Interactions of Organic Fertilizers and Planting Densities on Essential Oil and Plant Yield of Satureja mutica in Dry Farming

Borzou Yousefi; Armin Saed-Moucheshi; Mohamaad Gheitury

Volume 11, Issue 2 , April 2024, , Pages 175-188

  White savory is a medicinal plant native to Iran that is resistance to water deficit conditions. A farm experiment was carried out to evaluate the possibility of dry farming cultivation and describe interactions among different organic fertilizers (O. Fs.). Planting densities were evaluated for their ...  Read More

Morphological and Photosynthetic Responses of Kale (Brassica oleracea var. sabellica) Grown under Different Light Conditions

Nonna Fatima Hilot Abello; Pet Roey Lasquites Pascual; Jean Jannin Aleguin Alimento; Rodolfo Anulacion; Kent Marcial Catubis; Marciano Tangpos; Danny Carabio

Volume 10, Special issue (Light in horticulture) , December 2023, , Pages 89-96

  Kale, which has anti-cancer properties, is rich in nutrients and antioxidants. The increase in lifestyle diseases has encouraged the inclusion of Kale in healthy diets. Light plays a major role in plant growth. This study determined the effects on kale under different light conditions in terms of morphological, ...  Read More

Effect of Potting Media and Pot Size on Yield and Fruit Quality Attributes of Cherry Tomato (Solanum lycopersicum var. cerasiforme)

MD. Farid Hossain

Volume 10, Issue 2 , April 2023, , Pages 141-148

  This research aimed to evaluate the effects of different potting media and pot sizes on yield and quality attributes (TSS%, Vitamin C, pH) of cherry tomato in the winter season under field conditions. Cherry tomato was cultivated in four different size pots by using four types of potting media. Plastic ...  Read More

Effects of Raised Bed Furrow Irrigation and Various Mulching Techniques on the Growth, Yield and Water Use Efficiency of Tomato Cultivation

Md. Serazul Islam

Volume 10, Issue 1 , January 2023, , Pages 33-40

  During the dry season (November to April), a field experiment was carried out at the Agricultural Field Research Center of the Bangladesh Open University, Gazipur. The effects of different levels of irrigation with various mulches were evaluated on the growth and yield of tomatoes. The trial comprised ...  Read More

The effects of Organic Nutrient Sources on Yield and Shelf life of Broccoli

Sushanta Kumar Tarafder; Mrityunjoy Biswas; Asit Baran Mondal

Volume 10, Issue 1 , January 2023, , Pages 87-96

  The study was conducted in Polashi, Manirampur Upazila, Jashore, Bangladesh, during Rabi seasons of 2020-2021 and 2021-2022 to evaluate the effects of organic nutrient sources on yield and shelf life of broccoli. The experimental layout was a Randomized Complete Block Design (RCBD) with three replications ...  Read More

Morphological and Biochemical Responses of some Promising Tea Genotypes to Aluminum-induced Soil Acidification

Ahmad Shirinfekr; Shahin Oustan; Nosratollah Najafi; Adel Reyhanitabar

Volume 9, Issue 4 , October 2022, , Pages 463-476

  The present study aimed to assess both soil and tea plant responses to acidification induced by aluminum (Al). In this way, the effects of four levels of soil acidification by aluminum sulfate were examined (A1=0, A2=500, A3=1000, A4=2000 mg kg-1 soil) on five promising tea genotypes (G1=100, G2=440, ...  Read More

Role of Plant Growth Regulator “Gibberellins” in Vegetable Production: An Overview

Pratima Bagale; Srijana Pandey; Pradip Regmi; Subhekchhya Bhusal

Volume 9, Issue 3 , September 2022, , Pages 291-299

  This review provides a comprehensive overview of the basic and applied aspects of gibberellins (GAs) and its application in the regulation of growth and development of different vegetable crops. Plant growth regulators are the substances which are synthesized in particular cells and are transferred to ...  Read More

Stability and Compatibility of some Iranian Eggplant (Solanum melongena L.) Lines Using AMMI Method

Hamed Hassanzadeh Khankahdani; Mahmoud Bagheri; Sibgol Khoshkam

Volume 9, Issue 1 , January 2022, , Pages 25-39

  Eggplant has high variation in the world and there are many landraces of the eggplant in Iran. In the previous studies, five landraces of Minab’s eggplant have been collected from the main production regions with the aim to select the pure lines, consequently 15 superior genotypes were selected ...  Read More

Effect of Planting Time on the Yield and Quality of Cherry Tomato (Solanum lycopersicum var. Cerasiforme)

Md. Farid Hossain

Volume 8, Issue 2 , April 2021, , Pages 123-131

  Planting date is an important factor which directly related to crop production in a specific area. Different planting time may affect crop yield and quality due to varying climatic conditions at different stages of crop growth and development. The present experiment was laid out to investigate the effect ...  Read More

Effect of Organic Fertilizer and Irrigation Intervals on the Yield and Quality of Cherry Tomato (Solanum lycopersicon var. cerasiforme)

