Article ID : 2019/IJPSS/49465 : Physical-chemical Properties of Mixed Pulp of Pitaya with Acerola

Maria S. de Moraes1*, Rossana M. F. de Figueirêdo1,
Alexandre J. de M. Queiroz1, Inacia dos S. Moreira1,
Joana D'arc P. de Matos1 and Luis P. F. R. da Silva1
1Federal University of Campina Grande, R. Aprígio Veloso, 882 - Universitário, 58429-900, Campina Grande, Brazil.


Article ID : 2019/IJPSS/50026 : Edaphic Factors and Flooding Periodicity Determining Forest Types in a Topographic Gradient in the Northern Brazilian Amazonia

L. A. Beltrán Alemán1*, R. I. Barbosa2, I. Montero Fernández3,
L. C. S. Carvalho1,4, P. E. Barni5, R. L. C. Oliveira6, J. F. Vale Jr.7,
S. A. Saravia Maldonado8 and N. E. Arriaga Pérez8
1Post-Graduate Program in Natural Resources, PRONAT, Federal University of Roraima, Campus Paricarana, Boa Vista, RR, Brazil.
2Department of Environmental Dynamics, National Institute for Research in Amazonia (INPA), Rua Coronel Pinto 315, 69301-150 Boa Vista, Roraima, Brazil.
3Postgraduate Program in Biodiversity and Biotecnology - Roraima, Federal University of Roraima, Campus Paricarana, Boa Vista, RR, Brazil.
4University of Exeter, Prince of Wales Road, Exeter, Devon, EX4 4SB, UK.
5Universidade Estadual de Roraima (UERR), Campus Rorainópolis, Av. Senador Helio Campos, s/n, 69375-000 Rorainópolis, Roraima, Brazil.
6Universidade Estadual de Roraima, Coordenação do Curso de Ciências Biológicas, Rua Sete de Setembro, 231, Canarinho, Boa Vista, Roraima, Brazil 69306-530
7Departamento de Solos e Engenharia Agrícola, Universidade Federal de Roraima, Campus Cauamé, BR 174, Km 12, Bairro Monte Cristo, CEP 69300-000, Boa Vista, Roraima, Brazil.
8National University of Agriculture, Highway to Dulce Nombre de Culmí, Neighborhood El Espino Catacamas-Olancho, Honduras.


Article ID : 2019/IJPSS/50034 : Liming Effects of Sawdust Ash and Lime on Sunflower (Helianthus annuus L.) Yield in Acidic Soil of Southeastern Nigeria

C. V. Ogbenna1* and V. E. Osodeke2
1Department of Agricultural Technology, Federal College of Freshwater Fisheries Technology,
New Bussa, Niger State, Nigeria.
2Department of Soil Science and Meteorology, Michael Okpara University of Agriculture Umudike, Abia State, Nigeria.  


Article ID : 2019/IJPSS/49748 : Yield Response and Nutrient Use Efficiencies under Different Fertilizer Applications in Maize (Zea mays L.) In Contrasting Agro Ecosystems
Tesfaye Balemi3*, Jairos Rurinda2, Mesfin Kebede1, James Mutegi2, Gebresilasie Hailu3, Tolcha Tufa3, Tolera Abera3, Jordan Chamberlin1
and Tesfaye Shiferaw Sida1
1ILRI/CIMMYT, Gurd Shola, P.O.Box. 5689, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.
2International Plant Nutrition Institute (IPNI), c/o IFDC – East & Southern Africa Division, ICIPE Compound, Duduville – Kasarani, Thika Road, P.O. Box 30772-00100, Nairobi, Kenya.
3Ethiopian Institute of Agricultural Research, P.O.Box. 2003, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.


