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Origin and evolution of cultivated cucurbits
Cucurbits (Cucurbitaceae) are among the most important plant families supplying humans with edible products and useful fibers. Plants of this family are very similar in above ground development, butExpand
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Simulating the development of field grown potato (Solanum tuberosum L.)
Abstract The simulation of developmental stages is an important part of many crop simulation models because photoassimilates partitioning to different organs varies with plant developmental stage.Expand
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Physiological and oxidative stress responses of four potato clones to aluminum in nutrient solution
Aluminum toxicity is a serious problem in Brazilian soils and selecting potato clones is an important strategy to produce this crop on these kinds of soils. Potato clones, Macaca, SMIC148-A, DakotaExpand
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Desempenho silvicultural e seleção precoce de clones de híbridos de eucalipto
The objective of this work was to evaluate the genetic variability and silvicultural performance of clones from interspecific hybrids of Eucalyptus urophylla, E. globulus, E. maidenii, E. saligna, E.Expand
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Identificação de clones de batata com potencial para mesa e adaptados para os cultivos de outono e primavera do Rio Grande do Sul
Potato (Solanum tuberosum L.) is an important horticultural cropin the Rio Grande do Sul state, they are cultivated in two growing seasons,but with low yield. The tablestock is the predominant marketExpand
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Desenvolvimento e rendimento de clones de batata na primavera e no outono
The objective of this work was to assess the effect of solar radiation, air temperature and photoperiod, in plant development and yield of potato clones grown under spring and autumn conditions. TheExpand
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Concentration of nutrient solution in the hydroponic production of potato minitubers
The effect of the nutrient solution concentration on potato plant growth and minituber yield were determined in a sand closed hydroponic system. Minitubers and micropropagated plantlets of the cv.Expand
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Cadmium and mineral nutrient accumulation in potato plantlets grown under cadmium stress in two different experimental culture conditions.
In order to evaluate the effect of cadmium (Cd(2+)) toxicity on mineral nutrient accumulation in potato (Solanum tuberosum L.), two cultivars named Asterix and Macaca were cultivated both in vitroExpand
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Optimization of enzymatic hydrolysis of cassava to obtain fermentable sugars
This work evaluates the enzymatic hydrolysis of starch from cassava using pectinase, α-amylase, and amyloglucosidase. A central composite rotational design (CCRD) was carried out to evaluate theExpand
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Processamento mínimo de tubérculos de batata de baixo valor comercial
Different methods of browning control were evaluated for potato tubers with low commercial value to the fresh market and to increase the shelf life period of the minimal processed product. A tuberExpand
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