American Journal of Life Sciences

Volume 10, Issue 2, April 2022

  • Influence of Nitrogen Fertilizer Levels on Growth and Development of Bread Wheat (Triticum aestivum L.) Varieties at Kulumsa, South-Eastern Ethiopia

    Dereje Dobocha Goda

    Issue: Volume 10, Issue 2, April 2022
    Pages: 21-27
    Received: 21 February 2022
    Accepted: 23 March 2022
    Published: 29 March 2022
    Abstract: In the Ethiopian highlands low soil fertility, notably nitrogen deficiency, is one of the main constraints limiting wheat production and productivity. For this purpose, an experiment on the effect of different nitrogen fertilizer levels on the growth and developments of bread wheat varieties was conducted at Kulumsa, south-eastern Ethiopia, during ... Show More
  • Retention of Seed Storage Potential Using Ascorbic Acid

    Chandan Kumar Pati

    Issue: Volume 10, Issue 2, April 2022
    Pages: 28-30
    Received: 12 March 2022
    Accepted: 30 March 2022
    Published: 12 May 2022
    Abstract: An investigation was carried out on prolongation of seed vigour of a black gram species by using a selected chemical. Black gram seeds lost viability at a rapid pace under accelerated ageing condition. Pretreatment of black gram (Vigna mungo L.) seeds with ascorbic acid for 6 hours (3+3) before accelerated ageing treatment (100% RH and 32±2°C) for ... Show More