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- Jørgensen, Søren T., et al. Show all 11 Authors
- Acta agriculturæ Scandinavica 2013 v.63 no.6 pp. 516-522
- cultivars; farmers; flowering; flowers; fruit growing; fruit yield; fruits; genotype; greenhouse experimentation; heat; heat stress; heat tolerance; night temperature; nutritive value; open pollination; physiological response; screening; tomatoes; tropics; Ghana
- ... Tomato is an important vegetable widely grown in the tropics due to its nutritional value and financial benefits for farmers. In Ghana, there is an undersupply caused by production ceasing entirely from October to May due to high temperatures. Heat stress has been reported to cause excessive flower drop leading to drastic reduction in yield; however, genotypic differences in heat tolerance exist i ...