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Azeezahmed Shaik, Hardeep Singh, Sukhbir Singh, Thayne Montague, and Jacobo Sanchez

( Tittarelli, 2020 ). In addition, because plants in these systems grow very rapidly as a result of optimized growth conditions, synchronizing nutrient availability and nutrient demand becomes more critical in greenhouse production systems ( Tei et al., 1996

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Arthur Villordon, Christopher Clark, Tara Smith, Don Ferrin, and Don LaBonte

DAT) to optimize decision-making. In Louisiana, a calendar-based system is used for recommending transplanting dates, i.e., 15 Apr. to 30 June for south Louisiana and 1 May to 30 June for north Louisiana ( Boudreaux, 2005 ). In North Carolina, the

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Orville C. Baldos, Joseph DeFrank, Matthew Kramer, and Glenn S. Sakamoto

-ripening after drying is known to remove seed dormancy and subsequently improve germination, storage conditions to optimize this process for tanglehead seeds have yet to be determined. Temperature and relative humidity are important storage conditions that affect

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Xiaofeng Yang, Gang Li, Weihong Luo, Lili Chen, Shaopeng Li, Ming Cao, and Xuebin Zhang

destruction of crumb structure ( Beman et al., 2005 ; Castellanos et al., 2013 ). Therefore, the optimization of greenhouse crop nitrogen management is of utmost importance to secure product quality of the muskmelon, which also plays a crucial role in

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Haby Sanou, Daouda Sidibé, Adama Korbo, and Zewge Teklehaimanot

, Niger, and Senegal revealed that ber is among the farmers’ 10 most preferred tree species ( Bonkoungou et al., 1998 ). However, because of the small size of fruit (1–2 g per fruit) and its sensitivity to parasitic attacks, its use for optimizing the

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Celina Gómez, Christopher J. Currey, Ryan W. Dickson, Hye-Ji Kim, Ricardo Hernández, Nadia C. Sabeh, Rosa E. Raudales, Robin G. Brumfield, Angela Laury-Shaw, Adam K. Wilke, Roberto G. Lopez, and Stephanie E. Burnett

( Hodges et al., 1968 ). Controlled environments (CEs) provide advantages to predict plant responses to their environment and increase production efficiency, optimize plant yield, and improve product quality. They play a key role in the commercial

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Nader R. Abdelsalam, Hayssam M. Ali, Mohamed Z.M. Salem, Elsayed G. Ibrahem, and Mohamed S. Elshikh

diversity of mango germplasm in Egypt using 13 specific markers (SSR and EST-SSR) was reported. A high diversity of mango cultivars was confirmed as a pattern of morphology and genotypes. Molecular markers (SSR and EST-SSR) are powerful tools for optimizing

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Xin Zhao, Qianqian Dong, Shubang Ni, Xiyong He, Hai Yue, Liang Tao, Yanli Nie, Caixian Tang, Fusuo Zhang, and Jianbo Shen

crop management in the orchard with root/rhizosphere-based nutrient management. Enhancing nutrient-use efficiency through optimizing fertilizer input, improving fertilizer formulation, and maximizing biological interaction effects helps develop healthy

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Marco Bittelli

horticultural systems. In the former, knowledge of SWC is involved in the partitioning of solar radiation into latent and sensible heat, whereas in the latter, SWC measurements help optimize irrigation volumes and schedule, as well as plant nutrition. SWC is

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C. Siobhan Dunets and Youbin Zheng

separation and optimizing recovery while simultaneously meeting low P limits in a low-organic, high-P wastewater such as greenhouse wastewater have yet to be investigated. Depending on particle size and separation rate of fine precipitate, which may be