Chile’s open trade policy, implemented during the last few decades, has greatly
transformed Chilean farmers and their production systems. As a result, farmers can be grouped
into three categories based on their market-production orientation: domestic, transitional or
export producers. The objective of this paper is to analyze the factors underlying...
Cultivated potato crops are sensitive to
drought stress, reducing yield and tuber quality when the soil water potential drops to -0.3
MPa. However, drought not only affects plant growth and physiological activity, but this
stress also induces biochemical and molecular changes in the cellular gene expression profile,
triggering genes that...