Agricultural Pest Control, Integrated Pest Management (IPM), Organic Pest Control

Estandarización de Un Método de Detección Molecular del Cucumber mosaic virus (cmv) en Banano Ecuatoriano

  El cultivo del banano en el Ecuador se ve afectado por una serie de enfermedades, de las cuales el Cucumber mosaic virus (cmv) es uno de los  fitopatógenos más importantes. Con este estudio se buscó estandarizar una técnica molecular para...
Johanna Liseth Buitrón-Bustamante
Luis Eduardo Morillo-Velastegui
Corpoica Cienc Tecnol Agropecuaria, Mosquera

Applied Research on Field Crop Disease and Nematode Management 2017

  Table of Contents:  Acknolwedgements List of Cooperators and Contributros Policy for Acceptance of Pesticides Summary of 2017 Growing Season  Comparison of generic and premium fungicide timings for control of scab and foliar diseases of wheat, Location 1 (WHTFUN117, TAREC...
Hillary L. Mehl
Virginia Cooperative Extension

Growing Pomegranates in Florida: Establishment Costs and Production Practices

  Table of Contents: Introduction Establishment Irrigation Pruning Fertilization Weed Management Inseccts and Diseases Concluding Remarks  References      
Feng Wu
Zhengfei Guan
Gary Vallad
IFAS Extension, University of Florida

Induced Systemic Resistance to Meloidogyne spp by β,amino Butyric Acid in Tomato

  β,amino butyric acid (BABA) induced resistance against Meloigogyne spp in tomato. Signifi- cantly (p = 0.05) less, 41.11 second stage juve- niles (J2) enter the roots of treated than, 116.66 J2 in untreated control plants. Root fresh and dry weight (Rfw, Rdw) were 2.87 and 0.12 g in...
Shamaael S. Mutar
Farkad A. Fattah
Agricultural Sciences

Fertilización Complementada con Sílice en La Resistencia del Tomate a Fusarium oxysporum Schtdl.

  A nivel mundial, el tomate ocupa el primer lugar en producción. Este fruto presenta beneficios como antioxidante y es ampliamente usado en la cocina mesoamericana. Entre las enfermedades que presenta se encuentra la causada por Fusarium oxysporum, que produce marchitez y muerte de la...
Yolanda García-Ramos
María Elena Galindo-Tovar
Joaquín Murguía-González
Ivonne Landero-Torres
Agronomía Mesoamericana

Variabilidad Patogénica de Colletotrichum lindemuthianum y Resistencia en Germoplasma de Phaseolus vulgaris L. de Ecuador

  La antracnosis causada por Colletotrichum lindemuthianum, es una de las enfermedades de mayor importancia económica del cultivo de fréjol (Phaseolus vulgaris L.) en Ecuador. La mejor alternativa de control es el uso de variedades resistentes. C. lindemuthianum...
Diego Rodríguez-Ortega
Laura Vega-Jiménez
Ángel Murillo-Ilbay
Eduardo Peralta-Idrovo
Juan Carlos Rosas-Sotomayor
Agricultural Sciences

Organic Vegetable Gardening in Florida

  Florida’s climate allows homeowners to grow fresh, delicious vegetables nearly year-round. Basic vegetable gardening information, planting dates, reliable varieties, and much more can be found in the Florida Vegetable Gardening Guide, available from your county...
Danielle D. Treadwell
Sydney Park Brown
James Stephens
Susan Webb
IFAS Extension, University of Florida

Storing Pesticides Safely

  Table of Contents: Storage Tips Consult the label for specific storage requirements Design a pesticide storage area Store pesticides safely  
Virgina Cooperative Extension
Virginia Cooperative Extension

Insect Pests of Potatoes in Home Gardens

  Table of Contents: Colorado Potato Beetle Potato Leafhopper Potato Tubeworm
Eric Day
Thomas P. Kuhar
Virginia Cooperative Extension

Flea Beetles Attacking Brassica Plants in Virginia

  Table of Contents: Classification Identification Life History Hosts Distribution Description of Damage Control
James A. C. Mason
Thomas P. Kuhar
Virginia Cooperative Extension