Assessment of inorganic and organic fertilizers regimes on yield and yield components of sunflower in Morogoro, Tanzania – IJAAR

SunflowerBy: Habineza M. Jean Pierre


An experiment was conducted at Sokoine University of Agriculture to assess the effect of organic and inorganic nitrogen fertilizers on yield and yield component of sunflower in Morogoro. Continue reading


Pioneer inventory of tracheophytes of Sathan Gali, district Mansehra, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan – JBES

By: Khalid Rasheed Khan


This study was designedfor first ever exploration of floristic composition of Sathen Gali, district Mansehra. The study area being the part of western Himalayas shows rich floristic diversity. In the present study, effort was made to document firsthand information and prepare the floristic inventory of the area. Continue reading

Nutrient partitioning in tomato grown on organic manure treated soil – IJAAR

Ripe fresh tomatoes growing on the vine.By: Md. Yunus Miah


Field studies focused on nutrient partitioning are necessary for the better crop growth and efficient use of manures. This work presents a comparative study of the effects of cow dung and urea as different N sources on plant growth, shoot-root dry weight and the concentrations of some nutritionally important elements in root, stem, leaf and fruit of tomato (Lycopersicon esculentum L., var. Raton). Continue reading

Population dynamic of coconut crab (Birgus latro) in Sayafi Island, North Maluku of Indonesia – JBES

coconut crabBy: S.E. Widiyanti


Katang kanari or coconut crab (Birgus latro) is economical fish resources in North Maluku, Indonesia. Problems arise when coconut crab was widely captured and caused population declining in number and size. However, information of coconut crab population in North Maluku, including Sayafi Island, has not been recorded properly. Continue reading

The performance of several papaya genotypes (Carica papaya L.) as crossing results – IJAAR

Carica papayaBy: Bakhtiar


Efforts to improve papaya quality can be achieved by genotypes crossbreeding. The crosslines are expected to have superior quality compared to the elders. This study aims to get the information as regards character of the crossbreeding results in several papaya genotypes. This research was conducted in Saree Village, Lembah Seulawah, Regency of Aceh Besar and Horticultural Laboratory, Faculty of Agriculture, Syiah Kuala University from March to July 2017. Continue reading