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Phytoplasma-like symptoms of leaf yellowing and calyx malformation were observed in eggplant (Solanum melongena L.), upward leaves and fruit malformation in pepper (Capsicum annuum L.), and aerial tuber formation in potato (S. tuberosum L.) during the survey performed in the late season (August to September) of 2015 and 2016 in Van province (Turkey...
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The fall armyworm is an exotic pest which destroys a wide variety of crops Querywhereas the brinjal ash weevil is a serious pest of eggplant and other solanaceous vegetables. The goal of this research is to find a sustainable and ecologically friendly bio-control agent for managing FAW and brinjal ash weevils. Twelve natural Bacillus thuringiensis...
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The genus Aspergillus P. Micheli is among the most abundant fungi worldwide. Numerous species belonging to this genus have been reported to contaminate food and cause infections. We isolated Aspergillus hongkongensis C.C. Tsang et al. from eggplant flour sold in Recife, Brazil. The isolate was identified using morphological and molecular analyses (...
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Purpose Widespread heavy metal pollution in farmland soil has brought serious harm to the environment, and the use of in situ stabilization technology is a sustainable solution for safe agricultural production in Cd-contaminated soil. In this experiment, the effect of the amendment on the Cd bioavailability and its ecological effects in Cd-contamin...
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Abstract Background and aims: Vegetable production under the plastic tunnel is a steadily growing sector worldwide, but this type of cultivation threatens environmental sustainability by degrading soil through continuous cropping conditions (CMC). This study aimed to assess the role of crop rotation (CR) with different winter leafy vegetables in am...
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Background The appearance quality of the eggplant (Solanum melongena L.) fruit is an important trait that influences its commercial value. It is known that quality traits such as anthocyanin composition and fruit surface pattern are categorical and are inherited simply. However, research examples of gene mapping for the composition (anthocyanin acc...
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Economically weeds are considered more harmful to crops compared to insects and other pests. This study was conducted to assess some weed management strategies in eggplant. Five different treatments were tested; hand hoeing, black plastic mulch, pendimethalin herbicide, rimsulfuron herbicide and control parcel (without any application). The eggplan...
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Plant-parasitic nematodes particularly the genus Meloidogyne are a primary limiting factor in the production of many plants and is a major problem in organic systems. This study was carried out to examine the influence of irrigation with different effluent water sources, including semi-intensive tilapia pond (STP), intensive tilapia biofloc (ITB) s...
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The shoot and fruit borer has asserted itself as a severe pest of eggplant. In vitro mutagenesis is an excellent method for producing mutants resistant to biotic and abiotic stresses. This study aimed to create eggplant mutants that were resistant to shoot and fruit borer infestation. In the Murashige and Skoog (MS) medium, two genotypes, including...
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Eggplant is a valuable commercial vegetable widely consumed due to its unique meaty taste and nutritional and functional properties. The present investigation was done with the aim to assess the bioactive properties and enzymatic activities in twenty three different long and round type eggplant genotypes to ascertain their amenability for processab...
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Although eggplant is self-fertile and self-compatible crop, it needs assistance of insects for buzz pollination. In the present study, floral biology of “Shyamili” variety was examined and the flowers were classified into three types, wherein, 62.63 ± 5.53% of the flowers were true flowers with long style, followed by rudimentary flowers with short...
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Economically weeds are considered more harmful to crops compared to insects and other pests. This study was conducted to assess some weed management strategies in eggplant. Five different treatments were tested; hand hoeing, black plastic mulch, pendimethalin herbicide, rimsulfuron herbicide and control parcel (without any application). The eggplan...
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Tetranychus urticae Koch (Acari: Tetranychidae) is one of the key pests causing economic losses in vegetable fields. Phytoseiulus persimilis Athias-Henriot (Acari: Phytoseiidae) is used effectively in the biological control of this mite on many vegetable crops. The present study determined how different crops such as pepper, eggplant, cucumber and...
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The main obstacle in front of the sustainable development of the agricultural sector is the considerable amount of economic loss due to reduced food production because of plant diseases. Computer-aided diagnosis of plant health conditions has paved its way in recent times by employing deep learning techniques especially convolutional neural network...
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COVID-19, caused by the coronavirus SARS-CoV-2, emerged in late December 2019 in Wuhan, China. As of 8 April 2022, the virus has caused a global pandemic, resulting in 494,587,638 infections leading to 6,170,283 deaths around the world. Although several vaccines have received emergency authorization from USA and UK drug authorities and two more in...
