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JUN
2021

Isolation of Lactobacillus species from fermented Parkia biglobosa seed and screening for their probiotic activity

K. Kuti1, I.M. Hussaini1*, A. Usman2, A. Isa1 1Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Life Sciences, Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, Nigeria 2Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Science, Kaduna State University, Kaduna, Nigeria (Manuscript received 24 December 2020; accepted for pu
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28
JUN
2021

Assessing resource utilisation in beef cattle feedlot system in Adamawa State, Nigeria

M.R. Ja’afar-Furo1*, M.Y. Hamid1, A.Y. Thlaffa1, A. Sulaiman2 1Department of Agricultural Economics and Extension, Faculty of Agriculture, Adamawa State University, PMB 25, Mubi, Nigeria 2Department of Agricultural Economics and Extension, School of Agriculture and Agricultural Techno
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28
JUN
2021

Estimation of the economic efficiency of Lacaune sheep farms, based on theoretical bio-economic models

S. Slavova* Agricultural Institute, 6000 Stara Zagora, Bulgaria (Manuscript received 24 November 2020; accepted for publication 26 April 2021) Abstract. The aim of the present study was to develop theoretical bio-economic models of Lacaune sheep farms and establish their economic effi
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28
JUN
2021

Plant-parasitic nematodes associated with Moringa tree (Moringa oleifera Lam.) in Adamawa, North Eastern Nigeria

M.Y. Jada, M.Y. Adamu, M.B. Aji, G. Abdullahi* Department of Crop Protection, Modibbo Adama University of Technology, Yola, Adamawa State, Nigeria (Manuscript received 5 July 2020; accepted for publication 5 April 2021) Abstract. Moringa (Moringa oleifera Lam.) is becoming an economic
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28
JUN
2021

Effect of irrigation rate on Sudan grass yield, grown as a second crop

R. Bazitov* Agricultural Institute, 6000 Stara Zagora, Bulgaria (Manuscript received 24 October 2020; accepted for publication 12 May 2021) Abstract. The aim of the present study was to establish the effect of irrigation rate on the yield of Sudan grass variety Engje-1, grown as a sec
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28
JUN
2021

Simulated acid rain impact on growth, yield and leaf anatomy of Dioscorea rotundata (L.)

E.P. Edosa*, J.F. Bamidele Department of Plant Biology and Biotechnology, Faculty of Life Science, University of Benin, P.M.B. 1154, Benin City, Edo State, Nigeria (Manuscript received 23 September 2020; accepted for publication 26 March 2021) Abstract. Acid rain causes damage to crop
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28
JUN
2021

Optimizing the thickness of a straw outer wall of a building for sows in a view to achieving cost-effective heat insulation

V. Dimova*, D. Georgiev Department of Agricultural Engineering, Faculty of Agriculture, Trakia University, 6000 Stara Zagora, Bulgaria (Manuscript received 22 November 2020; accepted for publication 16 April 2021) Abstract. The aim of the study is to determine the optimum thickness of
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28
JUN
2021

Effect of transport vehicles on the grain harvester idle time during harvesting

G. Tihanov* Department of Agricultural Engineering, Faculty of Agriculture, Trakia University, 6000 Stara Zagora, Bulgaria (Manuscript received 12 December 2020; accepted for publication 2 April 2021) Abstract. The article studied the effect of transport vehicles on the grain harveste
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28
JUN
2021

Evaluation of Clove (Eugenia caryophyllata) and Tobacco (Nicotiana tabacum) powders for common carp Cyprinus carpio L. anesthesia

Nasreen Mohi Alddin Abdulrahman1*, Khalidah Salim Al-Niaeem2, Amjed Kadem Resen2 1College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Sulaimani, Sulaimaniya, Iraq 2College of Agriculture, University of Basrah, Basrah, Iraq (Manuscript received 29 April 2020; accepted for publication 26 May
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28
JUN
2021

Effects of liquid organic mineral complex (MultiMix®) on milk yield, composition and cheesemaking capacity of milk in dairy cows

T. Angelova1*, K. Nedelkov2, D. Yordanova1, V. Karabashev1, J. Krastanov1 1Agricultural Institute, 6000 Stara Zagora, Bulgaria 2Department of Nutrition, dietetics and veterinary expertise of feed, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Trakia University, 6000 Stara Zagora, Bulgaria (Manuscri
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