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Vegetables

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Nutrient surplus in intense production system such as plastic greenhouse vegetable production (PGVP) may affects soil degradation and further influences sustainable utilization. In this study, we analyzed nutrient balance of nitrogen (N), phosphorous (P) and potassium (K) in PGVP and measured soil...

Author(s)
Fan Ya'nan; Zhang YanXia; Hess FaBian; Huang Biao; Chen ZhiKun
Publisher
Springer
Publication
Nutrient Cycling in Agroecosystems, 2020, 117, 1, pp 77-92
News Article

Trials in Brazil suggest seedling inoculation with the entomopathogenic fungus Beauveria bassiana could be a viable commercial option for marketing...

Date
July 2020
Author(s)
Alexis Rendell-Dunn
MiscellaneousFull Text

This guide will help you use the African Eggplant Vegetable Module Training Set. The set is designed to encourage group discussions. It covers land clearing and nursery preparation, ploughing and harrowing, manure application and planting, weeding and thinning, pest and disease management,...

Publisher
CAB International
Publication
African eggplant vegetable trainer notes, 2018, pp 24 pp.
CAB ReviewFull Text

Information on food composition including types and contents of nutrients and anti-nutrients is important for food and nutrition research. There is satisfactory information on established nutritive elements for various food groups. However, literature on anti-nutrient component generally scattered...

Date
August 2018
Subjects
alkaloids; antinutritional factors; chemical composition; glucosinolates; nitrates; oxalates; phytates; reviews; saponins; tannins; toxic substances; leafy vegetables; vegetables
Author(s)
Lo, D.; Wang HsinI; Wu WanJen; Yang RayYu
AbstractFull Text

Agriculture plays a significant role in the growth and development of the nation. Agriculture productivity is happened only when correct combination of various resources combines. So that access to resources is often claimed to be essential for improving agricultural productivity. But many of the...

Author(s)
Vani Chandran; Bindu Podikunju
Publisher
Hind Agri-Horticultural Society
Publication
International Journal of Agricultural Sciences, 2020, 16, 2, pp 260-262

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