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Horticultural Science

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Covering all aspects of the breeding, genetics, cultivation, plant protection, physiology, environment and postharvest technology of temperate, tropical and subtropical 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...

Fan Ya'nan; Zhang YanXia; Hess FaBian; Huang Biao; Chen ZhiKun
Nutrient Cycling in Agroecosystems, 2020, 117, 1, pp 77-92
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Trials in Brazil suggest seedling inoculation with the entomopathogenic fungus Beauveria bassiana could be a viable commercial option for marketing...

July 2020
Alexis Rendell-Dunn
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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,...

CAB International
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...

August 2018
alkaloids; antinutritional factors; chemical composition; glucosinolates; nitrates; oxalates; phytates; reviews; saponins; tannins; toxic substances; leafy vegetables; vegetables
Lo, D.; Wang HsinI; Wu WanJen; Yang RayYu
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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...

Vani Chandran; Bindu Podikunju
Hind Agri-Horticultural Society
International Journal of Agricultural Sciences, 2020, 16, 2, pp 260-262

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