29
MAR
2022

Agriculture farming extension model for analysing climate change adaptation: A case study of Sri Lankan farmers

M. M. Mustafa1, M.B. Baig2, F. M.M.T Marikar3* 1Department of Biosystems Technology, Faculty of Technology, South Eastern University of Sri Lanka, University Park, Oluvil, #32360, Sri Lanka. 2Department of Agricultural Extension and Rural Society, College of Food and Agriculture Scien
Continue Reading →
29
SEP
2020

Preliminary assessment of selected sweet cherry hybrids regarding their resistance to black cherry aphid (Myzus cerasi Fabr.) in Bulgaria

D. Stefanova*, S. Malchev Fruit Growing Institute, 12 Ostromila Str., 4004 Plovdiv, Bulgaria (Manuscript received 7 July 2020; accepted for publication 11 August 2020) Abstract. One of the main insect pests of the cherry trees in Bulgaria is Myzus cerasi (Homoptera, Aphididae). The bl
Continue Reading →
30
JUN
2019

Optimal use of areas in perennial vegetable crops during first year of growing

T. Dintcheva, H. Boteva, B. Arnaoudov Maritsa Vegetable Crops Research Institute, 4003 Plovdiv, Bulgaria (Manuscript received 25 March 2019; accepted for publication 20 May 2019) Abstract. This paper tries to illustrate how intercropping increases the overall output of a cropping syst
Continue Reading →
27
SEP
2017

Influence of elevated platform (wire-mesh or wooden) in the cage on domestic rabbit (Oryctolagus cuniculus) activity

S. Peeva1*, E. Raichev1, D. Georgiev2, A. Stefanov3 1Department of Animal Production – Non-ruminants and Other Animals, Faculty of Agriculture, Trakia University, 6000 Stara Zagora, Bulgaria, 2Department of Biology and Aquaculture, Faculty of Agriculture, Trakia University, Stara Zago
Continue Reading →
17
DEC
2015

Design and development of a device for measuring vacuum-pulsation parameters of milking unit

G. ineva1*, V. Vlashev1, . Tsanov2 1 epartment of Agricultural Engineering, Faculty of Agriculture, Trakia University, 6000 Stara agora, Bulgaria 2Technical College ovech, Technical University (Gabrovo), 5500 ovech, Bulgaria device for measuring the parameters of the milking units was
Continue Reading →
14
MAY
2014

Trends in battery cage husbandry systems for laying hens. Enriched cages for housing laying hens

H. Lukanov, D. Alexieva Abstract. During the second half of the 20th century, in response to the growing pressure from environmental movements and organisations, European countries began to abandon rearing laying hens in battery cages, which were so far considered the most efficient h
Continue Reading →
14
MAY
2014

Status of remote hybrids in the Poaceae: problems and prospects

H. Stoyanov Abstract. Wide hybridization as a tool of classical breeding is a method which is successfully applied in the development of breeding programs in cultural plants. Its application is a particularly effective means to overcome the effects of biotic and abiotic stress in cult
Continue Reading →
13
MAY
2014

Organic farming, organic animal husbandry and organic products

І. Varlyakov Abstract. The review analyses the state and trends for development of organic farming and animal husbandry and organic animal production in particular. The theoretical and legal background – definitions, principles, standards, registers, regulations of organic production
Continue Reading →
13
MAY
2014

Influence of the disk angle adjustment on the condition soil surface using surface tilling machine

M. Dallev, I. Ivanov Abstract: The modern soil treatment theory is based on the great variety of soil and climate conditions, the rapid development of the equipment and on the application of chemicals in agriculture. One of the main conditions for efficiency of the soil treatment syst
Continue Reading →
13
MAY
2014

Possibilities for increasing the yield and quality of asters (Callistephus chinensis L.) cut flower

N. Miteva, O. Tafradziiski Abstract. Asters (Callistephus chinensis L.) are one of the basic annual sorts for growing in the open with big economic importance for getting cut flower. This is defined not only by their high decorative qualities because of the variety of structure and co
Continue Reading →