Articles

Age at first calving in Holstein dairy cows specialized in Costa Rica.

Mauren Salazar-Carranza, Gloriana Castillo-Badilla, Jaime Murillo-Herrera, Frank Hueckmann-Voss, Juan José Romero-Zuñiga

233-243 |

Effects of inbreeding on reproductive parameters of Costa Rican Holstein and Jersey cows.

Judyana Aguirre-Valverde, Bernardo Vargas-Leitón, Juan José Romero-Zuñiga

245-255 |

Characterization and classification of dairy herds using multivariate analysis in Costa Rica.

Bernardo Vargas-Leitón, Oscar Solís-Guzmán, Fernando Sáenz-Segura, Héctor León-Hidalgo

257-275 |

Passive transfer of immunity in water buffalo calves and its effect before weaning.

Beatriz Cáseres-Álvarez, Jorge Alberto Elizondo-Salazar

277-284 |

Immune status of dairy calves in the Northern Plains of Costa Rica. Year II.

Daniel Benavides-Varela, Jorge Alberto Elizondo-Salazar, Esteban González-Arias

285-291 |

Heritability of fertility traits of Indubrazil cows.

Ángel Ríos-Utrera, Víctor Delio Hernández-Hernández, Eugenio Villagómez Amezcua-MAnjarréz, Juan Priciliano Zárate-Martínez

293-300 |

Soil quality indexes in areas cultivated with banana in Panamá.

José Villarreal-Núñez, Iidelfonso Pla-Sentis, Lwonel Agudo-Martínez, Jhon Villaláz-Pérez, Franklin Rosales, Luís Pocasangre

301-315 |

Response of plantain to fertilization with P, K and S during the first productive cycle.

Parménides Furcal-Beriguete, Alejandro Barquero-Badilla

317-327 |

Percolation and leaching of nutrients in banana soils to the East of the Reventazón river, Limón, Costa Rica.

Jorge Acón-Ho, Luis Alpízar-Oses, Rodolfo WingChing-Jones

329-336 |

Morphological, morphometrical and molecular identification of Meloidogyne incognita in fig (Ficus carica L.) in Costa Rica.

Walter Peraza-Padilla, Johaner Rosales-Flores, Alejandro Esquivel-Hernández, Irena Hilje-Rodríguez, Ramón Molina-Bravo, Pablo Castillo-Castillo

337-346 |

Tree biomass equations for tropical dry forests and their application to the Mexico’s Sinaloan forest inventory.

José Navár-Cháidez, Felipa de Jesús Rodríguez-Flores, Pedro Antonio Domínguez-Calleros

347-356 |

Phosphate solubilization by rice associate Bacillus.

Berto Tejera-Hernández, Mayra Heydrich-Pérez, Marcia M. Rojas-Badía

357-364 |

Effect of silicon and pesticides in soil fertility and rice yield.

Parménides Furcal-Beriguete, Alejandra Herrera-Barrantes

365-378 |

Water quality of the Refugio Mata Redonda and surrounding rice paddies, Guanacaste, Costa Rica.

Ana Gabriela Pérez-Castillo, Ronny Barboza-Mora, José Francisco Ramos-Matarrita

379-392 |

Fruit set and parthenocarpy in ‘Manzanillo’ olive under cross-pollination.

José A. Cristóbal Navarro-Ainza, Arturo López-Carvajal

393-400 |

Location of suitable zones for protected agriculture in Baja California Sur, Mexico.

Alicia López-Méndez, Celso Armeta-López, Adolfo Dagoberto Armenta-Bojórquez, Héctor Cirilo Fraga-Palomino, Jaime Alberto Félix-Herrán

401-409 |

Incidence and severity of anthracnose in breeding lines and crosses of papaya (Carica papaya).

Antonio Bogantes-Arias, Eric Mora-Newcomer

411-417 |

Short Communication

Effect of Meloidogyne sp. on growth and yield of tomato.

Wilber Salazar-Antón, Tomás de Jesús Guzmán-Hernández

419-426 |

First report of the weed Solenostemon monostachyus (P. Beauv.) Briq. (Fam. Lamiaceae) in agroecosystems in Costa Rica.

Steven Brenes-Prendas, Renán Agüero-Alvarado, Pablo Sánchez-Vindas, Luis Poveda-Álvarez

427-431 |

Maturation of Biceps femoris in cull cows Bos taurus and Bos indicus.

Roger Alonso Cubero-Rojas, Eliana Mora-Peraza, Rodolfo WingChing-Jones, Sandra Calderón-Villaplana

433-440 |

Technical Information

Symptoms associated to boron deficiency in the oil palm (Elaeis guineensis Jacq.) in Costa Rica.

Marco V. Gutiérrez-Soto, Joaquín Torres-Acuña

441-449 |