Research and Development in Agricultural Sciences Vol. 3

Authors

Dr. Marcello Iriti, (Editor)
Sciences, Milan State University, Italy. Professor of Plant Biology and Pathology, Department of Agricultural and Environmental

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Short Biosketch

Hamid Benyahia
Research Unit of Plant Breeding and Conservation of Phytogenetic Resources, National Institute for Agricultural Research (INRA), Kenitra, Morocco.
Anas Fadli
Laboratory of Plant Genetics and Improvement, Citrus Research and Education Center, IFAS, University of Florida, Lake Alfred, FL 33850, USA.
Ouiam Chetto
Research Unit of Plant Breeding and Conservation of Phytogenetic Resources, National Institute for Agricultural Research (INRA), Kenitra, Morocco.
Abdelhak Talha
Research Unit of Plant Breeding and Conservation of Phytogenetic Resources, National Institute for Agricultural Research (INRA), Kenitra, Morocco.
Fatima Ezzahra Omari
Research Unit of Plant Breeding and Conservation of Phytogenetic Resources, National Institute for Agricultural Research (INRA), Kenitra, Morocco.
Lhou Beniken
Research Unit of Plant Breeding and Conservation of Phytogenetic Resources, National Institute for Agricultural Research (INRA), Kenitra, Morocco.
Najat Handaji
Research Unit of Plant Breeding and Conservation of Phytogenetic Resources, National Institute for Agricultural Research (INRA), Kenitra, Morocco.
R. Mohanlall
Department of Biotechnology and Food Technology, Faculty of Applied Science, Durban University of Technology, P.O. Box 1334, Durban 4001, South Africa.
B. Odhav
Department of Biotechnology and Food Technology, Faculty of Applied Science, Durban University of Technology, P.O. Box 1334, Durban 4001, South Africa.
V. Mohanlall
Department of Biotechnology and Food Technology, Faculty of Applied Science, Durban University of Technology, P.O. Box 1334, Durban 4001, South Africa.
Dan David Quee
Sierra Leone Agricultural Research Institute (SLARI)/Njala Agricultural Research Centre (NARC), Njala, Freetown, Sierra Leone.
Jenneh Fatima Bebeley
Sierra Leone Agricultural Research Institute (SLARI)/Njala Agricultural Research Centre (NARC), Njala, Freetown, Sierra Leone.
Janatu Veronica Sesay
Sierra Leone Agricultural Research Institute (SLARI)/Njala Agricultural Research Centre (NARC), Njala, Freetown, Sierra Leone.
George Marechera
African Agricultural Technology Foundation (AATF), Nairobi, Kenya.
Grace Muinga
African Agricultural Technology Foundation (AATF), Nairobi, Kenya.
Patrick Irungu
University of Nairobi, Nairobi, Kenya.
Maxwell Darko Asante
Council for Scientific Industrial Research-Crops Research Institute, P.O.Box 3785, Kumasi, Ghana.
Daniel Dzorkpe Gamenyah
Council for Scientific Industrial Research-Crops Research Institute, P.O.Box 3785, Kumasi, Ghana.
Sober Ernest Boadu
Council for Scientific Industrial Research-Crops Research Institute, P.O.Box 3785, Kumasi, Ghana.
Priscilla Francisco Ribeiro
Council for Scientific Industrial Research-Crops Research Institute, P.O.Box 3785, Kumasi, Ghana.
Samuel Oppong Abebrese
Council for Scientific Industrial Research-Savanah Agricultural Research Institute, Box. TL 52, Tamale, Ghana.
Allen Oppong
Council for Scientific Industrial Research-Crops Research Institute, P.O.Box 3785, Kumasi, Ghana.
J. T. Amodu
National Animal Production Research Institute, Ahmadu Bello University, Shika, Zaria, Nigeria.
T. T. Akpensuen
Department of Animal Science, Faculty of Agriculture, Ahmadu Bello University, Samaru, Zaria, Nigeria.
D. D. Dung
National Animal Production Research Institute, Ahmadu Bello University, Shika, Zaria, Nigeria.
R. J. Tanko
National Animal Production Research Institute, Ahmadu Bello University, Shika, Zaria, Nigeria.
A. Musa
International Livestock Research Institute, Kano, Nigeria.
S. A. Abubakar
National Animal Production Research Institute, Ahmadu Bello University, Shika, Zaria, Nigeria.
M. R. Hassan
Department of Animal Science, Faculty of Agriculture, Ahmadu Bello University, Samaru, Zaria, Nigeria.
J. O. Jegede
National Animal Production Research Institute, Ahmadu Bello University, Shika, Zaria, Nigeria.
I. Sani
Department of Animal Science, Faculty of Agriculture, Ahmadu Bello University, Samaru, Zaria, Nigeria.
Timothy Oluwafemi Ajiboye
National Centre for Genetic Resources and Biotechnology (NACGRAB), Federal Ministry of Science and Technology, P.M.B. 5382, Moor Plantation, Ibadan, Nigeria.
Sunday E. Aladele
National Centre for Genetic Resources and Biotechnology (NACGRAB), Federal Ministry of Science and Technology, P.M.B. 5382, Moor Plantation, Ibadan, Nigeria.
Julián Pérez-Flores
Graduate College in Agricultural Sciences, Campus Tabasco, Tabasco, México.
Tito del Carmen Ovando-Tejeda
Technological Institute of the Olmec Zone, Villa Ocuiltzapotlán, Centro, Tabasco, México.
Asunción López-Quiroga
Graduate College in Agricultural Sciences, Campus Tabasco, Tabasco, México.
