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This book was first published under the title Fruits of India: tropical and subtropical. It was updated in 1990 and the title changed to reflect the change in content, a number of fruit crops widely grown in tropical and subtropical regions, but not popular in India, being included. Thirty-one...

Publisher
Naya Prokash, Calcutta, India
Citation
Fruits: tropical and subtropical., 1990, pp 838 pp.
Abstract

This multiauthor book contains an introductory chapter on postharvest handling of tropical and subtropical fruits for export, followed by individual chapters on the following fruits: citrus; bananas and plantains; mangoes; pineapples; guavas; pawpaws; litchis; kiwifruits; olives; figs; cherimoyas;...

Publisher
CAB INTERNATIONAL, Wallingford, UK
Citation
Postharvest physiology and storage of tropical and subtropical fruits., 1997, pp xviii + 423 pp.
Abstract

This book has 22 chapters focusing on the postharvest biology and technology of the following tropical and subtropical fruits: cocona (Solanum sessiliflorum), coconut (Cocos nucifera), dabai (Canarium odontophyllum), date (Phoenix dactylifera), durian (Durio zibethenus), feijoa (Acca sellowiana),...

Author(s)
Yahia, E. M.
Publisher
Woodhead Publishing Ltd, Cambridge, UK
Citation
Postharvest biology and technology of tropical and subtropical fruits. Volume 3: cocona to mango, 2011, pp xxix + 584 pp.
Abstract

Introduced fruit crops from a broad geographical range have become established in Vietnam. Carambola (Averrhoa carambola), cucumber tree (A. bilimbi), durian, malay apple (Syzygium malaccense), mangosteen and tamarind have come from south and southeast Asia. Japan and China have contributed...

Author(s)
Le, H. T.; Hancock, J. F.; Ton That Trinh
Citation
Fruit Varieties Journal, 1998, 52, 3, pp 158-168
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Nematode parasites of subtropical and tropical fruit tree crops.

This paper focuses on the parasitic nematodes infesting avocado (Persea americana), fig (Ficus carica), guava (Psidium guajava), lychee (Litchi chinensis), mango (Mangifera indica), olive (Olea europaea), pawpaw (Carica papaya), persimmon (Diospyros kaki), cashew (Anacardium occidentale), macadamia ...

Author(s)
El-Borai, F. E.; Duncan, L. W.
ISBN
2005 CABI Publishing (H ISBN 9780851997278)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Info
Cover for Biotechnology of fruit and nut crops.

This book is a comprehensive reference work on the current status of biotechnology of the major temperate, subtropical and tropical fruit and nut crop species of the world, including Actinidia spp., Anacardium occidentale, Mangifera indica, Pistacia vera, Annona spp., Cocos nucifera, Elaeis...

Author(s)
Litz, R. E.
ISBN
2005 CAB International (H ISBN 9780851996622)
Type
Book
Abstract

Meloidogyne enterolobii (syn. M. mayaguensis) has been reported to cause severe damage in commercial guava orchards and other plants in Central and South American countries. Considering the risk of introduction and dissemination of this pest in the European region, M. enterolobii was placed on the...

Author(s)
Freitas, V. M.; Silva, J. G. P.; Gomes, C. B.; Castro, J. M. C.; Correa, V. R.; Carneiro, R. M. D. G.
Publisher
Springer, Dordrecht, Netherlands
Citation
European Journal of Plant Pathology, 2017, 148, 2, pp 307-319
Abstract

Spiders are important predatory organisms in the orchards. Keeping in view their role in the natural biological control, the present studies were conducted from May 2012 to October 2019 in orchards belonging to 21 fruit crops, viz. apple (Malus sp.), amla (Phyllanthus emblica), citrus (Citrus...

Author(s)
Sandeep Singh; Reshmi Sekhar; Sunil, J. K.
Publisher
Indian Council of Agricultural Research, New Delhi, India
Citation
Indian Journal of Agricultural Sciences, 2020, 90, 9, pp 1695-1701
Abstract

This directory of tropical and subtropical fruits and tree nuts collections supersedes the one published by IBPGR in 1984. The 64 269 accessions that are documented, representing 191 genera and 879 species, are divided into 14 crop sections. The collections documented are maintained by 242...

Author(s)
Bettencourt, E.; Hazekamp, T.; Perry, M. C.
Publisher
IBPGR, Rome, Italy
Citation
Directory of germplasm collections. 6. I. Tropical and subtropical fruits and tree nuts. Annona, avocado, banana and plantain, breadfruit, cashew, Citrus, date, fig, guava, mango, passionfruit, papaya, pineapple and others., 1992, pp ix + 337 pp.
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The projected population of India is likely to reach nearly 1.74 billion by 2050. To feed this population there would be a demand of some 199 million tons (Mt) of vegetables and 146 Mt of fruits. Arid horticulture not only ensures sustainable return from the field but it also, to some extent, helps ...

Author(s)
Saroj, P. L.; Sharma, B. D.
Publisher
International Dryland Development Commission (IDDC), Cairo, Egypt
Citation
Proceedings, 13th International Conference on Development of Drylands, Converting dryland areas from grey into green, 11-14 February 2019, Jodhpur, India, 2019, pp 319-329

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