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

Pages 152 - 315
April - June 2018

Cover photography: Apricot (Prunus armeniaca L.)
Source: Pierre Selim, own work, CC BY 3.0,

Effects of elevated nitrogen application on nitrogen partitioning, plant growth, grain quality and key genes involved in glutamate biosynthesis among three rice genotypes
Authors: Jun Wang, Yi-peng Lu, Jie Wang, Rui-xin Xu, Jun Li, Wei Hu, Ya-jun Xiong, Yun-bo Zhang, Xiao-yan Wang, and Xiao-hai Tian
Pages 152 - 164 | Abstract | Full Text PDF | DOI: 10.4067/S0718-58392018000200152
Nitrogen application at the booting stage affects 2-acetyl-1-pyrroline, proline, and total nitrogen contents in aromatic rice
Authors: Zhaowen Mo, Umair Ashraf, Yongjian Tang, Wu Li, Shenggang Pan, Meiyang Duan, Hua Tian, and Xiangru Tang
Pages 165 - 172 | Abstract | Full Text PDF | DOI: 10.4067/S0718-58392018000200165
Evaluating the effect of coal mining subsidence on the agricultural soil quality using principal component analysis
Authors: Xiao-ming Guo, Tong-qian Zhao, Wen-ke Chang, Chun-yan Xiao, and Yu-xiao He
Pages 173 - 182 | Abstract | Full Text PDF | DOI: 10.4067/S0718-58392018000200173
Sodium chloride stress during early growth stages altered physiological and growth characteristics of rice
Authors: Sajid Hussain, Xiaochuang Cao, Chu Zhong, Lianfeng Zhu, Maqsood Ahmad Khaskheli, Sajid Fiaz, Junhua Zhang, and Qianyu Jin
Pages 183 - 197 | Abstract | Full Text PDF | DOI: 10.4067/S0718-58392018000200183
Estimation of genetic parameters and selection of elephant-grass (Pennisetum purpureum Schumach.) for forage production using mixed models
Authors: Wanessa F. Stida, Rogério F. Daher, Alexandre P. Viana, Ana Kesia F. Vidal, Rafael S. Freitas, Verônica B. da Silva, Antônio Vander Pereira, Sabrina Cassaro, Bruna R. da S. Menezes, and Eduardo P. Furlani
Pages 198 - 204 | Abstract | Full Text PDF | DOI: 10.4067/S0718-58392018000200198
Integrative effects of no-tillage and straw returning on soil organic carbon and water stable aggregation under rice-rape rotation.
Authors: Kashif Ali Kubar, Li Huang, Jianwei Lu, Xiaokun Li, Bin Xue, and Zhiyao Yin
Pages 205 - 215 | Abstract | Full Text PDF | DOI: 10.4067/S0718-58392018000200205
Improvement of wine volatile composition through foliar nitrogen applications to Cabernet Sauvignon grapevines in a warm climate
Authors: Gastón Gutiérrez-Gamboa, Teresa Garde-Cerdán, Marioli Carrasco-Quiroz, Ana María Martínez-Gil and Yerko Moreno-Simunovic
Pages 216 - 227 | Abstract | Full Text PDF | DOI: 10.4067/S0718-58392018000200216
Development of genetic algorithm for optimization of yield models in oil palm production
Authors: Yousif Y. Hilal, Wan Ishak, Azmi Yahya, and Zulfa H. Asha’ari
Pages 228 - 237 | Abstract | Full Text PDF | DOI: 10.4067/S0718-58392018000200228
Root responses in chromosome segment substitution lines of rice 'KDML105' under early drought stress
Authors: Wanwipa Pinta, Nimitr Vorasoot Nuntawut Jongrungklang, Jonaliza L. Saingliw, Theerayut Toojinda, and Jirawat Sanitchon
Pages 238 - 254 | Abstract | Full Text PDF | DOI: 10.4067/S0718-58392018000200238
Bioactive compounds and antioxidant activity in the common bean are influenced by cropping season and genotype
Authors: Yatzil Denih García-Díaz, Elia Nora Aquino-Bolaños, José Luis Chávez-Servia, Araceli Minerva Vera-Guzmán, and José Cruz Carrillo-Rodríguez
Pages 255 - 265 | Abstract | Full Text PDF | DOI: 10.4067/S0718-58392018000200255
Chemical composition and antioxidant activity of some apricot varieties at different ripening stages
Authors: Olimpia Alina Iordanescu, Ersilia Alexa, Dacian Lalescu, Adina Berbecea, Dorin Camen, Mariana Atena Poiana, Diana Moigradean, and Maria Bala
Pages 266 - 275 | Abstract | Full Text PDF | DOI: 10.4067/S0718-58392018000200266
Management of penoxsulam- and bispyribac-resistant late watergrass (Echinochloa phyllopogon) biotypes and rice sedge (Cyperus difformis) in rice
Authors: Ioannis Vasilakoglou, Kico Dhima, and Thomas Gitsopoulos
Pages 276 - 286 | Abstract | Full Text PDF | DOI: 10.4067/S0718-58392018000200276
Selectivity of geraniol synthase in aromatic species to control of cotton ramulosis
Authors: Kaliny V.P. Silva, Yrlânia L. Guerra, Gerckson M.R. Alves, Péricles A. Melo-Filho, Liziane M. Lima, and Roseane C. Santos
Pages 287 - 298 | Abstract | Full Text PDF | DOI: 10.4067/S0718-58392018000200287
Yield stability and relationships among stability parameters in soybean genotypes across years
Authors: Anderson S. Milioli, Andrei D. Zdziarski, Leomar G. Woyann, Rodnei dos Santos, Ana C. Rosa, Alana Madureira, and Giovani Benin
Pages 299 - 309 | Abstract | Full Text PDF | DOI: 10.4067/S0718-58392018000200299
Characterization of grape phenolic compounds of 'Carignan' grapevines grafted onto 'País' rootstock from Maule Valley (Chile): Implications of climate and soil conditions
Authors: Gastón Gutiérrez-Gamboa, Marioli Carrasco-Quiroz, Nicolas Verdugo-Vásquez, Irina Díaz-Gálvez, Teresa Garde-Cerdán, and Yerko Moreno-Simunovic
Pages: 310 - 315 | Abstract | Full Text PDF | DOI: 10.4067/S0718-58392018000200310