Article ID : 2019/IJPSS/49693 : Effect of Liquid Bio-slurry and Nitrogen Rates on Soil Physico-chemical Properties and Quality of Green Bean (Phaseolus vulgaris L.) at Hawassa Southern Ethiopia
Zelalem Addis Musse1, Tarekegn Yoseph Samago2*
and Hussein Mohammed Bisher2
1South Agricultural Research Institute, Bonga Agricultural Research Center, P.O.Box 101, Bonga, Ethiopia.
2School of Plant and Horticultural Sciences, College of Agriculture, Hawassa University, Ethiopia.


Article ID : 2019/IJPSS/49738 : Effects of Ethephon Associated with the Position of Gems on the Plum of Sugarcane in the Initial Development of Culture - Part II

Lucas Aparecido Manzani Lisboa1,2*, Reginaldo Sciarra Leonezi1, Andresa Toledo Chagas1, João Paulo Basaglia Freschi1, Paulo Alexandre Monteiro de Figueiredo and Edson Lazarini3

1São Paulo State University (Unesp), College of Technology and Agricultural Sciences, Dracena, São Paulo, Brazil.
2Integrated College Stella Maris (FISMA) and Educational Fundation of Andradina (FEA), Andradina, São Paulo, Brazil.
3São Paulo State University (Unesp), School of Natural Sciences and Engineering, Ilha Solteira, Brazil.

Article ID : 2019/IJPSS/49694 : Effect of Liquid Bio-slurry and Nitrogen Rate on Growth, Yield and Yield Components of Green Bean (Phaseolus Vulgaris L.) Grown under Field Condition

Zelalem Addis Musse1, Tarekegn Yoseph Samago2*
and Hussein Mohammed Bisher2

1South Agricultural Research Institute in Bonga Agricultural Research Center, P.O.Box101, Bonga, Ethiopia.
2School of Plant and Horticultural Sciences, College of Agriculture, Hawassa University, Ethiopia.


Article ID : 2019/IJPSS/48448: Germination and Longevity Of Some Cowpea Cultivars Affected by Single and Mixed Virus Infections in Nger State, Nigeria

A. A. Abdullahi1, M. T. Salaudeen1, A. C. Wada1* and H. Ibrahim1

1Department of Crop Production, Federal University of Technology,Minna, Niger State,Nigeria.

Article ID : 2019/IJPSS/49173 : Distribution of Primary Nutrients (NPK) to Crop Production in Profiles of Soils Derived from Coastal Plain Sand in Ikot Ekpo, Calabar, Cross River State, Nigeria

M. O. Eyong1*, E. A. Akpa1 and P. G. Peter1

1Department of Soil Science, University of Calabar, P.M.B. 1115, Calabar, Cross River State, Nigeria.


Article ID : 2019/IJPSS/49534 : Application of Dry Cocoa Bean Shell Ash and NPK 15:15:15 for Improvement of Soil Fertility and Maize Yield on a Degraded Humid Tropical Alfisol, Southwestern Nigeria

Michael Rotimi Olojugba1* and David Boluwaji Oguntoyinbo2

1School of Agriculture and Environmental Sciences, University of The Gambia,
Faraba-Banta Campus, The Gambia.
2Directorate of Farm Settlement and Peasant Farmer Development, Ministry of Agriculture, Ado-Ekiti, Ekiti State, Nigeria

Article ID : 2019/IJPSS/49432 : Combine Use of Dry Cocoa Bean Testa Ash and Wood Ash for Soil Fertility Improvement and Maize Yield on Degraded Tropical Humid Alfisol, Southwestern Nigeria

Michael Rotimi Olojugba1*and David Boluwaji Oguntoyinbo2

1School of Agriculture and Environmental Sciences, University of The Gambia, Faraba-Banta Campus, The Gambia.
2 Farm Settlement and Peasant Farmer Development, Ministry of Agriculture, Ado-Ekiti, Ekiti State, Nigeri.