Vinicio Calderon-Bolaina
Graduate College in Agricultural Sciences, Campus Tabasco, Tabasco, México.
Ibrahim Djibo
Faculté d’Agronomie, Université Abdou Moumouni, laboratoire d’insémination artificielle et de production d’azote liquide, BP n° 10960 Niamey, Niger and École Inter-États des Sciences et Médecines Vétérinaires, Université Cheick Anta Diop, laboratoire de physiologie et de pharmacodynamie, BP n° 5 077 Dakar – Fann, Sénégal.
Mani Mamman
Département productions animales, Institut National de la Recherche Agronomique du Niger, BP n° 429 Niamey, Niger.
Chaibou Issa
Université Dan Dicko Dankoulodo de Maradi, BP no 465 Maradi, Niger.
Oumar Sarr
Faculté des sciences et Techniques, Université Cheick Anta Diop, laboratoire d’Écologie et d’Ecohydrologie, BP n° 5 005 Dakar – Fann, Sénégal.
Amy Bakhoum
Faculté des sciences et Techniques, Université Cheick Anta Diop, laboratoire d’Écologie et d’Ecohydrologie, BP n° 5 005 Dakar – Fann, Sénégal.
Hamani Marichatou
Faculté d’Agronomie, Université Abdou Moumouni, laboratoire d’insémination artificielle et de production d’azote liquide, BP n° 10960 Niamey, Niger.
E. Léonard Akpo
Faculté des sciences et Techniques, Université Cheick Anta Diop, laboratoire d’Écologie et d’Ecohydrologie, BP n° 5 005 Dakar – Fann, Sénégal.
Moussa Assane
École Inter-États des Sciences et Médecines Vétérinaires, Université Cheick Anta Diop, laboratoire de physiologie et de pharmacodynamie, BP n° 5 077 Dakar – Fann, Sénégal.
Ana María Peña-Gutiérrez
Department of Agriculture, Campus Tabasco – Graduate College, Cardenas Tabasco, Zip Code 86500, Mexico.
Nydia del Rivero-Bautista
Department of Agriculture, Campus Tabasco – Graduate College, Cardenas Tabasco, Zip Code 86500, Mexico.
Aida Olivera-de Los Santos
Experimental Field Rosario Izapa (INIFAP), Tuxtla Chico, Chiapas, Zip Code 30870, Mexico.
Kiran M. Kandir
ICAR - Krishi Vigyan Kendra, Dumka, Birsa Agricultural University, Ranchi, 834006, Jharkhand, India.
Seema Singh
ICAR - Krishi Vigyan Kendra, Dumka, Birsa Agricultural University, Ranchi, 834006, Jharkhand, India.
Srikant Singh
ICAR - Krishi Vigyan Kendra, Dumka, Birsa Agricultural University, Ranchi, 834006, Jharkhand, India.
S. S. Munda
ICAR - Krishi Vigyan Kendra, Dumka, Birsa Agricultural University, Ranchi, 834006, Jharkhand, India.
R. P. Singh
ICAR - Krishi Vigyan Kendra, Dumka, Birsa Agricultural University, Ranchi, 834006, Jharkhand, India.
Habib Kato
Department of Agriculture, Kyambogo University, Kyambogo, Uganda.
Robert Mulebeke
Department of Agriculture, Kyambogo University, Kyambogo, Uganda.
Felix Budara Bareeba
Department of Agricultural Production, Makerere University, Kampala, Uganda.
Elly Nyambobo Sabiiti
Department of Agricultural Production, Makerere University, Kampala, Uganda.
I. F. Ayanda
Department of Agricultural Economics and Extension Services, Kwara State University, Malete, Nigeria.
Mithun Kumar Ghosh
Department of Agricultural Extension and Rural Development, EXIM Bank Agricultural University Bangladesh, Bangladesh.
Mehedi Hashan Sohel
Department of Soil Science, EXIM Bank Agricultural University Bangladesh, Bangladesh.
Nazmin Ara
Faculty of Agriculture, EXIM Bank Agricultural University Bangladesh, Bangladesh.
Fatima Tuj Zahara
Faculty of Agriculture, EXIM Bank Agricultural University Bangladesh, Bangladesh.
Sajid Bin Nur
Faculty of Agriculture, EXIM Bank Agricultural University Bangladesh, Bangladesh.
Md. Mahamudul Hasan
Faculty of Agriculture, EXIM Bank Agricultural University Bangladesh, Bangladesh.
Tamer G. I. Mansour
Department of Agricultural Economy, Agricultural and Biological Research Division, National Research Centre, 33 El Buhouth St., (Former El Tahrir St.) 12622 Dokki, Giza, Egypt.
Haitham B. A. Hassan
Department of Agricultural Economy, Agricultural and Biological Research Division, National Research Centre, 33 El Buhouth St., (Former El Tahrir St.) 12622 Dokki, Giza, Egypt.
Salah S. Abd El-Ghani
Department of Agricultural Economy, Agricultural and Biological Research Division, National Research Centre, 33 El Buhouth St., (Former El Tahrir St.) 12622 Dokki, Giza, Egypt and Department of Economics, Faculty of Economics and Administrative Sciences, Al Imam Mohammad Ibn Saud Islamic University- Saudi Arabia.
Shaaban E. M. Khalil
Department of Agricultural Economy, Agricultural and Biological Research Division, National Research Centre, 33 El Buhouth St., (Former El Tahrir St.) 12622 Dokki, Giza, Egypt.
L. Musundire
Seed Co. International Ltd., Potchefstroom, South Africa.
J. Derera
Seed Co. International Ltd., Potchefstroom, South Africa.
S. Dari
Crop Science Department, Faculty of Agriculture, University of Zimbabwe, Harare, Zimbabwe.
P. Tongoona
West African Centre for Crop Improvement, University of Ghana, Ghana.
Kheiry Hassan M. Ishag
Dhofar Cattle Feed Company, P.O. Box 1220, PC 211, Sultanate of Oman.

