Greenhouse vegetable production is a highly intensive enterprise requiring substantial labor and capital inputs. Because of this, potential growers should carefully consider all of the factors necessary for a successful enterprise. A successful greenhouse vegetable production operation requires mechanical aptitude, crop production skills and business acumen. Although greenhouse production is an intensive undertaking, it can be very satisfying and rewarding.
Fresh vegetables: Assuming no repeat of the December freezes of a year earlier, the outlook for fresh vegetables this winter indicates greatly improved supplies and much lower prices. At the same time, demand is expected to continue to slowly improve as consumers cautiously return to away-from-home meals. Assuming no freeze damage this winter, the seasonal price outlook strongly favors prices that are well below those of the freeze-affected highs of a year earlier.
This bulletin presents the framework for the nutrient recommendations for vegetable crops given in the new MSU nutrient recommendation program. A subsequent bulletin will provide more management information to complement basic details of the recommendations for individual crops.
Evaluación y monitoreo en el control de Mosca Blanca (Bemisia tabaci G.) en cultivo de chile dulce (Capsicum annuum L.) bajo ambiente protegido en Pueblo Nuevo de Zarcero, provincia de Alajuela, Costa Rica
Composición de las oleorresinas de dos variedades de ají picante (habanero y tabasco) obtenidas mediante lixiviación con solventes orgánicos
The US market for natural ingredients used in dietary supplements and cosmetics, with highlights on selected Andean products
This Market Brief profiles the US market for natural ingredients that are used in the cosmetic and/or dietary supplement industries, respectively, with highlights on selected Andean natural ingredients that have potential for capturing a larger share of the US market.