Plant biostimulants

From the report “Agricultural uses of plant biostimulants“, of Pamela Calvo, Louise Nelson and Joseph W. Kloepper, published at Plant and Soil.   The definition and concept of plant biostimulants is still evolving, which is partly a reflection of the diversity of inputs that can be considered to be biostimulants . Plant biostimulants, or agricultural…

The effect of Ascophyllum nodosum extract on the growth, yield and fruit quality of tomato

From the report “The effect of Ascophyllum nodosum extract on the growth, yield and fruit quality of tomato grown under tropical conditions“, from Nerissa Ali, Aidan Farrell, Adesh Ramsubhag, Jayaraj Jayaraman, published in the Journal of Applied Phycology Tomato plants grown under tropical field conditions were treated with Ascophyllum nodosum seaweed extract (ASWE). Two field experiments and one greenhouse…