Efecto del tamaño de celda de bandejas de siembra sobre la morfología y fisiología de plantines de tomate (Lycopersicon esculentum Mill.)
- Selection of suitable cultivars.
- Proper preparation of cuttings and planting.
- Enhancement of soil fertility to improve yields.
- Increasing plant persistence against pests, diseases and weeds.
- Harvest and proper storage.
What about fertility of plugs?
Strawberry plug plants are commonly used in the strawberry industry with multiple benefits. Plug plants establish with less overhead watering and management after field setting. Plant size and quality is generally higher and some growers prefer to plant plug plants as compared to bare root plants. Important diseases associated with strawberry plants include anthracnose, bacterial leaf spot, Botrytis crown rot, viruses and phytoplasma diseases, Rhizoctonia or Pythium root rot, Phytophthora crown rot and powdery mildew.
Producing asparagus crowns for sale or use is simple and profitable. Careful attention to details described here is important so that all requirements for certified plant production can be met. Certified plants are most saleable and bring a premium price. One-year-old crowns will produce a healthy asparagus planting.
Modern orchards are being developed with small (dwarf) trees at close spacing. The proper distance for setting the trees varies with the variety selected and the fertility and water-holding capacity of the soil.
Experiencias de la aplicación comercial de la técnica de reproducción acelerada de semilla (TRAS) en plátano en Rivas y Nandaime
High value vegetable crops such as eggplant, heirloom tomato, and triploid watermelon are grafted to increase vigor, yield, tolerance to salinity and temperature extremes, and disease resistance. Commercial production and demand for grafted vegetable plants continues to increase across Asia and Europe, and has begun to expand to North America.
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