The Research and Extension Vegetable Crop Program (REVCP) has the purpose to evaluate new vegetable varieties and to conduct scientific base research of vegetable crops while disseminate the information to extension educators, local growers, business persons and stakeholders of the industry.
The facilities are located at the Agricultural Experiment Station Fortuna, Rout 510 Km 3.0 Barrio Sabana Llana, Juana Diaz PR.
This online seminar is available to help you calculate the amount of compost needed in various vegetable crops in Puerto Rico (Spanish version).
This video shows the process of cutting cover crops as green manure before transplanting sweet pepper. Cover crops applied as soil amendment can improve physical, chemical and biological composition of the soil.