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Genetic variability and phylogenetic relationships studies of Aegilops L. using some molecular markers – IJAAR

Mahjoub Asma, Mguis Khaled, Ben Brahim Nadia Laboratory of botanic of INRAT, Hedi Karry Street, Ariana, Tunisia Department of Biology, Faculty of Sciences of Tunis, University of Tunis El Manar, Tunis, Tunisia Key words: Aegilops L., AFLP, ISSR, IRAP, Molecular markers, RAPD, SSR. Abstract Studying of genetic relationships among Aegilops L. species is very important […]

Effectiveness of two diatomaceous earths (FossilShield® and SilicoSec®) against Sitophilus zeamais Motschulsky (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) infesting two maize varieties (CLH103 and SHABA) at storage – IJAAR

Fotso Tagne Gabriel, Tofel Haman Katamssadan, Nukenine Elias Nchiwan, Adler Cornel Department of Biological Sciences, University of Ngaoundere, Cameroon Department of Biological Sciences, University of Bamenda, Cameroon Julius Kühn-Institut, Institue for Ecological Chemistry, Plant Analysis and Stored Products Protection, Königin-Luise Str.19, D-14195 Berlin, Germany Key words: Sitophilus zeamais, Diatomaceous earths, Malathion, Maize variety, exposure periods. […]

Assessment of farm-level sustainability indicators for Moroccan sheep farming systems using an adapted IDEA approach analysis – IJAAR

A.Boughalmi, A. Araba Hassan II Institute of Agronomy and Veterinary Medicine, Madinat Al Irfane, Morocco Key words: Sustainable sheep farming systems, IDEA method, Middle Atlas, Morocco. Abstract Intensification of livestock farming during the last decades has raised many issues including ecological impacts and food security. In the Middle Atlas of Morocco, extensive sheep production systems […]

The effects of extract of Azadirachta indica (Neem) oil and Imidacloprid (IRON 30SC) on the population dynamics of Brevicoryne brassicae, Lipaphis pseudobrassicae and Plutella xylostella on white cabbage – IJAAR

ES Djomaha1*, RTGhogomu2, R Hanna3, ES Ngatat3, NF Lontchi4 1Department of Agriculture, University of Dschang, Cameroon 2Department of Plant Protection, University of Dschang, Cameroon 3International Institute of Tropical Agriculture, Humid zone Centre, Messa Yaoundé Cameroon 4Department of Agriculture, Animal production and derived products, The Higher Institute of Sahel, Maroua, Cameroon Key words: Azadirachta indica, Imidacloprid, […]

Growth and chemical composition of hydroponically cultivated Lactuca sativa using phytoplankton extract – IJAAR

Francesca Gallo, Cristiana Rodrigues, Alfredo Borba, Joana Barcelos e Ramos, Eduardo B. Azevedo, João Madruga Center of Climate, Meteorology and Global Change, University of Azores, Angra do Heroísmo, Portugal Centre for Agricultural and Environmental Science and Technology of the Azores, University of Azores, Angra do Heroísmo, Portugal Key words: Lactuca sativa, Hydroponic system, Phytoplankton extract, […]

A rapid marine biodiversity assessment of the coral reefs in Morales Beach, Benoni, Glan, Sarangani Province, Philippine – JBES

Justin Rhea M. Bandiola, Chenny Rose M. Rodriguez, Ralph Jan G. Saluna, Bencel John B. Robles, Hazel Kareen C. Villacanas, Mark Anthony J. Torres, Maria Luisa N. Cabrera, Elani A. Requieron Department of Biology, Mindanao State University, Philippines Department of Science, Mindanao State University, Philippines Key words: Coral reef ecosystem, Hard corals, Point intercept transect, […]

Estimation of soil sodium adsorption c without soluble sodium Na+ on sandy clay loam soil, Khartoum, Sudan – IJAAR

Mohammed M. A. Elbashier, Albashir A. S. Ali, Mohammed M. M. Osman, Ayman M. Elameen College of Water Conservancy and Hydropower Engineering, Hohai University, Nanjing, 210098, China Faculty of Agricultural sciences, University of Dongola, Sudan College of Earth Science and Engineering, Hohai University, China Key words: Electrical Conductivity, MSAR, Sodium Adsorption Ratio. Abstract Prediction of […]

Management of mango diseases anthracnose and blossom blight by ecofriendly methods – IJAAR

HajraFaiz, ShaziaIram, AnamRasoo Department of Environmental Sciences, Fatima Jinnah Women University, Rawalpindi, Pakista Key words: Ecofriendly management, Anthracnose, Blossom blight, Plant extracts, Fungal isolates Abstract Mango diseases anthracnose and blossom blight has caused intense damage to the mango yield and export so its control is required. Fungicides are being used for their control which effects […]

Current status of mango pre and post-harvest diseases with respect to environmental factors – IJAAR

Amna Malik, ShaziaIram, AnamRasoo Department of Environmental Sciences, Fatima Jinnah Women University, Rawalpindi, Pakistan Key words: Pre and post-harvest diseases, Fungal isolation, Disease severity, Disease prevalence, Disease incidence. Abstract Mango is an important fruit hence plays an important role in the economy of Pakistan via export. Mango can suffer from serious losses by mango pre […]

Assessment and molecular characterization of citrus canker causing pathotypes – IJAAR

Sumyia Iqbal, Shazia Iftikhar, Anam Rasool Department of Environmental Sciences, Fatima Jinnah Women University, Rawalpindi. Pakistan Key words: Citrus, Citrus Canker, Pathotypes, Molecular characterization, Xanthomonas. Abstract Citrus is one of the most popular and significant commercial fruit of Pakistan. Outbreak of Citrus Canker diseased in different varieties causes enormous economic loss. The present research work […]