NURSERY PRODUCTION AND MANAGEMENT
TEXTS AND REFERENCES DEALING WITH NURSERY PRODUCTION
J. E. Klett
American Association of Nurserymen. American Standard for Nursery Stock. 2005 edition (class text).
Appleton, Bonnie Lee. Container Nursery Design. American Nurserymen Publishing Co. 1986.
Baker, K. F. The U.C. System. Calif. Agric. Experiment Station, Manual 23.
Baldwin, Ian and John Stanley. The Garden Centre Manual. Timber Press, Portland 1982.
Barton, Susan. Nursery and Garden Center Management. University of Delaware, Cooperative Extension Service. 2nd Edition.
Colorado Nursery Manual - (manual for certification). CNGA office.
Census of Agriculture. Volume 4. Census of Horticultural Specialities. (1998). U.S. Dept. of Commerce. Issued 2001.
*Davidson, Harold, Roy Mecklenburg and Curtis Peterson. Nursery Management. Prentice-Hall. Englewood Bluffs, New Jersey. 2000 (4th Edition).
Edmonds, Jon. Container Plant Manual. Grower Books: London. 1980.
Furuta, Tokuji. Environmental Plant Production and Marketing. 1978.
Garden Centers of America. Preparation Guide for a Garden Center Policy Manual. Washington, D.C. 17 pp.
Garden Centers of America. Job Description Manual. 1981. 24 pp.
Garden Centers of America. Establishing and Operating a Garden Center. Washington, D.C. 1993. 50 pages.
Hartman and Kester. Plant Propagation Principles and Practices. Prentice-Hall Pub. Co., 1997. 6th edition.
Horticultural Water Quality Alliance, 1992. Water Quality Action Manual for Greenhouse & Nursery Operators. 95 pp.
International Plant Propagator's Proceedings. Vol. 1-52. 1951-2005.
Kelly, J. C. and J. G. D. Lamb and P. Bowbrick. Nursery Stock Manual. Grower Books, London. 1975.
Mills, Harry A. and J. Benton Jones, Jr. Plant Analysis Handbook II. MicroMacro Publishing, 1996.
Stanley, John and Alan Toogood. The Modern Nurseryman. 1981. Faber & Faber, New York.
Stanley, John. 2002. The Complete Guide to Garden Center Management. Ball Publishing.
Southern Cooperative Services Bulletins 311 & 315. Cost of Establishing and Operating Field Nurseries Differentiated by Size of Farm and Species of Plant in Zones 5, 6, & 7. 1985 & 1986.
Taylor, Reed D. et al, Requirements and Costs of Establishing and Operating A Three Acre Herbaceous Perennial Container Nursery. Southern Cooperative Series Bullestin 354 - Ohio Agr. Research and Development Center Special Circular 1369. August 1990.
U.S. Dept. of Agric. Forest Service. Seeds of Woody Plants in the United States. Agric. Handbook No. 450. Miscellaneous pub. no. 654. 1974.
Virginia Cooperative Extension Service. Starting a nursery business in Virginia. Publication No. 430. 1985.
Whitcomb, Carl. Establishment and Maintenance of Landscape Plants. 1987. Lacebark Publications, Stillwater, OK.
Whitcomb, Carl. Plant Production in Containers. 1985. Lacebark Publications, Stillwater, OK.
Wholesale Nursery Growers of America. Wholesale Nursery Grower Policy Manual. A preparation guide. Washington, D.C. 10 pp.
Wholesale Nursery Growers of America. Grower Business Forms. Washington, D.C. 176 pp.
* On reserve in Morgan Library
Others on this list are in my office, and some will be placed in the Student Lounge in 112 Shepardson in a gray steel cabinet. Key can be obtained from main office. Also, examples of production projects and garden center designs will be at this location. Copies of the reading list will be located here and at Morgan Library.