Article Id : 2019/IJPSS/48986 : Inhibitory Potentials of Trichoderma harzianum and Two Botanicals against Fungi Associated with Postharvest Rots of Ipomoea batatas (L.) Lam

 A. Sobowale1*, P. O. Owootomo1 and C. R. Agbawodike1

1Department of Botany, University of Ibadan, Ibadan, Nigeria.


Article Id : 2019/IJPSS/49082 : Effect of Municipal Solid Waste Compost on Soil Chemical Properties and Growth Performance of Cocoa (Theobroma cacao L.) Seedlings at the Nursery in Ghana

Alfred Arthur1*, J. A. Dogbatse1, A. K. Quaye1 and S. Konlan1

1Cocoa Research Institute of Ghana, P.O.Box 8, New Tafo-Akim, Ghana.


Article ID : 2019/IJPSS/48449 : Effect of Gibberellic Acid, Spacing and Nutrient Sprays on Growth and Flowering in Snapdragon (Antirrhinum majus L.) cv. Rocket Pink

Sajid Ali Malik1*, Neelofar1, Z. A. Qadri1, Imtiyaz Tahir Nazki1, Shakeel Ahmad Mir2, F. A. Khan3 and M. S. Pukhta2

1Division of Floriculture and Landscape Architecture, Faculty of Horticulture, SKUAST-K, Shalimar Campus, Srinagar 190025, Jammu and Kashmir, India.
2Division of Agri-Statistics, Faculty of Horticulture, SKUAST-K, Shalimar Campus, Srinagar 190025, Jammu and Kashmir, India.
3Division of Basic Sciences and Humanities, Faculty of Horticulture, SKUAST-K, Shalimar Campus, Srinagar 190025, Jammu and Kashmir, India.


Article ID : 2019/IJPSS/48771 : Soil Compaction and Soil Amendments on the Growth and Biomass Yield of Maize (Zea mays L.) and Soybean (Glycine max L.)

Seidu Iddrisu Bawa1, Charles Quansah2, Henry Oppong Tuffour2*, Awudu Abubakari2 and Caleb Melenya2

1Ghana Education Service, Atebubu, Ghana.
2Department of Crop and Soil Sciences, Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Kumasi, Ghana.



Article ID : 2019/IJPSS/48688 : Influence of Phosphorus Fertilizer Rates on Yield and Yield Components of Faba Bean (Vicia faba L.) Varieties in Lemu Bilbilo District of Arsi Zone, Southeastern Ethiopia

Gobena Negasa1*, Bobe Bedadi2 and Tolera Abera3

1Kulumsa Agricultural Research Center, Ethiopian Institute of Agricultural Research, P.O.Box 489, Kulumsa, Ethiopia.
2College of Agriculture and Environmental Sciences, Haramaya University, P.O.Box 138, Dire Dawa, Ethiopia.
3Ambo Agricultural Research Center, Ethiopian Institute of Agricultural Research, P.O.Box 382, Ambo, Ethiopia.



Article ID : 2019/IJPSS/48622 : Response of Sorghum (Sorghum bicolor (L.) Munch) and Chemical Characteristics of Soil to Organic and Inorganic Fertilizers, on Kenyan Lower Midlands Acid Soil

P. O. Kisinyo1*, P. A. Opala2 and S. O. Gudu1

1Department of Agronomy and Environmental Science, Rongo University, P.O .Box 103-40404, Rongo, Kenya.
2Department of Soil Science, Maseno University, P.O. Box, Private Bag, Maseno, Kenya.

Article ID : 2019/IJPSS/48326 : Effect of Legume Extracts on Germination, Seedling Health of Beans (Phaseolus vulgaris L.) and Soil Microorganisms

Oliver Otieno Okumu1*, James Wanjohi Muthomi1, John Ojiem2, Rama Narla1, and John Huria Nderitu1

1Department of Plant Science and Crop Protection, University of Nairobi, P.O Box 29053- 00625, Kangemi, Kenya.
2Kenya Agricultural Livestock and Research Organization, 1490 – 40100, Kisumu, Kenya.



Article ID : 2019/IJPSS/48487 : Impact of Different Doses of Fertiliser and Crop Geometry on Growth, Seed and Oil Quality, Consumptive Water Use, Water Use Efficiency and Soil Moisture Extraction in Late Sown Indian Mustard (Brassica juncea L.) Crop

Naveen Rathi1*, Bikram Singh1, V. S. Hooda1, Harender1 and Mohammed Mohsin2

1Department of Agronomy, CCS Haryana Agricultural University, Hisar-125004, India.
2Department of Agronomy, MPUAT, Udaipur-313001, India.



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/45691 : The Suppressive Effects of Selected Plants Species for the Management of P. hysterophorus
Neema Mtenga1*, Thadeo Mokiti1, Patrick Ndakidemi1 and Ernest Mbega1
1Department of Sustainable Agriculture and Biodiversity and Ecosystem Management, School of Life
Sciences and Bioengineering, The Nelson Mandela African Institution of Science and Technology, Arusha, Tanzania.



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.