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Cinta Calvet, Amelia Camprubi, Ana Pérez-Hernández, and Paulo Emilio Lovato

irregularis simultaneously produced, for equal time, in vivo and in vitro, were evaluated in terms of host root colonization potential and plant growth stimulation. Materials and Methods The fungus used, obtained from Citrus aurantium L. ( Camprubi and

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Toktam Taghavi, Alireza Rahemi, Reza Rafie, and Maru K. Kering

2020 ( Bhabha Atomic Research Centre, 2020 ; Sinchana et al., 2020 ) using different tissues/organs, explants, and media with different plant growth regulators (PGRs) concentrations. Some researchers used the Murashige and Skoog (MS) medium as the base

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Martin Makgose Maboko and Christian Phillipus Du Plooy

are more sensitive to temperature extremes than tomatoes. Temperatures in the range of 16 to 28 °C for 4 to 6 months meet the heat requirements for most peppers. Temperatures lower than 15 °C result in poor plant growth, whereas temperatures higher

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Juan Carlos Díaz-Pérez and Touria E. Eaton

irrigation rate on plant growth and fruit yield in eggplant. Materials and Methods Study site. The study was carried out at the Horticulture Farm, University of Georgia, Tifton, GA, during the fall of 2010 and 2011. The farm is located at an altitude of 108 m

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Nan Tang, Xiuting Ju, Yafan Hu, Rulong Jia, and Daocheng Tang

growth regulators have important roles in plant growth and development, such as promoting flowering, prolonging vase life, inhibiting abscission, preventing/breaking bud dormancy, controlling growth, and overcoming bud deterioration ( Cleland, 2010

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Masoume Amirkhani, Anil N. Netravali, Wencheng Huang, and Alan G. Taylor

based on their mode of action or properties including: plant protection, environmental stress reduction, or plant growth enhancement. Selective treatments may be used for early season pest management to protect the seeds and seedlings from fungal and

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Huseyin Karlidag, Ertan Yildirim, Metin Turan, Mucahit Pehluvan, and Figen Donmez

Salinity is one of the most important stress factors limiting plant growth and productivity. Salinity stress conditions negatively affect nearly 100 million ha around the world ( Ghassemi et al., 1995 ) and almost 1.5 million ha in Turkey ( Dinc et

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Sean J. Markovic and James E. Klett

unwarranted expense ( Holland et al., 2007 ). Producers have sought a more convenient approach to increase vegetative growth. However, PGRs have been less commonly used to enhance vegetative plant growth and remove reproductive tissue ( Preece and Read, 1993

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James T. Brosnan, Adam W. Thoms, Gregory K. Breeden, and John C. Sorochan

, whereas soil compaction negatively alters soil physical properties ( Carrow and Petrovic, 1992 ). Plant growth regulators (PGRs) have been defined as organic compounds that alter turfgrass growth or development by targeting the actions of plant hormones

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Ji-Jhong Chen, Heidi Kratsch, Jeanette Norton, Youping Sun, and Larry Rupp

inhibited nodule formation. Unfortunately, although N fertilization significantly influences nodule formation, the impact of fertilizers on plant growth and nodule development of S. × utahensis ‘Torrey’ is largely unknown. Research investigating the