Harbest Publications Department

A wide range of agribusiness publications are available from basic gardening to commercial crop production.

HARBEST
BOOKS AND MAGAZINES
Price list-effective December 2000
Publications from the Asian Vegetable Research and Development Center (AVRDC), Tainan, Taiwan.

BK-001
VEGETABLE PRODUCTION TRAINING MANUAL

A comprehensive reference book on commercial vegetable production. 447 pages with detailed illustrations and colored pictures.

BK-005
FIELD GUIDE-INSECT PESTS OF SELECTED VEGETABLES IN TROPICAL AND SUBTROPICAL ASIA

A detailed description of common insects pest of eggplant, hot pepper, tomato, crucifers, sweet potato, mungbean and soybean. 164 pages with full color pictures showing the insects and damages.

BK-006
PEPPER DISEASES-A FIELD GUIDE

Bacterial, fungal, namatode, viral diseases and non-pathogenic disorders of pepper.
98 pages with full color pictures of different diseases.

BK-007
THRIPS IN SOUTHEAST ASIA

Technical papers on Thrips in different Asian settings on selected Crops. 74 pages. Suggested for researchers and libraries.

BK-008
TOMATO AND PEPPER PRODUCTION IN THE TROPICS

Technical papers on genetic resources and conservation, varietal Improvements, stress physiology, diseases and pets, IPM, cultural management and country report. 619 pages. Suggested for researchers and libraries.

BK-010
A PRIMER ON VEGETABLE GARDENING

213 pages with full illustration on basic vegetable production. Reprinted in the Philippines.

BK-020
IMPROVING MARKETING OF PERISHABLE COMMODITIES

BK-021
CHARACTERISTICS AND CONTROL OF VIRUSES INFECTING PEPPERS.

BK-023
SOURCE OF RESISTANCE TO VIRUSES OF PEPPER

BK-024
LEAF CURL AND YELLOWING VIRUSES OF PEPPER AND TOMATO : AN OVERVIEW

Other Publications:
BK-004
KNOWN-YOU VEGETABLE SEED CATALOGUE
BK-004F
KNOWN-YOU FLOWER SEED CATALOGUE

HARBEST
BOOK AND MAGAZINES

Price List-December 2000
Publication of BUSYBOOK DISTRIBUTORS
Authored by Pedro and Rone Sangatanan, Technology and Livelihood Series.

BK-011
PRACTICAL TIPS TO ORGANIC GARDENING/FARMING

58 Pages made up of 42 workabletips for organic gardeners.

BK-012
PRACTICAL GUIDE TO ORGANIC PESTICIDES

76 Pages of 50 practical guide to formulated organic pesticides using locally available materials.

BK-013
PRACTICAL GUIDE TO PAPAYA PRODUCTION FOR PROFIT THROUGH ORGANIC FARMING

BK-014 PRACTICAL GUIDE TO ORGANIC GARDENING
184 pages of practical pointers on vegetable gardening from soil preparation of effective pest and disease control. A good resource for home edible gardeners.

BK-015
PRACTICAL GUIDE TO SWINE RAISING

38 Pages of practical pointers for feed formulation, breeding and pest and disease controls for hogs

BK-016
PRACTICAL GUIDE TO DUCK, GUINEA FOWL & QUAIL RAISING

34 Pages of basic pointers on raising fowl. Includes balut making and salted egg production.

BK-017
PRACTICAL GUIDE TO GOAT RAISING

46 Pages on commercial goat production for milk, breeding and meat. Pest and diseased control pointers.

MAGAZINES
ORGANIC…MATTERS

Official quarterly magazine of the Organic Producers Trade Association (OPTA). Prepared by the editorial board of OPTA headed by Ms. Rosalinda S. Quintos-Tan Tel# 3670492, 3652029.

AGRICULTURE MAGAZINE
A monthly magazine edited by Mr. Zac Sarian and published by the Manila Bulletin. Full of interesting articles on agribusiness.

MARID AGRIBUSINESS DIGEST

URBAN GARDENING MAGAZINE

Harbest Edible Garden Center
SM NORTH EDSA, besides EDSA Main entrance canopy. THE GARDEN and in SM Megamall Bldg. A, across National Bookstore A one-stop shop for vegetable gardening needs – seeds, seedlings, pots, growell, fertilizer, gardening tool, gardening kits, book and magazines, Bonsai supplies and tools, fee technical guidance.
Harbest Seedlings
Healthy seedlings of Papaya, Seedless Watermelon, Honeydew & vegetables are prepared form Known-You F1-hybrid varieties.


 

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