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Analysis of the potato crop nutrient status in Costa Rica, on the basis of existing information
Análisis del estado nutrimental del cultivo de la papa en Costa Rica con base en información existente
An analysis of the potato leaf nutrient concentration in Costa Rica was made, from the results of foliar analyses conducted during the years 2006-2012 at the Soil and Foliar Laboratory of the Agronomic Research Center, ...
Phosphorous balance on Costa Rican dairy farms
Balance de fósforo en fincas para la producción de leche en siete cantones de la región Huetar Norte y egión Central de Costa Rica
The objective was to quantify P use in 11 dairy farms located in the provinces of San Jose, Cartago and Alajuela. Data such as feed purchases, milk sales, purchase and removal of animals between January and December 2010 ...
Supplementation with organic selenium and its effect on productive and reproductive performance in grazing dairy cows in Costa Rica
Evaluación de la suplementación con selenio orgánico y su efecto sobre el desempeño productivo y reproductivo de vacas lecheras en pastoreo en Costa Rica
The objective was to evaluate the effect of supplementation with selenized yeast, derived from a specific strain of Saccharomyces cerevisiae (CNCM I-3060), on productive and reproductive performance and on selenium ...
Foliar nutrient concentration in teak plantations at the Panama Canal watershed
Concentración foliar de nutrimentos en plantaciones de teca en la cuenca del Canal de Panamá
Foliar concentration of macro- and micronutrients in teak plantations at the Panama Canal Watershed was measured on sites classed as high, medium, and low in growth (volume.ha -1 ). For the same purpose, plantations where ...
Soil enzyme activity -Dehidrogenase, ß-glucosidase, Phosphatase and Urease- under different crops
Actividad enzimática del suelo -Deshidrogenasa, β-Glucosidasa, Fosfatasa y Ureasa- bajo diferentes cultivos
The activity of 4 soil enzymes in farms under different agronomic managements and in different soil types was analyzed. The enzymes tested were phosphatase, β-glucosidase, dehydrogenase and urease. Soil samples were taken ...
Verification of dry matter content as indicator of harvest for Hass avocado fruits (Persea americana) grown in intermediate elevation production areas at Los Santos, Costa Rica
Verificación del contenido de materia seca como indicador de cosecha para aguacate (Persea americana) Cultivar Hass en zona intermedia de producción de Los Santos, Costa Rica
The objective of this research was to study whether avocado dry matter content (DMC) could be used as an appropriate harvest index in substitution of fruit oil content (OC), for Hass avocados grown in intermediate elevation ...