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

Effects of Arbuscular Mycorrhizal Fungi and Fertilization Levels on Industrial Tomato Growth and Production

  The effect of arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi (AMF) on industrial tomato (Lycopersicon esculentum Mill. cv. Isma F1) cultivated in North-Eastern Algeria was evaluated under greenhouse and field conditions in a vertisol soil intended for the cultivation of industrial tomato. In the greenhouse, a...
Hana Ziane
Amel Meddad-Hamza
Arifa Beddiar
Silvio Gianinazzi
International Journal of Agriculture and Biology

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

Expression of Hydroxymethylglutaryl-CoA Reductase 2 (HMG2) Gene in Chilli (Capsicum annuum L.) CM334 Infected by Nacobbus aberrans and Phytophthora capsici

  Plants of chilli Capsicum annuum L. CM334 show a high level of resistance to Phytophthora capsici, but are susceptible to Nacobbus aberrans; such resistance has been associated with capsidiol accumulation, a sesquiterpene phytoalexin. In the present study the expression of...
Edgar Villar-Luna
Reyna I. Rojas-Martínez
Benito Reyes-Trejo
Mario Rocha-Sosa
Emma Zavaleta-Mejía

Mitigating Climate Change in the Tea Sector

  Table of Contents:  Preface Acknowledgements Acronyms Executive Summary  Part I Mitigating Climate Change in the Tea Sector Part II Management Training - Mitigating Options for Every Tea Factory Emissions  Part III Extension Office Training - Mitigating Options for Farm...
Rachel Cracknell
Bernard Njoroge
International Trade Center

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

Evaluación de la Sobrevivencia y Eficiencia en Invernadero y en Ensayos de Campo de Cepas Aisladas Localmente de Rhizobia

  Se aislaron dos cepos de Rhizobium de plantociones comerciales de frijol. Estas cepas, más dos cepas de Rhizobium conocidas, se impregnaron en compost elaborado de residuos del procesamiento de la caña, y se olmacenaron a diferentes temperatures para observer su...
Christina Sierra
Edwin de León
Julio Rosales
Rolando Cifuentes
Ofelia Paniagua
Carlos Arias
Roberto de León
Carlos Rolz
Revista de la Universidad Del Valle de Guatemala