Farmer’s handbook on introduced and local banana cultivars in the Philippines

This manual provides information on the morphological and agronomic traits, fruit characteristics, reactions to common diseases, and uses of 21 introduced and 8 local cultivars based on field trials carried out through the Bioversity-DA-BAR-NRMDC programme. It is intended to serve as a useful guide in the identification and selection of cultivars for further evaluation by researchers and planting by interested banana growers

Author: dela Cruz Jr., F.S.; Gueco, L.S.; Damasco, O.P.; Huelgas, V.C.; dela Cueva, F.M.; Dizon, T.O.; Sison, M.L.J.; Banasihan, I.G.; Sinohin, V.O.; Molina, Jr., A.B.

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