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Government officers learn about tomato grafting

By grafting tomato on wild eggplant rootstocks, farmers can avoid bacterial wilt and root knot nematode problems. In India there are now many commercial vegetable nurseries producing grafted seedlings, but high prices prevent small and marginal farmers from purchasing the seedlings.

2017-10-28T04:13:24+00:00October 28th, 2017|Categories: Articles, OCT2017, South Asia|Tags: |

Hands-on grafting workshop in Thailand

The Horticulture Innovation Lab, Kasetsart University, and WorldVeg East and Southeast Asia in Thailand hosted a vegetable grafting workshop on 22-23 February 2017 for 30 participants from the private seed and nursery sector from Thailand, Cambodia, India, and Lao PDR. --MORE--

2017-03-10T08:10:57+00:00March 10th, 2017|Categories: 2017 FRESH archive, Articles, East and Southeast Asia, FRESH, Latest News, MAR2017|Tags: , |

How to graft tomato & eggplant: tube splice

Grafting tomato onto hardy tomato or eggplant rootstocks can minimize problems caused by flooding, soil-borne diseases, and root-knot nematode. Watch as staff from AVRDC - The World Vegetable Center demonstrate this simple, effective technique.

2016-10-22T04:51:21+00:00September 8th, 2015|Categories: VegView|Tags: |