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Horticulture International (AgriFoodGateway) is the most comprehensive horticulture information database with more than 3,500 technical bulletins from research institutions around the world.

Easy to find information, just browse through the main menu topics: Fruit and Vegetable Production, Fresh Produce, Value-Added Horticulture, Entrepreneurship, and the Plant Catalog. Or use the table of contents at the end of this page.


New Bulletins in Fruit & Vegetable Production

  Organic manures have become increasingly popular and far more effective in recent years. Manure and compost not only supply nutrients for crop production, including micronutrients, but they are also valuable sources of organic matter. Organic matter improves soil structure, water-...
  The study was conducted about the effect of different chemical nutrients (NPK) on the production and proximate composition of oyster mushroom (Pleurotus ostreatus). Mother culture of oyster mushroom was used as test crop for this experiment. The experiment consists of four...
  Table of Contents: Biology Damage Management Options
  The pepper (Capsicum spp.) weevil (Anthonomus eugenii Cano) is the principal pepper pest in America, and its management requires efficient monitoring techniques. The host volatile compounds could be used for this purpose. In this research the attraction of A. eugenii adults towards an...

New Bulletins in Fresh Produce

  La producción de papaya (Carica papaya L.) tiene gran importancia económica, México ocupa el quinto lugar como productor mundial y el primer lugar como país exportador al producir más de 638 mil toneladas, el estado de Veracruz destacó por su...
  El rambután es un fruto tropical originario de Asia e introducido a México. Es cultivado en el estado de Chiapas y se comercializa en la región. Sin embargo su vida útil es muy limitada debido a la pérdida de peso, oscurecimiento del pericarpio y...
  Las ensaladas de frutas mínimamente procesadas resultan una alternativa atractiva por entregar comodidad y valor nutritivo a los consumidores. Sin embargo, la mezcla de diferentes metabolismos constituye un desafío puesto que, la diferencia en actividad metabólica,...
  There is growing interest in the commercial production of high-value specialty fruit such as strawberries, blackberries, raspberries, and blueberries. Much of the small fruit grown in North Carolina is currently marketed through pick-your-own establishments or roadside stands. A strong...