Guías de Producción de Frutas y Verduras, Manuales de Horticultura

Genetic Divergence Studies in Bitter Gourd (Momordica charantia L.)

  A study was conducted during Zaid 2005, in Uttar Pradesh, India, to evaluate the nature and magnitude of genetic divergence in 30 bitter gourd genotypes. Results revealed the presence of wide genetic diversity. The genotypes were grouped into 6 clusters based on Mahalanobis D2...
Bhagwat Singh
Anoop Kumar Singh
Shailesh Kumar
Academic Journal of Plant Sciences

Association of Tomato Yellow Leaf Curl Virus and Chili Leaf Curl Virus with Leaf Curl Disease of Radish and the Synergistic Interaction on Nicotiana benthamiana

  Leaf yellowing and rolling with slight crinkling was observed in radish plants in Oman, indicative of a begomovirus infection. Viral sequences from radish were 99% identical to sequences of Tomato yellow leaf curl virus (TYLCV) and Chilli leaf curl virus (ChiLCV), from Oman. No...
Adel A. Al-Shihi
Um e Ammara
Imran Amin
Michael Deadman
Abdullah M. Al-Sadi
International Journal of Agriculture and Biology

Advanced Irrigation Management for Container-Grown Ornamental Crop Production

  Container-grown plants are constrained with regard to root growth, and are affected by factors including container size, substrate, weather, nutrition, and irrigation. Typical soilless substrates will hold less plant-available water than a typical field soil, making water management a...
James S. Owen Jr.
Anthony V. LeBude
Matthew Chappell
Virginia Cooperative Extension

Factors When Considering an Agricultural Drainage System

  Drainage of excess soil water is essential to sustainable agronomic production on many soils in the Mid-Atlantic region. Drainage can improve crop yields, reduce year-to-year yield variability, and provide trafficable conditions for field operations at critical times of...
Zachary M. Easton
Emily Bock
Amy S. Collick
Virginia Cooperative Extension

Easy Gardening: Asparagus

  Contents:  Site Selection  Soil Preparation Varieties Planting Fertilizing Watering Care during the Season Harvesting Insects Diseases Serving  
Joseph Masabni
Texas A&M Agrilife Extension Service

Easy Gardening: Artichoke

  Contents: Soil Preparation Varieties  Seed Preparation Fertilizing Planting Care During the Season Watering Diseases Insects Weeds Harvesting Serving Cleanup  
Joseph Masabni
Patrick Lillard
Texas A&M Agrilife Extension Service

Evolución del Tamaño y del Peso del Fruto de Kiwi (Actinidia Deliciosa (A. Chev.) Liang et Fergurson) Cultivar "Hayward" Durante la Etapa Final de Crecimiento

  Se realizó un ensayo durante tres años consecutivos con el fin de monitorear la evolución del tamaño y del peso de los frutos de una plantación comercial de kiwi variedad Hayward ubicada en la provincia de Córdoba. El objetivo...
Mónica G. Ontivero Urquiza
Héctor Abel Altube
Leonardo Baghin
Revista de la Facultad de Ciencias Agrarias

Study on Correlation and Path Coefficient in F2 Progenies of Rapeseed (Brassica rapa)

  The experiment was conducted to study the variability among seven parental genotypes and their twenty one F2 progenies of Brassica rapa at Sher-e-Bangla Agricultural University, Dhaka-1207, Bangladesh. Results showed that seed yield plant-1 had significant positive association with...
M.S. Uddin
M.S.R. Bhuiyan
F. Mahmud
K. Kabir
Academic Journal of Plant Sciences

Changes in Growth, Morphology and Photosynthetic Attributes by Drought in Bitter Gourd (Momordica charantia L.)

  Water is one of the major limiting abiotic factor which is important for plant growth and other processes. Water stress is a major environmental stress that effects agriculture production worldwide. This experiment was designed to evaluate the water stress (drought) effect on...
Ayesha Shahbaz
Khalid Hussain
Muhmmad Qasim Abbas
Khalid Nawaz
Abdul Majeed
Syeda Maryam Batool
Botany Research International

Influencia del Portainjerto en la Calidad Poscosecha de Sandía

  El cultivo de sandía injertada se ha difundido en diferentes partes del mundo con el fin de mejorar la producción en condiciones adversas; sin embargo, esta técnica puede alterar la calidad del fruto. Por ello, el objetivo de este trabajo fue evaluar el efecto de ocho...
Ángel Manuel Suárez-Hernández
Onécimo Grimaldo-Juárez
Alejandro Manelik García-López
Daniel González-Mendoza
María Victoria Huitrón-Ramírez
Revista Chapingo Serie Horticultura