Sugar beets and climate: Effects of night and day temperature and day length on beet growth and sugar production investigated
Albert Ulrich, University of California College of Agriculture
California Agriculture 5(6):3-12. DOI: 10.3733/ca.v005n06p3.
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The importance of climate on the raising of a bumper crop of sugar beets is being studied in controlled climate experiments in the laboratory.
Albert Ulrich is Associate Plant Physiologist, University of California College of Agriculture, Berkeley.
The above progress report is based on Research Project No. 1157 which is being carried out in co-operation with the Earhart Plant Research Laboratory California Institute of Technology in Pasadena.