• 2017
  • 2017. Fungicide rotation schemes for managing Phytophthora fruit rot of watermelon across Southeastern United States . (cuccap.org)
  • 2017. Development of Phytophthora fruit rot caused by Phytophthora capsici on resistant and susceptible watermelon fruit of different ages . (cuccap.org)
  • 2016
  • 2016. Diseases and disease management strategies take top research priority in the Watermelon Research and Development Group members survey (2014 to 2015). (cuccap.org)
  • Foods
  • While watermelon might not rank very high on your personal list of foods with great diversity, this fruit is far more diverse than many people suspect. (whfoods.com)
  • botanists
  • Its fruit, which is also called watermelon , is a special kind referred to by botanists as a pepo , a berry which has a thick rind ( exocarp ) and fleshy center (mesocarp and endocarp). (blogspot.com)
  • cattle
  • The research team put together a package of technologies for on-farm introduction (in Berege village) and evaluation and it included improved Mpwapwa breed of cattle, improved forage species, intensive feed gardens, conservation and utilisation of crop residues, disease control and dual-purpose legumes. (fao.org)
  • scientific
  • 2 ASSESSMENT AND MANAGEMENT OF ALIEN SPECIES THAT THREATEN ECOSYSTEMS, HABITATS AND SPECIES Abstracts of keynotes addresses and posters presented at the sixth meeting of the Subsidiary Body on Scientific, Technical and Technological Advice, held from 12 to 16 March 2001 in Montreal, Canada. (docplayer.net)
  • It contains abstracts of posters and keynote addresses presented at the sixth meeting of the Subsidiary Body on Scientific, Technical and Technological Advice held in Montreal from 12 to 16 March The abstracts focus on one of the main factors leading to biodiversity loss, namely, invasive alien species, that threaten ecosystems, habitat and species. (docplayer.net)
  • plant
  • This plant is listed on the Threatened Species Programme of the South African National Biodiversity Institute. (wikipedia.org)
  • The watermelon is an annual plant with long, weak, trailing or climbing stems which are five-angled and up to 3 m (10 ft) long. (worldwidefruits.com)
  • fruit
  • However, you'll typically want to make sure that a watermelon is sufficiently ripe before purchasing it in order to receive great texture and flavor from this fruit. (whfoods.com)
  • These eggs hatch into larvae, or maggots, which tunnel through the flesh of the fruit, making it unfit for consumption. (ca.gov)
  • Fruit that has been attacked may be unfit for consumption due to the larvae tunneling through the flesh as they feed. (ca.gov)
  • Priority diseases identified by US watermelon producers include: fusarium wilt, gummy stem blight, phytophtora fruit rot, powdery mildew, cucumber green mottle mosaic virus and the watermelon strain of papaya ringspot virus. (cuccap.org)
  • family
  • The researchers noted: "Onion (Allium cepa) is one of the most commonly cultivated species of the family Liliaceae, and has long been used in dietary and therapeutic applications. (com.ng)
  • group
  • We were fascinated to see a recent study on consumption of watermelon puree by a group of endurance athletes (trained cyclists) wanting to reduce their risk of post-exercise oxidative stress and inflammation. (whfoods.com)
  • They also specifically noted the solid job done by watermelon puree in providing cyclists with needed energy, as witnessed by the equally strong performance of cyclists in the watermelon group. (whfoods.com)
  • found
  • Astronium fraxinifolium is an arboreal species found throughout the Brazilian Cerrado region and used in folk medicine as antimicrobial, anti-hemorrhagic and healing. (medworm.com)
  • However
  • However, honeybees will also visit a number of species of wind-pollinated plants for which their only purpose is to collect pollen. (scirpus.ca)
  • important
  • Watermelon is an important crop for human consumption with global production of 105 million tons in 2012 ( FAOSTAT ). (cuccap.org)
  • Wind pollinated species of Salix (willow), Quercus (oak), Celtis (hackberry), and many species of grasses (Poaceae) as well as some of the wind-pollinated types of composites (Asteraceae) are considered important pollen sources for foraging honeybees. (scirpus.ca)
  • major
  • Major factors leading to biodiversity loss are habitat loss and degradation, invasive alien species, overuse of resources and pollution. (docplayer.net)
  • study
  • Although Venette and Davis (2004) suggested that the potential geographic distribution of Scirtothrips dorsalis in North America might extend from southern Florida north into Canada, a study by Holt (2006) indicates that this species would be troublesome primarily in the southern and Pacific states. (ufl.edu)