, A. Martínez)
A CONTROLLED WATER TABLE IRRIGATION SYSTEM FOR HYDROPONIC LETTUCE PRODUCTION (Jack W. Buxton, W. Jia)
STRAWBERRY PRODUCTION IN SOILLESS CULTURE SYSTEMS (F. Takeda)
CHRYSANTHEMUMS GROWN IN HYDROPONICS; TOWARD DEVELOPMENT OF A COST EFFECTIVE, AUTOMATED PRODUCTION SYSTEM (R. Hansen)
DEVELOPMENT OF NUTRIENT FILM TECHNIQUE “NFT” IN CHILE: THE USE OF INTERMITTENT RECIRCULATION REGIMES (G. Carrasco, E. Rodríguez, P. Escobar, J. Izquierdo)
HYDROPONICS IN TROPICAL HUMID AREAS: EXAMPLE OF MARTINIQUE (C. Langlais)
NUTRIENT CULTURE FOR KOREAN GINSENG (PANAX GINSENG C. A. MEYER) (K.W. Park, G.P. Lee, Y.G. Park)
OPTIMISATION OF LAWSONIA INERMIS L. AND INDIGOFERA ARTICULATA GOUAN. NUTRIENT SOLUTION IN OPEN-AIR HYDROPONICS (S.K. Mairapetyan, A.H. Tadevosyan)
EFFECT OF COOLING THE NUTRIENT SOLUTION, LIGHTING AND ETHREL SPRAYING ON PURPLE COLOURING IN NFT- LOLLO ROSSA LETTUCE (F. Benoit, N. Ceustermans)
A UNIVERSAL ALGORITHM FOR CALCULATION OF NUTRIENT SOLUTIONS (C. Sonneveld, W. Voogt, L. Spaans)
PLANT NUTRITION DEMYSTIFIED (P. Adams)
THE ROLE OF CALCIUM ON SEVERAL ASPECTS OF PLANT AND FLOWER QUALITY FROM A FLORICULTURAL PERSPECTIVE (Hans R. Gislerød)
DIFFERENT WAYS OF MONITORING THE IRRIGATION OF CONTAINER AND POT PLANTS (L. Rivière, G. Chasseriaux)
PLANT NUTRITION MANAGEMENT: PRESENTATION OF A NUTRIENT DELIVERY SYSTEM CONNECTED TO REAL GROWTH (P. Chagvardieff, M. Pean, C. Ravel, J.C. Vidal)
NITROGEN CYCLE AND MICROORGANISMS IN A HYDROPONIC SYSTEM AS INFLUENCED BY THE AMOUNT OF NITROGEN APPLIED (D. Schwarz, S. Ruppel, R. Kuchenbuch)
NITROGEN AND SULFUR INTERACTION IN FLORICULTURAL CROPS (Ellen T. Paparozzi)
TOMATO GROWTH (LYCOPERSICON ESCULENTUM MILL), AND NUTRIENT UTILIZATION IN RESPONSE TO VARYING FERTIGATION PROGRAMS (G.G. Alcántar, M.R. Villarreal, A.S. Aguilar)
IRRIGATION AND SENSITIVE STAGES OF ROSE DEVELOPMENT (D. Chimonidou-Pavlidou)
MANAGING IRRIGATION BY ELECTRICAL CONDUCTIVITY (T.E. Bilderback, S.L. Warren, J.H. Daniels)
EFFECT OF TEMPORARY CA DEFICIENCY ON FRUIT GROWTH AND ELEMENT CONCENTRATIONS IN THE PETIOLE SAP OF TOMATO (Y.Q. He, S. Terabayashi, T. Namiki)
EFFECTS OF TEMPORARY CALCIUM DEFICIENCY ON THE INCIDENCE OF A NUTRITIONAL DISORDER IN MELON (I. Jean-Baptiste, P. Morard, A. Bernadac)
GROWTH OF PLUG SEEDLINGS OF CAPSICUM ANNUUM AS AFFECTED BY ION CONCENTRATION AND NH4: NO3 RATIO OF NUTRIENT SOLUTION (B. Jeong, E. Lee)
THE EFFECTS OF POTTING MEDIA AND CONCENTRATION OF NUTRIENT SOLUTION ON GROWTH AND NUTRIENT CONTENT OF THREE FICUS SPECIES CULTIVATED ON EBB-AND-FLOW BENCHES (J. Treder, B. Matysiak, J.S. Nowak, J. Nowak)
