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An experiment was carried out to study the correlation and path analysis in six accessions of Saraca asoca at ICAR-Indian Institute of Horticultural Research, Bangalore during 2016-17. Correlation study revealed that the various parameters such as plant height, leaf length, leaf width, leaf area,...

Author(s)
Madhusree; Shetty, G. R.; Rajasekharan, P. E.
Publisher
Indian Society of Plant Breeders, Coimbatore, India
Citation
Electronic Journal of Plant Breeding, 2018, 9, 2, pp 773-776
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In continuation of our ongoing efforts to search for plant based eco-friendly bio- protectant against diseases of cereal crops. 32 plants samples of 26 plants species were bio-assayed by measuring the mycelia growth inhibition of Fusarium moniliforme, a causal organism of foot rot of rice. The...

Author(s)
Bhardwaj, S. K.; Laura, J. S.
Publisher
Association of Rice Research Workers, Central Rice Research Institute, Cuttack, India
Citation
Oryza, 2018, 55, 2, pp 353-356
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Soils of forest ecosystems can release or consume methane (CH4) depending on their specific hydrological regime. Our study reported the consumption of CH4 by soil in a lowland broadleaf mixed temperate forest in the Czech Republic (Central Europe). The motivation of our study was to determine the...

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Dušek, J.; Acosta, M.; Stellner, S.; Šigut, L.; Pavelka, M.
Publisher
Czech Academy of Agricultural Sciences, Prague, Czech Republic
Citation
Plant, Soil and Environment, 2018, 64, 8, pp 400-406
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In the valley Logone (region between Far North Cameroon and South-West Chad) where agricultural activity is preponderant, the use of chemical pesticides is important although many local resources may be the alternatives to chemical conventional products. During storage of foodstuffs, the peasants...

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Tamgno, B. R.; Tinkeu, L. S. N.
Publisher
Rural Outreach Programme, Nairobi, Kenya
Citation
African Journal of Food, Agriculture, Nutrition and Development, 2018, 18, 1, pp 13254-13270
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Malnutrition, including deficiencies in micronutrients, stunting, wasting and underweight, is a public health concern among children under-five years in developing countries. Inadequate complementary feeding consisting of giving monotonous, lowenergy and low-micronutrients dense cereal porridge is...

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Elysée, S. Y.; Aminata, C.; Donnen, P.
Publisher
Rural Outreach Programme, Nairobi, Kenya
Citation
African Journal of Food, Agriculture, Nutrition and Development, 2018, 18, 1, pp 13171-13185
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Small-scale farmers in the banana-coffee agro-zone of Central Uganda plant and maintain trees to provide a range of benefits. However, the impact of trees on soil fertility and crop yields is small. On many farms, trees exist in infinite numbers, compositions, with no proper spacing, sequencing and ...

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Ssebulime, G.; Nyombi, K.; Kagezi, G. H.; Mpiira, S.; Byabagambi, S.; Tushemereirwe, W. K.; Kubiriba, J.; Karamura, E. B.; Staver, C.
Publisher
Rural Outreach Programme, Nairobi, Kenya
Citation
African Journal of Food, Agriculture, Nutrition and Development, 2018, 18, 1, pp 13154-13170
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The banana-based farming system of Kagera region of Tanzania has good edible food diversity. However, households still consume monotonous diets, which are mainly energy dense and have inadequate content of micronutrients. To enrich the preferred energy-rich diets, this study formulated dishes with...

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Mbela, D. E. N.; Kinabo, J.; Mwanri, A. W.; Ekesa, B.
Publisher
Rural Outreach Programme, Nairobi, Kenya
Citation
African Journal of Food, Agriculture, Nutrition and Development, 2018, 18, 1, pp 13129-13153
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The study was conducted to evaluate changes in serum electrolytes concentrations following experimental lead acetate (Pb) exposure and the effects of treatment with defatted Moringa oleifera seed meal (DMOSM) in wistar rats. Eighty adult wistar rats divided into 5 groups of 16 per group were used...

Author(s)
Idoko, I. S.; Ugochukwu, I. C.; Abalaka, S. E.; Adamu, A. M.; Columbus, P. K.; Kwabugge, Y. A.; Edeh, R. E.; Adamu, S.; Muhammed, B.
Publisher
Sokoto Journal of Veterinary Sciences, Sokoto, Nigeria
Citation
Sokoto Journal of Veterinary Sciences, 2018, 16, 1, pp 45-53
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The potential inhibitory effect of Magnolia officinalis extract (MOE) on Helicobacter pylori was studied by using (i) disk agar diffusion assay, (ii) in vitro inhibition assays of H. pylori adhesion to human gastric adenocarcinoma epithelial cell line AGS cells, (iii) inhibition of H. pylori...

Author(s)
Lee HyunA; Hong SunHwa; Yoo JiHyun; Kim OkJin
Publisher
Faculty of Veterinary Science, Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand
Citation
Thai Journal of Veterinary Medicine, 2018, 48, 2, pp 203-210
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Diet composition is the major factor influencing the fatty acid composition of products derived from ruminants. Thirty 7-month-old, Barbados Black Belly × Malin crossbred male sheep were used for the trial to determine the effects of dietary supplementation of oil palm (Eleis guineensis) frond...

Author(s)
Meng GohYong; Mohamed Ali Rajion; Saeid Jafari; Mahdi Ebrahimi
Publisher
Faculty of Veterinary Science, Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand
Citation
Thai Journal of Veterinary Medicine, 2018, 48, 2, pp 137-146

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