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Title: Off-season cultivation of cucumbers in a solar greenhouse
Authors: Tiwari, G N
Sharma, P K
Keywords: solar
cucumbers in
in a solar greenhouse
cucumbers
cucumbers A
Issue Date: 1999
Citation: Energy, 24(2), 151–156
Abstract: The use of solar energy for growing cucumbers in pots and the ground has been studied under controlled environments in a solar greenhouse. Forced and evaporative cooling were employed. An average of 7 cucumbers per pot (1342.4 g) was produced. Linear and multiple regression analyses were used to analyze the data. Correlations are proposed for predicting the yield as a function of the number, length and perimeter of cucumbers. A cost/benefit analysis is included.
URI: http://eprint.iitd.ac.in/dspace/handle/2074/680
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