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froghopper on sugar-cane in British Guiana

Carrington Bonsor Williams

froghopper on sugar-cane in British Guiana

by Carrington Bonsor Williams

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Published by printed for H.M.S.O. by Barclay & Fry in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sugarcane -- Diseases and pests -- Guyana.,
  • Cercopidae -- Guyana.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesBulletin of entomological research.
    Statementby C. B. Williams.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp.163-173 :
    Number of Pages173
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18642863M

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Froghopper on sugar-cane in British Guiana by Carrington Bonsor Williams Download PDF EPUB FB2

The British Guiana Froghopper. The froghopper found attacking the sugar-cane along this coast is Tomaspis jlavilatera, Urich. It has not yet done any serious damage, but is viewed with suspicion by the planters after what has been experienced in Trinidad.

They were first discovered by Mr. Quelch at Plantation Melville, East Coast, about Cited by: 3. A Froghopper on Sugar-cane in British Guiana - Volume 9 Issue 2 - C. Williams Skip to main content Accessibility help We use cookies to distinguish you from other users and to provide you with a better experience on our websites.

Close this message to accept cookies or find out how to manage your cookie by: 3. The Sugar-cane Froghopper. The author describes the habits of Cercopids in general and reviews the species that have been recorded as feeding on sugar-cane in South : A.

Caminha filho. The Bionomics and Control of T. flavilatera Ur., the Demerara Sugar Cane Froghopper. Tomaspis. flavilatera, Urich, which has been injurious to sugar-cane in British Guiana sinceis structurally very similar to T. saccharina, Dist., the sugar-cane froghopper of Trinidad, but Cited by: 3.

Title. Report on the froghopper-blight of sugar cane in Froghopper on sugar-cane in British Guiana book. Related Titles. Series: Memoirs of the Department of Agriculture, Trinidad and Tobago ; no.

Williams, Carrington Bonsor, Type. The book opens with a chapter on the factors that affect sugar cane growth. This is followed by separate chapters on seedbed preparation, sugar cane planting, the nutrition and irrigation of sugar cane, drainage, weed control, flowering control, ripening and maturity, harvesting and transportation, and pest and disease Edition: 1.

This volume is intended for reference by the commercial sugar cane grower. Disciplines are covered for the successful production of a sugar cane crop. A number of good books exist on field practices related to the growing of sugar cane. Two examples are R.P.

Humbert's The Growing of Sugar Cane and Alex G. Alexander's Sugarcane Physiology.4/5(3). Sugar cane cultivation began on and around the island of Kyk-Over-Al by the Dutch, who had first set up factories in Brazil, after having discovered the most effective way to extract, boil, and crystallize the juice of the cane.

The use of primitive mills, consisting of two wooden rollers turned by hand, gave way to efficient steel mills by l In print for over a century, it is the definitive guide to cane sugar processing, treatment and analysis.

This edition expands coverage of new developments during the past decade--specialty sugars, plant maintenance, automation, computer control systems and the latest in Reviews: 3. Thus the Portuguese emigrant who came to British Guiana was the inheritor of a more than year legacy of sugar production and viniculture.

He was also a “thrifty husbandman of no small merit” (Koebel) utilising every inch of available space of the terraced hillsides to grow peas, beans, cauliflower, cabbage, potatoes, carrots, spinach.

Sugarcane: Agricultural Production, Bioenergy and Ethanol. explores this vital source for "green" biofuel from the breeding and care of the plant all the way through to its effective and efficient transformation into bioenergy.

The book explores sugarcane's 40 year history as a fuel for cars, along with its impressive leaps in production and productivity that have created a robust global market. The “impossible quest for wholeness”: sugar, cassava, and the ecological aesthetic in The Guyana Quartet May Journal of Postcolonial Writing 49(2)Author: Michael Niblett.

Sugarcane Cultivation in Guyana. Guyana is the largest sugar producer in the Caribbean Community. Sugarcane is grown in several areas near the coast. Temperatures are high all year round and the area receives about mm of rain each year.

This is good as sugarcane requires high temperatures and at least mm of rain annually to thrive. Audio Books & Poetry Community Audio Computers, Technology and Science Music, Arts & Culture News & Public Affairs Non-English Audio Spirituality & Religion.

Librivox Free Audiobook. YouTube Power Hour Podcast: YouTube, Full text of "The British Guiana handbook, ". Georgetown, British Guiana GV Diamond sugar grinding plant. MS barges full of sugar cane. VS cane lifted out of barges onto platform and pushed. GUYANA INDENTURED SERVANTS "From Whence They Left: Paying homage to Indentured Servants ""The Indian indentureship program started as early as Byabout 6, labourers, of whom only were women, arrived in Mauritius, Australia and British Guiana.

froghopper. In froghopper. The sugarcane froghopper (Euryaulax carnifex) is very destructive in Trinidad. Aphrophora species are serious pests of willow and pine.

One group of froghoppers secretes small calcareous tubes that resemble snail shells and were once classified as snails by zoologists. The recorded history of Guyana can be dated back towhen Alonso de Ojeda's first expedition arrived from Spain at the Essequibo history of Guyana has been shaped by the participation of many national and ethnic groups, as well as the colonial policies of the Spanish, French, Dutch, and British.

The African slave rebellions in and were seminal moments in the nation's. Real Photo Sugar Cane Wagon, British Guiana Cards – January 1, by Louis Chung Photography (Author) See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Cards, January 1, "Please retry" Author: Louis Chung Photography.

The book then elaborates on electric and turbine mill drives, mill gearing, construction of mills, extraction, milling control, purification of juice, filtration, evaporation, sugar boiling, and centrifugal separation. The handbook is a valuable source of data for engineers involved in sugar cane engineering.

On May 5th the history of the Caribbean changed dramatically as East Indians landed on the shores of British Guiana. This was no joyride and there was no time for niceties. The journey from Calcutta to British Guiana was fraught with hardships, and like the slave ships of an earlier era there were deaths on the way.

The two ships that landed were the Whitby and the Hesperus.cane sugar: a text-book on the agriculture of the sugar cane the manufacture of cane sugar, and the analysis op sugar house products; together with a chapter on the fermentation of molasses noel deerr, sugar technologist at the experiment station of the hawaiian sugar planters' association ; author op " sugar and the sugar cane." london.1.

the sugar-cane, a major world crop i 2. the principal cane-sugar producing countries 6 3. the plant and its propagation 44 4. sugar-cane soils 52 5. the draining of sugar-cane lands 66 6. pests and diseases, their effects and control 82 7.

sugar-cane varieties and plant breeding 95 .