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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 3 (2015)

Table of Contents

Review Articles

Gray mold caused by Botrytis cinerea limits grape production in Chile
Bernardo A. Latorre, Karina Elfar, Enrique E. Ferrada

Research Paper

The inclusion of distiller’s dried corn grains with solubles in the feed of laying hens during the production stage
Hernán E. Rodríguez-Ríos, Jorge A. Campos-Parra, Pamela A. Williams-Salinas, Markus H. Blanck-Heimann, Rita G. Astudillo-Neira, Jesús D. Grande-Cano
Forage potential of black oat Iapar 61 alone or in association with birdsfoot trefoil
Camila Ducati, Marcela A. Neres, Deise D. Castagnara, Paulo S. R. Oliveira, Daiane Weirich, Gustavo M. da Silva, Samantha M. M. Sunahara
Methodology for determining the suitability of land for the cultivation of highbush blueberry: a case study on a farm in southern Chile
Leonardo Vera, René Montalba, Lorena Vieli, Emilio Jorquera, Isabel González
Colonization of blueberry (Vaccinium corymbosum) plantlets by ericoid mycorrhizae under nursery conditions
Rubén Carrillo, Jaime Guerrero, Mario Rodríguez, Cristian Meriño-Gergichevich
Quality, bioactive compounds, and antioxidant activity of serrano chili peppers cultivated in volcanic rock-vermicompost and nutrient solutions
Elia Cruz-Crespo, María T. Sumaya-Martínez, Álvaro Can-Chulim, Joel Pineda-Pineda, Rubén Bugarín-Montoya, Gisela Aguilar-Benítez
Profit maps for precision agriculture
Claudio L. Bazzi, Eduardo G. Souza, Raj Khosla, Miguel A. Uribe-Opazo, Kelyn Schenatto
Body mass and wing geometric morphology of the codling moth (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae) according to sex, location and host plant in the region of Maule, Chile
Fabiola Torres, Marcela A. Rodríguez, Blas Lavandero, Eduardo Fuentes-Contreras
Resistance assessment of grapevine rootstocks used in Chile to the root-knot nematodes Meloidogyne ethiopica, M. hapla, and M. javanica
Erwin Aballay, Oscar Vilches
Effect of fire on herbaceous “matorral” vegetation of Central Chile
Patricia Sabadin, Miguel Gómez, Rosanna Ginocchio, Iván Peña, Ana María Mujica, Gloria Montenegro
Fire, logging and establishment patterns of second-growth forests in south-central Chile: implications for their management and restoration
Mauro E. González, Paul Szejner, Pablo J. Donoso, Christian Salas
Energy potential of vine shoots in La Rioja (Spain) and their dependence on several viticultural factors
Manuel Antonio Mendívil, Pedro Muñoz, María Pilar Morales, Manuel C. Juárez Castelló

Research Notes

Market management: the impact on the development of an ornamental plants supply chain in Curitiba, Brazil
Daniel Muraro, Raquel R.B. Negrelle, Francine L. Cuquel, Adilson Anacleto
Lucerne and other perennial legumes provide new options for rain fed livestock production in the Mediterranean-climate region of Chile
Carlos Ovalle, Soledad Espinoza, Viviana Barahona, Macarena Gerding, Alan Humphries, Alejandro del Pozo
Nutraceutical quality of cantaloupe melon fruits produced under fertilization with organic nutrient solutions
Pablo Preciado-Rangel, Karla M. García-Villela, Manuel Fortis-Hernández, Radamés Trejo Valencia, Edgar O. Rueda Puente, Juan R. Esparza-Rivera


Innovation in the agricultural sector: Experiences in Latin America
Ricardo X. Chávez, Emma D. Lombeida, Álvaro M. Pazmiño, Flora del C. Vasconez

Acknowledment to reviewers

Reviewers 2015
Reviewers 2015 [ PDF ]