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The steady increase in the price of protein feed ingredients and the retraction of antibiotics from diets has encouraged nutritionists to search the alternatives for protein source and functional feedstuffs that can substitute the role of antibiotic growth promoters in poultry production. With...

Author(s)
Sugiharto, S.
Publisher
Veterinary World, Wankaner, India
Citation
Veterinary World, 2020, 13, 8, pp 1613-1619
Abstract

Papaya (Carica papaya L.) is widely cultivated and consumed in tropical and subtropical regions of the world. However, a number of diseases prevent the expansion of the crop, the two most prominent of which are 'black spot' and 'phoma spot'. Considering the increasing market demand for fruits free...

Author(s)
Poltronieri, T. P. de S.; Silveira, S. F. da; Vivas, M.; Santa-Catarina, R.; Azevedo, A. O. N.; Santos, P. H. D. dos; Vettorazzi, J. C. F.; Ramos, H. C. C.; Pereira, M. G.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Crop Protection, 2020, 137,
Abstract

Objective this study aimed to determine the thermal favorability for the oidium (Oidium caricae) and early blight (Asperisporium caricae) in areas of edaphoclimatic aptitude for the papaya (Carica papaya) in the Espírito Santo state, Brazil. The edaphoclimatic zoning was based on the overlapping of ...

Author(s)
Moreira, T. R.; Silva, S. F. da; Gandine, S. M. da S.; Souza, K. B. de; Senhorelo, A. P.; Heitor, F. D.; Parajara, M. do C.; Ribeiro, W. R.; Gonçalves, M. S.; Pinheiro, A. A.; Billo, D.; Araújo, E. F.; Nascimento, G. S. P.; Berude, L. C.; Barros, Q. S.; Silva, R. F.; Santos, G. M. A. D. A. dos; Santos, A. R. dos
Publisher
Elsevier, Oxford, UK
Citation
Journal of Thermal Biology, 2020, 92,
Abstract

Texture and aroma of the fruit are important factors that directly affect the taste and consumer preferences. One of the factors that may affect the smell of green papayas is the amount of latex produced due to its unclear harvesting period. Therefore, this study aimed to evaluate its smell by a...

Author(s)
Bodinthanaphat, W.; Thaipong, K.; Luengwilai, K.
Publisher
International Tropical Fruits Network (TFNet), Selangor, Malaysia
Citation
Proceedings of the International Symposium on Tropical Fruits (ISTF2019), "Recent advances and best practices to improve productivity and enhance market access for tropical fruits", Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, 24-26 September 2019, 2020, pp 101-101
Abstract

The Malaysian Government is focused on increasing the production of fruit types that can contribute economically to the industry. Among the fruits, are papaya and banana, which are important for local consumption and export. However, the goal to increase the production and export has been hampered...

Author(s)
Mohamad Roff Mohd. Noor; Ganisan Krishnen
Publisher
International Tropical Fruits Network (TFNet), Selangor, Malaysia
Citation
Proceedings of the International Symposium on Tropical Fruits (ISTF2019), "Recent advances and best practices to improve productivity and enhance market access for tropical fruits", Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, 24-26 September 2019, 2020, pp 37-47
Abstract

Indonesia has great potential as a major producer of tropical fruits in the region. The strengths are in genetic resources, sufficient land and labor, different harvest season among regions, and good market potential. The high population number and increasing of public awareness to consume more...

Author(s)
Ellina Mansyah; Agus Sutanto; Martias; Panca Jarot Santoso; Tribudiyanti; Rebin; Hardiyanto; Yufdy, M. P.
Publisher
International Tropical Fruits Network (TFNet), Selangor, Malaysia
Citation
Proceedings of the International Symposium on Tropical Fruits (ISTF2019), "Recent advances and best practices to improve productivity and enhance market access for tropical fruits", Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, 24-26 September 2019, 2020, pp 20-26
Abstract

Bananas and, particularly, tropical fruits continue to be among the fastest growing agricultural commodities. These fruits constitute a significant source of economic growth, income, food security and nutrition for the rural sectors of many developing countries. While production and consumption...

Author(s)
Altendorf, S.
Publisher
International Tropical Fruits Network (TFNet), Selangor, Malaysia
Citation
Proceedings of the International Symposium on Tropical Fruits (ISTF2019), "Recent advances and best practices to improve productivity and enhance market access for tropical fruits", Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, 24-26 September 2019, 2020, pp 14-14
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Postharvest handling, storage and quality.

This chapter provides information on the various factors to consider during the harvesting and handling of pawpaw fruits, such as fruit maturity and visual and sensorial quality characteristics. The benefits of the use of coatings and wraps, optimum temperatures and various packing and storage...

Author(s)
Pauziah Muda; Chen Jung [Chen, J. N.]; Paull, R. E.
ISBN
2020 CABI (H ISBN 9781789241907)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Greenhouse cultivation.

This chapter focuses on the advantages and disadvantages of the greenhouse cultivation of pawpaws. Information on the various greenhouse types, the importance of cultivar selection, cultivation techniques and pests and diseases affecting pawpaw cultivation in greenhouses are also presented.

Author(s)
Galán Saúco, V.; Pérez Hernández, E.
ISBN
2020 CABI (H ISBN 9781789241907)
Type
Book chapter
Abstract

Arthropods can provide ecosystem services or disservices to agricultural systems. Whereas herbivores can cause substantial crop losses, natural enemies can offer pest regulation services that otherwise would be difficult to obtain. Two major factors affecting arthropod communities within...

Author(s)
Flores-Gutierrez, A. M.; Mora, F.; Avila-Cabadilla, L. D.; Boege, K.; Del-Val, E.
Publisher
Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Agriculture, Ecosystems & Environment, 2020, 293,

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