Watermelon

Watermelon

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Authors: 
Todd C. Wehner
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North Carolina State University

Manual de Cultivo del Cultivo Sandía (Citrullus lanatus) y Melón (Cucumis melo L.)

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La planta de sandía es rastrera, con tallos que alcanzan 4 m ó 5 m de longitud, con zarcillos ramificados. Su sistema radical – al igual que el melón – es extenso, pero superficial. Las guías y las hojas son pubescentes. Las hojas son ovaladas, pero más anchas en su base. 

Authors: 
Víctor Escalona C.
Authors: 
Pablo Alvarado V.
Authors: 
Hernán Monardes M.
Authors: 
Claudio Urbina Z.
Authors: 
Alejandra Martin B.
Publisher: 
Universidad de Chile
Year: 
2009

Producción Artesanal de Semillas de Hortalizas para la Huerta Familiar

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El manual técnico "Producción Artesanal de Semillas de Hortalizas para laAgricultura Familiar" pretende instruir de manera didáctica y con un fuerte enfoque práctico la producción in situ de semillas de hortalizas.

Authors: 
Alexander Cornejo
Publisher: 
FAO
Year: 
2011

Cucurbit Production in Florida

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Cucurbits production manual includes cucumber, cantaloupe, summer squash, pumpkin, butternut squash, calabaza, winter squash, and watermelon.
Topics addressed:

  • Varieties
  • Seeding and planting
  • Fertilizer and lime
  • Plant tissue analysis
  • Petiole sap testing
  • Irrigation
  • Weed management
  • Insect management
  • Disease management
  • Production cost
Authors: 
S.M. Olson
Authors: 
E.H. Simonne
Authors: 
W.M. Stall
Authors: 
P.D. Roberts
Authors: 
S.E. Webb
Authors: 
S.A. Smith
Publisher: 
University of Florida, IFAS Extension
Year: 
2012

Quality characteristics of fresh-cut watermelon slices from non-treated and 1-methylcyclopropene- and/or ethylene-treated whole fruit

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Authors: 
Robert Saftner
Authors: 
Yaguang Luo
Authors: 
James McEvoy
Authors: 
Judith A. Abbott
Authors: 
Bryan Vinyard
Publisher: 
Postharvest Biology and Technology
Year: 
2006

Vegetable Production Guide for Commercial Growers

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This publication is an extensive vegetable production guide that addresses topics such as marketing aspects for production decisions, general production considerations, insect management, weed management, and disease management. You will find specific information for the following crops:

Authors: 
Tim Coolong
Authors: 
Ric Bessin
Authors: 
Shawn Wright
Authors: 
John Strang
Authors: 
Kenny Seebold
Publisher: 
University of Kentucky
Year: 
2013

1-Methylcyclopropene Counteracts Ethylene-Induced Microbial Growth on Fresh-cut Watermelon

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Authors: 
Bin Zhou
Authors: 
James L. McEvoy
Authors: 
Yaguang Luo
Authors: 
Robert A. Saftner
Authors: 
Hao Feng
Authors: 
Tony Beltran
Publisher: 
Journal of Food Science
Year: 
2006

High Tunnel Melon and Watermelon Production

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High tunnels are low-cost, passive, solar greenhouses which use no fossil fuels for heating or venting. High tunnels can provide many benefits to horticulture crop producers:

Authors: 
Lewis W. Jett
Publisher: 
University of Missouri Extension

Effects of Sowing Date and Spraying of Brassinosteroid on Yield and Fruit Quality Characters of Watermelon

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Authors: 
T. Susila
Authors: 
S. Amarender Reddy
Authors: 
M. Rajkumar
Authors: 
G. Padmaja
Authors: 
P.V. Rao
Publisher: 
World Journal of Agricultural Sciences
Year: 
2012

Resource Guide for Organic Insect and Disease Management

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Organic farmers rely primarily on preventive, cultural, and integrated methods of pest and disease management. Additionally, there are a number of materials that can complement and support organic management. This guide was developed to provide a useful and scientifically accurate reference for organic farmers and agricultural professionals who are searching for information on best practices, available materials, and perhaps most importantly, the efficacy of materials that are allowed for use in organic systems.

Authors: 
Brian Caldwell
Authors: 
Eric Sideman
Authors: 
Abby Seaman
Authors: 
Anthony Shelton
Authors: 
Christine Smart
Publisher: 
Cornell University
Year: 
2013
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