Vegetable and Fruit Production Guides, Horticulture Manuals

Manual de producción de garbanzos

Recomendaciones para siembras en suelos arcillosos Tópicos incluidos: Características del garbanzo: variedades y mercado Preparación de los suelos arcillosos y seimbra de garbanzo en camas de siembra elevadas o camellones Manejo del riego y fertilida Control de...
Juan Tay
INIA Chile

Prácticas Culturales para la Producción Comercial de Fresas en Florida

La fresa (Fragaria x ananassa Duch.) se produce comercialmente en más de una docena de estados, pero California y Florida son responsables de la mayor producción de fresas en los Estados Unidos de Norteamérica. Florida ocupa el segundo lugar en los EE.UU. en la producci...
Bielinski M. Santos
Henner A. Obregón
University of Florida, IFAS Extension

Tomato Production in Florida

The tomato production manual addresses the following topics: Varieties Seeding and planting Fertilizer and lime Plant tissue analysis Petiole sap testing Pruning Irrigation Weed management Insect management Disease management Production costs
S.M. Olson
W.M. Stall
G.E. Vallad
S.E. Webb
S.A. Smith
E.H. Simonne
E.J. McAvoy
B.M. Santos
University of Florida, IFAS Extension

Sweetpotato Production in Florida

The sweetpotato production manual addresses the following topics: Varieties Seeding and planting Fertilizer and lime Plant tissue analysis Cultural practices Irrigation Nematode-free transplants Nematode management Weed management Insect management Disease...
S.M. Olson
M.L. Lamberts
W.M. Stall
S. Zhang
S.E. Webb
University of Florida, IFAS Extension

Sweet Corn Production

Contents Botany and Planting Cultivars Pesticides for Weed, Arthropod and Disease Management for Sweet Corn. Tables Table 10.1. Planting information for strawberries. Table 10.2. Selected herbicides approved for managing weeds in strawberry. Table 10.3. Selected insecticides approved...
Monica Ozores-Hampton
Eugene J. McAvoy
Peter J. Dittmar
Susan E. Webb
Richard N. Raid
Stephen M. Olson
University of Florida, IFAS Extension

Potato Production in Florida

The potato production manual addresses the following topics: Varieties Seeding and planting Fertilizer and lime Plant tissue analysis Petiole sap testing Potato vine desiccants Irrigation Weed management Insect management Disease management Production...
S.M. Olson
B.M. Santos
E.H. Simonne
W.M. Stall
S.E. Webb
S.A. Smith
P.D. Roberts
University of Florida, IFAS Extension

Pepper Production in Florida

This production manual covers hot and sweet peppers. The topics addressed in this manual are the following : Varieties Seeding and planting Fertilizer and lime Plant tissue analysis Petiole sap testing Irrigation Weed management Insect management Disease...
S.M. Olson
E.H. Simonne
W.M. Stall
G.E. Vallad
S.E. Webb
E.J. McAvoy
S.A. Smith
University of Florida, IFAS Extension

Lettuce, Endive, and Escarole Production in Florida

This production manual Addresses the following topics: Varieties Seeding and planting Fertilizer and lime Plant tissue analysis Irrigation Hydroponic production Weed management Insect management Disease management
B.M. Santos
W.M. Stall
R.N. Raid
S.E. Webb
University of Florida, IFAS Extension

Legume Production in Florida: Snapbean, Lima Bean, Southernpea, Snowpea

The legume production manual addresses the following topics: Varieties Seeding and planting Fertilizer and lime Plant tissue analysis Irrigation Weed management Insect management Disease management Production cost
S.M. Olson
E.H. Simonne
W.M. Stall
S.E. Webb
S. Zhang
S.A. Smith
University of Florida, IFAS Extension

Manual de manejo pre y poscosecha de aguacate (Persea americana)

  Extensivo manual de pre y postcosecha de avocado (palta o aguacate). Incluye los siguientes tópicos: Prácticas precosecha y su efecto en el rendimiento y calidad poscosecha Acondicionamiento del aguacate para el mercado fresco Alteraciones poscosecha, daños mec...
María del Milagro Cerdas Araya
Marta Montero Calderón
Eduardo Díaz Cordero
Universidad de Costa Rica