Producción Orgánica de Frutas y Hortalizas, Control de Insectos y Enfermedades

Comparative Study of Various Organic Fertilizers Effect on Growth and Yield of Two Economically Important Crops, Potato and Pea

  In the present experiment, the effect of various house hold wastes i.e. T1 (egg shell powder), T2 (wood ash), T3 (banana peel), T4 (used tea waste), T5 (egg shell tea) and T6 (control) used as organic fertilizers on growth and yield of two important vegetables i.e. potato and pea was...
Aisha Wazir
Zishan Gul
Manzoor Hussain
Agricultural Sciences

Efecto de La Fertilización Foliar con Humus Líquido de Lombriz Durante el Aviveramiento de La Morera (Morus alba L.)

  Se evaluó el efecto de la fertilización foliar con humus líquido (HL) de lombriz roja californiana durante el aviveramiento de la morera, empleándose plantas desarrolladas a partir de estacas en bolsas de polietileno y separadas por tratamientos equivalentes...
Jorge A. Borges
Mariana Barrios
Argenis Chávez
Romelio Avendaño
Bioagro

Effect of Organic, Inorganic Fertilizers and Plant Spacing on the Growth and Yield of Cabbage

  The impact of chemical farming and the negative consequences on the environment and human health in Bangladesh are on the rise. Organic farming is gaining attention and increasing globally because it is eco-friendly, safe and has benefits for human health. A field study was...
Md Ashraful Islam
Golam Ferdous
Ayasha Akter
Md Mokter Hossain
Dilip Nandwani
Agriculture

Effect of Organic and Inorganic Fertilizers on Soil Properties and the Growth, Yield and Quality of Tomato in Mymensingh, Bangladesh

  Field trials were conducted on tomato for yield and quality of fruits using different types of organic and inorganic fertilizers at the horticulture farm of Bangladesh Agricultural University (BAU), Mymensingh. Fertilizer treatments were tested on two varieties of tomato ca. Roma VF and BARI...
M. Ashraful Islam
Sumiya Islam
Ayasha Akter
Md Habibur Rahman
Dilip Nandwani
Agriculture

North Carolina Extension Gardener Handbook: Organic Gardening

  Table of Contents: Objectives Introduction History Principles of Organic Gardening Soil Management and Fertility Organic and Inorganic (Mineral) Soil Amendments Fertility Management Weeds as Indicators of Soil Condition Cover Crops and Green Manures Pest Management Weed Management...
Aimee Colf
Lucy Bradley
Frank Louws
David Orr
North Carolina Cooperative Extension

Antagonistas a Phytophthora Capsici Inoculados en Sustratos de Germiniación de Capsicum annum leonian Y Mucuna deeringiana bort.

  Existen microorganismos benéficos a las plantas que se emplean de manera específica y aislada para favorecer la germinación y crecimiento. El beneficio es mayor si, en lugar de inocular un microorganismo específico al sustrato, se inoculan grupos de éstos...
Juliana Bautista-Calles
Manuel Huerta-Lara
Roberto García-Espinoza
Avances en Investigación Agropecuaria

Effects of Five Years Adoption of No-Tillage Systems for Vegetables Crops in Soil Organic Matter Contents

  Vegetables productions systems are done normally with intense soil tillage causing a strong decline of soil quality. Use of conservation systems can be an alternative to recover this quality. In order to evaluate the effects of such systems on soil organic matter, an...
Carlos E. P. Lima
ítalo M. R. Guedes
Juscimar da Silva
Flávia A. Alcântara
Nuno R. Madeira
Agnaldo D. F. Carvalho
Mariana R. Fontenelle
Agricultural Sciences

Precision Farming in Hilly Areas: The Use of Network RTK in GNSS Technology

  he number of GNSS satellites has greatly increased over the last few decades, which has led to increased interest in developing self-propelled vehicles. Even agricultural vehicles have a great potential for use of these systems. In fact, it is possible to improve the efficiency of machining...
Alvaro Marucci
Andrea Colantoni
Ilaria Zambon
Gianluca Egidi
Agriculture

The Impacts of Biofertilizer and Mineral Fertilization on the Growth and Production of Yellow Passion Fruit Irrigated with Moderately Saline Water

  Yellow passion fruit, because it is sensitive to the salinity of irrigation water or soil, requires restrictive water management strategies and inputs that mitigate the effects of salts on plants irrigated with harmful saline water levels. As such, an experiment was designed to evaluate the...
José A. M. do Nascimento
Lourival F. Cavalcante
Ítalo H. L. Cavalcante
Walter E. Pereira
Stênio A. G. Dantas
Sherly A. da S. Medeiros
Ciencia e Investagación Agraria

Organic Gardening

  Contents:  Objectives Introduction History Principles of Organic Gardening Soil Management and Fertility Pest Management (Weeds, Insects, and Diseases) Record Keeping Summary Case Study—Think IPM: Lettuce Seedlings Frequently Asked Questions Further Reading Chapter Text...
Aimee Colf
Lucy Bradley
Frank Louws
David Orr
North Carolina Cooperative Extension Service