Edited and published by Instituto de Investigaciones Agropecuarias (INIA), Ministerio de Agricultura, Chile

Pages 3 - 81
January - March 2013

Cover photography: Wild rose (Rosa sempervirens L.) flower.
Source: Giancarlo Fascella, Consiglio per la Ricerca e la Sperimentazione in Agrocoltura, Unitá di Ricerca per il Recupero e la Valorizzazione delle Specie Floricole Mediterranee, Palermo, Italy.

Cold tolerance evaluation of chilean rice genotypes at germination stage.
Authors: Gabriel Donoso Ñanculao, Mario Paredes Cárcamo, Oscar Arbiza de los Santos, Viviana Becerra Velásquez
Gene action and combining ability of yield and its components for late kharif season in okra (Abelmoschus esculentus (L.) moench)
Authors: Medagam Thirupathi Reddy, Kadiyala Hari Babu, Mutyala Ganesh, Hameedunnisa Begum, Jampala Dilipbabu, Reddivenkatagari Subbarama Kri Reddy
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Microencapsulation of maqui (Aristotelia chilensis (Molina) Stuntz) leaf extracts to preserve and control antioxidant properties
Authors: Leslie Vidal, Marcia Avello L., Cristina Loyola C., Jorge Campos P., Pedro Aqueveque M., Stephanie R. Dungan, María Galotto L., and Abel Guarda M.
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Field bindweed (Convolvulus arvensis L.) and redroot pigweed (Amaranthus retroflexus L.) control in potato by pre- or post-emergence applied flumioxazin and sulfosulfuron.
Authors: Ioannis Vasilakoglou, Kico Dhima, Konstantinos Paschalidis, Thomas Gastsis, Konstantinos Zacharis, and Miltos Galanis
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Phosphorus absorption and use efficiency of Lotus spp. under water stress conditions in two soils: A pot experiment.
Authors: Carolina Castillo, Hernán Acuña, Erick Zagal, Luis Inostroza
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Seed softening patterns of forage legumes in a temperate/subtropical environment in Uruguay
Authors: Javier Do Canto, Rafael Reyno, Daniel Real, Clinton Revell
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Effect of breed and feeding on the carcass characteristics of Chilote breed lamb
Authors: Jorge Ramirez, Rodrigo Morales, Maria Eugenia Martinez, Rodrigo de la Barra,
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Effect of soil depth and increasing fertilization dose on yield and its components of two durum wheat varieties
Authors: Juan Hirzel, and Ivan Matus
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Investigations of Plum pox virus in Chile for the past 20 years
Authors: Guido Herrera
Pages: 60 - 65 | Abstract | Full Text PDF | Full Text HTML |
Cracking in sweet cherries: A comprehensive review from a physiological, molecular and genomic perspective
Authors: Cristián Balbontín, Héctor Ayala, Richard M. Bastías, Gerardo Tapia, Miguel Ellena, Carolina Torres, José Antonio Yuri, José Quero-García, Juan Carlos Ríos, Herman Silva
Pages: 66 - 72 | Abstract | Full Text PDF | Full Text HTML |
Validation of a leaf area prediction model proposed for rose
Authors: Giancarlo Fascella, Salem Darwich, and Youssef Rouphael
Pages: 73 - 76 | Abstract | Full Text PDF | Full Text HTML |
Genetic variation within three populations of Phycella australis (Phil.) Ravenna from Biobío Region, Chile, evaluated using ISSR markers.
Authors: Cristian Flores, Catherine Delaveau, Carolina Alvarez, Dafne Vergara, Carlos Baeza, Eduardo Ruiz, Matilde Uribe
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