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

Diversidad de Hongos en Cinco Cultivares de Mango (Mangifera Indica L.) del Banco de Germoplasma del INIA-CENIAP, Maracay

  El Campo Experimental del INIA-CENIAP, en Maracay, Venezuela, dispone de un banco de germoplasma con una elevada diversidad de cultivares de mango, pero en años recientes se ha detectado la muerte de gran cantidad de árboles en diferentes accesiones. Entre los...
Carlos Pacheco
María Suleima González
Edward Manzanilla
Bioagro

Incidencia de Aves Granivoras y Su Importancia como Plagas en El Cultivo de Quinoa (Chenopodium quinoa Willd.) en El Altiplano Peruano

  La quinua es uno de los principales cultivos en el altiplano peruano, muy revalorado actualmente por sus cualidades nutricionales, pero con fuertes incidencias de aves-plaga que pueden mermar significativamente su productividad. El objetivo de este estudio fue evaluar la comunidad...
Alfredo Loza-Del Carpio
Judith Clavitea
Pedro Delgado
African Crop Science Journal

Effect of Hydrogen Peroxide and Thiourea in Dormancy Breaking of Microtubers and Field-grown Tubers of Potato

  Potato (Solanum tuberosum L.) microtubers or field-grown tubers have a dormant apical bud (also called tuber dormancy). They do not readily sprout even if environmental conditions are favorable, including optimum temperature and humidity. The objective of this study was to evaluate...
F. Mani
T. Bettaeib
N. Doudech
C. Hannachi
African Crop Science Journal

Influence of 2, 3-Dihydro-2, 2-Dimethyl Benzofuran Rates and Okra Varieties on The Incidence of Flea Beetle

  Okra, Abelmoschus esculentus L. (Syn. Hibiscus esculentus) is an important vegetable crop cultivated mainly for its immature edible green fruits that are known for their high levels of vitamins A, C and some minerals. Unfortunately, insect pests are a major setback for commercial...
E.O. Ogah
African Crop Science Journal

Microsaltellite Analysis of Intra Cultivar Diversity in ‘Chinnarasam' Mango from Andhra Pradesh, India

  ‘Chinnarasam’, a juicy cultivar of mango (Mangifera indica L.), is among the most important mangoes of an Indian State of Andhra Pradesh, whose production and quality is variable across the State. Twenty accessions of ‘Chinnarasam’ (CR Acc-l to CR Acc-20)...
H. Begum
M.T. Reddy
S. Malathi
B.P. Reddy
G. Narshimulu
J. Nagaraju
E.A. Siddiq
African Crop Science Journal

Phosphorus Fertilization of 'Fuyutoyo' Cabbages in Phosphorus-rich Eutrustox Soil

  Crop fertilization with P is a practice that constantly needs to be improved because of its high cost, natural reserve constraints, and environmental impact caused by the excessive use of nutrients. Phosphorus rates (0, 120, 240, 360, 480, 600, and 720 kg P2O5 ha-1) in the...
Arthur Bernardes Cecílio Filho
Gilson Silverio da Silva
Juan Waldir Mendoza Cortez
Chilean Journal of Agricultural Research

Economic Evaluation of A Crop Rotation Portfolio for Irrigated Farms in Central Chile

  The sustainable use of productive resources by agricultural producers in the central valley of Chile should be compatible with economic results so that producers can select an appropriate rotation or succession of annual crops and pasture. The objective of this work was to evaluate...
Jorge González U.
Pablo Undurraga
Juan Hirzel
Ingrid Martínez G.
Chilean Journal of Agricultural Research

Growth, Yield, and Fruit Quality of ‘Rhode red Valencia’ and ‘Valencia Late’ Sweet Oranges Grown on Three Rootstocks in Eastern Mediterranean

  The plant growth, yield, yield efficiency, and fruit quality of ‘Rhode Red Valencia’ and ‘Valencia Late’ sweet oranges (Citrus sinensis (L.) Osbeck) on three rootstocks were evaluated under Eastern Mediterranean climatic conditions of Dörtyol-Hatay,...
Ercan Yildiz
Turan Hakan Demirkeser
Mustafa Kaplankiran
Chilean Journal of Agricultural Research

Influence of Contrasting Environments on Seed Composition of Two Quinoa Genotypes: Nutritional and Functional Properties

  Quinoa (Chenopodium quinoa Willd.) in Chile represents a source of germplasm with high nutritional value. However, there is little information available related to quinoa seed quality grown under contrasting environments. In this study we evaluated the changes on seed composition...
Margarita Miranda
Antonio Vega-Gálvez
Enrique A. Martínez
Jéssica López
Rosa Marín
Mario Aranda
Francisco Fuentes
Chilean Journal of Agricultural Research

Efecto de La Distancia de Siembra en Variables Morfoagronómicas de Moringa (Moringa oleifera)

  El objetivo del estudio fue determinar el efecto de cinco distancias de siembra en variables morfoagronómicas de Moringa oleifera Lam. El trabajo se realizó en áreas del Instituto de Investigaciones Agropecuarias “Jorge Dimitrov”, del municipio Bayamo,...
Ariel Antonio Sosa-Rodríguez
José Leonardo Ledea-Rodríguez
Wilfredo Estrada-Prado
Dariel Molinet-Salas
Agronomía Mesoamericana