Vegetable and Fruit Production Guides, Horticulture Manuals

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

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

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

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

Fechas de Cultivo de Híbridos de Allium cepa L. en Gurupi, Tocantins, Brasil

  Brasil mporta gran cantidad de cebolla, y los estados productores se restringen a las regiones centro-sur; por ello, es indispensable identificar nuevas áreas con potencial de producción. En el estado de Tocantins, al norte de Brasil, no existen antecedentes de cultivo...
Aline Torquato-Tavares
Irais-Dolores Pascual-Reyes
Kellen Kiara Barros-Milhomens
Tiago Alves-Ferreira
Ildon Rodrigues-do-Nascimento
Revista Chpingo Serie Horticultura

Effect of Biofertilizer and Humic Acid Applications on Growth, Yield, Quality and Storability of Two Garlic (Allium sativum L.) Cultivars

  The integration of biofertilizer and Humic Acis (HA) application appears to be a good trial for saving chemical fertilizer and reducing air and soil pollution. In this admiration, two field experiments were performed during two winter seasons of 2007/2008 and 2008/2009 at the Agricultural...
H. S. Abdel-Razzak
G. A. Al Shakawy
Asian Journal of Crop Science