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

Aspectos Relevantes Sobre la Bioquímica y la Fisiología del Fierro en Plantas

  La presencia de suelos calcáreos provoca la deficiencia de Fierro (Fe) en las plantas, por consecuencia, se provoca un mal funcionamiento de la planta, ya que la fotosíntesis requiere del Fe para sintetizar los foto-elaborados; también, la deficiencia de...
Jaime Miguel Ortega-Maldonado
Dámaris Leopoldina Ojeda-Barrios
Jaime Javier Martínez-Téllez
Ardiana Hernández-Rodríguez
Teresita de Jesús Ruiz-Anchondo
Dalila Jacquieline Escuerdo-Almanza
Technociencia Chihuahua

Técnicas Serológicas y Moleculares Utilizadas para la Identificación y Caracterización de Beet Curly Top Virus

  El Beet curly top virus pertenece al género curtovirus, dentro de la familia Geminiviridae; su genoma está constituido por una cadena sencilla de ADN cubierto por una cápside icosaédrica geminada. La organización de su genoma revela que el...
Loreto Robles-Hernández
Luis Carlos Chavira-Sáenz
Maria Teresa Sáenz-Gutierrez
Ana Cecilia González-Franco
Technociencia Chihuahua

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

Studies on Penicillium digitatum, Botryodiploidia theobromae, Alternaria tenuis and Trichoderma harzianum for Bicontrol of Phytophthora palmivora Cocoa Black Pod Disease Pathogen

  In vitro studies on biological control of Phytophthora palmivora cocoa black pod disease pathogen by Penicillium digitatum, Botryodiploidia theobromae, Alternaria tenuis and Trichoderma harzianum were carried out using dual culture technique. The percentage inhibition of radial...
M.O. Adebola
J.E. Amadi
American-Eurasian Journal of Agronomy

Plant Parasitic Nematode Communities Associated with Pepper Crops in Aguie Region (Niger Republic)

  Pests and diseases are cited as major biotic constraints to pepper production in Niger. While, insect pests and some diseases are well known, the plant parasitic nematodes communities are ignored. To characterize these communities, a survey was carried out in the Aguie area in the...
Haougui Adamou
Nouri Kassoum Mamame
Basso Adamou
Doumma Ali
Adam Toudou
Botany Research International

Influence of Combined Effect of Nitrogen and Micronutrients on Yield and Yield Contributing Characters of Sesame (Sesamum indicum L.)

  The experiment was conducted at Sher-e-Bangla Agricultural University Research Farm, Dhaka, during April to July 2013 to find out the best combination of different levels of applied nitrogen (N) and micronutrients on growth and yield of sesame (Sesamum indicum L.). The experiment...
B.J. Shirazy
M.M. Islam
M.A. Hoque
M. M. Mahbub
4T.A. Somee
Botany Research International

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

Protected Culture for Strawberries Using Low Tunnels

  Contents:  Background Where do low tunnel strawberries fit into a farm operation? Getting started Managing the tunnels Pests Tunnels or not? Production and economics  
Marvin Pitts
Laura McDermott
NY Farm Visibility Institute

Expresión del Gen HMG2 (Hidroximetialglutaril-COA Reductasa 2) en Chile (Capsicum annuum L.) CM334 Infectado por Nacobbus aberrans Y Phytophthora capsici

  Plantas de chile Capsicum annuum L. CM334 exhiben un alto grado de resistencia a Phytophthora capsici, pero son susceptibles a Nacobbus aberrans; tal resistencia se ha asociado con la acumulación de capsidiol, una fitoalexina sesquiterpénica. En el presente estudio se determin...
Edgar Villar-Luna
Reyna I. Rojas-Martínez
Benito Reyes-Trejo
Mario Rocha-Sosa
Emma Zavaleta-Mejía
Agrociencia