Vol-3, Issue-2, March - April 2018


A screen-printed carbon electrode modified with a chitosan-based film for in situ heavy metal ions measurement

Author(s): Kuo-Hui Wu, Je-Chuang Wang, Shin-Yi Yu, Bing-De Yan

Keywords: Heavy metal ion, Lab chip sensor, Square-wave anodic stripping voltammetry, in situ measurement.

ijeab doi crossref DOI: 10.22161/ijeab/3.2.1

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Contribution to the study of the chemical composition of Lemon Verbena: Aloysia triphylla (Hert). Britt. cultivated in Morocco

Author(s): Abdeljalil Belkamel, Jamal Bammi, Valérie Janneot, Abdelfattah Belkamel, Youssef Dehbi, Allal Douira

Keywords: Lemon Verbena, Morocco , verbena tea.

ijeab doi crossref DOI: 10.22161/ijeab/3.2.2

Total View: 141 Downloads: 35 Page No: 321-331 More Information...


Pollution and Foraging Behavior of Pied Kingfisher Ceryle rudis in Bujumbura Bay of Lake Tanganyika, Burundi: Conservation Implications

Author(s): Claver Sibomana, Joselyne Nduwayezu

Keywords: Lake Tanganyika, pied kingfisher, piscivorous, pollution, semi-aquatic communities.

ijeab doi crossref DOI: 10.22161/ijeab/3.2.3

Total View: 109 Downloads: 19 Page No: 332-337 More Information...


Effects of Fruit Thinning and Percentage of Retained- Fruitlets on Fruit Quantity and Quality of Siam Mandarin Cultivar at Kintamani, Bali, Indonesia

Author(s): Santirupini I.A., Agung IG.A.M.S., Nurjaya IG.M.O.

Keywords: Fruit thinning, fruit size, ratio of sugar:acid content, Siam mandarin (Citrus nobilis var microcarpa L.).

ijeab doi crossref DOI: 10.22161/ijeab/3.2.4

Total View: 92 Downloads: 25 Page No: 338-342 More Information...


Effect of stocking density on growth performance of monosex tilapia (Oreochromis niloticus) with Indian spinach (Basella alba) in a recirculating aquaponic system

Author(s): Md. Zahir Rayhan, Md. Arefin Rahman, Md. Amzad Hossain, Taslima Akter, Tasmina Akter

Keywords: Aquaponic, Stocking density, Tilapia, Indian spinach, Growth.

ijeab doi crossref DOI: 10.22161/ijeab/3.2.5

Total View: 140 Downloads: 24 Page No: 343-349 More Information...


Effect of in Ovo injection with Nano- Selenium or Nano- Zinc on Post-Hatch Growth Performance and Physiological Traits of Broiler Chicks

Author(s): Amal M. Hassan

Keywords: Nano-selenium, Nano- zinc, performance, In- ovo injection, immunity.

ijeab doi crossref DOI: 10.22161/ijeab/3.2.6

Total View: 131 Downloads: 21 Page No: 350-357 More Information...


Flocculation of Reactive Blue 19 (RB19) using Alum and the Effects of Catalysts Addition

Author(s): Le Phu Tuan, Vu Thi Kim Oanh, Le Duy Khuong, Nguyen Hai Hoa, Alfienido S. Burce

Keywords: Alum, Reactive Blue 19, Calcium Hydroxide, Poly Aluminum Chloride and Flocculation.

ijeab doi crossref DOI: 10.22161/ijeab/3.2.7

Total View: 123 Downloads: 26 Page No: 358-362 More Information...


Study of polyembryony and development of molecular markers for identification of zygotic and nucellar seedlings in Khasi mandarin (Citrus reticulata Blanco)

Author(s): Karishma Kashyap, Sofia Banu, Mukesh Nitin Shrivastava, Nirala Ramchiary

Keywords: Khasi mandarin, molecular markers, polymorphism, zygotic seedlings.

ijeab doi crossref DOI: 10.22161/ijeab/3.2.8

Total View: 112 Downloads: 25 Page No: 363-372 More Information...


