AJAR (2016), Vol. 1, Issue 04

  • Vulnerability of the fishery-based households to the impact of climate change

    Vulnerability of the fishery-based households to the impact of climate change in Rift valley lakes of Ethiopia: Chamo & Hawassa Hiwot Teshome*, Esayas Alemayehu* and Abebe Cheffo* *Ethiopian Institute of Agricultural Research, National Fishery and aquatic life research center P.O.Box 64, Sebeta This study examines the vulnerability of fishery-based households in Ethiopian rift valley lakes Chamo and Hawassa. The vulnerability assessment approach used vulnerability indicator method which is composed of both biophysical and socioeconomic indicators of fishery-based households. The indicators…

  • Plant parasitic nematode associated with sweet potato in Nigeria

    Plant parasitic nematode associated with sweet potato in Nigeria Timothy Ipoola Olabiyi1, Oluwatoyin A. Fabiyi2, Jonathan Jeremiah Atungwu3 and Isaiah Oluwasesan Adepoju4 1 Department of Crop and Environmental Protection, Ladoke Akintola University of Technology, P.M.B. 4000, Ogbomoso, Nigeria. 2 Department of Crop Protection, University of Ilorin, P.M.B. 1515, Ilorin, Nigeria, 3Department of Crop Protection, Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta, Nigeria 4 Department of Crop Production and Protection, University of Wukari, Taraba State, Nigeria. Survey of plant parasitic nematodes were carried out…

  • Effect of storage condition on seed quality and health in jute O-9897

    Effect of storage condition on seed quality and health in jute O-9897 S. M. A. Haque1*, I. Hossain2 and M. A. R. Khokon2 1. Senior Scientific Officer, Plant Pathology Department, Pest Management Division, Bangladesh Jute Research Institute, Dhaka-1207, 2. Professor, Department of Plant Pathology, Bangladesh Agricultural University, Mymensingh. The experiments were conducted in the laboratory of Plant Pathology Department, Bangladesh Jute Research Institute. The experiments were conducted during the period 15 January 2010 to 5 March 2012. Nine different types…