American Journal of Agriculture and Forestry

Volume 12, Issue 4, August 2024

  • Review Article

    On Farm Performance of Finger Millet Varieties in Dera District of South Gondar Zone

    Ayele Tesfahun Gashu*, Adane Melak, Misganaw Anteneh

    Issue: Volume 12, Issue 4, August 2024
    Pages: 223-231
    Received: 24 May 2024
    Accepted: 13 June 2024
    Published: 4 July 2024
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    Abstract: Finger millet is an important food security crop and beneficial for human health. This study aimed to evaluate the on farm performance of the finger millet varieties in Dera district. The study took place in Korata Kebele and assessed grain yield and farmer feedback. The performance differences between the Necho variety (the demonstrated variety) a... Show More
  • Research Article

    Effects of Organic Farming on Soil Probiotics of Double Rice Cropping System in South China

    Yufei Li, Puilam Wu, Zhekuan Che, Jiayu Cai, San Wen, Orchid Yan, Xiujie Zhan, Jiaxue Ma*

    Issue: Volume 12, Issue 4, August 2024
    Pages: 232-241
    Received: 2 June 2024
    Accepted: 21 June 2024
    Published: 4 July 2024
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    Abstract: Organic management practices of double rice cropping can contribute to soil health and crop productivity. However, the impact of organic versus conventional farming practices (CK) on the diversity and functionality of soil probiotics remains poorly understood, despite growing interest in sustainable agricultural methods. To this end, this study eva... Show More
  • Research Article

    New Names and New Combinations of Jarava, Cinna, Coleanthus, Sclerochloa and Graphephorum (Poales)

    Da-Li Fu*

    Issue: Volume 12, Issue 4, August 2024
    Pages: 242-259
    Received: 2 June 2024
    Accepted: 21 June 2024
    Published: 4 July 2024
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    Abstract: When establishing a new genus, the utilization of incorrect genera or mere synonyms as comparative taxa will inevitably result in the emergence of a new synonym and leading to new taxonomic confusions. However, both traditional taxonomy and modern phylogeny have limitations in their objectivity and impartiality when it comes to accurately identifyi... Show More