To address their concerns, Agricultural Research Service (ARS) plant geneticist Mark Ehlenfeldt conducted a study to determine if early-fall pruning of either northern highbush or southern highbush blueberries would harm their development of cold hardiness
Personal views survey third edition (PVS-III), life orientation test revised (LOT-R) and professional life stress scale (PSS) were used to measure the hardiness
, optimism and stress respectively.
The purpose of the study at the Ohio Agricultural Research and Development Center in Wooster was to determine the cold hardiness
of 23 varieties of recently introduced V vinifera grapes so that grapegrowers and nurseries would have a better understanding of the ability of those varieties to survive the harsh winter conditions in the Midwest and northeastern United States.
Two personality characteristics, hardiness
and optimism, seem to influence the quality of people's experiences and thus the frequency of their ability to engage in flow.
Their theory hypothesized people with personality hardiness
are better equipped to cope with stressful situations because they perceive and embrace stressful situations as meaningful, natural challenges (Kobasa, 1979).
The reminder that generations of New Englanders have yet to win their winter hardiness
merit badges is tacked to every annual storm that meteorologists predict has the potential to be the next big one.
com)-- Home and Garden America stated today that the PDF guide for its popular 50 Varieties Heirloom Seeds Pack will now include the USDA hardiness
zone information for each of the seed varieties.
A heavy frost may slay it as its hardiness
can vary so you're best to take cuttings through the growing season and grow on in a greenhouse over the winter.
For each species he includes the scientific and common name as well as important details including the hardiness
zone, mature size, fall color, and disease and insect problems.
O termo em questao foi abordado por Kobasa (1979a) em um estudo longitudinal, como a hipotese de que pessoas que vivenciam um alto grau de estresse, sobretudo no local de trabalho, sem adoecer teriam uma estrutura de personalidade diferenciada das que acabavam adoecendo sob estresse, por isso tambem a utilizacao das denominacoes hardiness
personality, psychological hardiness
ou ainda stress resistance.
is a psychological concept used to describe the trait or characteristic of those who remain physically or mentally healthy when and after confronting hardships, trauma, and life obstacles .
The concept of Hardiness
or Hardy Personality was first proposed by Suzanne Kobasa (Kobasa, 1979) as a personal resource against the effects of negative or stressful events on health and, specifically, as a buffer of occupational stress (Kobasa, 1982; Kobasa, Maddi, & Kahn, 1982).