American Journal of Life Sciences

Volume 9, Issue 1, February 2021

  • Influence of Integrated Weed Management Practices on Yield and Yield Components of Chickpea in Southeastern of Ethiopia

    Reta Dargie, Tamiru Meleta

    Issue: Volume 9, Issue 1, February 2021
    Pages: 1-6
    Received: Dec. 30, 2020
    Accepted: Jan. 16, 2021
    Published: Jan. 28, 2021
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    Abstract: The experiment was conducted on research field of Sinana Agricultural Research center and Goro sub site in the highlands of Bale, south eastern Ethiopia under rain fed conditions during main cropping season of 2018 and 2019 to evaluate the integrated effects of pre-emergence (Dual gold 960 EC), post emergence (Gallant super) herbicides and hand wee... Show More
  • Adaptation Trail of Garlic (Allium sativum L.) Varieties in the High Land of Eastern Hararghe Zone, Oromia, Ethiopia

    Mohammed Jafar, Gezu Degefa, Girma Wakgari, Gebisa Benti

    Issue: Volume 9, Issue 1, February 2021
    Pages: 7-10
    Received: Jan. 01, 2021
    Accepted: Jan. 13, 2021
    Published: Jan. 30, 2021
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    Abstract: Garlic (Allium sativum L.) belongs to the family Alliaceae and is the second most widely used Allium next to onion. Eastern Hararghe has a considerable potential agro ecology which is suitable for garlic production. However, lack of improved and adaptable varieties of this crop is the major production constraints to study area. A field experiment w... Show More
  • Effects of Clinorotation on the Enzyme Activities and Morphology of Zea mays Seedlings

    Alexander Oseghale Orukpe, Geofrey Obinna Anoliefo, Beckley Ikhajiagbe

    Issue: Volume 9, Issue 1, February 2021
    Pages: 11-18
    Received: Jan. 05, 2021
    Accepted: Jan. 13, 2021
    Published: Mar. 22, 2021
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    Abstract: For sustainable space exploration there is need for torrential food supply. Apart from food in storage, constant production is vital as this could also serve as a source of Oxygen when activated during space expedition. However, the impact of gravity in crop development is significant. This study therefore, investigated the morphological and physio... Show More