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Ciencia e Investigación Agraria

The journal Ciencia e Investigación Agraria (RCIA) is an international scientific publication,created on 1974 and edited by the Agronomy and Forestry Faculty of Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile, Santiago, Chile. The RCIA is indexed in the Web of Science of Thomson Reuters since 2007. it is also indexed by several world databases and indexes, such as Scopus, Biological and Agricultural Index, CAB, Chemical Abstracts, Clase Periodica OCLC, LATINDEX, and SciELO. It publishes original and peer reviewed research on agriculture, agricultural economics, animal production, crop production, plant nutrition, viticulture and enology, crop protection, ornamental crops, agroecology, sustainable practices, forestry, soil management, environmental sciences, and natural resources, among others. It published three volumes per year which include contributions as research articles, research notes, literature reviews, and essays.

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Languaje of publication English

Vol 42, No 2 (2015)

Table of Contents

Review Articles

Development of insulin resistance in horses (Equus caballus): etiologic and molecular aspects
Mónica Gandarillas, José Tomás Matus, Roberto I. Márquez-Hernández, Einar Vargas-Bello-Pérez

Research Paper

Exploratory analysis of foreign markets for Spanish organic wines
Fernando J. Fuentes-García, Ana B. Cosano-Carrillo, Sandra M. Sánchez-Cañizares
Transportation costs, agricultural expansion and tropical deforestation: Theory and evidence from Peru
Iván M. Lucich, Mauricio G. Villena, María José Quinteros
Non-technological innovations in Chilean agricultural firms: what motivates the decision to innovate and the propensity of innovation?
Rodrigo A. Fuentes, Ariel R. Soto
Preferences and willingness to pay for organic pears among high-income people in the Metropolitan Region of Santiago, Chile
Arcadio A. Cerda, Leidy Y. García, Francisco J. Tolosa, Valeska A. García
13C photoassimilate partitioning in sweet cherry (Prunus avium) during early spring
Marlene Ayala, Gregory A. Lang
Heterosis for yield contributing head traits in cabbage (Brassica oleracea var. capitata)
Beyhan Kibar, Onur Karaağaç, Hayati Kar
Growth and yield of rice cultivars sowed on different dates under tropical conditions
Gabriel Garcés-Varon, Hermann Restrepo-Díaz
A simple method for estimating suitable territory for bioenergy species in Chile
Luis Morales-Salinas, Edmundo Acevedo, Giorgio Castellaro, Luis Román-Osorio, Jael Morales-Inostroza, Máximo F. Alonso
Enhanced secretion of biocontrol enzymes by Trichoderma harzianum mutant strains in the presence of Rhizoctonia solani cell walls
Rubén Polanco, Constanza Pino, Ximena Besoain, Jaime Montealegre, Luz M. Pérez
Aggressive Citrus tristeza virus isolates in Chile are MCA13-positive and VT type, while mild isolates are MCA13-negative and T30 type
Ximena Besoain, Edson Bertolini, Rocío Camps, Fiona Ramella, María Teresa Gorris, Margarita Torres, Mariano Cambra
Physicochemical and microbiological changes in gutted and ungutted red tilapia (Oreochromis ssp) stored in ice
Yaneth L. Ruíz-Osorio, Claudia M. Amorocho-Cruz, Nelson Gutiérrez-Guzmán
The physiological and growth response of Acacia caven under water stress and the application of different levels of biosolids
Sergio Donoso, Karen Peña-Rojas, Cristian Pacheco, Sergio Durán, Rómulo Santelices, Cristóbal Mascaró
Potential in vitro degradability and gas production of the byproducts of the biodiesel chain
Aderbal M. de A. Silva, Simone V. Alves, Leilson R. Bezerra, Heloisa Carneiro, Ronaldo L. Oliveira, Fabíola F. de Medeiros, José M. Pereira Filho, Dário R. C. de Araújo
Phosphorus sources enriched with filter cake and microorganisms in the soil microbiota: Phosphorus absorption and sugar cane dry matter production
Alfredo R. Hernández, Renato de M. Prado, Leónides C. González, Gustavo Caione, Leandro R. Moda, Luis C. Assis, Hilário J. Almeida