Achieving sustainable cultivation of tomatoes (Burleigh by Dr A. K. Mattoo,Prof. A. K. Handa,Dr Ken Boote,W. L.

By Dr A. K. Mattoo,Prof. A. K. Handa,Dr Ken Boote,W. L. Araújo,C. Nick,F. T. Delazari,V. S. Almeida,Prof. D. J. H. Silva,A. Gazula,A. Simonne,M. Ozores-Hampton,Dr E. Simonne,Dr Martine Dorais,L. E. P. Peres,D. S. Reartes,M. H. Vicente,Dr A. Zsögön,Lawrence K

Tomatoes are the second one most crucial vegetable crop on this planet after potatoes. Originating in South the US, they're now grown broadly around the globe. because the inhabitants keeps to develop, there's a have to raise yields within the face of such demanding situations as weather swap, threats from pests and illnesses and the necessity to make cultivation extra resource-efficient and sustainable.

Drawing on a global diversity of workmanship, this assortment specializes in methods of bettering the cultivation of tomatoes at every one step within the price chain, from breeding to post-harvest garage. The booklet starts by way of taking a look at advancements in cultivation concepts, prior to relocating directly to overview advances in making sure genetic variety, realizing of tomato body structure and breeding recommendations. the gathering concludes through discussing advancements in figuring out and handling pests and diseases.

Achieving sustainable cultivation of tomatoes will be a regular reference for horticultural scientists in universities, govt and different examine centres and firms fascinated by tomato cultivation.

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