Evaluation of Seed Priming and Culture Media to Improve the Germination Performance and Quality of Sweet Pepper and Eggplant Seedlings

Mehdi Hosseinifarahi; Habib Alah Moazen; Azam Amiri; Mohammad Mahdi Jowkar; Javad Mottaghipisheh

Volume 9, Issue 4 , October 2022, , Pages 415-428

http://dx.doi.org/10.22059/ijhst.2021.321024.453

Abstract
  Seed priming is an established approach to the aim of accelerating germination and increasing germination percentage, which can be followed by high-quality seedlings and optimal plant growth. Culture media can influence the growth and nutritional status of seedlings at the nursery stage. In order to ...  Read More

Extending Shelf Life of Mandarin Fruit using Pomegranate Peel Extract

Vida Fozi; Mehdi Hosseinifarahi; Foroud Bagheri; Azam Amiri

Volume 9, Issue 1 , January 2022, , Pages 15-24

http://dx.doi.org/10.22059/ijhst.2020.309655.391

Abstract
  Currently, the use of chemicals is reduced due to environmental problems and their negative impacts on human health. Besides, their use has been prohibited in some cases. Postharvest decay caused by fungal pathogens is one of the most important challenges facing the fresh citrus industry. So, the use ...  Read More