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M. Lenny Wells, Patrick J. Conner, J. Frank Funderburk and Jacob G. Price

Foliar boron (B) applications have been observed to promote flowering, fruit set, and yield in a variety of perennial tree crops ( Batjer and Thompson, 1949 ; Hanson et al., 1985 ; Nyomora et al., 1999 ; Stephenson and Gallagher, 1987

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Abdullah Ibrahim, Hesham Abdel-Razzak, Mahmoud Wahb-Allah, Mekhled Alenazi, Abdullah Alsadon and Yaser Hassan Dewir

foliar fertilization of some vegetables crops Annu. Rev. Res. Biol. 3 455 465 Jadczak, D. Grzeszczuk, M. Kosecka, M. 2010 Quality characteristics and content of mineral compounds in fruit of some cultivars of sweet pepper ( Capsicum annuum L.). J

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R. Paul Schreiner

chemometric analysis of the wines was not pursued. Table 7. Juice quality characteristics of ‘Pinot noir’ grapes harvested from two vineyards that received foliar sprays of water or phosphorus-containing compounds each growing season from 2003 to 2005

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James E. Altland and Charles Krause

plant evaluations and their findings were generally inconclusive; however, they did document differences among wheat straw, hemp straw, and miscanthus straw with respect to water-holding capacity and moisture characteristic curves. Our objective was to

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Changwei Shen, Yifei Ding, Xiqiong Lei, Peng Zhao, Shuo Wang, Yangchun Xu and Caixia Dong

and fruit by the foliar application of different K sources, as well as the quality characteristics of ‘Kousui’ japanese pear fruit, such as various sugars, organic acids, and amino acids. The aim of this study was to evaluate the effect of different

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Maedza V. Khathutshelo, Nkomo Mpumelelo, Ngezimana Wonder and Mudau N. Fhatuwani

, micronutrients are involved in the metabolism by way of precursors from both the shikimate and the acetate-malonate pathways ( Crozier et al., 2000 ; Urquiaga, and Leighton, 2000 ). In this study, the indirect effect of micronutrient foliar application on

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Robert R. Tripepi, Mary W. George, K. Amanda Linskey, John E. Lloyd and Jennifer L. Van Wagoner

nutrient treatments for their effectiveness in maintaining growth and mineral nutrition of balled and burlapped Colorado spruce trees that were held in mulch over the summer. Increases in tree heights and trunk diameters were measured and foliar mineral

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Frank G. Bethea Jr., Dara Park, Andrew Mount, Nick Menchyk and Haibo Liu

function of the cuticle is to protect against uncontrolled water loss to the atmosphere through transpiration ( Burghardt and Riederer, 2006 ; Cameron et al., 2006 ; Riederer and Schreiber, 2001 ). Secondary characteristics of the cuticle include

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Benjamin K. Hoover and R.M. Bates

., 2000 ). In the Benson et al. (1998a) study, nordmann fir had less severe foliar symptoms than fraser fir but was still determined to be very susceptible to P. cinnamomi . Despite having considerable resistance to P. cinnamomi , momi fir has little

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Kelly Nascimento-Silva, Luis Roca-Castillo, María Benlloch-González and Ricardo Fernández-Escobar

Olive leaf spot, incited by the fungus Venturia oleaginea (Castagne) Rossman & Crous, is the most important foliar disease of the olive ( Olea europaea L.). This disease is widespread in many olive-growing regions of the world (Trapero Casas et