30
JUN
2020

Influence of variety endosperm type and seed moisture content on threshability and mechanical damage of sorghum seeds

W.M. Muiru1, P.L. Fabiola1, D. Mbuge2, L. M’Ragwa3, S.L. Kimaru1* 1Department of Plant Science and Crop Protection, University of Nairobi, P.O Box 30197, Nairobi, Kenya 2Department of Environmental and Biosystems Engineering, P.O Box 30197, Nairobi, Kenya 3Kenya Agricultural and Lives
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27
MAR
2020

Challenges of smallholder farmers in accessing agricultural information in Southern Ethiopia

G.R. Megerssa1*, B.G. Gemede2, A.W. Jarsa2 1Rural Development and Agricultural Extension, Jimma University, Ethiopia 2Rural Development and Agricultural Extension, Wolaita Sodo University, Ethiopia (Manuscript received 1 September 2019; accepted for publication 27 December 2019) Abstr
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27
MAR
2020

Еffect of insect infestation on the economic value of smoked fish sold in selected markets in Nigeria

A.A. Ayeloja1*, F.O.A. George2, W.A. Jimoh1, G.L. Adebisi3 1Department of Aquaculture and Fisheries, University of Ilorin, PMB 1515 Ilorin, Kwara State, Nigeria 2Department of Aquaculture and Fisheries Management, Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta (FUNAAB), PO Box 2240 Abeok
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27
MAR
2020

Interrelationships between some vegetative components and fruit quality of Algerian date palm

A. Rekis1,2,3*, Z. Laiadi3 1Department of Agricultural Sciences, Mohamed Khider University, P.O. Box 145, Biskra-07000, Algeria 2Scientific and Technical Research Center on Arid Regions (CRSTRA), University Campus Mohamed Khider, BP 1682 R.P., Biskra-07000, Algeria 3Laboratory of Gene
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23
DEC
2019

Economics analysis of rice marketing in Mubi North Local Government Area of Adamawa State, Nigeria

J. Zalkuwi* Department of Agricultural Economics and extension, Faculty of Agricultural sciences, Adamawa State University Mubi, Adamawa State, Nigeria (Manuscript received 25 September 2019; accepted for publication 8 November 2019) Abstract. The purpose of the study was to make an e
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23
DEC
2019

Effect of different storage materials on the seed temperature, seed moisture content and germination of wheat under farmer’s field condition of Kailali district, Nepal

N. Khatri1*, D. Pokhrel1, B.P. Pandey1, K.R. Pant1, M. Bista2 1National Wheat Research Program, Bhairahawa, Rupandehi, Nepal 2Regional Agriculture Research Station, Lumle, Kaski, Nepal (Manuscript received 19 July 2019; accepted for publication 30 October 2019) Abstract. A study was c
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27
SEP
2019

Gender analysis of educational inequality among rural children of school-age in Kwara State, Nigeria

R.O. Babatunde, A.E. Omoniwa, M.N. Ukemenam   Department of Agricultural Economics and Farm Management, University of Ilorin, Ilorin, Nigeria   (Manuscript received 3 June 2019; accepted for publication 25 July 2019)   Abstract. Educational inequality has been accepted widel
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27
SEP
2019

Survival of the fittest: the choice between local and imported rice consumption in Delta central agricultural zone, Delta state, Nigeria

T.M. Gbigbi   Department of Agricultural Economics and Extension, Delta State University Asaba Campus, PMB 95074, Asaba, Nigeria   (Manuscript received 4 April 2018; accepted for publication 5 June 2019)   Abstract. This study analyzes the determinants of rice consumpti
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30
JUN
2019

Food safety knowledge among farming households in Irepodun local government area, Kwara State, Nigeria

A.O. Awoyemi, M.N. Ajiboy, G.B. Adesiji, A.O. Kayode Department of Agricultural Extension and Rural Development, P.M.B. 1515, University of Ilorin, Kwara State, Nigeria (Manuscript received 21 November 2018; accepted for publication 22 April 2019) Abstract. The study assessed the food
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30
JUN
2019

Households’ consumption willingness for locally processed rice in Kogi State, Nigeria

A.O. Ojo, O.M. Animoku, M.A. Ojo Department of Agricultural Economics and Extension Technology, Federal University of Technology, P.M.B. 65, Minna, Niger State, Nigeria (Manuscript received 1 November 2018; accepted for publication 4 March 2019) Abstract. Importation of rice in Nigeri
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