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Variación en Resistencia a Insectos Herbívoros y Virosisen Líneas de Chile Habanero (Capsicum chinense Jacq.) en Yucatán, México

  La evaluación de la variación genética en cultivos para la resistencia a herbívoros es una herramienta importante que puede aportar información acerca de estrategias de mejoramiento genético y control biológico. El objetivo de este estudio...
Jorge C. Berny-Mier y Teran
Luis Abdala-Roberts
Antonio Durán-Yáñez
Felipe Tut-Pech
Agrociencia

Variables Fisicoquímicas Y Calidad de Fritura de Clones de Papa Desarrollados para Los Valles Altos de México

  Los cultivares de papas producidos en lugares altos y fríos, como en la zona Centro de México, generalmente tienen contenidos de azúcares reductores altos, que impiden su uso para la elaboración de hojuelas fritas. El objetivo de esta investigación fue...
M. Gricelda Vázquez-Carrill
David Santiago-Ramos
M. Carmen Ybarra-Moncada
O. Ángel Rubio-Covarrubias
M. Armando Cadena-Hinojosa
Agrociencia

Productividad de Diez Cultivares Promisorios de Papa Chaucha (Solanum tuberosum, grupo Phureja) de La Región Cajamarca

  Se evaluó la productividad de diez cultivares de papa chaucha de la Región Cajamarca, en Diseño de Bloques Completos al Azar, con diez tratamientos (cultivares) y tres repeticiones: Peruanita 3, Montañera 2, Limeña, Amarilla, Clavelina 2, Roja 2, Mulla,...
Luz P. Rojas Mercado
Juan F. Seminario Cunya
Scientia Agropecuaria

Cociente Fototermal en Melón y Su Relación con La Concentración de Azúcares en los Frutos

  El objetivo de este trabajo fue evaluar el efecto de la radiación y la temperatura a través de un cociente fototermal sobre la acumulación de azúcar en melón. Se realizaron experimentos al aire libre en tres años consecutivos, utilizándose el...
Carlos Bouzo
Débora Lavanderos Becerra
Gabriel Ceccoli
Norberto Gariglio
Scientia Agropecuaria

Monitoring Soil Nitrate Nitrogen Based on Hyperspectral Data in the Apple Orchards

  This paper is aimed to monitor the soil nitrate nitrogen content in the apple orchards rapidly, accurately and in real time by making full use of the effective information of soil spectra. The 96 air-dried soil samples of the apple orchards in Qixia county, Yantai city, Shandong province...
Yu Wei
Xicun Zhu
Cheng Li
Lizhen Cheng
Ling Wang
Gengxing Zhao
Yuanmao Jiang
Agricultural Sciences

Prioritization of Semi-Arid AgriculturalWatershed Using Morphometric and Principal Component Analysis, Remote Sensing, and GIS Techniques, the Zerqa River Watershed, Northern Jordan

  Remote sensing and GIS techniques were employed for prioritization of the Zerqa River watershed. Forty-three 4th order sub-watersheds were prioritized based on morphometric and Principal Component Analysis (PCA), in order to examine the effectiveness of morphometric parameters in watershed...
Yahya Farhan
Ali Anbar
Nisrin Al-Shaikh
Rami Mousa
Agricultural Sciences

Ameliorative Effect of Chelating Agents on Photosynthetic Attributes of Cd Stressed Sunflower

  Excessive input of heavy metals in water reservoir and cultivated land primarily affects the growth and yield of crops. The aim of this work was to study the mechanism of Cd toxicity and damage to photosynthetic pigments and their efficiency and the potential of natural (OA) and synthetic...
Rumana Sadiq
Nazimah Maqbool2
Muhammad Haseeb
Agricultural Sciences

Estimation of Genetic Parameters of Turiaçu Pineapple Clones and Genetic Correlation between Traits

  This study aimed to estimate genetic parameters of Turiaçu pineapple clones using mixed models; and estimate genetic correlation coefficient between  traits, to provide important information to breeding programs. For this, 19 pineapple plants were visually selected and...
Guilherme Barbosa Abreu
Marcos Miranda Toledo
Marcelo Mattos Cavallari
José Ribamar Gusmão Araújo
Antônia Alice Costa Rodrigues
Luiz Gustavo de Lima Melo
Augusto César Vieira Neves Júnior
Agricultural Sciences

Effects of Exogenous Ca2+ on Photosynthetic Characteristics and Fruit Quality of Pepper under Waterlogging Stress

  Pepper is one of the most important vegetable crops in China. Consumers in China are increasingly demanding high  quality pepper (Capsicum annuum L.) fruit. As in flood crops, natural disasters, such as flooding, might not only affect pepper yield, but also significantly impact fruit...
Li-Jun Ou
Zhou-Bin Liu
Yu-Ping Zhang
Xue-Xiao Zou
Chilean Journal of Agricultural Research

Re-watering: An Effective Measure to Recover Growth and Photosynthetic Characteristics in Salt-stressed Brassica napus L.

  Salinity is one of major environmental problem which is limiting the agricultural production. This research was conducted to evaluate the effect of re-watering on Brassica napus L., and determination of an appropriate regime for dilution of salted water by studying photosynthetic...
Qaiser Javed
Yanyou Wu
Deke Xing
Ahmad Azeem
Ikram Ullah
Muhammad Zaman
Chilean Journal of Agricultural Research