1. The descriptor list given here provides an international format and thereby produces a universally understood 'language' for all plant genetic resources data.
  2. This book includes a brief description of the pineapple plant and also covers botany, production technology, managment aspects, flowering and fruiting, genetics and improvements, marketing and storage of the plant.
  3. 2008-10-20 The solution to production gluts is to extend the season (i.e. have a harvestable product a bit earlier or later than most farmers) or to grow totally out of the normal season. Most crops are not easy to grow out of season. However, pineapple flowering is easily induced at any time of the year...
  4. AccessAgriculture Training Video Many pineapples are wasted, because they cannot be kept fresh for more than a week. By drying pineapples farmers can reduce waste and earn more money throughout the year.
  5. AccessAgriculture Training Video In the wider space between the double rows of pineapple, you can grow beans or groundnuts during the first year. This improves the soil. Most farmers cut down all the trees to establish pineapple gardens. But they are wrong. In fact, pineapples grow best and give...