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Application of Fourier Transform Infrared Spectroscopy for Detection of Bacterial Fruit Blotch Disease
Bacterial fruit blotch (BFB), caused by Acidovorax citrulli affects the production of cucurbits worldwide, and causes substantial economic losses. Since cucurbit seeds are the most important source of inoculum for BFB ...
Silvopastures: SVAREC update, Kentland results, and SPAREC studies
Silvopasture is the purposeful and managed integration of trees, forages, and livestock. With appropriate management, these intensive, integrated management systems create beneficial interactions among the system components ...
The Production and Function of Mucilage by Sweet Basil (Ocimum basilicum L.) Seed
Sweet basil (Ocimum basilicumL.) seeds produce a thick layer of mucilage around the testa within minutes after hydration. Mucilage is most prevalent among plant species adapted to surviving in arid sandy soils, though its ...
Effects of Boron Fertilization on Peanut Seed Germination Tested in a Lab Field (TM) Table
EFFECTS OF BORON FERTILIZATION ON PEANUT SEED GERMINATION TESTED IN A LAB FIELD TABLE Benton A.1, Balota M.1, Welbaum G. E.2 1 Department of Plant Pathology, Physiology, and Weed Science, 2 Department of Horticulture, ...