Vegetable and Fruit Production Guides, Horticulture Manuals

Effect of Crop Rotation on Tomato Bacterial Wilt (Ralstonia Solanacearum) and Survival of The Pathogen in The Rhizospheres and Roots of Different Crops in Ethiopia

  Survival of Ralstonia solanacearum in a environment or ecosystem depends on many factors, such as the race or strain of the pathogen, physical, chemical, biological soil factors and presence or absence of a host and non-hosts plants. The objectives of this study were to assess the effect of...
Getachew Ayana
Chemeda Fininsa
International Journal of Phytopathology

Resistance of Botrytis cinerea from Strawberry (Fragaria x ananassa Duch.) to Fungicides in Michoacan Mexico

  Gray mold caused by Botrytis cinerea Pers. is one of the most important diseases of strawberry (Fragaria x ananassa Duch.), and fungicide resistance is a concern. The objective of this research was to evaluate the sensitivity of B. cinerea isolates to the fungicides iprodione and...
Adán Álvarez-Medina
Hilda V. Silva-Rojas
Santos G. Leyva-Mir
Nahum Marbán-Mendoza
Ángel Rebollar-Alviter
Agrociencia

Efecto de Genotipo y Ambiente en La Calidad Fisicoquímica de Variedades Mexicanas de Hibiscus sabdariffa L.

  En este estudio se evaluaron 53 genotipos de jamaica (Hibiscus sabdariffa L.), con coloración roja contrastante en sus cálices deshidratados, cada uno de ellos crecidos en una región productora de Colima, Guerrero, Nayarit, Oaxaca y Puebla, estados con tradición...
César Sánchez-Feria
Víctor A. González-Hernández
Yolanda Salinas-Moreno
Nicacio Cruz-Huerta
Agrociencia

Dinámica Nutrimental en Hoja y Fruto de Arándano Tipo Ojo de Conejo (Vaccinium ashei Reade)

  El arándano azul tipo Ojo de Conejo (Vaccinium ashei Reade) se ha convertido en una excelente alternativa para diversificar la actividad frutícola en México, desafortunadamente, su reciente introducción está acompañada de escasa...
Ana María Castillo-González
Edilberto Avitia-García
Luis Alonzo Valdez-Aguilar
Joel Pineda-Pineda
Sandra Aguilar-Sánchez
Technociencia Chihuahua

Infección Crónica del Virus de la Tristeza de Los Cítricos en Árboles de Citrus Sinensis / C. aurantium en Un Régimen Térmico Restrictivo en Yucatán

  El virus de la tristeza de los cítricos (CTV) es un patógeno presente en casi todas las áreas citrícolas; el cual, reduce la producción en plantaciones con portainjertos susceptibles, como el naranjo agrio. El objetivo de este estudio fue caracterizar...
Patricia Rivas-Valencia
Emiliano Loeza-Kuk
Santiago Domínguez-Monge
Claudia Tania Lomas-Barrié
Revista Chapingo Serie Horticultura

Phenotypic Diversity in Lima Bean Landraces Cultivated in Brazil, Using The Ward-MLM Strategy

  Lima bean (Phaseolus lunatus L.) is an important source of protein for people as it contributes all of the essential amino acids necessary for humans. In Brazil, lima bean has a great relevance, mainly in the Northeast, where it is an alternative income in addition to a...
Raimundo Nonato Oliveira Silva
Marília Lobo Burle
Juliano Gomes Pádua
Ângela Celis de Almeida Lopes
Regina Lucia Ferreira Gomes
Jaime Martínez-Castillo
Chilean Journal of Agricultural Research

Risk Management Guide for Organic Producers

  Table of Contents: Introduction Rotation Soil health Soil fertility  Weed biology Weed management  Weed profiles Transitioning Corn production Soybean production Small grains Forages Winter cover crop Alternative crops  
Mary P. Brakke
Jeff Coulter
Carmen M. Fernholz
Jeffrey L. Gunsolus
Sheri C. Huerd
John A. Lamb
Kristine M. Moncada
Craig C. Sheaffer
James B. Stordahl
Jochum J. Wiersma
Donald L. Wyse
University of Minnesota

Effect of Maize Intercrop Plant Densities on Yield and β-Carotene Contents of Orange-Fleshed Sweetpotatoes

  Despite efforts to demonstrate the value of orange-fleshed sweetpotato (OFSP) (Ipomoea batatas L.) and quality protein maize (Zea mays L.) in combating vitamin A and protein malnutrition, small land holdings by rural poor farmers still limit the crops’ overall production in...
A. Asiimwe
I. M. Tabu
B. Lemaga
S. Tumwegamire
African Crop Science Journal

Genetic Analysis of Yield and Flesh Colour in Sweetpotato

  Pre-breeding information on the inheritance mechanism of important sweetpotato (Ipomoea batatas L.) agronomic traits is still limited. This study aimed at assessing the inheritance of five sweetpotato agronomic traits, viz. marketable fresh root yield (MFRY) and number (MNR),...
S. I. M. Naidoo
S. M. Laurie
D. A. Odeny
B. J. Vorster
W. M. Mphela
M. M. Greyling
B. G. Crampton
African Crop Science Journal

Development and Field Evaluation of Liquid Inoculants with Native Bradyrhizobial Strains for Peanut Production

  A critical process in the leguminous crops cycles is biological nitrogen fixation (BNF). Application of inoculants with N fixing bacteria is economically and environmentally favourable. The aim of this work was to select competitive native peanut microsymbionts, evaluate their...
L. Valetti
J. G. Angelini
T. Taurian
F. J. Ibáñez
V. L. Muñoz
M.S. Anzuay
L. M. Ludueña
A. Fabra
African Crop Science Journal