Peter W. Mwangi, George N. Chemining’wa, Mary W. K. Mburu, Joseph G. Mureithi
Kenya Agricultural Research Institute, Kenya
Department of Plant Science and Crop Protection, University of Nairobi, Kenya
South East University College (University of Nairobi), Kenya
Key words: mineralization, composition, lignin, grasspea, dry matter.
Incorporation of legume residues in soil is a low cost option for improving soil fertility, but its effectiveness depends on residue quality. A study was conducted for two seasons (2007 and 2008) to determine the decomposition and nutrient release rates of butter bean, grasspea, common bean and chickpea residues. Continue reading
Zoran Nikolić, Katerina Nikolić, Dragan Janković, Ana Krstić
Faculty of Agriculture, University of Priština, Lešak, Serbia
Primary school Radoje Domanović, Bošnjace, Serbia
Key words: ‘Oblacinska’ sour cherry, clone, fruit, dry matter, sugar.
This work presents a three-year study of twelve clones of ‘Oblacinska’ sour cherry. The studies were carried out at production plantings of sour cherry of the social company ” Porecje” Vucje at working units Slavujevce and Igriste, Continue reading
Md. Nur Alam, Md. Bodruzzaman, Md. Monwar Hossain, Md. Sadekuzzaman
Key words: Heat stress; tiller; leaf area; dry matter
Three spring wheat varieties and one advanced line were evaluated under high temperature environment to find out the heat stress tolerant variety(s) and/or genotype suitable for cultivation in rising temperature all over the Bangladesh, even in the world. Continue reading