Manejo de Suelos - Fertilización, Compostado, Nutrición vegetal

Respuesta de Árboles de Duraznero [Prunus persica (L.) Batsch] Compuesto de Dos Cultivares en Un Ambiente con Incidencia de Heladas: Floración y Amarre de Fruto

  En México, las heladas que coinciden con la floración y el amarre del fruto del duraznero [Prunus persica (L.) Batsch] afectan su productividad y el uso de cultivares precoces injertados sobre cultivares tardíos (composición bicultivar) puede atemperar el da...
Horacio Santiago-Mejía
José I. Cortés-Flores
Antonio Turrent-Fernández
Manuel Livera-Muñoz
Edmundo García-Moya
Hilda A. Zavaleta-Mancera
Víctor H. Volke-Haller
Agrociencia

North Carolina Extension Gardener Handbook: Plants Grown in Containers

  Table of Contents:  Objectives Introduction Start with High-Quality Plants Transporting Plants Selecting a Container Material Weight Color Drainage Size Potting Mixes, Substrates, or Growing Media Qualties of Good Growing Media Potting Plants Repotting Nutrient Management​...
Diane Mays
Kim Richter
Lucy Bradley
Julie Sherk
Mark Kistler
Joe Neal
North Carolina Cooperative Extension

North Carolina Extension Gardener Handbook: Small Fruits

  Table of Contents: Objectives Introduction Strawberries Blackberries and Raspberries (Brambles or Caneberries) Blueberries Grapes Kiwis Case Study—Think IPM: Berry Problems Frequently Asked Questions Further Reading Chapter Text Hyperlinks For More Information NC State and NC...
Gina Fernandez
Bill Cline
Bill Cline
Hannah Burrack
North Carolina Cooperative Extension

Contribución de Esquemas de Fertilización Orgánica y Convencional Crecimiento y Producción de Theobroma Cacao L. Bajo Agroforestal en Rivera (Huila, Colombia)

  El impacto de los esquemas de fertilización orgánica sobre el crecimiento y la producción de cacao (Theobroma cacao L.) bajo sistemas agroforestales (SAF) se han estudiado poco. Por consiguiente, se evaluó el efecto de diferentes estrategias de manejo con la...
Faver Álvarez-Carrillo
Jairo Rojas-Molina
Juan Carlos Suárez-Salazar
Revista Corpoica Ciencia y Tecnología Agorpecuaria

Producción de Pimiento Morrón (Capsicum Annum L.) en Ciclos Cortos

  En México la producción de pimiento morrón (Capsicum annuum L.) en invernadero y con hidroponía se inició hace unos 20 años. Los productores del país han adoptado sistemas de producción desarrollados en otros paí...
Felipe Sánchez del Castillo
Esaú C. Moreno-Pérez
R. Clemente Reséndiz-Melgar
M. Teresa Colinas-León
J. Enrique Rodríguez Pérez
Agrociencia

North Carolina Extension Gardener Handbook: Tree Fruit and Nuts

  Table of Contents: Objectives Introduction Selecting and Placing Fruit and Nut Trees in a Home Landscape Site Selection Regional Considerations Tree Selection Cultural Practices Planting Nutrient Management Mulch Pruning and Training Factors Affecting Fruiting Pollination Pruning...
Michael L. Parker
North Carolina Cooperative Extension

Vegetable Gardening: A Beginner's Guide

  Vegetable gardening consists of selecting a site, planning the garden, preparing the soil, choosing the seeds and plants, planting a crop, and nurturing the plants until they are ready for harvest. The end result is fresh produce to eat, share, or sell. Anyone who is willing to invest some...
Shawn Banks
Lucy Bradley
North Carolina Cooperative Extension

Effect of Calcium Chloride and Refrigeration on The Quality and Organoleptic Characteristics of Cape Gooseberry (Physalis peruviana L.)

  The gooseberry is one of the exotic fruit species most important in Colombia. Calcium has been shown to be important for quality maintenance in fruits and vegetables, as it prevents a number of physiological disorders reinforce the cell walls and stabilize cellular membranes. With the aim...
Andrea Johana Reyes-Medina
Elberth Hernando Pinzón
Javier Giovanni Álvarez-Herrera
Acta Agronómica

Integrated System for Recommending Fertilization Rates in Pineapple (Ananas comosus (L.) Merr.) Crop

  In recent years much attention has focused on the impacts of agriculture on climate change, due to this stage specialists in plant nutrition and soil fertility have achieved the task of generating adequate fertilization doses for pineapple to reduce effects on environment. A...
Sergio Salgado García
David Jesús Palma López
Joel Zavala Cruz
Carlos Fredy Ortiz García
Luz del Carmen Lagunés Espinoza
Mepivoseth Castelán Estrada
Armando Guerrero Peña
Ángel Isauro Ortiz Ceballos
Samuel Córdova Sánchez
Acta Agronómica

Specialty Crop Profile: Asparagus

  Asparagus, (Asparagus officinalis), is a hardy perennial vegetable belonging to the Lily Family. It is grown for its succulent early spring vegetative shoots that originate from an underground crown (Figure 1). Nutritionally, asparagus is almost 92 percent water, and it...
Anthony Bratsch
Virginia Cooperative Extension