Producción de Frutas y Hortalizas

Manual Técnico de Buenas Prácticas Agrícolas en el Cultivo de Palto

  El manual que aquí se entrega, explica de modo singularmente claro las Buenas Prácticas Agrícolas - BPA en el cultivo de palto, de modo que puedan ser acogidas y aplicadas por los profesionales y técnicos especializados en transferencia tecnológica as...
Enma Yauri Sigueñas
AgroRural, Perú

Producing Transplants

2010 Ohio Vegetable Production Guide Growers transplant vegetables to permit earlier harvest of crops that require long growing seasons. This overcomes adverse weather conditions early in the spring that can preclude field seeding. Sources for vegetable transplants for Ohio are local greenhouses...
Robert J. Precheur
Mark Bennett
Brad Bergefurd
Luis Cañas
David Francis
Gary Gao
Casey Hoy
Jim Jasinski
Mark Koenig
Matt Kleinhenz
Hal Kneen
Ohio State University Extension

Pesticide Information and Safety

2010 Ohio Vegetable Production Guide Under the state’s Pesticide Use and Applicator law, certain pesticides are restricted and can be obtained and used only by: Applicators or public operators licensed by the Ohio Department of Agriculture. Individuals obtaining a user’s permit...
Robert J. Precheur
Mark Bennett
Brad Bergefurd
Luis Cañas
David Francis
Gary Gao
Casey Hoy
Jim Jasinski
Mark Koenig
Matt Kleinhenz
Hal Kneen
Ohio State University Extension

2010 Florida Citrus Pest Management Guide: Brown Rot of Fruit

Management of brown rot, caused by Phytophthora nicotianae or P. palmivora, is needed on both processing and fresh market fruit. While the disease can affect all citrus types, it is usually most severe on Hamlin and other early maturing sweet orange cultivars. Phytophthora brown rot is a localized...
J.H. Graham
L.W. Timmer
University of Florida IFAS Extension

2010 Florida Citrus Pest Management Guide: Phytophthora Foot Rot and Root Rot

Foot rot results from infection of the scion near the ground level, producing bark lesions which extend down to the budunion on resistant rootstocks. Crown rot results from infection of the bark below the soil line when susceptible rootstocks are used. Root rot occurs when the cortex of fibrous...
J.H. Graham
L.W. Timmer
M.M. Dewdney
University of Florida IFAS Extension

El Cultivo de la calabacita

Cucurbita spp. Esta guía tecnológica abarca los siguientes tópicos: Taxonomía y morfología Requerimientos edafoclimáticos Variedades Aspectos de producción Preparación del terreno Siembra...
Ángel Daniel Casaca
Secretaría de Agricultura y Ganadería, Honduras

El Cultivo del Brócoli

Esta guía tecnológica abarca los siguientes tópicos: Taxonomía y morfología Requerimientos edafoclimáticos Variedades Preparación del terreno Aspectos de producción Semillero Transplante Riego...
Ángel Daniel Casaca
Secretaría de Agricultura y Ganadería, Honduras

Boron Deficiency of Crops in Taiwan

Boron is a an important micronutrient for crops, but its role in plant nutrition is still the least understood of all mineral nutrients. Boron deficiency is a widespread nutritional disorder. This Bulletin discusses factors affecting boron availability in soils, including the parent material, the...
Sheng-Bin Ho
National Taiwan University

Biological Control of Insect Pests in Japan: Control of Multiple Pests of Tea, and Spider Mites in Greenhouses

In Japan, there is growing public concern about the excessive use of agricultural chemicals. Growers have become interested in the use of natural enemies in pest management programs. This paper introduces two examples of pest management using natural enemies in Japan. In the production of tea,...
Akio Takafuji
Hiroshi Amano
Chiba University, Japan

Biointensive Integrated Pest Management

This publication provides the rationale for biointensive Integrated Pest Management (IPM), outlines the concepts and tools of biointensive IPM, and suggests steps and provides informational resources for implementing IPM. It is targeted to individuals interested in agriculture at all levels....
Rex Dufour
ATTRA