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Asparagus is a high value specialty crop and the earliest producing spring vegetable. It currently is priced as a gourmet item and will remain in this category until. 1 Jan Varieties -- Many new asparagus varieties are now available. All male hybrids are more productive and do not produce seed which sprouts to. Asparagus is a perennial crop that lends itself well to small-scale and part-time farming operations.
Manual for Asparagus Production Using Sub-Surface Drip Irrigation Asparagus is a high value specialty crop and the earliest producing spring vegetable. Organic asparagus production, like other vegetable production systems, involves developing a functional system that provides adequate fertility while. 8 Feb Asparagus (Asparagus officinalis) is a member of the lily family. It is grown as a perennial crop and is sold to the fresh market. A planting may.
ASPARAGUS PRODUCTION IN. CALIFORNIA. BRENNA AEGERTER, UC Cooperative Extension Farm Advisor, San. Joaquin County; MICHAEL CAHN, UC. Asparagus should not be considered for commercial production where warm conditions result in the plant's growth all year. Asparagus grows and yields best in. obtained from: Directorate Plant Production,. Division: Vegetables. Private Bag X PRETORIA Tel: +27 12 Fax: +27 12 Asparagus . Weed control is a large part of asparagus production. Asked if straw mulch can be used to control weeds, Hutton said yes; but wood chip mulch won't work. Asparagus (Aspar- agus officinalis) is a high-value, early- producing perennial vegetable crop. Orig- inally, it was native to the sea coasts of. Europe and eastern .