Vegetable and Fruit Production Guides, Horticulture Manuals

Hibridación entre diferentes tipos de chiles y estimación de la heterosis para rendimiento y calidad de fruto

  Este trabajo se realizó en Buenavista Saltillo, Coahuila, México, con el objetivo de estimar la heterosis y heterobeltiosis de híbridos de chile para producción en invernadero. El material vegetal utilizado fue: chile Jalapeño Mitla, criollo Mirador y chile...
L.R. Luna-García
V. Robledo-Torres
M.E. Vásquez-Badillo
F. Ramírez-Godina
R. Mendoza-Villarreal
Revista de la Asociación Interprofesional para el Desarrollo Agrario

Evolución del conocimiento sobre la pungencia de la cebolla (Allium cepa L.) y del pimiento (Capsicum spp.): desde sus orígenes hasta el potencial nutracéutico actual. Revisión bibliográfica

  La cebolla (Allium cepa L.) y el pimiento (Capsicum spp.) han sido cultivados durante miles de años por sus propiedades medicinales y terapéuticas. En la actualidad, estas propiedades bioactivas promotoras de la salud se han atribuido, principalmente, a la acción de los...
O. Fayos
C. Mallor
Garcés-Claver
Revista de la Asociación Interprofesional para el Desarrollo Agrario

Growth Performance of Tomato Plant and Genetically Improved Farmed Tilapia in Combined Aquaponic Systems

  Aquaponic system is an integration of aquaculture and hydroponics in a closed aquaculture system. Plants are able to grow without the presence of soil using natural fertilizer available in the system as a result of nutrients produced from nitrification process by the nitrifying bacteria. The...
Syafiqah Saufie
Abentin Estim
Masran Tamin
Amran Harun
Salleh Obong
Saleem Mustafa
Asian Journal of Agricultural Research

Evaluating the Role of Nitrogen and Phosphorous on the Growth Performance of Garlic (Allium sativum L.)

  Garlic is a potential vegetable crop in Ethiopia in general and in Jimma area in particular. However, there is no much information on the agronomic practice especially on the role of nutrient application in improving the growth and development of Garlic. This study was conducted to elucidate...
Betewulign Eshetu Adem
Solomon Tulu Tadesse
Asian Journal of Agricultural Research

Growth of Pepper under Different Concentration of the Solutions Used in the Hydroponic System

  Water availability is a fundamental condition for sustainable agriculture. However, a satisfactory water condition is not always possible in terms of quantity and quality in certain regions, such as the Brazilian semi-arid region. Thus, the purpose of this extremely important research was to...
Felipe Guedes de Souza
Guilherme de Freitas Furtado
Antonio Ramos Cavalcante
Lucia Helena Garófalo Chaves
Josely Dantas Fernandes
José Amilton Santos Júnior
Agricultural Sciences

Competitiveness and Profitability of Intercropping Sunflower with Peanut under Different Irrigation Water Levels and Potassium Fertilizer Rates

  A two-year study was carried out at Ismailia Agricultural Research Station, Egypt during 2016 and 2017 summer seasons to evaluate competitive effects of intercropping sunflower and peanut under different drip irrigation water amounts and K fertilizer rates for increasing farmer profitability...
Samiha A. Ouda
Yaser A. A. Hefny
Tamer I. Abdel-Wahab
Sherif I. Abdel-Wahab
Agricultural Sciences

Modeling of Carrot Brix Based on Water Content and Firmness of Carrot

  In this study, a two-variable linear regression model for predicting carrot brix (BRX) based on water content (WC) and firmness (FIR) of carrot was suggested. Paired samples t-test results showed that the difference between the brix values predicted by two-variable linear regression model...
Majid Rashidi
Babak Jaberinasab
Mahmood Fayyazi
Saeb Tabrizi Namin
American-Eurasian Journal for Agricultural & Environmental Science

Effect of Increasing Concentration of Bicarbonate on Plant Growth and Nutrient Uptake by Maize Plants

  Increasing concentration of HCO ions in the nutrient medium progressively decreased the growth 3 - of maize plants as measured by decrease in shoots and root weight, these effects becoming more distinct with time, particularly at the two higher levels of bicarbonate supply (10 and 20 mM)....
Hamza Massoud Al mansouri
Ramadan A.M Alhendawi
American-Eurasian Journal for Agricultural & Environmental Science

Evaluación del desempeño de un secador solar directo sobre semillas de cacao (Theobroma cacao L.)

  Se desarrolló un secador solar directo con un diseño basado en dispositivos deshidratadores rudimentarios de uso regular, en granjas cacaoteras de Tabasco; con el objetivo de evaluar su desempeño en la obtención de cacao seco conforme a la NMX-F-352-S-1980,...
Enrique Romero Frasca
José Roberto Álvarez Vargas
Nerissa Ferrer Carrera
Avances en Investigación Agropecuaria

Influencia de hidróxido de calcio en el consumo de un suplemento activador del rumen basado en banano verde

  Con el objetivo de evaluar el nivel de inclusión de hidróxido de calcio (cal) en el consumo de un Suplemento Activador de Rumen (SAR) basado en banano verde, se utilizaron 12 bovinos de 264 ± 55 kg de peso vivo en estabulación. El ensayo tuvo una duración...
Alejandra Del Viento
José Manuel Palma
Avances en Investigación Agropecuaria