Mangifera indica andAcacia auriculiformis production


SKU: 9786206644958
Author: Dewanou, Saba Egah, Michel
Publication Date: 11/26/2023
Publisher: Our Knowledge Publishing
Binding: Paperback
Media: Book
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The mango is native to the forests of India, where it has been cultivated for over 4,000 years. The kent mango’s flesh is fiberless, juicy and very sweet, with a small to medium-sized stone. It has intense yellow to orange flesh and a greenish-yellow skin partially colored red. The mango tree is a member of the Anacardiaceae family. It is a fruit tree characterized by an upright, more or less spreading habit, from 9 to 30 meters high. Its evergreen foliage gives off a strong turpentine scent. The mango leaf is whole, ovoid, lanceolate to oval, 15 to 40 cm long and 1.5 to 4 cm wide.Conventional kent mango production aims to optimize production in relation to the surface area cultivated, in order to make a high annual profit on the same surface area, and involves the use of chemical products (chemical fertilizers, pesticides, insecticides, herbicides) and modern tools and equipment.