Eficiencia de uso del nitrógeno en cereales de invierno en Uruguay

Del artículo “La necesidad de incrementar la eficiencia de uso del nitrógeno en cereales de invierno”, de E.M. Hoffman, N.C. Fassana, S. Mazzilli, A. Berger, O. Erns, publicado por el International Plant Nutrition Institute. En las condiciones de Uruguay y como resultado del cambio hacia un sistema de agricultura continua sin rotación con pasturas, ha…

Inoculação micorrízica e adubação fosfatada na produção de mudas de Amendoim Forrageiro

Do artigo «Inoculação micorrízica e adubação fosfatada na produção de mudas de Amendoim Forrageiro», de Elias Melo de Miranda, Eliane Maria Ribeiro da Silva, Orivaldo José Saggin Júnior, publicado na Revista Ciência Agronômica. O amendoim forrageiro, pertence ao gênero Arachis. É originário da América do Sul com cerca de 70 a 80 espécies encontradas no…

Interesting agricultural apps

Herein there are described some interesting agricultural apps that can made easier the technological cropping:   Agren Soil Calculator – https://www.agrentools.com/government-entity/our-tools/soilcalculator/ This app allows service providers to plug in various crop rotations, tillage systems, and conservation practices and view the resulting erosion predictions for up to three scenarios. The app’s enhanced reporting helps growers and…

Breakthrough in Nitrate-polluted Water Treatment

Article «Breakthrough in Nitrate-polluted Water Treatment», got from News from EXPOQUIMIA 2017 The first world electro-denitrification plant to supply drinking water to a municipality is expected to start operating in Borrassà in February 2017. The plant will produce 100 m3 per day. This initiative is carried out by Hydrokemós, a spin-from the Chemical Institute of…

La ‘Xylella fastidiosa’ arriba a Mallorca

De l’article «La ‘Xylella fastidiosa’ arriba a Mallorca» publicat a Agrocultura i de la informació del Departament d’Agricultura, Ramaderia, Pesca i Alimentació de la Generalitat de Catalunya. La Xylella fastidiosa és un bacteri que pot causar danys greus en una gran diversitat de plantes cultivades, ornamentals i silvestres. Pot afectar cultius de gran importància econòmica…

Open data & Climate change

From the report of Ben Schaap , “Open data & Climate change – Agriculture trends for COP21” published in GODAN   We are living in an information age where data is increasingly becoming an integral part of our lives. Farming will be no exception to these trends. A new generation of precision agriculture generates masses…

New Pest & Disease Records from Plantwise

From the blog of Plantwise, with permission. Author: Claire Curry We’ve selected a few of the latest new geographic, host and species records for plant pests and diseases from CAB Abstracts. Records this fortnight include the first record of stink bugs in rice farming in the Brazillian Maranhão, the first report of Aspergillus parvisclerotigenus rot…

Bacterias simbióticas asociadas a caña de azúcar en Urugay.

Recogido del estudio de: Dra. Margarita Sicardi, Lic. Claudia Barlocco Facultad de Ciencias, MSc. Cecilia Taulé, Lic. Cintia Mareque BIOGEM-IIBCE-MEC, Ing. Agr. Fernando Hackembruch ALUR S.A En estudios en caña de azúcar en Uruguay, see comprobó que las diferentes variedades son capaces de adquirir parte de su Nitrógeno nutricional a partir de la fijación biológica…