1. Improving of Winter Cold Hardiness by Glycine Betaine in Strawberry

Hassan Sarikhani; Mohammad-Sadegh Safariyan-Nejad

Volume 8, Issue 4 , Autumn 2021, , Pages 401-413

http://dx.doi.org/10.22059/ijhst.2020.298478.348

Abstract
  One of the most important problems of strawberry cultivation in temperate regions is winter cold injuries. Current study investigated impacts of foliar application of glycine betaine (GB) at 0, 0.5, 1, 2 and 4 mM concentrations on the cold hardiness of strawberry. The plants were divided into two groups: ...  Read More

2. Yield, Leaf Mineral Content, and Quality Properties of Hayward kiwifruit as Influenced by Different Fertilization Methods

Tahereh Raiesi; Bijan Moradi; Javad Fatahi Moghadam

Volume 6, Issue 2 , Summer and Autumn 2019, , Pages 247-257

http://dx.doi.org/10.22059/ijhst.2019.283945.300

Abstract
  Kiwifruit requires a high quantity of nutrients that must be supplied through fertilization to obtain an optimum yield on a sustainable basis. This research was conducted to evaluate different fertilization methods including broadcast application (as control), deep placement of the fertilizer and fertigation, ...  Read More