Plant Pathology, Disease Control of Fruit and Vegetables

North Carolina Extension Gardener Handbook: Plants Grown in Containers

  Table of Contents:  Objectives Introduction Start with High-Quality Plants Transporting Plants Selecting a Container Material Weight Color Drainage Size Potting Mixes, Substrates, or Growing Media Qualties of Good Growing Media Potting Plants Repotting Nutrient Management​...
Diane Mays
Kim Richter
Lucy Bradley
Julie Sherk
Mark Kistler
Joe Neal
North Carolina Cooperative Extension

North Carolina Extension Gardener Handbook: Small Fruits

  Table of Contents: Objectives Introduction Strawberries Blackberries and Raspberries (Brambles or Caneberries) Blueberries Grapes Kiwis Case Study—Think IPM: Berry Problems Frequently Asked Questions Further Reading Chapter Text Hyperlinks For More Information NC State and NC...
Gina Fernandez
Bill Cline
Bill Cline
Hannah Burrack
North Carolina Cooperative Extension

Xanthomonas Fragariae Genetic Variability and Its Severity on Strawberry (Frigaria X Ananassa duch) Genotypes

  Xanthomonas fragariae is the causative agent of the angular leaf spot of strawberries (FragariaXananassa Duch). This microorganism is subject to quarantine for the mobilization and transport of propagation plant material in several countries. There is no information about the pathogen’...
Noemí Rivera-Zabala
Daniel L. Ochoa-Martínez
Reyna I. Rojas-Martínez
Douglas Rodríguez-Martínez
Sergio Aranda-Ocampo
José M. Zapién-Macías
Agrociencia

El Problema de La Peca en Cultivos de Agucate (Persea Americana Mill.) del Norte del Tolima, Colombia

  La peca (nombre común) es actualmente el problema fitosanitario de mayor relevancia en los cultivos de aguacate del norte del Tolima. En Colombia existe escasa información sobre el agente causal y los factores externos que lo favorecen, lo que apremi...
Julián Reina-Noreña
Mildred Julieth Mayorga-Cobos
Stefanny Julieth Caldas-Herrera
Jeisson Rodríguez-Valenzuela
Edgar Herney Varón-Devia
Revista Corpoica Ciencia y Tecnología Agorpecuaria

Variabilidad Genética de Xanthomonas Fragariae y Su Severidad en Genotipos de Fresa (Frigaria X Ananassa duch)

  Xanthomonas fragariae es el agente causal de la mancha angular de la hoja en fresa (FragariaXananassa Duch) y es un microorganismo sujeto a cuarentena para la movilización y transporte de material vegetal de propagación en varios países. En Mé...
Noemí Rivera-Zabala
Daniel L. Ochoa-Martínez
Reyna I. Rojas-Martínez
Douglas Rodríguez-Martínez
Sergio Aranda-Ocampo
José M. Zapién-Macías
Agrociencia

Insect Population Parameters of Acanthoscelides obtectus (Say.) in Grains of Five Cultivars of Common Beans (Phaseolus vulgaris L.)

  Acanthoscelides obtectus (Coleoptera, Bruchidae) is a phytophagous insect that feeds on beans (Phaseolus vulgaris L.) during storage, principally in temperate climate regions. For this reason, it is necessary to determine population parameters of this coleopteran that would...
Jorge Vera-Graziano
Serafín Cruz-Izquierdo
Agrociencia

North Carolina Extension Gardener Handbook: Tree Fruit and Nuts

  Table of Contents: Objectives Introduction Selecting and Placing Fruit and Nut Trees in a Home Landscape Site Selection Regional Considerations Tree Selection Cultural Practices Planting Nutrient Management Mulch Pruning and Training Factors Affecting Fruiting Pollination Pruning...
Michael L. Parker
North Carolina Cooperative Extension

Vegetable Gardening: A Beginner's Guide

  Vegetable gardening consists of selecting a site, planning the garden, preparing the soil, choosing the seeds and plants, planting a crop, and nurturing the plants until they are ready for harvest. The end result is fresh produce to eat, share, or sell. Anyone who is willing to invest some...
Shawn Banks
Lucy Bradley
North Carolina Cooperative Extension

Relationship of Date Palm Tree Density to Dubas Bug Ommatissus lybicus Infestation in Omani Orchards

  Date palm trees, Phoenix dactylifera, are the primary crop in Oman. Most date palm cultivation is under the traditional agricultural system. The plants are usually under dense planting, which makes them prone to pest infestation. The main pest attacking date palm crops in Oman is...
Rashid H. Al Shidi
Lalit Kumar
Salim A. H. Al-Khatri
Malik M. Albahri
Mohammed S. Alaufi
Agriculture

Estudio de La Resistencia a Bemisia tabaci (Gennadius) (Hemiptera: Aleyrodidae) en Germoplasma Cultivado y Silvestre de Tomate (Solanum lycopersicum L.)

  En la Universidad Nacional de Colombia sede Palmira, en condiciones de campo y casa de malla, se evaluaron por preferencia para oviposición y número de ninfas de mosca blanca (Bemisia tabaci (Gennadius)) varias accesiones silvestres y poblaciones segregantes de tomate...
Yeimy García Valencia
Nora Cristina Mesa Cobo
Edgar Iván Estrada
Yuri Mena
Acta Agronómica