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The introduction of Cashew Nut Shell Liquid (CNSL), iron oxide nanoparticles, Plant extracts from Mentha spicata L., Vitex negundo L., and Eucalyptus globulus M., in chitosan biopolymer matrix has created a significant contribution for the development of Bio-formulated polymer composites. The migration test performed for the formulated Bio-composit...
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Cadmium (Cd) contamination is a severe problem in the environment and produces detrimental effects on crop productivity and quality. Characterization of crop performance at different Cd concentrations is crucial to identify pollution-safe cultivars with low translocation efficiency to aboveground organs to be used for food safety. Here, we estimate...
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Nowadays, the scientific community is focusing on alternative environmentally friendly management approaches. Mycorrhizae has a lot of potential as an agrochemical solution. These effective eco-friendly parameters are gaining traction in soil sustainability and agricultural production restoration. The interaction of mycorrhizae with iron-ethylened...
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Living mulches can play a crucial role in the protection of the soil against erosion, as well as biological and chemical degradation. Soil fertility and its physical properties, including soil structure, are of special importance to crops. Soil physical properties are affected, among other factors, by the type of tillage. In order to determine the...
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The Adapting Agriculture to Climate Change Project set out to improve the diversity, quantity, and accessibility of germplasm collections of crop wild relatives (CWR). Between 2013 and 2018, partners in 25 countries, heirs to the globetrotting legacy of Nikolai Vavilov, undertook seed collecting expeditions targeting CWR of 28 crops of global signi...
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To create resilience city under the climate change impacts, the most successful strategy is urban agriculture. The need for satisfying food security, safety and accessibility becomes an urgent under Covid 19 epidemic. Three fertilizing source (nutrient solution, mineral fertilizer and vermi-liquid) combined with two pots volume 6 and 8 liters of st...
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The Adapting Agriculture to Climate Change Project set out to improve the diversity, quantity, and accessibility of germplasm collections of crop wild relatives (CWR). Between 2013 and 2018, partners in 25 countries, heirs to the globetrotting legacy of Nikolai Vavilov, undertook seed collecting expeditions targeting CWR of 28 crops of global signi...
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Biotic and abiotic stress factors are the major constrains for the tomato yield potential. One way to overcome the negative impact of these factors on yield is to manipulate vigorous root system architecture (RSA) through grafting. The present study aimed to determine the yield potential of tomato plants grafted to interspecific eggplant rootstock...
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Abstrak Desa Tapak Gedung merupakan salah satu Desa Wisata di Provinsi Bengkulu, Indonesia yang mempunyai pesona air terjun yang indah dan potensi kopi dan SDA yang mendukung. Kegiatan pengabdian ini bertujuan untuk memberdayakan potensi SDA di Des ini sebagai upaya peningkatan ekonomi masyarakat Desa Tapak Gedung. Kegiatan pengabdian ini dilakukan...
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Among European countries, Italy is the most exposed to the risk of biological invasions, principally for its numerous entry points (ports and airports) and for climatic conditions favorable for the acclimatization of several invasive species. Here it was assessed that the greatest threats to our agro-ecosystems come mainly from the passenger baggag...
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A large amount of eggplant stalk (ES) is incinerated after harvesting of eggplant every year, which aggravates environmental pollution and waste of resources. Converting ES into methane through anaerobic digestion (AD) technology may be a potential treatment method, considering the low environmental impact and high energy recovery. Firstly, this st...
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This study describes the preparation and characterization of eggplant peel extract-loaded electrospun gelatin nanofiber and study of its in vitro release. Results obtained by scanning electron microscopy (SEM) and transmission electronic microscopy (TEM) micrograph revealed that eggplant peel extract-loaded electrospun gelatin nanofiber is in nanom...
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An experiment was conducted to study the effect of the phytohormone salicylic acid alone or in combination with Acetamiprid and Matrixine plus in reducing the effect of the white fly, Bemisia tabaci, which is one of the important insects that infects the eggplant crop Solaum melongena L. The study showed that all tested concentrations of salicylic...
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Key message A candidate non photosensitive gene S m F TS H10 was identified by combining bulked segregant analysis and map‑based cloning. Abstract Low light condition often leads to poor coloration of photosensitive eggplant. Here, we obtained a non-photosensitive eggplant that can synthesize large amount of anthocyanin under shading conditions. G...
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Integrated nutrient management (INM) practices have been recommended to farmers to boost crop productivity and improve soil properties. To test this hypothesis, a field experiment was conducted during Rabi 2015-16 and 2016-17 to study the influence of different nutrient management modules on yield, economics, quality, nutrient uptake and post-harve...