Synopsis

This book covers all areas of agricultural sciences. The contributions by the authors include citrus; rootstock; valencia late; growth; yield; production; fruit quality; mycotoxins; Fusarium verticillioides; maize-based food products; cassava; herbicide residues; weed control; African seed-system; climate-smart maize hybrids; seed regulatory-framework; potential seed-demand; WEMA public-private-partnership; DroughtTEGOTM; physicochemical and molecular characterization, imported rice; developing product targets; breeding new varieties; maize; forage; silage; nutrient; NACGRAB; decree 33; root and tuber crops; cereals; vegetables; oil crops; Zingiberaceae; cut tropical flowers; red ginger; pink ginger; ginger-tree intercropping; herbaceous; woody; carrying capacity; dendrometric parameters; Gadoudhé course; Niger; Alpinia purpurata; tropical flowers; plant nutrient content; red ginger production; watermelon varieties; land condition; summer; farmers; aggregation; silage; Calliandra; Gliricidia; Leucaena; organic farming; correlation; cosmopoliteness; extension; attitudes; farmers; marketing; genetic variability; heritability; correlation; grain yield; grain yield components; crop rotation; risk-efficient alternative; SERF analysis; simulation model; risk and uncertainty; economic and environment sustainability etc. This book contains various materials suitable for students, researchers and academicians in the field of agricultural sciences.

