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Evaluation of rice genotypes for resistance to the stalk-eyed fly (Diopsis longicornis) in rice in Uganda – IJAAR

Charles Ganteh Weelar, Michael Hilary Otim, Jimmy Lamo, Bruno Awio, Mildred Ochwo-Ssemakula School of Agricultural Sciences, Makerere University, Kampala, Uganda National Crops Resources Research Institute, Kampala, Uganda Key words: Improved rice genotypes, Stem borers, Infestations, Deadhearts. Abstract Globally, rice production is limited by abiotic and biotic factors. Of the insect pests attacking rice, the stalk-eyed […]

Genetic diversity of character agronomy population single seed descent – IJAAR

Arvita N. Sihaloho, Robert Harianja Lecturer of Agriculture Faculty UNITA, Indonesia Lecturer of Mathematic Department UNITA, Indonesia Key words: Heritability, single seed descent, variance, CVG. Abstract Selection of the population F3 and F4 by method single seed descent was to obtain information about the genetic diversity character agronomy and yield components. The experiment was conducted […]

Study of the diet of the common cuttlefish Sepia officinalis of the exclusive economic zone (EEZ) of Côte d’Ivoire – IJAAR

Ekumou V. Akesse, Coffi F. Didier Adou, Mamadou Karamoko, Jean D. Memel, Otchoumou Atcho Formation Unit and Research of Sciences of Nature, Nangui Abrogoua University, Abidjan, Cote d’Ivoire Department of Sciences and Technology, Higher Teacher Training School, Abidjan, Cote d’Ivoire Key words: Cephalopods, Diet, Sepia officinalis, Stomachs bowl. Abstract The diet of the common cuttlefish […]

Contribution of genotype × environment interaction on the performance of wheat breeding lines in two tropical agro ecosystems – IJAAR

Jabal Rahmat Ashar, Trikoesoemaningtyas, Yudiwanti Wahyu, Amin Nur Graduate student, Plant Breeding and Biotechnology Major, Bogor Agricultural University, Bogor, Indonesia Department of Agronomy, Bogor Agricultural Univesity, Bogor, Indonesia Research Institute for Maize and Minor Cereals, Maros, South Sulawesi, Indonesia Key words: Genetic × environment interaction, High elevation, Potential yield, Protein content, Wheat lines Abstract Wheat […]

Effect of boiling and baking times on the functional properties of aerial yam (Dioscorea bulbifera) flours cv Dugu-won har vested in Côte d’Ivoire – IJJAR

Jacques Y. Achy, Gbocho Serge Elvis Ekiss, Pamphile Kouadio Bony Koffi, Fankroma Martial Thierry Koné, Lucien Patrice Kouamé Department of Food Science and Technology, University Nangui Abrogoua (ex University Abobo, Adjame), Laboratory of Biocatalysis and Bioprocessing, Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire Key words: Baking, Boiling, Flours, Dioscorea bulbifera, Functional properties Abstract The study examined the effect of […]

Effect of water stress on yield and physiological traits among selected African tomato (Solanum lycopersicum) land races – IJAAR

Kenneth O. Tembe, George N. Chemining’wa, Jane Ambuko, Willis Owino Department of Plant Science and Crop Protection, University of Nairobi, Nairobi, Kenya Department of Food Science and Technology, Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology, Nairobi, Kenya Key words: African tomato, Moisture levels, Pot capacity, Water stress. Abstract Expansion of tomato farming in dryland regions […]

Changes in some physiological traits and yield of corn in response to cover crops – JBES

Farhood Yeganehpoor, Saeid Zehtab-Salmasi, Soheila Dastborhan Department of Plant Eco-Physiology, Faculty of Agriculture, University of Tabriz, Tabriz, Iran Key words: Chlorophyll content, Corn, Forage yield, Leaf area, Weed Abstract Cover crops as living mulches can suppress weeds in agro-ecosystems and improve the quality and quantity of crop performance. Therefore, to evaluate the effect of cover […]

Determination of groundwater quality index for irrigation and its suitability for agricultural crops in Jombang Regency, East Java, Indonesia – IJAAR

Hari Siswoyo, I Gusti Ayu Mas Sri Agung, I Made Dira Swantara, Sumiyati Doctoral Program of Agricultural Sciences, Udayana University, Denpasar, Bali, Indonesia/ Faculty of Engineering, Brawijaya University, Malang, East Java, Indonesia Faculty of Agriculture, Udayana University, Denpasar, Bali, Indonesia Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences, Udayana University, Denpasar, Bali, Indonesia Faculty of Agricultural Technology, […]

Effectiveness of practiced management options to control rice bug – IJAAR

Tamanna Yeasmin, Md. Giush Uddin Ahmed, Mst. Nasrin Khanam, Most. Surovi Sultana, Ferdous Akter, S. M. Zillur Rahman, Mr. Sukleash George Costa, Mr. Augustin Baroi, Md. Taibur Rahman, Md. Abul Bashar Mollah, M. Ekramul Hoque Department of Agronomy & Agricultural Extension, University of Rajshahi, Rajshahi, Bangladesh Caritas Rajshahi Region, Mohishbathan, Rajshahi, Bangladesh            Key words: Rice, […]

Effect of chemical and bio nitrogen fertilizer on yield and yield components of soybean under intercropping with maize – JBES

Yaghoub Raei, Amin Bagheri-Pirouz, Jalil Shafagh-Kolvanagh, Safar Nasrollahzadeh, Parisa Aghaei-Gharachorlou Department of Plant Eco-Physiology, Faculty of Agriculture, University of Tabriz, Iran Young Researchers and Elite Club, Tabriz Branch, Islamic Azad University, Tabriz, Iran Key words: Grain yield, Intercropping, Nitrogen fertilizer, Yield components Abstract In order to study the effect of chemical and bio nitrogen fertilizer […]