Md. Farid Hossain

Volume 7, Issue 4 , October 2020, , Pages 327-334

  To investigate the effects of organic fertilizers and irrigation frequencies on yield and quality of cherry tomato an experiment was conducted using six fertilizer doses including control (no fertilizer), NPK fertilizer (urea at 300 kg, TSP 200 kg and MoP 250 kg), cow-dung at 5 t ha-1, cow-dung at 10 ...  Read More

Phytochemical and Quality Attributes of Strawberry Fruit under Osmotic Stress of Nutrient Solution and Foliar Application of Putrescine and Salicylic Acid

Masoud Haghshenas; Mohammad Javad Nazarideljou; Akbar Shokoohian

Volume 7, Issue 3 , September 2020, , Pages 263-278

  The moderating role of salicylic acid (SA) and putrescine (PUS) as plant growth regulators (PGRs), on the growth parameters and phytochemical and qualitative characteristics of strawberry fruit 'Selva' under osmotic stress was investigated under soilless culture. The osmotic potential (salinity) of the ...  Read More

Effect of Ultrasonic Atomizer on the Yield and Yield Components of Tomato Grown in a Vertical Aeroponic Planting System

Amin Reza Jamshidi; Ahmad Ghazanfari Moghaddam; Ahmad Reza Ommani

Volume 6, Issue 2 , December 2019, , Pages 237-246

  Aeroponic planting is proved to be the one of the most efficient growing environments for many vegetable crops. In this technique, plants are cultivated in absence of soil and the required nutrients are directly supplied to the roots through a fogging system. In modern sprayers, water is atomized by ...  Read More

Enhancing the Quality and Yield of European Borage (Borago officinalis) by Simultaneous Application of Granulated Compost, Vermicompost and Mycorrhiza

Zahra Shahbazi; Amin Salehi; Saeid Hazrati; Mohsen Movahedi Dehnavi

Volume 6, Issue 2 , December 2019, , Pages 283-298

  The application of organic fertilizers alone or in combination with bio-fertilizers is important for sustainable agriculture, healthy agricultural production and restoring soil quality. Compost, vermicompost and mycorrhiza amendments could improve soil quality and plant yield. However, little is known ...  Read More

Effects of Foliar Application of Potassium and Zinc on Pistachio (Pistacia vera L.) Fruit Yield

Mohammadmehdi Norozi; Babak ValizadehKaji; Rouhollah Karimi; Mohammadali Nikoogoftar Sedghi

Volume 6, Issue 1 , June 2019, , Pages 113-123

  The objective of this study was to investigate the effects of foliar applications of potassium and zinc on the fruit yield and quality as well as leaf nutrient concentrations of pistachio cv. ‘Chrokeh’. The experiment was conducted based on a completely randomized block design with nine treatments ...  Read More

Effect of Nitrogen Fertilizer on Growth, Quality and Yield of Mrenda (Corchorus olitorius) Morphotypes in Kenya

David Kiprono Rutto; Elizabeth Omami; Julius Ochuodho; Lucas Ngode

Volume 5, Issue 1 , June 2018, , Pages 1-10

  Production of Mrenda (Corchorus olitorius) in Kenya has been low due to various reasons, such as poor agronomic practices like incorrect fertilizer rates. Observations from the Mrenda growing areas showed that there is high unmet demand for crop in local market and even for export. This is due to yields ...  Read More

Biological and Agronomical Characteristics of Local and Introduced Plum (Prunus domestica L.) Cultivars in Georgia

Elene Maghlakelidze; Zviad Bobokashvili; David Maghradze

Volume 4, Issue 2 , December 2017, , Pages 157-166

  Plum local varieties and forms are widespread in all regions of Georgia. Despite the wide dissemination of this crop, the number of cultivars is not quite a lot. Due to this reason, study of cultivars has been carried out in a collection plot of the Scientific-Research Center of Agriculture, in village ...  Read More

Orchard Management for Decreasing Date Palm Bunch Fading Disorder

Mahmood Izadi; Elham Aslmoshtaghi

Volume 2, Issue 1 , June 2015, , Pages 27-32

  The date palm bunch fading disorder/disease is one of the greatest challenges faced by date palm growers. In the present study, the effect of appropriate orchard management on some qualitative and quantitative features of date palm bunch was studied. For this purpose, two orchards of cv ‘Kabkab’ ...  Read More

Role of Methyl Jasmonate and Salicylic Acid Applications on Bloom Delay, Flowering and Fruiting of ‘Elberta’ Peach

Hamideh Mohammadi; Zahra Pakkish; Vahidreza Saffari

Volume 2, Issue 1 , June 2015, , Pages 75-85

  Peach (Prunus persica L. Batsch.) is produced in most areas of Iran, where flowering is hindered by temperature. Using plant growth regulators to delay bloom is a suggestive measure to avoid frost damage. The objective of this study was to determine the effects of methyl jasmonate (MJ) and salicylic ...  Read More