Chapters

  • Chapter 1
    Influence of the Rootstock on the Performance of ‘Valencia Late’ Sweet Orange in the Gharb Region (Northwestern Morocco)
    Hamid Benyahia, Anas Fadli, Ouiam Chetto, Abdelhak Talha, Fatima Ezzahra Omari, Lhou Beniken, Najat Handaji
  • Chapter 2
    Thermal Stability of Fumonisin B1 (FB1) in Maize-based Food Commodities
    R. Mohanlall, B. Odhav, V. Mohanlall
  • Chapter 3
    Economic Evaluation of Weed Control and Herbicide Residues on Cassava (Manihot esculenta Crantz) in Ghana: Advanced Study
    Dan David Quee, Jenneh Fatima Bebeley, Janatu Veronica Sesay
  • Chapter 4
    Assessment of Seed Maize Systems and Potential Demand for Climate-Smart Hybrid Maize Seed in Africa: A Current Review
    George Marechera, Grace Muinga, Patrick Irungu
  • Chapter 5
    An Analytical Approach on Physicochemical and Molecular Characterization of Imported Rice in Ghana: Implications for Developing Product Targets for Breeding New Varieties
    Maxwell Darko Asante, Daniel Dzorkpe Gamenyah, Sober Ernest Boadu, Priscilla Francisco Ribeiro, Samuel Oppong Abebrese, Allen Oppong
  • Chapter 6
    Evaluation of Maize Accessions for Nutrients Composition, Forage and Silage Yields: Critical Overview
    J. T. Amodu, T. T. Akpensuen, D. D. Dung, R. J. Tanko, A. Musa, S. A. Abubakar, M. R. Hassan, J. O. Jegede, I. Sani
  • Chapter 7
    The Details of the Analysis of Seed Released and / or Registered in Nigeria from 1937-2013: The Success and the Gaps
    Timothy Oluwafemi Ajiboye, Sunday E. Aladele
  • Chapter 8
    Production, Yield and Quality of Alpinia purpurata (Vieillard) K. Schumann in Tabasco, Mexico
    Julián Pérez-Flores, Tito del Carmen Ovando-Tejeda, Asunción López-Quiroga, Vinicio Calderon-Bolaina
  • Chapter 9
    Critical Study on Characteristics of the Gadoudhé Course Vegetation in the Rural Area of Fabidji (Niger)
    Ibrahim Djibo, Mani Mamman, Chaibou Issa, Oumar Sarr, Amy Bakhoum, Hamani Marichatou, E. Léonard Akpo, Moussa Assane
  • Chapter 10
    NPK Fertilization on Red Ginger Alpinia purpurata (Vieillard) K. Schumann: Effect on Yield and Nutrimental Content of Plants
    Julián Pérez-Flores, Ana María Peña-Gutiérrez, Nydia del Rivero-Bautista, Aida Olivera-de Los Santos
  • Chapter 11
    Watermelon Production in Jharkhand: Farmers Multipling Income
    Kiran M. Kandir, Seema Singh, Srikant Singh, S. S. Munda, R. P. Singh
  • Chapter 12
    Research on Soil Organic Carbon and Nitrogen Decomposition in Fecal Manure of Cattle Fed Browse/Maize Silages
    Habib Kato, Robert Mulebeke, Felix Budara Bareeba, Elly Nyambobo Sabiiti
  • Chapter 13
    Assessment of the Capability of Poultry Association of Nigeria for Extension Services Delivery to Poultry Farmers in Kwara State, Nigeria
    I. F. Ayanda
  • Chapter 14
    Organic Farming from Farmers Point of View: A Case Study in Chapainawabganj, Bangladesh
    Mithun Kumar Ghosh, Mehedi Hashan Sohel, Nazmin Ara, Fatima Tuj Zahara, Sajid Bin Nur, Md. Mahamudul Hasan
  • Chapter 15
    Emphasizing the Tunisian Experience in Olive Production and Marketing and How to benefit from it in the Egyptian Case
    Tamer G. I. Mansour, Haitham B. A. Hassan, Salah S. Abd El-Ghani, Shaaban E. M. Khalil
  • Chapter 16
    Experiment on the Genetic Variation and Path Coefficient Analysis of Introgressed Maize Inbred Lines for Economic Traits
    L. Musundire, J. Derera, S. Dari, P. Tongoona
  • Chapter 17
    Research on the Resources Management and Risk Efficiency for Crop Rotation Systems in Sudan Gezira Scheme
    Kheiry Hassan M. Ishag
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September 12, 2020

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