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- Haghighi, M., et al. Show all 4 Authors
- Journal of horticultural science & biotechnology 2013 v.88 no.2 pp. 154-158
- Solanum lycopersicum var. lycopersicum; carbon dioxide; drying; ethylene production; fructose; fruit quality; glucose; irrigation scheduling; irrigation water; leaf water potential; respiratory rate; root zone drying; sucrose; tomatoes; total soluble solids; water conservation; water content; weight loss
- ... Partial rootzone drying (PRD) is a promising water-saving irrigation strategy for processing tomato, but its effects on fruit quality have not been fully explored.We explored PRD using glasshouse-grown 'Petopride' processing tomato. The treatments were: (i) fully-watered control (C), or (ii) PRD where half the volume of water given to C was applied to one side of each plant, with the other side be ...