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ERIC Number: ED255678
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1984
Pages: 200
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: 0
ISBN: N/A
ISSN: N/A
A Grape Production Guide for Vocational Agriculture Instructors in Washington. Final Report.
Padelford, Stewart L.; Cvancara, Joseph G., Ed.
This curriculum guide is intended to provide vocational agriculture instructors with an up-to-date resource dealing with grape production in Washington. Addressed in the individual units of the guide are the following topics: the history of grape production; grape types important to Washington; site selection for a vineyard; establishment and production costs; propagation methods, nursery stock, soil preparation, and planting; fertilization and nutritional grape disorders; critical temperature and frost control; grape pests and pest control; methods to improve grape quality; training, pruning, and trellising; irrigation; harvesting; and processing and marketing. Each unit contains some or all of the following: introductory instructional text, a unit goal, unit objectives, a unit content outline, suggested activities, an information sheet, a list of references, transparency masters, a unit test, and answers to the test. A 28-item bibliography concludes the guide. (MN)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Language: English
Sponsor: Washington State Commission for Vocational Education, Olympia.
Authoring Institution: Washington State Univ., Pullman. Coll. of Agriculture and Home Economics.
Identifiers: Grapes; Irrigation; Washington