Vol. 1: Seeds
Catalogue Number: SLP022
Producer: San Luis Video Publishing
Grade Level: 9 - 12, Post Secondary
Country Of Origin: U.S.
Copyright Year: 2005
Running Time: 21
This program covers many manual seed sowing techniques, as well as the use of semiautomatic and full-automatic vacuum seeders. Explore all of the advantages seeds have and study: genetic variation; hybrids; seed anatomy; stages of germination/ harvesting; winnowing and threshing techniques. Learn about the many special germination requirements such as scarification, stratification, overcoming chemical inhibition, seed dormancy and quiescence. Students will discover the tools and techniques needed for seedling culture and transplanting.