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*  Culture of microalgae in hatcheries
Furthermore, microalgae are more productive than land based agricultural crops and could therefore be more sustainable in the ... Microalgae can grow 20 or 30 times faster than traditional food crops, and has no need to compete for arable land. Since ...
*  Glyphosate
"Herbicide-resistant crops: utilities and limitations for herbicide-resistant weed management". Journal of Agricultural and Food ... "Effects of glyphosate-resistant crop cultivation on soil and water quality". GM Crops. 1 (1): 16-24. doi:10.4161/gmcr.1.1.9404 ... This dry crop does not have to be windrowed (swathed and dried) prior to harvest but can easily be straight cut and harvested. ... Current glyphosate-resistant crops include soy, maize (corn), canola, alfalfa, sugar beets, and cotton, with wheat still under ...
*  Guar
... the crop is also grown as a cash crop in other parts of the world. Several commercial growers have converted their crops to ... Indian Journal of Agricultural Sciences 81(5):402-406. Kohajdova Z. and Karovicova J. 2008. Influence hof hydrocooloids on ... FYM is applied at the rate of 25 tonnes/ha (11.1 tons/acre). N, P2O5 and K2O recommendation for the crop is 20:60:80 kg/ha (18: ... This legume is a very valuable plant within a crop rotation cycle, as it lives in symbiosis with nitrogen-fixing bacteria. In ...
*  Vermicompost
Systems presently operating use: Dairy cow or pig manure Sewage sludge Brewery waste Cotton mill waste Agricultural waste Food ... and crop yield Improves root growth and structure Enriches soil with micro-organisms (adding plant hormones such as auxins and ... "Earthworm Castings as Plant Growth Media". Department of Biological and Agricultural Engineering at NCSU. Retrieved 2012-10-03 ... "Windrow composting systems can be feasable [sic], cost effective (Research Brief #20) , Center for Integrated Agricultural ...
*  Cry6Aa
DNA shuffling is the process of selecting genes of compatible Cry proteins to transfer into crops. Although the binding site of ... which gives it insecticidal qualities advantageous in agricultural pest control. Each Cry protein has some level of target ... 47, 39 Tabashnik, B. E., Brévault, T., Carrière, Y. "Insect resistance to Bt crops: lessons from the first billion acres." ...
*  Plant disease resistance
... maintenance of significant genetic diversity within the crop gene pool (see crop diversity), and constant surveillance to ... Monocrop agricultural systems provide an ideal environment for pathogen evolution, because they offer a high density of target ... Nearly every crop was then bred to include disease resistance (R) genes, many by introgression from compatible wild relatives. ... Crops such as potato, apple, banana and sugarcane are often propagated by vegetative reproduction to preserve highly desirable ...
*  Epoxiconazole
Crops are, for example, cereals (mainly wheat, barley, rye and triticale), soybeans, banana, rice, coffee, turnips, and red as ... Global agricultural market trends and their impacts on European Union agriculture. In: Humboldt Universität zu Berlin, ... In: Crop Protection. Nr. 25, 2006, pg. 1013-1023. Sunderland, M. R.; Cruickshank, R. H.; Leighs, S. J. (2014). "The efficacy of ... Farmers Journal, Crop Protection" (PDF). McCabe T. 2004. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2011-07-22. "Research and ...
*  Data mining in agriculture
Hill, M. G.; Connolly, P. G.; Reutemann, P.; Fletcher, D. (2014-10-01). "The use of data mining to assist crop protection ... Recent technologies are nowadays able to provide a lot of information on agricultural-related activities, which can then be ... These studies have reported a negative correlation between pesticide use and crop yield in Pakistan. Hence excessive use (or ... showed that attempts of cotton crop yield maximization through pro-pesticide state policies have led to a dangerously high ...
*  Diabrotica balteata
It is a pest of a variety of agricultural crops. This beetle is 5 to 6 millimeters long. It has a red head and black thorax. ... It was noted that in romaine lettuce crops, the cultivar 'Valmaine' is resistant to attack, while 'Tall Guzmaine' is not. Later ... Such root damage reduces plant growth and fruit production, and it makes the crop less marketable. Another consequence of ... 1984). Performance and host preference of adult banded cucumber beetles, Diabrotica balteata, when offered several crops. J ...
*  Brasília de Minas
The main agricultural crops were sugarcane, beans, corn, and sorghum. Municipal Human Development Index: 0.691 (2000) State ...
