Soil Management - Fertilization, Compost, Nutrients

The Role of Green Manure Nitrogen Use by Corn and Sugarcane Crops in Brazil

  Three assays were developed from April 3, 1995 to October 10, 2005. The work with corn was conducted in a greenhouse, using velvet bean (Mucuna aterrima) and sunn hemp (Crotalaria juncea) as green manure with 15N labeling of either shoots or roots, in two soils with con- trasting textural...
Edmilson José Ambrosano
Heitor Cantarella
Gláucia Maria Bovi Ambrosano
Fábio Luis Ferreira Dias
Fabrício Rossi
Paulo Cesar Ocheuze Trivelin
Takashi Muraoka
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

Influence of Fertilizer Type on Beet Production and Post-Harvest Quality Characteristic

  The beet (Beta vulgaris L.) vegetable is of great importance in the Brazilian market, mainly by having high nutritional values in consumer diet. Thus, the objective of this work was to evaluate the effects of organic and mineral fertilization on the production and post-harvest...
Carmen Rosa da Silva Curvêlo
Layane Hyasmin Bernardes Diniz
Alexandre Igor de Azevedo Pereira
Luiz Leonardo Ferreira
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

‘Florida Beauty’ Strawberry

  ‘Florida Beauty’ (PPAF) is a new strawberry cultivar released by the University of Florida and commercialized in 2017. This cultivar was originally evaluated as breeding selection FL 12.121-5. ‘Florida Beauty’ originated from a 2012 cross between...
Vance M. Whitaker
Natalia A. Peres
Shinsuke Agehara
IFAS Extension, University of Florida

2018 Southeastern US Vegetable Crop Handbook

  Table of Contents: General Production Recommendations List of Insects, Disease, and Weed Control Tables Specific Commodity Recommendation Pest Management Calibrating Chemical Application Equipment Registered Fungicides, Insecticides, and Miticides for Vegetables Insect and Weed Control...
A. Majumdar
J.M. Kemble
G.G. Kennedy
J.F. Walgenbach
R.B. Batts
M. Clough
J.M. Davis
E.R. Eure
C.C. Gunter
K.M. Jennings
D.W. Monks
J.R. Schultheis
A.C. Thornton
T.E. Birdsell
L.M. Quesada-Ocampo
F.J. Louws
I.M. Meadows
A.N. Sparks
G.E. Boyhan
T.W. Coolong
B. Dutta
S. Culpepper
R. A. Schmidt-Jeffris
P. Smith
R.L. Hassell
G.A. Miller
B.K. Ward
A. Keinath
M. Cutulle
K. Fontenot
C. Motsenbocker
T. Smith
R. Singh
E. Rebek
L. Brandenberger
G. Driever
J. Shrefler
K. Woodburn
J. Damicone
H. Zhang
R.D. French
J. Lee
A. McWhirt
R.T. Bessin
E. Pfeufer
H. Savoy
F.A. Hale
C. Sams
A.L. Wszelaki
R.A. Arancibia
R.A. Straw
T.P. Kuhar
S.L. Rideout
M.S. Reiter
Southeastern Vegetable Extension Workers

Influencia de La Fertirrigación Nitrogenada en La Concentración de Nitratos en El Extracto Celular de Peciolo, El Rendimiento y La Calidad de Tomate de Invernadero

  El nitrógeno es el macronutriente que más afecta el rendimiento y la calidad de los productos hortícolas cosechados. Sin embargo, es importante conocer la respuesta de cada cultivo y ambiente en particular a fin de obtener el mayor uso eficiente del nutriente...
Fidel Núñez-Ramírez
Raúl Leonel Grijalva-Contreras
Fabián Robles-Contreras
Rubén Macías-Duarte
María Isabel Escobosa-García
Jesús Santillano Cázares
Revista de la Facultad de Ciencias Agrarias

Emergence and Morphophysiology of Sunki Mandarin and Other Citrus Genotypes Seedlings under Saline Stress

  The scarcity of good quality water is a limiting factor for irrigated agriculture, especially in arid and semiarid regions, where water sources generally contain high concentrations of ions. In such conditions, it is essential to cultivate genotypes with economic potential and tolerance to...
Marcos E. B. Brito
Lauriane A. A. Soares
Walter S. Soares Filho
Pedro D. Fernandes
Elaine C. B. Silva
Francisco V. S. Sá
Luderlândio A. Silva
Spanish Journal of Agricultural Research

Herbs for Texas Landscape

  Herbs are an ancient category of the plant world. Found almost everywhere, herbs have been defined generally as “the useful plants.” Besides adding beauty, herbs are used for cooking, making scents and perfumes, practicing aromatherapy, herbal healing in ...
Joseph Masabni
Ann Wheeler
Mengmeng Gu
Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service

Growing Potatoes at Home

  The potato is one of America's most popular vegetables. Each year, Americans eat an average of 125 pounds of potatoes per person. Solanum tuberosum--also called the Irish potato--is a cool season crop. During the winter and spring months, Florida's commercial farms grow and...
Horticulture Sciences Department, University of Florida
Horticulture Sciences Department, University of Florida