Crop profile for Allium vegetables in Canada, 2015 / Prepared by: Pesticide Risk Reduction Program, Pest Management Centre.: A118-10/34-2015E-PDF

"The Allium vegetables are members of the Allieae tribe (Alliodeae subfamily) and are cultivated and consumed world-wide. This tribe is represented by one genus (Allium) comprised of over 500 species. In Canada, several Allium vegetables are produced commercially including dry onion (Allium cepa), green onion (A. cepa), shallots (A. cepa var. aggregatum), leeks (A. porrum), garlic (A. sativum) and chives (A. schoenoprasum). In 2015, a total of 7,466 hectares of Allium crops were planted, approximately 6% of the total area planted to vegetable crops in Canada"--p. [1].

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Publication information
Department/Agency Canada. Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada.
Pesticide Risk Reduction Program (Canada)
Pest Management Centre (Canada)
Title Crop profile for Allium vegetables in Canada, 2015 / Prepared by: Pesticide Risk Reduction Program, Pest Management Centre.
Publication type Monograph
Language [English]
Other language editions [French]
Earlier edition Crop profile for Allium vegetables in Canada, 2012
Format Electronic
Electronic document
Note(s) Title from cover.
Issued also in French under title: Profil des cultures de légumes du genre allium au Canada, 2015.
Includes bibliographical references.
Publishing information Ottawa : Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada, 2018.
Description 82 p.
ISBN 978-0-660-27280-1
Catalogue number
  • A118-10/34-2015E-PDF
Departmental catalogue number AAFC No.: 12849E
Edition 2nd ed.
Subject terms Crops
Vegetables
Profiles
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