Article ID : 2019/IJPSS/49051 : Impact of Integrated Pest Management (IPM) Practices on Tomato Cultivation in Gazipur District of Bangladesh

Md. Akter Faruk Fuad1*, Md. Nurhasan2 and Md. Omar Kayess3

1Agriculture Extension Officer, Debiganj, Panchagarh, Department of Agriculture Extension, Ministry of Agriculture, Bangladesh.
2Agriculture Extension Officer, Kaharole, Dinajpur, Department of Agriculture Extension, Ministry of Agriculture, Bangladesh.
3Department of Genetics and Plant Breeding, Hajee Mohammad Danesh Science and Technology University, Dinajpur-5200, Bangladesh.


Article ID : 2019/IJPSS/47710 : Genetic Distance and Variation among Cotton (Gossypium hirsutum. L) Genotypes for Yield Traits in Kamashi District of Benishangul-Gumuz Regional State, Ethiopia

Kedir Wulchafo Hussen1*

1Ethiopian Institute of Agricultural Research, Assosa Agric. Research Center, Assosa, Ethiopia.


Article ID : 2019/IJPSS/47612 : Genetic Variability and Inter-Relatedness of Agronomic Traits of Single Cross Hybrid Maize in Contrasting Soil Nitrogen-Nutritional Conditions

Dotun Joseph Ogunniyan1*

1Institute of Agricultural Research and Training, Obafemi Awolowo University,
Moor Plantation, Ibadan, Nigeria.


Article ID : 2018/IJPSS/45068 : A Comparative Evaluation of Selected Medicinal Plants on Male Fertility Indices (Reproductive Hormones and Sperm Profile) of Albino Wistar Rats: An Animal Case Study
Oliver E. Ngwu1* and J. I. Okoye1
1Department of Agronomy and Ecological Management, Faculty of Agriculture and Natural Resources Management, Enugu State University of Science and Technology, Nigeria.



Article ID : 2018/IJPSS/45487 : Effect of Zinc on Growth, Yield and Zinc Use Efficiency of Rice in Rice–Wheat Cropping System

Pankaj Kumar Keshari1, Ranjan Laik1, Abhinandan Singh2* and Sudip Sarkar1
1Department of Soil Science, Dr. Rejendra Prasad Central Agricultural University, Pusa, Bihar -848125, India.
2Department of Agronomy, Dr. Rejendra Prasad Central Agricultural University, Pusa, Bihar -848125, India.


Article ID : 2018/IJPSS/43750 : Soil Chemical Property Variation under Different Conservation Agriculture Practices, in Bako Tibe District, West Shoa, Ethiopia
Regassa Terefe1* and Bekele Lemma2
1Oromia Agriculture Research Institutes, Bako Agriculture Research Centre, P.O.Box 03, Bako, Ethiopia.
2Departement of Chemistry, Hawassa University, Hawassa, Ethiopia.



Article ID : 2018/IJPSS/44187 : Insect Pest Profile of Leaf Amaranth (Amaranthus hybridus L) and Prevention Herbivory Using Oil-Based Extracts of Alium sativum L, Xylopia aethiopica Dunal and Eucalyptus globolus L

Borisade, O. A.1*, Awodele, S.O.1 and Uwaidem, Y.I.1

1Department of Crop Science and Horticulture, Faculty of Agricultural Sciences, Ekiti State University, Ado Ekiti, P.M.B. 5363, Ado Ekiti, Nigeria.



Article ID : 2018/IJPSS/43899 : Ecological Risk Assessment of Heavy Metals in Soil Developed on Coastal Marine Sediment along Coastal Area in Anantigha, Calabar

E. E. Aki1* and I. A. Isong1

1Department of Soil Science, University of Calabar, Nigeria.



