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Seaweed Extracts as Biostimulants of Plant Growth and Development
Marine algal seaweed species are often regarded as an underutilized bioresource, many have been used as a source of food, industrial raw materials, and in therapeutic and botanical applications forExpand
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Extracts of the Brown Seaweed Ascophyllum nodosum Induce Gibberellic Acid (GA3)-independent Amylase Activity in Barley
Extracts of the brown seaweed Ascophyllum nodosum have been used as a biostimulant to promote growth and productivity in a number of agricultural production systems. Although the extracts have beenExpand
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Seeding of Large Areas with Biological Soil Crust Starter Culture Formulations: Using an Aircraft Disbursable Granulate to Increase Stability, Fertility and CO2 Sequestration on a Landscape Scale
Microbial consortia found in biological soil crusts can mitigate climate change and assist agriculture. Cyanobacteria and other biological soil crust (BSC) microorganisms have fulfilled essentialExpand
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Variation in base temperatures for germination in warm season grasses
Recently efforts have been made to develop heat unit based growth models for warm season grass production in cool season environments. These models require the accurate determination of baseExpand
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Nitrogen fixation and transfer of red clover genotypes under legume–grass forage based production systems
Nitrogen (N) is the most limiting available nutrient in most agro-ecosystems, where mineralization and assimilation of N are crucial processes in plant–soil systems. Inclusion of legumes as a sourceExpand
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Effect of Mannich bases on some plant pathogenic fungi
Abstract3-(2-Pyridyl)-3-iminoisatin, 1-piperidinomethyl-3-(2-pyridyl)-3-iminoisatin, and 1-acetyl-3-(2-pyridyl)-3-iminoisatin affect spore germination ofAlternaria alternata, A. carthemi, CurvulariaExpand
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Ascophyllum nodosum Extract and Its Organic Fractions Stimulate Rhizobium Root Nodulation and Growth of Medicago sativa (Alfalfa)
The effects of the seaweed Ascophyllum nodosum extracts (ANE) on nitrogen (N)–fixing nodules and growth of alfalfa plants were studied under greenhouse conditions. The treatment of alfalfa rootsExpand
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