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Effectiveness of organic substances in the control of powdery mildew (Sphaerotheca fuligenia) of butternut (Cucurbita moschata PEPO) – IJAAR

Munyaradzi Shamuyarira, Lovejoy Tembo, Sommerset Mhungu Faculty of Agriculture, Women’s University in Africa, Harare, Zimbabwe Faculty of Agriculture, Zimbabwe Open University, Harare, Zimbabwe Key words: Powdery mildew, Sodium bicarbonate, Cattle milk, Dilute acetic acid, Garlic. Abstract Powdery mildew (Sphaerotheca fuligenia) is an economically important disease of cucurbits requiring sustainable means of management. A field experiment […]

Tree species composition, richness and diversity of the Mount Matutum protected landscape (MMPL), Philippines – JBES

Christine Dawn G. Obemio, Marigold C. Tumamac, Leopoldo L. Remollo, Paolo M. Tagaloguin, Maximo C. Aljibe, Proserpina G. Roxas4, Edna P. Oconer Department of Science, Mindanao State University – General Santos City Campus, Philippines College of Forestry, Mindanao State University – Maguindanao Campus, Philippines Sultan Kudarat State University-Isulan, Sultan Kudarat, Philippines Mindanao State University – […]

Effect of commercial growing media on emergence, growth and development of tomato seedlings – IJAAR

Thembinkosi Mathowa, Nthebe Tshegofatso, Witness Mojeremane, Christinah Matsuane, Gabatshele M. Legwaila, Otsoseng Oagile Department of Crop Science and Production, Botswana University of Agriculture and Natural Resources, Gaborone, Botswana Key words: Tomato, Growing media, Seedling emergence, Growth and development. Abstract Commercial growth media were evaluated for their effect on tomato (Lycopersicon esculentum L.) seedling emergence, growth […]

আসুন জেনে নেই, দুইদিনে অসম্ভব সুন্দরী হয়ে যাবার ঘরোয়া উপায়!

১) বিশেষজ্ঞদের মতে নিয়মিত ত্বকের পরিচর্যায় আমলাকে কাজে লাগালে ত্বক তো পরিষ্কার হয়ই, সেই সঙ্গে স্কিন হয়ে ওঠে তুলতুলে এবং প্রাণবন্ত।  এক্ষেত্রে ২ চামচ আমলা পাউডারের সঙ্গে পরিমাণ মতো গরম জল মেশাতে হবে।  তারপর তাতে ১ চামচ মধু এবং দই মিশিয়ে সবকটি উপাদানকে ভাল করে নাড়িয়ে নিতে হবে।  এরপর পেস্টটি মুখে লাগিয়ে কম করে ১০-২০ […]

Resilience to stress of woody species in Faidherbia albida (Del) A. Chev. and Prosopis africana (Guill., Perrot and Rich.) Taub. parklands in the Sahelian Niger – JBES

Moussa Massaoudou, Larwanou Mahamane, Karim Saley, Saadou Mahamane Department of Natural Resources Management (DGRN), National Institute of Agricultural Research of Niger (INRAN), P.O.Box 240 Maradi, Niger African Forest Forum (AFF), World Agroforestry Center (ICRAF), Nairobi, Kenya Department of Biology, Faculty of Science and Technology, University Dan Dicko Dankoulodo of Maradi, Niger Department of Biology, Faculty […]

Mode of inheritance of promiscuous nodulation and combining abilities in soybean genotypes – IJAAR

Eric E. Agoyi, Khalid E. Mohammed, Thomas L. Odong, John B. Tumuhairwe, Godfree Chigeza, Phinehas Tukamuhabwa Department of Agricultural Production, Makerere University, Kampala, Uganda International Institute of Tropical Agriculture, Avondale, Lusaka, Zambia Key words: Promiscuous, Diallel, Nodules, Combining ability, Heritability. Abstract Knowledge of the mode of inheritance of a trait can be a powerful decision-making […]

Assessment of leachate quality by comparing WQI to saprobic index in plankton – JBES

Wartiniyati, Sutrisno Anggoro, Budi Hendrarto, Henna Rya Sunoko Doctorate Programe of Environmental Studies, Diponegoro University Semarang City, Central Java, 50241 Indonesia District Health Office Mempawah West Kalimantan,Indonesia Departemen of Fisheries,Faculty of Fisheries and Marine Science, Diponegoro University Semarang City, Central Java, Indonesia Medical Faculty Diponegoro University, Semarang City, Indonesia Study Program of Ph.D of Environmental […]

Assessment of fungal diseases on corn under various farming cultural practices – IJAAR

Rico A. Marin, Mellprie B. Marin Department of Forest Resources Management Central Mindanao University, Musuan, Bukidnon, Philippines Department of Plant Pathology Central Mindanao University, Musuan, Bukidnon, Philippines Key words: Biofertilizer, Disease severity, Farming practices, Corn. Abstract A study was conducted to assess the fungal diseases of corn under various management practices. The study was laid […]

Spatial prediction of soil phosphorous using soil electrical conductivity as secondary information – JBES

Nikou Hamzehpour Sara Mola Ali Abasiyan Department of Soil Science, Maragheh University, Iran Key words: Soil phosphorus, Soil electrical conductivity, Spatial prediction, Kriging, Co-kriging. Abstract Soil phosphorus (P) plays an important role in soil fertility and availability of micronutrients in soil, especially in arid and semiarid regions. Therefore, monitoring soil P condition is of great […]

Influence of different fertilizer rates on the growth and yield of transplanted aman rice genotypes – IJAAR

A. Ahmed, M. A. Kabir, M. M. Rashid, M. S. Islam, P. S. Saha BRAC Agricultural Research and Development centre, Gazipur, Bangladesh Agriculture and Food Security Programme, BRAC, Dhaka, Bangladesh Key words: Fertilizer rates, Genotype, Transplanted aman rice, Yield, Gross return. Abstract The field experiment was conducted at the BRAC Agricultural Research and Development Centre, […]