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Kate M. Evans, Bruce H. Barritt, Bonnie S. Konishi, Lisa J. Brutcher, and Carolyn F. Ross

from a cross between ‘Enterprise’ and ‘Honeycrisp’ ( Fig. 1 ) made in 1997 at the Washington State University (WSU) Tree Fruit Research and Extension Center, Wenatchee. Seed were germinated and raised in a greenhouse in 1998. The seedling was

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Aikaterini N. Martini and Maria Papafotiou

consumption, whereas their potential salinity tolerance could be an important commercial feature for reducing production costs ( Cassaniti and Romano, 2011 ). It is noteworthy that there are ≈1 billion hectares of salt-affected land worldwide that may be

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Yuanshuo Qu, Ryan M. Daddio, Patrick E. McCullough, Stacy A. Bonos, and William A. Meyer

, species, and rate × timing interactions as independent variables. Dry weight data collected at 8 WAG were fitted to a log-logistic model described by Seefeldt et al. (1995) , given by the formula f ( x | b , c , d , e ) = c + ( d − c ) / { 1 + exp [ b

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Maksut Barış Eminoğlu, Uğur Yegül, and Kamil Sacilik

check the model validity and compare the models. The parameters used for comparing the present models were calculated with the aid of the following equations: E M D = 100 N ∑ i = 1 N | M R , e x , i − M R , p r e , i | M R , exp , i (2) E R M S = [ 1 N

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Shinsuke Agehara

formulation of 1-MCP was used to inhibit ethylene perception in tomato seedlings by inactivating ethylene receptors. The objective of this study was to examine the efficacy of preplant 1-MCP treatment to suppress ethylene-induced stress responses and its

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Asma Alhussein Alawaadh, Yaser Hassan Dewir, Mona S. Alwihibi, Abdulhakim A. Aldubai, Salah El-Hendawy, and Yougasphree Naidoo

), is a self-heading species that can reach heights of 4 to 5 m and possesses deeply cut, green to dark green leaves that can grow up to 1 m in length. Lacy tree philodendron is mainly propagated by seed, and growers maintain mature plants for seed

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Zhengke Zhang, Yu Zhang, Donald J. Huber, Jingping Rao, Yunjing Sun, and Shanshan Li

respiration rates increased rapidly along with appearance of CI symptoms after transfer from low temperature to ambient conditions. Beede (1983) noted that CI was enhanced in persimmon fruit by exposure of fruit to 1 μL·L −1 or higher ethylene at 20 °C

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A. Lane Rayburn, Mosbah M. Kushad, and Wanisari Wannarat

sizes were similar in eight of the 12 cultivars examined ( Table 1 ). Three of the cultivars (Small Sugar, Hybrid Pam, and Snackjack) had aberrantly larger genome sizes in Exp. 2, whereas Little October had a larger genome size in Exp. 3 ( Table 1

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Jayesh B. Samtani, Husein A. Ajwa, Rachael E. Goodhue, Oleg Daugovish, Zahanghir Kabir, and Steven A. Fennimore

) exponential equations f = y0 + a*exp (–bx) or f = a*exp (–bx) where f = hand weeding time or weed biomass for the MBPic standard soil fumigation at 392 kg·ha −1 under the HDPE tarp, a and b are the parameters, and x = rate for the alternative fumigants

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Donald J. Huber

for expansin 1 ( EXP1 ), a wall-localized protein capable of destabilizing bonding between matrix polysaccharides ( Cosgrove, 2000 ), and phytoene synthase 1 ( PSY1 ), a carotenoid biosynthesis enzyme ( Fray and Grierson, 1993 ), also declined