Vegetable and Fruit Production Guides, Horticulture Manuals

Alkylating efficiency of sodium azide on pod yield, nut size and nutrition composition of Samnut 10 and Samnut 20 varieties of groundnut (Arachis hypogea L.)

  Mutation has been utilised to improve growth and yield of many food crops, but only little effort has been made to ascertain the nutritional advantages in such improved crops. The present study evaluates the alkylating efficiency of sodium azide of different concentrations on pod yield, nut...
D.A. Animasaun
S. Oyedeji
M.A. Azeez
A.O. Onasanya
African Journal of Food, Agriculture, Nutrition and Development

Comportamiento de siete cultivares de Allium cepa L. ante diferentes niveles de estrés salino

Se evaluó el comportamiento de siete genotipos de cebolla ante la salinidad a partir de la fase de trasplante. El estrés salino se indujo adicionando al sustrato de arena una solución de CaSO4, MgSO4 y NaCl (1:2,5:3) en diferentes concentraciones que permitieron alcanzar...
G. García
M. García
H. Ramírez
Bioagro

Nitrógeno, distancia entre surcos, rendimiento y productividad del agua en dos cultivares de frijol

El manejo de las prácticas agrícolas se ha considerado una estrategia para incrementar el rendimiento del frijol. Así, el objetivo de este estudio fue determinar el efecto de la distancia entre surcos de siembra  y la aplicación de N sobre la productividad...
J. A. Escalante-Estrada
M. T. Rodríguez-González
Y. I. Escalante-Estrada
Bioagro

North Carolina Agricultural Chemicals Manual: Fertilizer Use

  Contents: Lime and Fertilizer Suggestions for Field, Pasture, and Hay Crops Fertilizer Suggestions for Tree Fruit Fertilizer Suggestions for Small Fruit Lime and Fertilizer Suggestions for Lawns Fertilizer Suggestions for Ornamental Plants in Landscapes Fertilizer Suggestions for Nursery...
C. R. Crozier
D. L. Osmond
M. Castillo
E. J. Dunphy
K. Edmisten
L. Fisher
R. W. Heiniger
D. L. Jordan
J. M. Luginbuhl
D. H. Hardy
M. L. Parker,
J. Pattison
B. Cline
G. E. Fernandez
K. Hicks
Charles Peacock
Grady Miller
Matt Martin
B. Fair
A. V. LeBude
J. R. Schultheis
J. M. Davis
North Carolina Cooperative Extension Service

North Carolina Agricultural Chemicals Manual: Plant Growth Regulators

  This publication explains plant growth regulators for a variety of crops. Harvest Aids and Preharvest Dessicants Growth-Regulating Chemicals for Apples Growth Regulators for Floricultural Crops in Greenhouses Growth Regulators for Woody Ornamental Crops Growth Regulators for Fruiting...
K. L. Edmisten
G. D. Collins
K. M. Jennings
S. J. McArtney
M. L. Parker
B. E. Whipker
A. V. LeBude
C. C. Gunter
D. L. Jordan
L. R. Fisher
J. A. Priest
D. S. Whitley
F. H. Yelverton
R. Cooper
T. W. Gannon
North Carolina Cooperative Extension Service

Respuesta de un cultivo de ajo regado con efluentes urbanos tratados, aplicación de biosólidos y fertilización líquida

A partir del tratamiento de aguas residuales urbanas se obtienen efluentes y biosólidos potencialmente utilizables como fuente de agua para riego y nutrientes. Un cultivo de ajo blanco se realizó en Río Cuarto (Córdoba), regado por goteo utilizando efluentes urbanos e...
L. Grosso
F. Salusso
D. Ramos
R. Crespi
M. Pugliese
Asociación Argentina de Horticultura ASAHO

Effect of Different Tillage Methods on Crop Yield and Yield Components of Watermelon

  A two year field experiment was conducted to investigate the response of crop yield and yield components of watermelon to different tillage methods in the arid lands of Iran. Tillage treatments in the study were moldboard plow + two passes of disk harrow as conventional tillage (CT), two...
Fereydoun Keshavarzpour
Academic Journal of Plant Sciences

Blackberry Pruning Diagram

This graphic will guide growers as they prune blackberry or raspberry plants. It’s a simple, four-step diagram that is easy to follow and reinforces the instructions with images. Growers might consider printing this PDF and posting in appropriate areas of the operation for reference while...
Gina E. Fernandez
NC State University

Types of Trellises

Visual examples of the different types of trellises used to grow blackberries and raspberries. Includes dimensions and pictures of each type. Growers use many trellis support systems to support bramble canes. Your trellising goal is to minimize labor and maximize yield. Each trellis type has its...
NC State University
NC State University

Managing the almond and stone fruit replant disease complex with less soil fumigant

As much as one-third of California's almond and stone fruit acreage is infested with potentially debilitating plant parasitic nematodes, and even more of the land is impacted by Prunus replant disease (PRD), a poorly understood soilborne disease complex that suppresses early growth and...
Greg T. Browne
Bruce D. Lampinen
Brent A. Holtz
David A. Doll
Shrinivasa K. Upadhyaya
Leigh S. Schmidt
Ravindra G. Bhat
Vasu Udompetaikul
Robert W. Coates
Bradley D. Hanson
Karen M. Klonsky
Suduan Gao
Dong Wang
Matt Gillis
James S. Gerik
R. Scott Johnson
California Agriculture