Organic Vegetable & Fruit Production, Insect & Disease Control

Alimentos Producidos Orgánicamente

  Estas directrices se han preparado con el fin de ofrecer un enfoque concertado respecto a los requisitos que socalzan la producción, el etiquetado y la producción de propiedades de los alimentos producidos orgánicamente. La finalidad de estas directrices es: Proteger a...
World Health Organization
World Health Organization

Organic Polyculture of Passion Fruit, Pineapple, Corn and Cassava: The Influence of Green Manure and Distance between Espaliers

  The organic fruit crop should incorporate the principles of sustainable agriculture, with a guarantee of productivity coupled with ecological diversity, using techniques of policultive with regional species. The aim of the study was to evaluate the effect of the green manure crops [Canavalia...
Sebastião Elviro de Araújo Neto
Pedro Arruda Campos
Leonardo Barreto Tavella
Antônio Jussier da Silva Solino
Irene Ferro da Silva
Ciência e Agrotecnologia

Manual Para hacer Agricultura Ecológica

  Este libro empezó siendo unos apuntes de clase del autor en los cursos de Iniciación a la Agricultura Ecológica que el CIFA (Centro de Investigación y Formación Agraria) de la Mojonera (Almería) viene organizando a lo largo de los últimos a...
Luis Guerrero Alarcón
Cajamar Caja Rural

Pepper-Garlic Intercropping System Improves Soil Biology and Nutrient Status in Plastic Tunnel

  A two year (2009-2011) experiment was conducted to investigate effect of pepper-garlic intercropping system on soil biology and nutrient profile in plastic tunnel to overcome continuous monocropping obstacles. During first year’s trial, garlic cloves of four cultivars (G026, G025, and...
Muhammad Azam Khan
Cheng Zhihui
Abdul Rehman Khan
Shah Jahan Rana
Bushra Ghazanfar
International Journal of Agricultural and Biology

Icebox Watermelon Variety Trial

  The first icebox watermelon variety was introduced in the U.S. almost 50 years ago (Maynard, 2004), but it was only in 2005 that icebox watermelons became commonly available in grocery stores throughout the U.S. Icebox watermelon weigh between 6 and 12 pounds, they come in a variety of...
Carol Miles
Kathryn Kolker
Gail Becker
Lydia Garth
Jenn Reed
Tracy Smith
Liz Nelson
Jeannie Garth
Washington State University Cooperative Extension

Marketing Manual and Web Directory for Organic Spices, Culinary Herbs and Essential Oils

  Contents:  Introduction and Summary World Organic Trade- An Overview Organic Spices and Herbs Organic Essential Oils and Oleoresins   
Mike Jack
International Trade Centre

Growing Vegetables Organically

  Growing vegetables organically can be rewarding and productive. This publication explains the basic elements of successful organic vegetable production, from initial site location, soil preparation, irrigation and variety selection to insect and disease control, composting, mulching and...
George Boyhan
Robert Westerfield
Suzzanne Tate
UGA Extension

Weed Management on Organic Farms

  Organic farmers struggling to develop effective and economical weed management practices are not alone. Farmers rank weeds as the number one barrier to organic production (Walz, 1999). And organic farmers cite weed management as their number one research priority. In approaching weed...
Denise M. Finney
Nancy G. Creamer
David W. Monks
Katie M. Jennings
Wayne E. Mitchem
NC Cooperative Extension Service

The Canadian Market for Organic Food and Beverages

  Contents:  Introduction and General Summary Supply and Demand Market Characteristics  Distribution Channels Market Access 
Rudy Kortbech-Olesen
International Trade Centre

Organic Food Products in China Market Overview

  Study providing an overview of the Chinese market for organic products – looks at the Chinese organic production, market size and its characteristics; outlines organic standards and regulations, import requirements, consumer profile and behaviour, and distribution channels; identifies...
Vitoon Panyakul
Zhou Zejiang
Emilio Portocarrero
Alexander Kasterine
Julie Wolf
Danielle Carpenter-Sprüngli
Kathryn Della Corte
Vicky Hagen
International Trade Centre