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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

  An attempt was made in the present investigation to formulate an integrated management strategy against wire stem of cabbage caused by Rhizoctonia solani Kuehn. Induction of Trichoderma viride to carbendazim was done through repeated exposure to the fungicide. Out of the four selected...
  A local okra variety (Ishiagu early) of Abelmoschus esculentus L. seeds were collected from Ishiagu in Ebonyi State in the southeastern region of Nigeria and were grown in plastic horticultural bags filled with a mixture of top garden soil, poultry manure and river sand as growth media....
  El maíz en uno de cereales más eficientes para transformar la energía solar, el CO2, el agua y los minerales presentes en el suelo en materia orgánica. Cuando la disponibilidad de agua y nutrientes no es limitante y en ausencia de enfermedades y plagas, la tasa de...
  Se acepta en la actualidad que las primeras variedades silvestres de patata crecieron en la costa chilena, hace cerca de 13.000 años, mucho antes del desarrollo de la agricultura. La abundancia de especies nativas en los Andes sugiere que esta planta ‘viajó’ a estas...

New Bulletins in Fresh Produce

  Content:  Maturity Indices Quality Indices Optimum Temperature Rates of Respiration Rates of Ethylene Production  Responce to Ethylene Responces to Controlled Atmospheres (CA)  Physiological Disorders  Pathological Disorders Disorders
  Common food additives (sodium bicarbonate (SB), sodium carbonate (SC), and potassium sorbate (PS)) were compared to the fungicide fludioxonil for the control of gray mold on California-grown ‘Wonderful’ pomegranates artificially inoculated with Botrytis cinerea and stored at 7.2...
  Contents:  Maturity Indices Quality Indices Optimum Temperature Optimum Relative Humidity Rates of Respiration Rates of Ethylene Production  Responce to Ethylene Responces to Controlled Atmospheres (CA)  Physical and Physiological Disorders  Pathological Disorders...
  Contents:  Getting Started Cover Cropping  Production Systems  Equipment  Fumigation  Fertilization  Transplants Transplanting  Steaking and Trellising  Pruning Pest Management  Physiological Disorders Harvesting  Cleaning and Grading...