Producción de Frutas y Hortalizas

Manual Práctico - Implementación de Buenas Prácticas Agrícolas

  Contenido:  1. Qué son las buenas prácticas agrícolas? 2. Instalaciones  3. Equipos Utensilios y Herramientas 4. Manejo del Agua 5. Manejo de suelos 6. Siembra Transplante y Material de Propagación  7. Nutrients de Plantas 8. Protección...
Ministerio de Agricultura y Riego - Piura Región
Ministerio de Agricultura y Riego

Combined Efficacy of Vermiwash with Different Biopesticides on Pigeonpea (Cajanus cajan) Productivity and Percentage of Infestation by Helicoverpa armigera (Hübner)

  Pigeonpea Cajanus cajan (L. Mill) is an important pulse crop which contains fats, carbohydrates, high proteins and minerals; serves as source of protein. Helicoverpa armigera (Hübner) is the most devastating insect pest inflicting serious damage to the pigeonpea. Larvae of Helicoverpa...
Kanchan Mishra
Keshav Singh
C.P.M. Tripathi
Academic Journal of Entomology

Red Pumpkin Beetle, Aulacophora foveicollis Lucas; A Review of Host Susceptibility and Management Practices

  Aulacophora foveicollis is polyphagous and attacks more than 81 plant species including, pumpkin, squash, cucumber, bottle gourd, snake gourd, wax gourd, watermelon, etc. and a wide range of fruit crops. The adult beetles feed insatiably on leaves, flower buds and flowers [76...
Muhammad Aamir Rashid
Muhammad Ahsan Khan
Muhammad Jalal Arif
Nazir Javed
Academic Journal of Entomology

Morpho-Physiology and Yield of Cucumber (Cucumis sativa) Under Varying Light Intensity

  An experiment was conducted at the research farm of Sher-e-Bangla Agricultural University, Dhaka, Bangladesh with the cucumber cv. Modumoti to evaluate the porpho-physiological characters and yield performance under four different levels of light (100, 75, 50 and 25% PAR). Significant...
M.M. Haque
Mirza Hasanuzzaman
M.L. Rahman
Academic Journal of Plant Sciences

Influence by Artificial Defoliation and NPK Fertilizer Application on Growth and Yield of Okra (Abelmoschus esculentus (L) Moench)

  A field trial to determine the effect of artificial defoliation and NPK fertilizer application on growth and yield of okra was conducted in 2010 and 2011 at the Teaching and Research Farms of the Faculty of Agriculture, University of Benin, Benin City, Nigeria. Okra “Uselu Local...
CNC Nwaoguala
Kola E Law-Ogbomo
AU Osaigbovo
African Journal of Food, Agriculture, Nutrition and Development

Characterization of Postharvest Physiology Attributes of Six Commercially Grown Tomato Varieties in Kenya

  Tomato (Lycopersicon esculentum Mill) is the leading vegetable in terms of production in Kenya. The Kenyan local market has a wide variety of tomato cultivars with a wide range of morphological and sensorial characteristics. However, information on the nutritional and postharvest quality of...
Rachel Mwendwa
O. W. Owino
J. Ambuko
M. Wawire
N. Nenguwo
African Journal of Food, Agriculture, Nutrition and Development

North Carolina Production Guide for Smaller Orchard Plantings

  Contents: Introduction Site SelectionSoils Cultivar Selection Rootstocks Orchard Design When and How to Plant Planting a Fruit Tree Pest, Disease, and Weed Control Pruning and Training for Tree Development Harvesting Post-Harvest Handling Potential Markets Resources
Nicholas T. Basinger
Joseph M. Owle
Abbey Piner
Michael L. Parker
North Carolina Cooperative Extension Service

Evaluating the Effects of Pesticides Used in East-Algerian Orchards on Apis mellifera intermissa: Enzymatic Activity of Acetylcholinesterase

  The widespread use of different pesticides in the agriculture generates negative effects in non-target organisms such as bees. These products which are widely used in Algeria threaten biodiversity. This paper aims at revealing the impact of the pesticides toxicity during two flowering...
D. Nabti
M. Achou
N. Soltani
Academic Journal of Entomology

The Effect of Four Mulberry Varieties on Performance of Bombyx mori L. (Lepidoptera, Bombycidae)

  Silkworm larvae were reared on the leaves of four mulberry varieties i.e. Morusalba, M. rubra, M. latifoliaand M. nigra. The varieties were evaluated for nutritional potential on the growth and cocoon characters of silkworm. The results revealed that larval growth by weight, single cocoon...
Fazli Subhan
Irshad Ahmad
Salim Jan
Maqsood Shah
Academic Journal of Entomology

The Status of Tomato Leafminer; Tuta absoluta (Meyrick) (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae) in Egypt and Potential Effective Pesticides

  A survey of the tomato leafminer, Tuta absoluta (Meyrick), infestation on tomato plants was carried out in twelve governorates across Egypt during flowering stage of summer plantation of 2010 and 2011 seasons. The pest causes severe damage to the foliage and fruit. The survey shows that the...
Saad Moussa
Fatina Baiomy
Anil Sharma
Fathi Eid El-Adl
Academic Journal of Entomology