Article ID : 2018/IJPSS/40790 : Collection and Preparation of Soil, Water and Plant Samples for Analysis

S. M. Acharya1* and Siddesh  Pawar1
1College of Agriculture Business Management, Narayangaon, Maharashtra, India.



Article ID : 2015/IJPSS/16755 : Plant Growth Promoting Rhizobacteria: Mechanism and Current Prospective


Garima Pant1, Rishi Kundan1, Sumit Kumar Rai1 and Pavan Kumar Agrawal1*
1Department of Biotechnology, G. B. Pant Engineering College, Ghurdauri, Pauri, Garhwal, Uttrakhand, India.



Article ID : 2015/IJPSS/19411 : Morphological and Yield Attributes of Okra (Abelmoschus esculentus L. Moench) as Influenced by Vermicompost + NPK Nutrient Sources
Oroka, Frank Oke1
1Department of Agronomy, Delta State University, Asaba Campus, Nigeria.


Article ID : 2016/IJPSS/25939 : Response of Wheat (Triticum aestivum L.) to Inoculation with Azotobacter chroococcum and Soil Yeasts under Different Levels of Nitrogen Fertilizer
Hashem Mahmoud Mohamed1*
1Department of Soils and Water, Faculty of Agriculture, Assiut University, Egypt.

Article ID : 2016/IJPSS/26011 : Yield and Leaf Nutrient Concentrations of Common Bean Genotypes as Influenced by Aluminium Toxicity under Acidic Soils
Hirpa Legesse1*, Nigussie Dechassa2, Setegn Gebeyehu3, Geremew Bultosa4,6 and Firew Mekbib5
1Wollega University, P.O.Box 395, Nekemte, Ethiopia.
2Department of     Plant Sciences, Haramaya University,  P.O.Box 138, Dire Dawa, Ethiopia.
3Oxfam OA HARO, P.O. Box- 25779, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.
4Department of Food Science and Technology, Botswana College of Agriculture, Gaborone, Botswana.
5Department of Plant Sciences, Haramaya University, P.O.Box 138, Dire Dawa, Ethiopia.

Article ID : 2017/IJPSS/32739 : Chemical Fractionation and Sorption of Phosphorus in Fincha Sugar Estate Soils, Western Ethiopia
Fekadu Fanjana1, Wassie Haile2* and Gashaw Mitike2
1Ethiopian Sugar Corporation, Ethiopia.
2College of Agriculture, Hawassa University, P.O.Box 05, Ethiopia.

Article ID : 2017/IJPSS/32164 : Ethnomedicinal, Phytochemical and Nutritional Analysis of Nelumbium nucifera Gaertn Rhizome
Hadayat Ullah1, Raees Khan2, Ghulam Mujtaba Shah1, Mushtaq Ahmad2 and Omer Kilic3*
1Department of Botany, Hazara University, Mansehra, Pakistan.
 2Department of Plant Sciences, Quaid- i- Azam University, Islamabad, Pakistan.
 3Vocational School of Technical Sciences, University of Bingol, Turkey.

Article ID : 2017/IJPSS/33043 : Influence of Contamination of Soil with Heavy Metal on the Growth of Three Herbaceous Plant Species
C. E. Igwe1*, J. N. Azorji2 and U. R. Onyeizu1
1Department of Forestry and Environmental Management, Michael Okpara University of Agriculture, Umudike, Nigeria.
2Department of Biological Sciences, Hezekiah University, Umudi, P.M.B. 3002, Ishiala Umudi,
Imo State, Nigeria.


Article ID : 2017/IJPSS/37588 : Detection and Incidence of Seed Borne Pathogens in African Nightshades from Different Seed Sources
S. L. Kimaru1*, D. C. Kilalo1, W. M. Muiru1 and J. W. Kimenju1
1Department of Plant Science and Crop Protection, University of Nairobi, P.o box 30197, Nairobi, Kenya.


Article ID : 2017/IJPSS/34074 : Review on Underutilized Vegetables for Human Health
N. Rohini1*, T. Shanmugasundaram1 and N. Pandiarana1
1Department of Vegetable Crops, Horticultural College and Research Institute, Tamil Nadu Agricultural University, Coimbatore-641 003, India.