STRATEGIES TO MATCH GREENHOUSES TO CROP PRODUCTION (F. Tognoni, A. Pardossi, G. Serra)
IMPROVEMENT OF TOMATO FRUIT QUALITY BY CALCIUM NUTRITION (Lim C. Ho, David J. Hand, M. Fussell)
SUPPLEMENTAL LIGHTING OF GREENHOUSE VEGETABLES: LIMITATIONS AND PROBLEMS RELATED TO LONG PHOTOPERIODS (D. Demers, A. Gosselin)
HORTICULTURAL AND ENGINEERING CONSIDERATIONS FOR THE DESIGN OF INTEGRATED GREENHOUSE PLANT PRODUCTION SYSTEMS (Gene A. Giacomelli, K.C. Ting)
HYDROPONIC TOMATO PRODUCTION: GROWING MEDIA REQUIREMENTS (Logan S. Logendra, Harry W. Janes)
THE EFFECTS OF NACL ADDITION AND MACRONUTRIENT CONCENTRATION ON FRUIT QUALITY AND FLAVOR VOLATILES OF GREENHOUSE TOMATOES (W.C. Lin, A.D.M. Glass)
EFFECTS OF DIFFERENT DAY / NIGHT CONDUCTIVITIES ON BLOSSOM-END ROT, QUALITY AND PRODUCTION OF GREENHOUSE TOMATOES (E. Nederhoff)
COCO COIR VERSUS GRANULATED ROCKWOOL AND 'ARCHING' VERSUS TRADITIONAL HARVESTING OF ROSES IN A RECIRCULATING SYSTEM (Theo J. Blom)
CARBON DIOXIDE ENRICHMENT IN GREENHOUSE-GROWN MELONS WHEN EXPOSED TO VARIOUS CONCENTRATIONS OF SODIUM CHLORIDE IN HYDROPONICS (G.N. Mavrogianopoulos, J. Spanakis, P. Tsikalas)
SLOW SAND FILTRATION: A POTENTIAL METHOD FOR THE ELIMINATION OF PATHOGENS AND NEMATODES IN RECIRCULATING NUTRIENT SOLUTIONS FROM GLASSHOUSE-GROWN CROPS (E.A. van Os, J.J. Amsing, A.J. van Kuik, H. Willers)
RECIRCULATING WATER TREATMENT TECHNOLOGIES FOR CLOSED-CYCLE PLANT GROWTH SYSTEMS - THE SPF TREATMENT SYSTEM (R. Evans, B. Vestergard)
OPTIMIZATION OF SLOW FILTRATION AS A MEANS FOR DISINFECTING NUTRIENT SOLUTIONS (W. Wohanka, H. Luedtke, H. Ahlers, M. Luebke)
AERATION IN GROWING MEDIA: RECENT DEVELOPMENTS (J. Caron, V.K.N. Nkongolo)
EFFECTS OF NUTRIENT AND ENVIRONMENTAL PRE-TREATMENTS ON THE OCCURRENCE OF ROOT INJURY OF LETTUCE CAUSED BY CHLORAMINE (S. Date, T. Hataya, T. Namiki)
THE INFLUENCE OF NITROGEN ON SEEDLESS CUCUMBER RESISTANCE AND SUSCEPTIBILITY TO WESTERN FLOWER THRIPS (D. Hunt, N. Carter, C. Drury)
EFFECT OF THE NFT NUTRIENT SOLUTION PH ON ROOT TRANSMISSION OF TOMATO BACTERIAL CANKER (CLAVIBACTER MICHIGANENSIS SUBSP. MICHIGANENSIS) (R. Huang, J.C. Tu)
THE RELATIONSHIP OF PYTHIUM ROOT ROT AND RHIZOSPHERE MICROORGANISMS IN A CLOSED CIRCULATING AND AN OPEN SYSTEM IN ROCKWOOL CULTURE OF TOMATO (J.C. Tu, A.P. Papadopoulos, X. Hao, J. Zheng)
THE EFFECTS OF THE ENVIRONMENT LOBBY ON THE SELECTION AND USE OF GROWING MEDIA (W.R. Carlile)
CANADIAN PEAT HARVESTING AND ITS EFFECTS ON THE ENVIRONMENT (G. Hood)
WASTEWATER RE-USE IN HORTICULTURAL CROPS GROWING IN SOIL AND SOILLESS MEDIA (E. Maloupa, K. Traka-Mavrona, A. Papadopoulos, F. Papadopoulos, D. Pateras)