*  Miravânia
The main agricultural crops were bananas, rice, corn, and manioc. The GDP was R$12,247,000 in 2005. This municipality is ...
*  Dueñas, Iloilo
Dueñas belongs to the top ten municipalities in terms of agricultural crop production particularly rice in rainfed areas in the ... An expression of thanksgiving for bountiful production of agricultural crops. Likewise, to add color to the festivity, a parade ... the start of the harvest of many agricultural crops. The last day of the month is the feast in honor of the Patron, St. Jerome ... and thriving agricultural crops in the municipality. This occasion also provide the Dueñason leisurely time to play and enjoy ...
*  Urucuia
The main agricultural crops were coffee, coconuts, manioc, and corn. The GDP was R$39,297,000 in 2005. In 2006 there were 4,300 ...
*  Tingo Maria National Park
... the clearance of forest for agricultural crops, coca and pastures; uncontrolled tourism; hunting; fishing with toxins and ...
*  North Western Province, Sri Lanka
Rich soils and varied climate give Wayamba a potential for growing of virtually any crop. Paddy is the main agricultural crop ... More recent times, the paddy farmers during the dry season have opted to cultivate export crops and subsidiary food crops that ... Paddy Cereals - Kurakkan, maize, green gram, cowpea Root Crops - sweet potatoes, red onions Fruits - Pineapples, Mangoes, ... Mica Beach mineral sands including ilmenite Clay Wayamba has a highly developed agricultural economy, growing a variety of ...
*  Timeline of Arizona
1905 The largest agricultural crop in Phoenix is alfalfa. Flooding once again causes issues in Phoenix. 1906 Construction ... Salt River Project Agricultural Improvement and Power District is created. Mesa City Hall built. Chandler Fire Department ... Alfalfa falls to the number two agricultural product, behind cotton in Phoenix. The Rialto Theatre opens in Phoenix. Spanish ...
*  Dumalinao, Zamboanga del Sur
... and root crops. Corn, in particular, is the municipality's main agricultural crop. An estimated 2,837 hectares of the land are ... The town is one of the major rice granaries of Zamboanga del Sur as 5,998 hectares of the land area is devoted to agricultural ... The crops planted on these lands include rice, corn, coconut, banana, ...
*  Matrinchã
No agricultural crop exceeded 1,000 planted hectares in 2006. In 2007 there was 1 hospital with 18 beds and 2 walk-in public ... The main agricultural products were pineapple, cotton, rice, beans, manioc, corn, hearts of palm, soybeans, and tomato. ...
*  Economy of Belize
Citrus fruits are Belize's second most important agricultural crop. A major constraint on a functioning market economy in ... and agricultural sectors. Belize's economy depended on forestry until well into the 20th century. Logwood, used to make dye, ...
*  Terrenate, Tlaxcala
Chiefly agricultural: crops and livestock. Little other industry or employment opportunities. Migration levels, particularly to ...
*  Social forestry in India
Comes under Rural Forestry] In agroforestry, silvicultural practices are combined with agricultural crops like leguminous crop ... They may want it to provide shade for the agricultural crops; as wind shelters; soil conservation or to use wasteland. Farm ... In lay man language agroforestry could be understood as growing of forest tree along with agriculture crop on the same piece of ... Farm forestry in the form of raising rows of trees on bund or boundaries of fields and individual trees in private agricultural ...
*  Periya Ilanthai Kulam
The main agricultural crops are rice, sugar cane, coconut and plantains. Climate is moderate with no extremes. This place is ...
*  Cônego Marinho
The main agricultural crops were corn, manioc, sugarcane, rice, and coffee. The GDP was R$18,750,000 in 2005. MHDI: .639 (2000 ...
*  Yeniköy, Mersin
The main agricultural crops are fruits such as cherries and peaches. Statistical Institute. ...
*  Krini, Greece
Krini's main agricultural crops include wheat, olives, onions, grapes, and anise. Listen to this article (info/dl) This audio ...
*  Hinunangan, Southern Leyte
BS in Agricultural Entrepreneurship BS Education Bachelor of Agricultural Technology Associate in Agricultural Technology ... It has a potential for mineral water and root crops processing and copper mining. Hinunangan is also known as a major gateway ... formerly Hinunangan Agricultural and Vocational School Canipaan National High School Nava National High School Universities: ...
*  Pforta monastery
... vegetables and other agricultural crops were planted on acres. Fruit-bearing trees or walnut trees as well as hops were also ...