Temperate Horticulture: Current Scenario

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New India Publishing, 2006 - Science - 529 pages
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Temperate Horticulture Is A Very Important Component Of Horticulture As It Is Only Confined To The Hilly Regions Of A Country. For Fruit Crops, It Represents A Group, Which Is Physiologically Diverse From The Sub-Tropical And Tropical Fruit Crops Grown In Other Regions. For Vegetables And Floriculture It Has Immense Potential For The Keeping The Nation Well Supplied With Off-Season And Exotic Vegetables And Flowers All The Year Round.
 

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Contents

Current scenario of temperate fruits in Himachal Pradesh
7
Problems and Prospects
19
Status and Prospects
27
Current Status and Future Thrust of Temperate Fruits in India
35
Manipulation of fruit size yield and fruit quality of Kiwifruit with thinning
39
SECTION II
42
Some potential minor temperate fruit crops in the northwest Himalaya
57
Soil solarization for the control of Fusarium wilt pathogen of Gladiolus
62
R K Rana and J S Chandel
273
Effect of P and phosphorus solublizing microbes PSM on growth total
279
Effect of different planting distances on growth yield and quality
285
Conjoint application of organics and inorganic fertilizers on dry matter
293
Performance of rose cv First Red under naturally ventilated polyhouse
301
Effect of benzyl adenine and gibberellic acid on growth and flowering
307
Effect of different mulches and herbicides on growth yield and quality
313
Periodical changes in foliar macronutrient status of Olive
321

Role of plant genetic resource collection evaluation and maintenance in
69
Variability in flowering fruit characters and yield in selfed and open pollinated
79
Management of genetic resources of temperate horticultural crops
85
A new rootstock suitable for high density orcharding in Apple
101
Preliminary observations on the flowering performance of a wild strain
115
Biodiversity in seedling trees of Aonla Emblica officinalis L for various
133
Genetic analysis of yield in fresh market Tomato
149
Bioinformatics in temperate horticulture bioresources management
163
Breeding Plums for improved quality and better shelflife
177
Notes on some lean season ornamentals of Shimla
181
Evaluation of openpollinated seedlings of seed setting cultivars
187
SECTION m
192
Horticulture in cold desert conditions with particular reference
201
Effective use of Micro Irrigation and Fertigation in Apple orchards
209
A decisive factor in Apple productivity
217
Present status and scope of hortopastoral systems in temperate
225
Effect of different amendments on phosphorus availability in Apple
231
Studies on the effect of NPK fertigation levels on growth fruiting fruit
237
Role of honey bees in the pollination and fruit set in enhancing Apple
245
Economic analysis of temperate fruits production technology
257
Influence of orchard floor management practices on soil moisture
267
Mulching material influences the albinism disorder in Strawberry
329
SECTION
340
Economic aspect of diversification of temperate fruits industry
347
Performance of Okra as an intercrop in the young Apricot orchards
355
Diversification in temperate fruit orchards through the introduction
365
SECTION
378
Effect of changing weather parameters on the epidemic
389
Propagation of Walnut through summer budding
393
Propagation of Apple rootstock Mailing 7 through in vitro culture
407
Standardization of chip budding technique for top working
415
Incidence of premature leaf fall disease of Apple and its management
419
Preliminary investigations on Ampelomyces quisqualis a hyper parasite
437
Evaluation of Strawberry germplasm for resistance against leaf spot
453
A geminivirus infecting Tomato Lycopersicon esculentum Mill
467
Relative efficacy of some new acaricides against European
481
Standardization of holding solutions to increase the vase life of greenhouse
489
Effect of packaging materials temperature and dressers on Bell pepper
497
Effect of packaging materials temperature and dressers on Onion
505
Gap analysis in the cultivation of commercially grown vegetables
513
Activities and important issues in temperate horticulture
523
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