AUTOMATED ECOLOGICAL FERTILIZATION AND IRRIGATION OF SOIL GROWN CROPS IN GREENHOUSES WITH A COMPUTER CONTROLLED SYSTEM (KLIWADU) (K. Kell, M. Beck, F.-W. Frenz)
HEAVY METAL ACCUMULATION IN BEANS AND ITS IMPACT ON GROWTH AND YIELD UNDER SOILLESS CULTURE (P.G. Sánchez, L.P. Fernández, L.T. Trejo, G.G. Alcántar, J.D. Cruz)
STRATEGIC PLANNING: KEY TO FUTURE MARKET GROWTH AND ECONOMIC SUSTAINABILITY IN THE GREENHOUSE VEGETABLE INDUSTRY (Glenn H. Sullivan, Kevin B. Garleb)
AN ECONOMIC EVALUATION OF SINGLE STEM CUT ROSE PRODUCTION (Robert G. Anderson, T. A. Woods)
FEASIBILITY OF TOMATO AND SWEET PEPPER GROWING IN SOILLESS MEDIA IN ARGENTINA (M. Duplancic, E. Rodriguez)
GREENHOUSE CROP STRESS MANAGEMENT (Mary M. Peet)
NUTRIENT, ACID AND WATER BUDGETS OF HYDROPONICALLY GROWN CROPS (R.M. Wheeler, J.C. Sager, W.L. Berry, C.L. Mackowiak, G.W. Stutte, N.C. Yorio, L.M. Ruffe)
THE INFORMATION HIGHWAY AND THE NEED FOR DECISION SUPPORT (J.L. Shipp, N.D. Clarke)
THE BURLINGTON COUNTY RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT GREENHOUSE (W. J. Roberts, D. Specca)
CARBON TOXICITY IN PLANTS (M. Schwarz)
EFFECT OF THE PACKING DENSITY ON THE MECHANICAL IMPEDANCE OF ROOT MEDIA (A. N. Kämpf, P. Allen Hammer, T. Kirk)
BREEDING OF VEGETABLE CROPS FOR PROTECTED GROWING CONDITIONS (X.D. Meng, H. Ma, M. Wei, Y.X. Xing)
EFFICIENCY OF PHOSPHORENE (AS A SOURCE OF PHOSPHATE SOLUBILIZING BACTERIA) IN ENHANCING GROWTH AND P NUTRITION OF CHEMLALI OLIVE SEEDLINGS (F. F. Ahmed, Gamal M. El-Dawwy)
AUTOMATIC ION CONTROL OF NUTRIENT SOLUTIONS (H. Inden, Y. Kubota, S. Awaya)
FERTILIZATION AND GROWTH OF HIBISCUS STOCK PLANTS CULTIVATED AT HIGH LIGHT INTENSITIES (F. Bjørnå)
HYDROPONICS WORLDWIDE (Merle H. Jensen)
STATUS OF THE COMMERCIAL HYDROPONIC INDUSTRY IN THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA (D. Brentlinger)
STATUS OF THE GREENHOUSE INDUSTRY IN MEXICO (M. Steta)
STATUS OF THE GREENHOUSE VEGETABLE INDUSTRY AND HYDROPONICS IN ONTARIO, CANADA (S. Khosla)
STATUS OF THE GREENHOUSE INDUSTRY IN QUEBEC, CANADA (A. Carrier)
AN OVERVIEW OF THE GREENHOUSE VEGETABLE INDUSTRY IN ALBERTA, CANADA (M. Mirza, M. Younus)
DEVELOPMENT AND PROSPECT OF HYDROPONICS IN CHINA (Y.X. Xing, X.D. Meng)
THE GREENHOUSE AND HYDROPONIC INDUSTRIES OF JAPAN (T. ITO)
STATE OF THE ART OF DUTCH AND BELGIAN GREENHOUSE HORTICULTURE AND HYDROPONICS (E. Os, F. Benoit)
GREENHOUSE INDUSTRY IN ITALY (A. Pardossi, F. Tognoni)
PROTECTED HORTICULTURE IN GREECE (G. Mavrogianopoulos)
HYDROPONIC VEGETABLE PRODUCTION IN BRAZIL (P.R. Furlani)
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