Guías de Producción de Frutas y Verduras, Manuales de Horticultura

Improved Plantain

  The cultivation of plantain is underexploited due to inadequate provision of good quality propagation material. The negative influence of parasites also leads to the use of poor quality suckers, resulting in a growth cycle of over two years. The return on the effort put in by farmers is...
E. Lionelle Ngo-Samnick
ISF

Learn How to Grow Peppers

  This book provides a step by step guide to production of pepper with much emphasis on out door conditions. It details planning, agronomic aspects and post harvest handling of this vegetable for marketing. The crop protection measures outlined in this book are applicable in both organic and...
Dennis S. Ashilenje
Phoenix Publishers Limited

Organic Polyculture of Passion Fruit, Pineapple, Corn and Cassava: The Influence of Green Manure and Distance between Espaliers

  The organic fruit crop should incorporate the principles of sustainable agriculture, with a guarantee of productivity coupled with ecological diversity, using techniques of policultive with regional species. The aim of the study was to evaluate the effect of the green manure crops [Canavalia...
Sebastião Elviro de Araújo Neto
Pedro Arruda Campos
Leonardo Barreto Tavella
Antônio Jussier da Silva Solino
Irene Ferro da Silva
Ciência e Agrotecnologia

Small-Scale Mushrooms Cultivation Part 2

  Following the first Agrodok booklet on mushroom cultivation (1291), this booklet focuses on those mushroom species (Volvariella and Agaricus) that can only be cultivated on fermented substrate or compost. Emphasis is placed on the minimum requirements for: growing conditions, mushroom houses...
Bram van Nieuwenhuijzen
Agromisa

Influencia del Raleo del Fruto sobre el Tamaño y Rendimiento de la Tandía (Citrullus lanatus (Thunb) Matsum & Nakai)

  La baja calidad y tamaño homogéneo del fruto de la sandía son los mayores problemas comerciales de la producción en el país. El objetivo del trabajo fue evaluar la influencia del raleo de frutos  sobre el rendimiento y calidad del fruto de la sand...
A.J. Armadans Rojas
D. Benítez Marín
Horticultura Argentina

Manual Para hacer Agricultura Ecológica

  Este libro empezó siendo unos apuntes de clase del autor en los cursos de Iniciación a la Agricultura Ecológica que el CIFA (Centro de Investigación y Formación Agraria) de la Mojonera (Almería) viene organizando a lo largo de los últimos a...
Luis Guerrero Alarcón
Cajamar Caja Rural

Inheritance of Fruit Cracking Resistance in Tomato (Solanum lycopersicum L.)

  Background: The agri-food industry has prioritized varieties with good quality fruit of vegetables such as tomatoes. Tomato fruit cracking is a physiological disorder that occurs due to genetic and environmental factors and causes fruit damage and reduce fruit quality, resulting in great...
Marlina Mustafa
Muhamad Syukur
Surjono Hadi Sutjahjo
Sobir
Asian Journal of Agriculture Research

Siembra del Cultivo del Camu Camu

  El Gobierno Regional de Ucayali, a través de su Dirección Regional Sectorial de Agricultura, en el marco de sus objetivos de contribuir a elevar el nivel de competitividad de los productores agrarios organizados empresarialmente y de contribuir al incremento de la productividad...
Ollanta M. Humala Tasso
Milton Von Hesse La Serna
Juan Ludovico Rheineck Piccardo
José Alberto Muro Ventura
Roberto Salazar Córdova
Miguel Ángel Seijas del Castillo
Ministerio de Agricultura

Pepper-Garlic Intercropping System Improves Soil Biology and Nutrient Status in Plastic Tunnel

  A two year (2009-2011) experiment was conducted to investigate effect of pepper-garlic intercropping system on soil biology and nutrient profile in plastic tunnel to overcome continuous monocropping obstacles. During first year’s trial, garlic cloves of four cultivars (G026, G025, and...
Muhammad Azam Khan
Cheng Zhihui
Abdul Rehman Khan
Shah Jahan Rana
Bushra Ghazanfar
International Journal of Agricultural and Biology

Injerto en Pimiento (Capsicum annuum): Beneficios y Rentabilidad de su Uso

  El cultivo de pimiento (Capsicum annuum) en invernadero tiene una gran importancia en la Región de Murcia, con más de 1.700 hectáreas. El uso de injerto podría ser una manera eficaz de controlar las enfermedades transmitidas por el suelo, tales como Phytophthora...
J. López-Marín
A. Galvez
I. Porras
J.M. Brotons-Martínez
Información Técnica Económica Agraria