Guías de Producción de Frutas y Verduras, Manuales de Horticultura

Okra Production in Florida

The okra production manual addresses the following topics: Varieties Seeding and planting Fertilizer and lime Plant tissue analysis Irrigation Weed management Insect management Disease management  
B.M. Santos
P.J. Dittmar
S.M. Olson
S.E. Webb
S. Zhang
University of Florida, IFAS Extension

Manual del Cultivo de la Cebolla: Fertilización y Riego

El sistema radical de la cebolla es poco extendido, de escasa profundidad y densidad y pobremente ramificado. Las raíces son muy sensibles al déficit de agua en el suelo y para poder elongarse necesitan que la humedad llegue  hasta la base del tallo (Jones, 1963). Los factores...
Victor M. Lipinski
INTA Argentina

Radish Production in Florida

The radish production manual addresses the following topics: Varieties Seeding and planting Fertilizer and lime Plant tissue analysis Irrigation Weed management Insect management Disease management Production costs  
M. Ozores-Hampton
P.J. Dittmar
R.N. Raid
S.E. Webb
E.J. McAvoy
University of Florida, IFAS Extension

Manual del Cultivo del Tomate

El Tomate es una planta de clima cálido pero se adapta muy bien a climas templados; por lo que en El Salvador se puede sembrar en gran parte del territorio, prefiriéndose aquellos ubicados en alturas entre los 100 y 1500 m.s.n.m. Este cultivo se puede sembrar todo el año, pero...
Boris Corpeño
Fintrac IDEA

Tropical Root Crop Production in Florida

This production manual covers the following crops: cassava, tannia, taro and boniato. The topics addressed in this manual are the following : Varieties Seeding and planting Fertilizer and lime Cultural practices Irrigation Weed management Insect management Disease...
M.L. Lamberts
S.M. Olson
University of Florida, IFAS Extension

Bramble Production Guide

Types of brambles Both blackberries and raspberries are grouped by these plant characteristics: growth habit, fruiting habit (primocane or floricane), presence or absence of thorns (thorny or thornless), and fruit color (raspberries only). Growth habit. Bramble crops essentially...
Gina E. Fernandez
Gerard Krewer
North Carolina Cooperative Extension Service

Fertilización del Cultivo de Mandioca

Algunos productores de mandioca, que entregan su producto a mercados importantes, aplican fertilizantes a base de nitrógeno y fósforo, o nitrógeno solo, sin tener en cuenta las necesidades reales del cultivo y el suelo. La fertilización con nutrientes principales como...
Santiago A. Barbona
INTA Argentina

Screening for Drought Tolerant Groundnut (Arachis hypogaea L.) Lines Suitable for Rainfed Alfisol

  The occurrence of intermittent dryness in rain-dependent cultivation and soil surface crusting in alfisol are the major hindrances in enhancing groundnut productivity. Twenty nine peanut lines were field screened for drought tolerance at Dryland Agricultural Research Station, Chettinad. The...
P. Arunachalam
P. Kannan
Asian Journal of Agricultural Research

Propagating Muscadine Grapes

Muscadine grapes are easy to propagate using softwood cuttings. The best time to take cuttings is when the vines are actively growing, in late May to early August. Before propagating a vine, determine whether or not the cultivar is patented. It is illegal to propagate patented cultivars without...
Connie Fisk
Benny Bloodworth
Bill Cline
Whit Jones
North Carolina Cooperative Extension Service

Production and Marketing of Chestnuts in the Southeastern United States

Chestnuts (Castanea sp.) are represented by several species of trees in the beech family (Fagaceae). The chestnut is native to warm, temperate areas the Northern Hemisphere. The United States is one of the few nations in the world that can grow chestnuts and does not have a significant commercial...
Robert C. Hochmuth
Robert D. Wallace
Peter J. Van Blokland
Jeffrey G. Williamson
University of Florida, IFAS Extension