Marilou M. Benitez

Assistant Professor

  • Horticulture Crop Production
  • Postharvest horticulture
DegreeSchool
PhD in HorticultureUniversity of the Philippines Los Baños
MS in Post Harvest TechnologyKing Mongkut’s University of Technology Thonburi (KMUTT), Bangkok, Thailand
BS in AgricultureVisayas State College of Agriculture (now VSU)

Benitez, M.M., and De Guzman. C. C., 2012. Antioxidant Content of Bitter Gourd (Momordica charantia L.) Grown in Different Nutrient Amendments (Part of Dissertation). Presented in Universiti Malaysia Terengganu 11th International Annual Symposium on Sustainability Science and Management July 9-11, 2012, Terengganu, Malaysia.

Benitez, M. M., Acedo, Jr. A. L., Jitareerat, P., Kanlayanarat, S., 2006. Induction of Disease Resistance in Mango Fruit by Postharvest Heat. International Conference on Managing Quality in Chains – The Integrated View on Fruits and Vegetables Quality. ISHS Acta Horticulturae Vol 712.

Benitez, M. M., Acedo, Jr. A. L., Jitareerat, P., Kanlayanarat, S., 2006. Mango Fruit Softening Response to Postharvest Heat Treatment. International Conference on Managing Quality in Chains – The Integrated View on Fruits and Vegetables Quality. ISHS Acta Horticulturae Vol 712.

Benitez, M. M., 2004. Effects of Heat Treatment on Softening and Anthracnose Resistance in Mango Fruits cv. ‘Nam Dok Mai’- Thailand variety, MS Thesis, King Mongkut’s University of Technology Thonburi, Bangkok, Thailand. ISBN 974-183-692-9, Copyright reserved.

Acedo, A.L. Jr., Millan, L.L. and Benitez, M.M. 2002. Fruit ripening and disease control in bananas and mangoes by hot water treatment. Philippine Journal of Agricultural and Biosystem Engineering 2:3-14.

Benitez, M.M., R.I.J. Zapanta and E.D. Briones 2013. Postharvest quality and antioxidant content of organic eggplant (Solanum melongena L.) in modified atmosphere packaging. Acta Horticulturae. 1088:261p. ISHS 2015. ISBN 978946261 0821 8; ISSN 0567-7572

Benitez M.M. and K.M.M. Benitez. 2013. Effects of Vermicast-Enriched Growing Medium on Quality and Chlorophyll Content of Medical Alkaline Herb (Gynura procumbens). Acta Horticulturae. 108:485-488p. ISHS 2015. ISBN 978946261 082 8; ISSN 0567-7572

Benitez, M.M., Zara R.R. and De Guzman C.C. 2013. Comparative Effects of Soil Organic Amendments on Growth, Yield and Antioxidant Content of Bitter Gourd (Momordica charantia L. cv. Makiling). PHILIP AGRIC SCIENCTIST Vol. 96 No. 4, 359-369.

Acedo, A., L.M.Gonzales, A. Valida, A. Salabao, M. Benitez, E. Sudaria, F.R. Rivera, J. Ekram. 2015. Supply chain losses of Vegetables in Central Philippines Acta Horticulturae. 1103:1-10p.