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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

  The effect of arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi (AMF) on industrial tomato (Lycopersicon esculentum Mill. cv. Isma F1) cultivated in North-Eastern Algeria was evaluated under greenhouse and field conditions in a vertisol soil intended for the cultivation of industrial tomato. In the greenhouse, a...
  Leaf yellowing and rolling with slight crinkling was observed in radish plants in Oman, indicative of a begomovirus infection. Viral sequences from radish were 99% identical to sequences of Tomato yellow leaf curl virus (TYLCV) and Chilli leaf curl virus (ChiLCV), from Oman. No...
  Container-grown plants are constrained with regard to root growth, and are affected by factors including container size, substrate, weather, nutrition, and irrigation. Typical soilless substrates will hold less plant-available water than a typical field soil, making water management a...
  Drainage of excess soil water is essential to sustainable agronomic production on many soils in the Mid-Atlantic region. Drainage can improve crop yields, reduce year-to-year yield variability, and provide trafficable conditions for field operations at critical times of...

New Bulletins in Fresh Produce

  En este estudio se evaluaron los cambios en algunos polisacáridos durante la maduración poscosecha de mango ‘Kent’. Se almacenaron frutos en madurez fisiológica a condiciones simuladas de mercadeo (20 ± 2 °C, 85 % de humedad relativa), hasta...
  En México la temporada alta de producción de aguacate ‘Hass’ es de octubre a febrero, la media en marzo a mayo y la baja de junio a septiembre. El cultivar Carmen Hass, proveniente de una floración “fuera de temporada”, se cosecha en los...
  Content: Objectives Introduction  Hybrid Pellet Label Basic PTI Data Elements  Alternate to Applying Hybrid Pallet Labels to Pallets Barcode Symbol Print Quality 
  Contents: Objective and Overview Understanding Mango Maturity and Ripeness Mango Receiving and Quality Assessment Temperature Management Mango Storage Mango Transportation Mango Handling and Merchandising at the Store Mango Ripening Fore More Resources Acknolwedgements Appendix