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Response of Solanum lycopersicum and Solanum melongena to different HMs concentration in various types of soil matrix has been studied in greenhouse experiments over the course of 11 months. Nickel (Ni), cadmium (Cd), cobalt (Co), copper (Cu), nickel (Ni), and zinc (Zn) concentrations in examined soils have been founded within the permissible value...
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Agroecosystems are often impoverished ecosystems, but they can host diverse communities of insects which provide ecosystem services. Specifically, crops may benefit from insect pollinators that increase their quantity and quality of yields. Basic knowledge is still needed regarding the identity, diversity, abundance, and ecology of insect pollinato...
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This study investigated the potential of some selected fertilizers to suppress root-knot nematodes (Meloidogyne incognita) on eggplant. Treatments consisted of two spraying periods of liquid fertilizer (Super Gro) 2 and 4 weeks apart, 20 kg/ha and 40 kg/ha Organic manure (geese dropping) at 2 week intervals and untreated plants (control). This was...
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Brinjal, eggplant or aubergine (Solanum melongena L.) is a major vegetable crop of India after potato. It is grown in all seasons and almost in all the parts of India except on higher altitudes. Leaf spot of disease were appears in two phases leaf spot and fruit rot caused by Alternaria alternata (Fr.) Keissler. It is mainly an outdoor whose spores...
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Introduction and importance: Despite the fact that a penile fracture is a rare emergency, it can cause morbidity in the patient, especially in terms of sexual life. If cases are not properly managed, irregularities in the penis will emerge, leading to more complicated problems. We present a case report of severe penile fracture associated with sex...
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Leucinodes orbonalis Guenee also called Eggplant Fruit and Shoot Borer (EFSB) is the most devastating pest all over the world. It feeds on different Solanum species having a wide diversity of flowering plants like potato, tomato, and brinjal. In the present study, the biology of Leucinodes orbonalis Guenee was studied under laboratory conditions th...
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Several studies have explored the effects of restrictive policies in different case-use instances; however, studies focusing on restrictive agricultural policies and their effects on major stakeholders are scarce. While the Philippines has been increasing its support for biotech-related technologies in agriculture, such as the recent approval of Go...
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The pepper fruit fly Atherigona orintalis (schiner) is collected for the first time from Thi-Qar province south of Iraq. Adult flies were collectd from greenhouses of tomatoes, cucumber and eggplants crops in al-rifaee; al-shatra; al-gharaf farms.
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The population living in cities is increasing day by day. While the urban population was 33.6% worldwide, 62.1% in EU countries, 31.5% in Turkey in 1960, it increased to 54.7%, 76.4% and 74.4% in 2017, respectively. With urbanization, people started to live in high buildings, away from nature. This situation causes the decrease of green areas and w...
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Fresh Vegetables are awarded almost all the nutritional values. The human body requires those values of nutrition for a healthy lifestyle. Fresh vegetables are good sources of minerals, vitamins, dietary fibre, antioxidants etc. Fruits such as vegetables are low in calories and fats, but they cover a good proportion of vitamins and minerals. All ki...
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The soil-borne fungus Verticillium dahliae is causing a devastating vascular disease in more than 200 species of dicotyledonous plants. The pathogen attacks susceptible plants through the roots, colonizes the plant vascular system, and causes the death of aerial tissues. In this study, we used Arabidopsis and eggplants to examine the plant protecti...
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The Solanaceae family, also referred to as nightshades or the tomato family, includes a wide variety of morphologies and habits. It has a distinct evolutionary history driven by natural selection, among other processes, which has resulted in unique adaptations and rewarding biochemical pathways for pollinators. The Solanaceae family contains 99 gen...
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Eggplant is an important vegetable in South Asia. In Bangladesh, it is grown around the year in all parts of the country. However, it is highly sensitive to waterlogged conditions. In Bangladesh, during the monsoon, waterlogged conditions represent one of the hostile abiotic stresses that affect the growth and development of eggplant, leading to a...
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Eggplant is an important vegetable in South Asia. In Bangladesh, it is grown around the year in all parts of the country. However, it is highly sensitive to waterlogged conditions. In Bangladesh, during the monsoon, waterlogged conditions represent one of the hostile abiotic stresses that affect the growth and development of eggplant, leading to a...
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An eggplant-based salad, called aubergine salad (AS), is a traditional appetizer and as such, is quite popular in the Mediterranean area. It is widely produced either on a home scale or on an industrial scale and widely consumed. However, there are cases where preservatives (such as sodium benzoate and potassium sorbate) are added in order to exten...
