New Crops from Brazil Related

Brazil Nuts:: The Brazil Nut Project, initiated by the Amazon Conservation Association, aims to integrate field research with better management policies so as to increase the viability of Brazil nuts as a forest crop.

The Brazil Nut Industry: Past, Present and Future:: Article by Scott A. Mori on Bertholletia excelsa, its natural history, the harvesting of the nuts from the Amazonian forests and the problems of plantation cultivation.

Organic Farming in the Tropics and Subtropics: Wild Collection of Brazil Nuts:: Covers Brazil nut production, harvesting, storing, processing and packing. [PDF]

Crops:: Intelligent sensing and manipulation for sustainable production and harvesting of high value crops. Crops is a large-scale integrating FP7 EU project in the theme Nanotechnologies, Materials and new Production Technologies within the call: Automation and robotics for sustainable crop and forestry management. CROPS will develop scientific know-how for a highly configurable, modular and clever carrier platform that includes modular parallel manipul

Alternative Agronomic Crops:: Article discussing farm diversification starting with an inventory of available resources, the crop selection, product research, markets and marketing. [PDF]

Alternative Crops and Plants:: Information from the Alternative Farming Systems Information Center on the production of floral, forest, fruit, grain, herb, industrial, nursery, nut, vegetable or other specialty plants, seeds and products.

Minor Oil Crops:: Information from the FAO Agricultural Organization on the cultivation and uses of a number of edible, non-edible and essential oil crops.

Crops: Easter Lily:: Detailed description on commercial bulb and flower raising for the cut flower trade. Includes some forcing timetables.

Nutrient Content of Crops:: Provides a software tool that estimates nutrients removed from the soil by different crops.

Industrial Crops and Products:: Includes indices and abstracts on non-food crops. Payment required for full text access.

  • New Additions: Crop Plants
Journal of Nepal Agricultural Research Council
Annals of Phytomedicine: An International Journal
Global Journal of Plant Breeding and Genetics (GJPBG)
International Journal of Agronomy and Agricultural Research (IJAAR)