Fruit & Vegetable Production - GAP, IPM, Pest Control, Weed Control, Organic

Análisis de Medias Generacionales para Estimar Parámetros Genéticos de Rendimiento en Una Cruza de Pimentón y Ají Cayenne ( Capsicum annuum )

  El peso de frutos por planta es una característica compleja y controlada por múltiples genes donde el ambiente interfiere en la manifestación fenotípica. La estimación de componentes génicos como los de interacción epistática...
Fernando Aguilar Silva
Bernardo Aguilar Silva
Mario Augusto García
Acta Agronómica

Management of Cucurbit Downy Mildew in Florida

  Cucurbit downy mildew is a major disease that affects all cucurbits. Commercially important species of cucurbits include watermelon (Citrullus lanatus), muskmelon (Cucumis melo), cucumber (Cucumis sativa), squash (Cucurbita pepo, Cucurbita moschata), and pumpkin (...
Mason J. Newark
Mathews L. Paret
Nicholas S. Dufault
Pamela D. Roberts
Shouan Zhang
Gary E. Vallad
Josh Freeman
Gene McAvoy
IFAS Extension, University of Florida

Diseases of Bitter Melon in South Florida

  Bitter melon (Momordica charantia L.), also known as bitter gourd or bitter squash, is a tropical and subtropical vegetable crop in the family Cucurbitaceae. It originated in South Asia and is widely grown in Asia, Africa, and the Caribbean for its edible fruit. As one...
Shouan Zhang
Mary Lamberts
Gene McAvoy
IFAS Extension, University of Florida

‘Florida Beauty’ Strawberry

  ‘Florida Beauty’ (PPAF) is a new strawberry cultivar released by the University of Florida and commercialized in 2017. This cultivar was originally evaluated as breeding selection FL 12.121-5. ‘Florida Beauty’ originated from a 2012 cross between...
Vance M. Whitaker
Natalia A. Peres
Shinsuke Agehara
IFAS Extension, University of Florida

Pyrus communis, Common Pear

  Table of Contents: Family Genus Species Common Name Description Allergen Applications
Michael G. Andreu
Melissa H. Friedman
Robert J. Northrop
IFAS Extension, University of Florida

Storing Pesticides Safely

  Table of Contents: Storage Tips Consult the label for specific storage requirements Design a pesticide storage area Store pesticides safely  
Virgina Cooperative Extension
Virginia Cooperative Extension

Insect Pests of Potatoes in Home Gardens

  Table of Contents: Colorado Potato Beetle Potato Leafhopper Potato Tubeworm
Eric Day
Thomas P. Kuhar
Virginia Cooperative Extension

Flea Beetles Attacking Brassica Plants in Virginia

  Table of Contents: Classification Identification Life History Hosts Distribution Description of Damage Control
James A. C. Mason
Thomas P. Kuhar
Virginia Cooperative Extension

Flea Beetles Attacking Eggplant in Virginia

  Table of Contents: Classification Identification Life History Hosts Distribution Description of Damage Control
James A. C. Mason
Thomas P. Kuhar
Virginia Cooperative Extension

Caracterización Estomática de Cinco Especies del Género Vanilla

  El objetivo de este estudio fue caracterizar los estomas de cinco especies de vainilla. Durante el año 2012 se tomaron muestras de hoja de Vanilla planifolia G. Jackson, V. pompona Schiede, V. inodora Schiede, V. insignis Ames y V. odorata...
Delfino Reyes-López
Jonathan Quiroz-Valentín
Henry Arturo Kelso-Bucio
Manuel Huerta-Lara
Carlos Hugo Avendaño-Arrazate
Ricardo Lobato-Ortiz
Agronomía Mesoamericana