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Cucumber Economic Values and Its Cultivation and Breeding

Edited by Haiping Wang

Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences

Cucumber is a well-known and popular vegetable because of its rich nutrient profile and versatile uses in culinary, therapeutic and cosmetic purposes. This book provides information on the plant’s origins, biology, and breeding as well as research on its economic value, utilization, cultivation, and therapeutic benefits.

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Cucumber Economic Values and Its Cultivation and BreedingEdited by Haiping Wang

Published: October 6th 2021

DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.87508

ISBN: 978-1-83968-024-3

Print ISBN: 978-1-83968-023-6

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-1-83968-025-0

Copyright year: 2021

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1. Introductory Chapter: Studies on Cucumber

By Huixia Jia and Haiping Wang


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2. Antidiabetic Principle in Cucumis sativus L.

By Ibitoye Oluwayemisi Beatrice, Ajiboye Taofeek Olakunle, Abdulazeez Azeemat Titilola, Oyegoke Rukayat Abiodun, Muritala Hamdalat Folake and Abubakar Fatimah Aluko


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3. Cucumber Pickles and Fermentations

By Sarmad Ghazi Al-Shawi and Sadiq Jaafir Aziz Alneamah


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4. Cosmetic, Culinary and Therapeutic Uses of Cucumber (Cucumis sativus L.)

By Chidiebere Ugwu and Stephen Suru


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5. Market Performance and Structure of Cucumber in Ibadan, Oyo State

By Iyabo Bosede Adeoye


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6. Growth Promoting and Stabilizing of Cucumber Plants Cultivated in Soilless Cultivation Systems Using Biostimulators

By Michael Henry Böhme


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7. Soil and Agronomic Management for Cucumber Production in Nigeria

By Bernard Ndubuisi Okafor and Japhet J. Yaduma


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8. Health Beneficial Effects of Cucumber

By Shampa Chakraborty and Sadhana Rayalu


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9. Weed Interference and Management in Cucumber (Cucumis sativus L.)

By Olumide Samuel Daramola


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10. Integrated Pest Management for Cucurbits in Cucumber (Cucumis sativus L.)

By Ravi Mohan Srivastava and Sneha Joshih


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11. The Activity of New Bio-Agent to Control Cucumovirus Cucumber Mosaic Virus (CMV)

By Maadh Abdulwahab Alfahad


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12. Current and Emerging Pests and Diseases of Cucumber (Cucumis sativus L.) in Africa

By Olawale Arogundade, Titilayo Ajose, Joshua Olumide Matthew and Itunu Adeyemi Osijo


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13. Classical Genetics and Traditional Breeding in Cucumber (Cucumis sativus L.)

By Gograj Singh Jat, Tusar Kanti Behera, Suman Lata and Sachin Kumar


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