Objective: The objective of this experiment was to study the knowledge, skills and traditional experiences of the farmers on the post harvest handling and management of Giant Cavendish banana fruit. The study further studied the effects of Moringa leaves in ripening and associated post harvest characters of Giant Cavendish banana fruits.
Moringa is a multipurpose tropical tree. It is mainly used for food and has numerous industrial, medicinal and agricultural uses, including animal feeding. It is very nutritious, fast-growing, drought-tolerant, adapted to our local conditions and can be seen growing wild throughout.
Los factores limitantes para la producción de maíz en Yucatán, México son la reducción en el rendimiento y aumento constante de especies arvenses. Una estrategia para enfrentar esos problemas es desarrollar esquemas productivos diversificados, como los sistemas agroforestales (SAF).