Vegetable and Fruit Production Guides, Horticulture Manuals

Effect of Irrigation Management and Straw Mulch on Yield of Common Bean (Phaseolus vulgaris L.)

  To investigate the effect of straw mulch on irrigation management and operation of common bean, split plot experiment in a randomized complete block design with three replications was conducted in the city of Astaneh Ashrafiyeh during the growing year 2012. These studies include no...
Arash Khonok
Ali Abdzad Gohari
Reza Ebrahimpour Dargah
American-Eurasian Journal of Agronomy

Effect of Spacing and Sowing Time on Growth and Yield of Carrot (Daucus carrota L.)

  An investigation was carried out at the Horticulture Farm of Sher-e-Bangla Agricultural University, Dhaka during the period from November 2005 to April 2006 to determine the growth and yield of carrot as influenced by different sowing dates and spacing. The study was conducted with...
Ashraful Kabir
Arfan Ali
M.H. Waliullah
Mehdee Mohay Men-Ur Rahman
Abdur Rashid
International Journal of Sustainable Agriculture

Growth and Yield of Summer Tomato as Influenced by Plant Growth Regulators

  A field experiment was carried out at Horticulture Farm of Sher-e-Bangla Agricultural University, Dhaka-1207, Bangladesh, to assess the effect of different plant growth regulators on tomato during summer season 2011. Different plant growth regulators (PGR) viz. PGR = Control, 0...
S. Choudhury
N. Islam
M.D. Sarkar
M.A. Ali
International Journal of Sustainable Agriculture

Assessment of Growth, Floral and Yield Attributes of Gladiolus in Response to Gibberellic Acid Treatment

  A field experiment was conducted to evaluate the effect of various concentrations of gibberellic acid (GA3) on growth, flowering and corm production of Gladiolus cv. White prosperity during October 2012 at botanical garden, Kurukshetra University, Kurukshetra. Four levels of...
Pooja Rani
Kuldeep Yadav
Nisha Kataria
Narender Singh
Muzafar Hussain Dar
Rameshwar Groach
Botany Research International

Estimación de Índice de Área Foliar y Rendimiento de Chile Poblano Cultivado en Invernadero

  El índice de área foliar (IAF) es una variable útil para caracterizar la dinámica, productividad y requerimientos hídricos de cultivos. El objetivo de este trabajo fue estimar el IAF de chile poblano (Capsicum annuum L.) con un interceptómetro y...
Cándido Mendoza-Pérez
Carlos Ramírez-Ayala
Waldo Ojeda-Bustamante
Héctor Flores-Magdaleno
Ingeníera Agrícola y Biosistemas

Iron Concentrations in Sugar Cane (Saccharum officinarum L.) Cultivated in Nutrient Solution

  Doubts remain about the adequate iron (Fe) concentration in nutrient solutions used for optimal plant growth, especially in gramineae like sugar cane (Saccharum officinarum L.). Therefore, the aim of this study was to evaluate the effect of Fe concentrations on growth, green color index and...
Valeria Santos-Cavalcante
Renato de Mello-Prado
Ricardo de Lima-Vasconcelos
Cid N. Silva-Campos
Agrociencia

Concentraciones de Hierro en Caña de Azúcar (Saccharum officinarum L.) Cultivada en Solución Nutritiva

  Hay dudas acerca de la concentración adecuada de hierro (Fe) en soluciones nutritivas para el crecimiento óptimo de las plantas, sobre todo en gramíneas como la caña de azúcar (Saccharum officinarum L.). Por lo tanto, el objetivo de este estudio fue evaluar...
Valeria Santos-Cavalcante
Renato de Mello-Prado
Ricardo de Lima-Vasconcelos
Cid N. Silva-Campos
Agrociencia

Concentración de Fructosa en Frutos de Toronja (Citrus paradisi Macf.) en Desarrollo

  El estudio se realizó en el ciclo 2014-2015, en una huerta de toronja (Citrus paradisi Macf.) variedad Rio Red, del Municipio de General Terán, N.L. México. El objetivo fue evaluar la concentración de fructosa en frutos de toronja en desarrollo...
Héctor Rojas Pérez
Jeús Martínez-de La Cerda
Adalberto Benavidez-Mendoza
Emilio Olivarez-Sánez
Juana Aranda-Ruiz
Adriana Gutiérrez-Diez
Alejandro I. Luna Maldonado
Erika N. Rivas Martínez
Technociencia Chihuahua

Combining Ability and Gene Action Studies for Heat-tolerance Physio-biochemical Traits in Tomato

  High temperature disrupts normal physiological functions of plant and affects its growth and development. A 5×5 diallel cross in tomato (Lycopersicon esculentum) showed Nagcarlan to be the best combiner for heat-tolerance traits. The crosses involving high General Combining...
Uttam Bhattarai
Pranab Talukdar
Akashi Sharma
Ranjan Das
Asian Journal of Agricultural Research

Effects of Planting Bed and Density on the Yield of Pineapple (Ananas comosus L. var., MD2) Grown in Short Rainy Season in Southern Côte d’Ivoire

  Background and Objective: The insertion of MD2 pineapple in the international trade of fruits has helped reduce drastically the share of Côte d’Ivoire, a long-time leader in the European market with the variety Smooth Cayenne. In order to regain the lost market share, ...
Ouattara Généfol
Camara Brahima
Bomisso Edson Lezin
Cherif Mamadou
Sorho Fatogoma
Dick Acka Emmanuel
Konè Daouda
Yocoli Eugène
Asian Journal of Agricultural Research