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Value chain analysis of palm fruit production and processing in Abia State, Nigeria.

This study analyzed the value chain of palm fruit production and processing in Abia state of Nigeria. The analysis was imperative, because of the increased emphasis on value addition to improve the market value of agribusiness products. The objectives considered included the socio economic...

Authors
Joseph, O.; Chigozirim, O. N.; Chinyere, I.
Publisher
SCIENCEDOMAIN International
Publication
Asian Journal of Agricultural Extension, Economics and Sociology, 2014, 3, 3, pp 243-256
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Tentative identification of fungal isolates associated with Aquillaria spp. from remaining forest areas in Nunukan Regency, North Kalimantan.

Aquillaria spp. is one kind of tree that generates agarwood as a non timber forest product. Agarwood is formed due to the pathological process as respond to fungal infection. The research took samples from stem of Aquillaria spp. that formed agarwood naturally, at 4 districts in Nunukan regency:...

Authors
Nurbaya; Kuswinanti, T.; Baharuddin; Rosmana, A.; Millang, D. S.
Publisher
International Asian Research Journal
Publication
International Asian Research Journal, 2014, 2, 2, pp 28-36
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The effect of walnut shell powder on the properties of polypropylene filled composite.

The effect of particle size and filler content on the mechanical and end-use properties of walnut shell powder filled polypropylene have been investigated at filler contents of 0 to 20 wt % and particle sizes of 0.100, 0.200, and 0.300 mm. The polypropylene composites were melt-blended and...

Authors
Obidiegwu, M. U.; Nwanonenyi, S. C.; Eze, I. O.; Egbuna, I. C.
Publisher
International Asian Research Journal
Publication
International Asian Research Journal, 2014, 2, 2, pp 22-29
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Test of antimicrobial activity of tannins extract from guava leaves to pathogens microbial.

This study aims to determine the antimicrobial activity of tannin extracts from guava leaves against pathogens microbial. The method used for qualitative analysis with the tannins are formed by the intensity of the color is blackish green FeCl3 compounds. In the quantitative analysis of tannins...

Authors
Mailoa, M. N.; Mahendradatta, M.; Djide, N.
Publisher
International Asian Research Journal
Publication
International Asian Research Journal, 2014, 2, 1, pp 43-50
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Present and future prospects of agroforestry as perceived by farmers in Punjab, Pakistan.

Pakistan is included in those countries which have very low forest cover. Forests contribute 2.11% of total land area in Pakistan. Privately or communal ownership, state ownership are the ways in which forests are established. In 2009, the contribution of forests remained 205 thousand cubic meters...

Authors
Gulfam Hasan; Ijaz Ashraf; Mehmood, Ch. K.; Aqeela Sagheer; Irshad, M. Q.
Publisher
International Asian Research Journal
Publication
International Asian Research Journal, 2014, 2, 1, pp 11-17
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Invitro and in sacco dry matter degradability of some indigenous multi-purpose fodder trees of Wolayta Zone, Southern Ethiopia.

The major limiting factor among others for livestock production is nutrition both in terms of quantity and quality in tropics. To curb the problem of feed availability, use of indigenous multipurpose fodder trees would be regarded as good option. The objective of this study was to estimate the...

Authors
Takele Geta; Lisanework Nigatu; Getachew Animut
Publisher
Pashupati Foundation India
Publication
International Journal of Livestock Research, 2014, 4, 2, pp 64-73
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Effect of addition of pulp cashew on the sensory acceptance of integral yogurt sweetened with honey.

The yogurt production in Brazil increased substantially every year. Yogurt is considered a healthy food and the diversity of this product allows great overall acceptance. This work proposed to prepare a full yogurt smoothie with cashew pulp and sweetened with honey to submit good sensory...

Authors
Macedo, M. A. de; Menezes, C. C.; Portela, J. V. F.; Arcanjo, S. R. S.; Moura, M. R.; Oliveira, A. M. C. de
Publisher
Instituto de Laticínios Cândido Tostes
Publication
Revista do Instituto de Laticínios Cândido Tostes, 2014, 69, 1, pp 7-16
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Effect of garlic and cinnamon in comparison to virginiamycin on performance and some haematological parameters in broiler chicks.

This study was conducted to evaluate the comparative effect of garlic cinnamon with virginiamycin on performance of broiler chicks. A total 320 one day broiler chicks with an average weight of 39±30 g were randomly divided into 4 treatments. Each treatment was further divided into 4 replicates....

Authors
Faghani, M.; Rahimian, Y.; Rafiee, A.; Namjoo, A. R.
Publisher
KPK Publishers
Publication
Research Opinions in Animal and Veterinary Sciences, 2014, 4, 9, pp 504-507
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Quantification of browse in rangelands.

A study was conducted in the rangelands of three selected villages of Mupfurudzi resettlement area in Zimbabwe. The objective of the study was to quantify the browse in the resettlement area rangelands by calculating the total potential browsable units. The rangeland in each village were delineated...

Authors
Kagande, S. M.
Publisher
Scienceline Publishing
Publication
Online Journal of Animal and Feed Research (OJAFR), 2014, 4, 2, pp 32-36
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Activities study of ethanol extracts of avocado leaves (Persea americana Mill) to nephrotoxic compound of rat's kidney.

Based on WHO's data, about 80% peoples in the word use plant's extract as herbal medicine. Avocado leaves has used as herbal medicine which is works as diuretikum, reduce stone in renal, and cure sprue. The purpose of this research is to study activities of ethanol extract of avocado leaves to...

Authors
Wientarsih, I.; Harlina, E.; Purwono, R. M.; Utami, I. T. H.
Publisher
Redaksi Jurnal Veteriner
Publication
Jurnal Veteriner, 2014, 15, 2, pp 246-251

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