Basic information on Calendula as a crop - as grown at the CALU demonstration plots.
Year of Publication2005
Calendula - is grown for its oil which is used in the cosmetics industry, and also in the manufacture of paints and coatings. Notes are included on: - Sowing date; - Nutrient requirements; - Weeds, diseases and pests; - Yield; - Harvesting date and method; - Uses; - Processing and market;
This item is categorised as follows
Additional keywords/tagsnovel crop
This is a brief summary of an item in the OpenFields Library. This free online library contains items of interest to practitioners and researchers in the agricultural and landbased industries.
In early 2017, OpenFields Library content will be migrated to its successor site, Farming and Food Futures.