Fruit & Vegetable Production - GAP, IPM, Pest Control, Weed Control, Organic

Herbicides Registered in Almonds in California

Charts & Tables: Susceptibility of Annual Broadleaf Weeds to Herbicides Registered in Almonds in California Susceptibility of Annual Grass and Perennial Weeds to Herbicides Registered in Almonds in California Performance of Preemergence Herbicides Performance of Postemergence...
Kurt Hembree
UC ANR

Manual del Cultivo de la Cebolla: Plagas

En Argentina son pocas las especies de insectos que colonizan la cebolla provocando daños económicos. Sin embargo, los agricultores aplican periódicamente insecticidas, sin considerar si las poblaciones de insectos alcanzaron o no niveles críticos. A los fines de un...
Silvio J. Lanati
INTA Argentina

Basil

Basil (Ocimum basilicum L. and its varieties) is a popular herb known for its flavorful foliage. The fresh or dried leaves add a distinctive flavor to many foods, such as Italian style tomato sauces, pesto sauce and salad dressing. The essential oils and oleo-resins may be extracted from leaves...
Jeanine M. Davis
NC State University

Anthracnose in olives: symptoms, disease cycle and management

  Anthracnose, caused by the fungi Colletotrichum acutatum and C. gloeosporioides, is a widespread and severe disease in most olive-growing countries, causing significant yield losses, poor fruit and oil quality. The disease incidence depends on olive variety, environment and virulence of the...
V. Sergeeva
Proceedings of 4th International Conference Olivebioteq

Metodología para la determinación de la evapotranspiración integrada y la capacidad de canales en una zona de riego

La capacidad de la red de canales en un sistema de riego depende de satisfacer la demanda hídrica máxima de los cultivos. Los métodos para determinar la capacidad del canal requieren de la estimación de la variable agronómica: evapotranspiración de los...
Mauro Íñiguez-Covarrubias
Waldo Ojeda-Bustamante
Abraham Rojano-Aguilar
Revista de la Facultad de Ciencias Agrarias, Universidad Nacional de Cuyo

Weed Control Guide for Vegetable Crops

Profitable crop production depends on effective weed control. Weeds reduce crop yields by competing with crops for water, nutrients and light. Some weeds release toxins that inhibit crop growth, and others may harbor insects, diseases or nematodes that attack crops. Weeds often interfere with...
Bernard H. Zandstra
Michigan State University Extension Bulletin

Guía práctica para la caracterización del suelo y del terreno

La información que usted obtenga siguiendo esta guía podrá usarla para comparar las condiciones de su suelo con los datos de otros agricultores que dispongan de esta misma guía o de otra semejante. De esta forma, podrá buscar otros suelos con condiciones...
James H. Cock
Diana M. Alvarez
Marcela Estrada
Centro Internacional de Agricultura Tropical (CIAT)

Papaya Mealybug and its Management Strategies

The papaya mealybug, Paracoccus marginatus Williams and Granara de Willink (Hemiptera: Pseudococcidae) is a small polyphagous sucking insect with pest status that attacks several genera of host plants, including economically important tropical fruits, vegetables and ornamentals. Infestation of the...
R.K. Tanwar
P. Jeyakumar
S. Vennila
National Centre for Integrated Pest Management (ICAR)

Producción de hortalizas bajo cubierta

Aunque existen muchas definiciones sobre el término “invernadero”, en términos generales puede decirse que: Invernadero es un recinto delimitado por una estructura de madera o de metal, recubierta por vidrio o cualquier material plástico de naturaleza transparente...
Norma Iglesias
INTA Argentina

Review. Elimination of viruses in plants: twenty years of progress

To shed light on trends about elimination of viruses from plants, a bibliographic research was conducted to identify thermotherapy, chemotherapy and tissue culture trials published from 1991 through 2010. Among woody plants, grapevine, apple and peach are the most frequent targets of sanitation...
A. Panattoni
A. Luvisi
E. Triolo
Spanish Journal of Agricultural Research