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Teosinte branched 1/cycloidea/proliferating cell factor (TCP) transcription factors play a key role in the regulation of plant biotic and abiotic stresses. In this study, our results show that SmTCP7a positively regulated bacterial wilt that was caused by Ralstoniasolanacearum. ChIP-seq was conducted to analyze the transcriptional regulation mechan...
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Plant viruses threaten agricultural production by reducing the yield, quality, and economical benefits. Tomato mosaic virus (ToMV) from the genus Tobamovirus causes serious losses in the quantity and quality of tomato production. The management of plant protection is very difficult, mainly due to the vector-less transmission of ToMV. Resistant bree...
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Agricultural input costs, which have increased in recent years, are among the biggest problems of farmers in Turkish agriculture. Smart agriculture has emerged after integrating technological developments in the agricultural sector, and among its main objectives is to achieve higher yields with less input. In this study, a questionnaire was applied...
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Effective biological control agents that can provide sustainable pest control need to be researched in further detail; functional plants (or non-crop insectary plants), in particular, are garnering increased research interest. Much remains to be learned as to how non-crop plants can augment biological control in greenhouse systems. In this study, w...
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Vegetables cultivated on contaminated agricultural soils are being consumed by the public, and consequently cause serious health concerns due to contaminants' dietary intake. The current study examines the safety and sustainability of eating eggplant (Solanum melongena) by looking into the possibility of heavy metals translocation from polluted soi...
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Wilt caused by the bacteria Ralstonia solanacearum, Enterobacter cloacae and Burkholderia glumae, independently or in complex, in Solanaceous vegetables is leading to enormous crop losses. The resistance mechanisms in tomato, chilli peppers, eggplant and potato are polygenically governed and the molecular level analyses have been successful to unde...
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Eggplant/brinjal (Solanum melongena L.) is a hardy crop and does best in worm and moist climate. The crop is generally grown twice or thrice in a year. The edible part, fruit is of high nutritive value and can well be compared with tomatoes. Insect pest constitute the major limiting factors in the successful production of eggplant/brinjal. Pest com...
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The tomato red spider mite, Tetranychus evansi Baker & Pritchard, has emerged as a destructive invasive pest of solanaceous crops worldwide. It was first recorded in Syria in 2011, in Latakia governorate, in the coastal region. Successful management of T. evansi in a given region benefits from information about its distribution, host plants, and as...
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Methane can be stored in biomaterials rapidly in hydrate form with low energy consumption. Considering the high cost of biomaterials (vegetables or fruits), agricultural wastes may be more practical. In this work, the characteristics of methane storage in two low-cost agricultural wastes, eggplant, and static water, are studied and compared. The me...
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This research aimed to evaluate the effect of adding different levels of eggplant flour in cookie on the physicochemical and nutritional characteristics and to verify the sensory acceptability among children. Four eggplant flour cookie formulations were prepared: EF0 (or standard), EF2.5, EF5.0, and EF7.5 (Eggplant Flour 0, 2.5, 5.0 and 7.5%, respe...
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Solanum aethiopicum cultivation is highly constrained by Fusarium wilt. A trial was conducted to control soil-borne and seed-borne F. oxysporum f.sp. melongenae using botanicals (ginger and garlic extracts). Seeds of Bello variety of eggplant were used for the trial. The trial was set up using completely randomized design with nine treatments and e...
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The study aimed to evaluate the efficiency of the bioagents Trichoderma harzianum and T. longibrachiatum, some fungicides and CuSO4.5H2O against the fungus Rhizoctonia sp. The causative agent of eggplant root rot in vitro. The results showed that the pathogenic fungus Rhizoctonia sp., which was isolated from the roots of eggplant plants infected wi...
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Solanum aethiopicum cultivation is highly constrained by Fusarium wilt. A trial was conducted to control soil-borne and seed-borne F. oxysporum f.sp. melongenae using botanicals (ginger and garlic extracts). Seeds of Bello variety of eggplant were used for the trial. The trial was set up using completely randomized design with nine treatments and e...
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My article : A study of eggplant leaf spot disease in greenhouses at Basrah province reached 400 reads.
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This study was carried out to isolate 19 isolates of the fungus Sclerotinia sclerotiorum from infected eggplants (Solanum melongena) grown in plastic houses located in some desert farms in Karbala and Najaf governorates, Iraq. These Sclerotinia sclerotiorum isolates were molecularly identified by the polymerase chain reaction technique (PCR) and de...
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Potato as a staple food is consumed alone or in the combination of different vegetables which might alter the rise in postprandial blood glucose level. In our study, the effect of the combination of potato with eight different types of vegetables was studied in a table (Kufri Bahar, KB) and processing (Kufri Chipsona 1, KC1) cultivars for predicted...