CHILEAN JOURNAL OF AGRICULTURAL RESEARCH
Edited and published by Instituto de Investigaciones Agropecuarias (INIA), Ministerio de Agricultura, Chile

VOLUME 73 - ISSUE 2
Pages 85 - 201
April - June 2013

Cover photography: Fungal spores adhered to the body of fruit flies (Anastrepha fraterculus) photographed in scanning electron microscope (400X).
Source: Ruben Machota Jr., Universidade Federal de Pelotas (UFPel), Faculdade de Agronomia Eliseu Maciel (FAEM), Pelotas, Rio Grande do Sul, Brasil.

RESEARCH ARTICLES
Effects of elevated air temperature on physiological characteristics of flag leaves and grain yield in rice
Authors: Qi-Hua Liu, Xiu Wu, Tian Li, Jia-Qing Ma, Xue-Biao Zhou
Pages 85 - 90 | Abstract | Full Text PDF | DOI: 10.4067/SO718-58392013000200001
Characterization of genetic coefficients of durum wheat (Triticum turgidum L. ssp. durum) ‘Llareta-INIA’ and ‘Corcolťn-INIA’
Authors: Marco Garrido, Luis Roman, Paola Silva, Giorgio Castellaro, Víctor Garcia de Cortazar, Edmundo Acevedo
Pages 91 - 98 | Abstract | Full Text PDF | DOI: 10.4067/SO718-58392013000200002
Bayesian analysis of genetic structure of a Brazilian popcorn germplasm using data from simple sequence repeats (SSR)
Authors: Javier Saavedra, Tereza Aparecida Silva, Freddy Mora, Carlos Alberto Scapim
Pages 99 - 107 | Abstract | Full Text PDF | DOI: 10.4067/SO718-58392013000200003
Influence of contrasting environments on seed composition of two quinoa genotypes: nutritional and functional properties
Authors: Margarita Miranda, Antonio Vega-Galvez, Enrique A. Martinez, Jessica López, Rosa Marin, Mario Aranda, Francisco Fuentes
Pages 108 - 116 | Abstract | Full Text PDF | DOI: 10.4067/SO718-58392013000200004
Biological characteristics of Palmistichus elaeisis Delvare & Lasalle (Hymenoptera: Eulophidae) on refrigerated pupae of Anticarsia gemmatalis Hubner (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae)
Authors: Fabricio Fagundes Pereira, José Cola Zanuncio, Samir Oliveira Kassab, Patrik Luiz Pastori, Rogério Hidalgo Barbosa, Camila Rossoni
Pages 117 - 121 | Abstract | Full Text PDF | DOI: 10.4067/SO718-58392013000200005
Impact of insecticides used to control Spodoptera frugiperda (J.E. Smith) in corn on survival, sex ratio, and reproduction of Trichogramma pretiosum Riley offspring
Authors: Jander R. Souza, Geraldo A. Carvalho, Alexandre P. Moura, Marcelo H.G. Couto, and Jader B. Maia
Pages 122 - 127 | Abstract | Full Text PDF | DOI: 10.4067/SO718-58392013000200006
Extraction and isolation of anti-tryptic castor-bean (Ricinus communis L.) substances and their effects on Spodoptera frugiperda (Smith, 1797) (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae)
Authors: Vinicius Ramos, Dejane Alves, Mariana Braga, Geraldo Carvalho, Custódio Santos
Pages 128 - 134 | Abstract | Full Text PDF | DOI: 10.4067/SO718-58392013000200007
Bioactivity of a water extract of boldus (Peumus boldus Molina) against Spodoptera frugiperda (J.E. Smith) and Helicoverpa zea Boddie (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae)
Authors: Gonzalo Silva, J. Concepción Rodríguez, Carlos A. Blanco, Angel Lagunes
Pages 135 - 141 | Abstract | Full Text PDF | DOI: 10.4067/SO718-58392013000200008
Growth, yield, and fruit quality of ‘Rhode red Valencia’ and ‘Valencia Late’ sweet oranges grown on three rootstocks in eastern Mediterranean
Authors: Ercan Yildiz, Turan Hakan Demirkeser, and Mustafa Kaplankiran
Pages 142 - 146 | Abstract | Full Text PDF | DOI: 10.4067/SO718-58392013000200009
Honey as a bioindicator of arsenic contamination due to volcanic and mining activities in Chile
Authors: Jos√© M. Bast√≠as, Philippe Jambon, Ociel Mu√Īo, Nimia Manqui√°n, Patricia Bahamonde, Miguel Neira
Pages 147 - 153 | Abstract | Full Text PDF | DOI: 10.4067/SO718-58392013000200010
Evaluation of fertilization with uncoated urea and 3,4-dimethylpyrazole phosphate (DMPP)-coated urea on nitrogen leaching and rose (Rosa spp.) yield.
Authors: Alexandra Garcia-Castro, and Hermann Restrepo-Diaz
Pages 154 - 159 | Abstract | Full Text PDF | DOI: 10.4067/SO718-58392013000200011
Rates of urea with or without urease inhibitor for topdressing wheat.
Authors: Marcelo Curitiba Espindula, Valterley Soares Rocha, Moacil Alves de Souza, Marcela Campanharo, and Guilherme de Sousa Paula
Pages 160 - 167 | Abstract | Full Text PDF | DOI: 10.4067/SO718-58392013000200012
Effects of benzoic acid and cadmium toxicity on wheat seedlings.
Authors: Kavita Yadav, and N.B Singh
Pages 168 - 174 | Abstract | Full Text PDF | DOI: 10.4067/SO718-58392013000200013
Impact of alternate furrow irrigation with different irrigation intervals on yield, water use efficiency, and economic return of corn.
Authors: Awad Abd El-Halim
Pages 175 - 180 | Abstract | Full Text PDF | DOI: 10.4067/SO718-58392013000200014
Effect of pH on boron adsorption in some soils of ParanŠ, Brazil
Authors: F√°bio Steiner, and Maria do Carmo Lana
Pages 181 - 186 | Abstract | Full Text PDF | DOI: 10.4067/SO718-58392013000200015
SCIENTIFIC NOTES
Effect of urea-N on growth and indoleacetic acid production of Stenotrophomonas maltophilia (Sb16) isolated from rice growing soils in Malaysia.
Authors: Radziah Othman, Umme Aminun Naher, Zuraidah Bente
Pages: 187 - 192 | Abstract | Full Text PDF | DOI: 10.4067/SO718-58392013000200016
Predicting green leaf proportion in ungrazed kleingrass (Panicum coloratum L.) in the semiarid pampas Region of Argentina
Authors: Carlos Ferri, and Lía Molas
Pages: 193 - 195 | Abstract | Full Text PDF | DOI: 10.4067/SO718-58392013000200017
Fungi that cause rot in bunches of grape identified in adult fruit flies (Anastrepha fraterculus) (Diptera: Tephritidae)
Authors: Ruben Machota Jr., L√≠gia C. Bortoli, Marcos Botton, AND Anderson D. Gr√ľtzmacher
Pages: 196 - 201 | Abstract | Full Text PDF | DOI: 10.4067/SO718-58392013000200018