Soil Management - Fertilization, Compost, Nutrients

The Impacts of Biofertilizer and Mineral Fertilization on the Growth and Production of Yellow Passion Fruit Irrigated with Moderately Saline Water

  Yellow passion fruit, because it is sensitive to the salinity of irrigation water or soil, requires restrictive water management strategies and inputs that mitigate the effects of salts on plants irrigated with harmful saline water levels. As such, an experiment was designed to evaluate the...
José A. M. do Nascimento
Lourival F. Cavalcante
Ítalo H. L. Cavalcante
Walter E. Pereira
Stênio A. G. Dantas
Sherly A. da S. Medeiros
Ciencia e Investagación Agraria

Commercial Crop Guide for Beans: Green/Snap

  Content: Varieties Soil Preferences Optimum Growing Conditions Establishment Methods Fertility/Fertililzation Water/Irrigation Pest Management Bean Disease and Common Name of Fungicial Controls Bean Insect Pests and Common Name of Insecticidal Controls Weeds and Common Name of Herbicidal...
Joe Masabni
Agrilife Extension/Texas A&M System

Evaporation Rate of Vineyard and Its Relation to the Reference of the FAO Penman-Monoteith Method

  Timely and adequate irrigation scheduling in agriculture requires information corresponding to the daily rate of crops ET established or to be established in different agricultural regions. Therefore, the objective of this study was to determine the daily rate of current ET (ETa) of the vine...
Alejandro Zermeño-González
A. Isain Melendres-Alvarez
L. Alberto Fuerte-Mosqueda
J. Plutarco Munguia-López
Luis Ibarra-Jiménez
Agrociencia

Tasa de evapotranspiración del Cultivo de la Vid y Su Relación con la de Referencia del Método Fao Penman-Monteith

  Una oportuna y adecuada programación del riego en la agricultura requiere información correspondiente a la tasa de ET diaria de los cultivos establecidos o por establecer en las diferentes regiones agrícolas. Por lo tanto, el objetivo de este estudio fue determinar la...
Alejandro Zermeño-González1
A. Isain Melendres-Alvarez
L. Alberto Fuerte-Mosqueda
J. Plutarco Munguia-López
Luis Ibarra-Jiménez
Agrociencia

Evaluación de Tolerancia al NaCl en Cultivares Viníferas y Portainjertos Híbridos del Género Vitis

  El objetivo fue evaluar la supervivencia al riego con soluciones de NaCl en 28 genotipos del género Vitis para identificar su grado de tolerancia salina. Se estudiaron 11 híbridos de Vitis americanos y 17 variedades de Vitis vinifera. Plantas de 1 y 2 años se regaron...
Leandro Martin
Hernán Vila
Revista de la Facultad de Ciencias Agrarias

Irrigation Scheduling for Corn in a Coastal Saline Soil

   Currently, water scarcity is serious and the irrigation scheduling with efficient water use becomes important in China. In this study, irrigation systems were scheduled in the saline area along Laizhou Bay. Field study was conducted to determine the relation of irrigation regime and...
Chang Tingting
Shao Xiaohou
Ye Huan
Li Wei
Zhang Jie
Zhang Zhanyu
International Journal of Agricultural and Biological Engineering

Organic Gardening

  Contents:  Objectives Introduction History Principles of Organic Gardening Soil Management and Fertility Pest Management (Weeds, Insects, and Diseases) Record Keeping Summary Case Study—Think IPM: Lettuce Seedlings Frequently Asked Questions Further Reading Chapter Text...
Aimee Colf
Lucy Bradley
Frank Louws
David Orr
North Carolina Cooperative Extension Service

Soils and Plant Nutrients

  Contents:  Objectives Introduction: What is Soil? The Soil Profile Physical Properties of Soil Color Texture Structure Water-Holding Capacity How to Remediate Compaction Organic Matter Chemical Properties of Soil Cation Exchange Capacity Soil Testing How to Use a Soil Test...
David Crouse
North Carolina Cooperative Extension Service

Influence of Biozyme® on Chlorophyll Content, Flowering and Physiological Maturity of Potato ( Solanum Tuberosum L.) Cultivars

  The study was conducted at Egerton University in 2010/2011 in a split plot experiment, arranged in a randomized complete block design. The research was replicated three times and repeated once. Main plots were assigned to potato cultivars (Tigoni and Asante), while subplots were assigned to...
Karanja Benard K.
K. Isutsa Dorcas
Aguyoh Joseph N.
International Journal of Current Agricultural Research

Buenas Prácticas en la Elaboración de Mapas de Suelos

  Este documento constituye una herramienta útil no solo para analistas y especialistas en suelos, sino también para quienes toman decisiones dirigidas a impulsar este tipo de procesos para el desarrollo de un país, en general, y del sector agropecuario, en particular. El...
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