Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries

Volume 11, Issue 4, August 2022

  • Effect of Tillers Cutting Height on Quality Production of Palmarosa (Cymbopogon Martinii)

    Hailu Garkebo Mola, Werotaw Sisay Yeshitila

    Issue: Volume 11, Issue 4, August 2022
    Pages: 126-131
    Received: May 10, 2022
    Accepted: Jun. 13, 2022
    Published: Jul. 12, 2022
    DOI: 10.11648/j.aff.20221104.11
    Abstract: A study was conducted to assess the role of tiller height on quality production of palma rosa grass varieties. A field experiment which contains two varieties (Wg-tejisar-I and Wg-tejisar-II) and four levels of cutting height (20, 25, 30 and 35 cm) in RCBD with three replications. There was tow harvesting time with in three months interval all para... Show More
  • Response of Potato (Solanum tuberosum L.) Varieties to Blended NPSB Fertilizer Rates on Yield, Yield Related Traits at Boneya Destrict, Northern Ethiopia

    Abraham Gudeta Dida

    Issue: Volume 11, Issue 4, August 2022
    Pages: 132-139
    Received: Feb. 01, 2022
    Accepted: Feb. 26, 2022
    Published: Jul. 18, 2022
    DOI: 10.11648/j.aff.20221104.12
    Abstract: Potato (Solanum tuberosum L.) is an important food and export crop in central highlands of Oromia region. The limiting macro and micronutrients were identified for the production of potato crops in Boneya districts. The rates of these nutrients for high potato yield and disease resistance are not yet determined. Therefore, this research was conduct... Show More
  • Yield Gap in Cashew Plantings (Anacardium occidentale L) in West Africa: Status, Causes and Prospects (Review)

    Mesmes-Juste Amanoudo, Sorotori Cesaire Kassa, Adigla Appolinaire Wedjangnon, Samadori Honore Biaou, Christine Nougbode Ouinsavi

    Issue: Volume 11, Issue 4, August 2022
    Pages: 140-153
    Received: Jul. 02, 2022
    Accepted: Jul. 18, 2022
    Published: Jul. 29, 2022
    DOI: 10.11648/j.aff.20221104.13
    Abstract: Cashew cultivation is of paramount importance in West Africa because of its economic, social, and environmental significance. Cashew nuts production in recent years has been growing steadily in this part of Africa, making it the largest producer of raw cashew nuts in whole world. Unfortunately, this success has been achieved by expanding the area u... Show More