Economics of Groundnut Production among Smallholder Farmers in Michika Local Government Area of Adamawa State, Nigeria

Author(s): Lawal Haruna, Muhammad Auwal Ahmed

Keywords: Profitability, Resource use efficiency, Regression, Groundnut, Smallholders.

ijeab doi crossref DOI: 10.22161/ijeab/3.2.9

Total View: 115 Downloads: 13 Page No: 373-379 More Information...


Sweet Potato Production for Poverty Alleviation in Nasarawa State, Nigeria

Author(s): Aboajah F.N., Ejechi M.E, Viashima S.S , Adeyongu S.K., Muogbo P.C.

Keywords: Sweet potato, production, poverty alleviation, value addition, gender.

ijeab doi crossref DOI: 10.22161/ijeab/3.2.10

Total View: 115 Downloads: 14 Page No: 380-387 More Information...


Characteristics of hunters and the socio-economic importance of selling game on the survival of village households in the Kisangani Forest Region (R.D.C.)

Author(s): Consolate Kaswera Kyamakya, Richard Mendako Kashinda, Kasereka Vitekere

Keywords: bush meat, profile, hunters, socio-economic importance, hunting income, village hunting, Rubi -Tele, Kisangani

ijeab doi crossref DOI: 10.22161/ijeab/3.2.11

Total View: 110 Downloads: 12 Page No: 388-401 More Information...


Geochemical investigations of a Portion Obu Hill Marble Deposit Okpella, Edo-State, Nigeria

Author(s): Sanni E.B., Yusuf I., Umoru A.T., Osaghae S.O., Sule T.U.N, Yemi O.

Keywords: Geochemical, Geophysical, Reserve estimate, Reserve tonnage.

ijeab doi crossref DOI: 10.22161/ijeab/3.2.12

Total View: 109 Downloads: 14 Page No: 402-406 More Information...


On-Street Parking Prohibition and Travel Behaviour of Motorists in Aba, Nigeria

Author(s): Ogbonna Chukwuemeka Godswill

Keywords: On-street, Parking, Travel behaviour, Motorists, Aba, Nigeria.

ijeab doi crossref DOI: 10.22161/ijeab/3.2.13

Total View: 96 Downloads: 6 Page No: 407-421 More Information...


Effects of different plant leaf extracts on postharvest life and quality of mango (Mangifera indica L.)

Author(s): S Shrestha, B Pandey, BP Mishra

Keywords: mango, post-harvest, plant leaf extracts.

ijeab doi crossref DOI: 10.22161/ijeab/3.2.14

Total View: 213 Downloads: 34 Page No: 422-432 More Information...


Analysis of Channel and Structure of Cattle Marketing Intermediaries in Mubi Local Government Area of Adamawa State, Nigeria

Author(s): Musa Y.M, Iheanacho A.C, Nyiatagher Z.T

Keywords: Channel, Structure, Cattle Marketing, Intermediaries, Mubi and Nigeria.

ijeab doi crossref DOI: 10.22161/ijeab/3.2.15

Total View: 109 Downloads: 7 Page No: 433-440 More Information...


Analysis of Genetic Impurity of An Original Cultivar Duku (Lansium parasiticum (Osbeck.) K.C. Sahni & Bennet.), from Jambi, Indonesia Using ITS and MatK Gene

Author(s): Syamsuardi, Chairul, Pinta Murni

Keywords: barcoding DNA, duku, ITS, Haplotype, Lansium parasiticum, MatK.

ijeab doi crossref DOI: 10.22161/ijeab/3.2.16

Total View: 106 Downloads: 13 Page No: 441-446 More Information...


Evaluating the In vivo Efficacy of Copper-Chitosan Nanocomposition for Treating Vascular Wilt Disease in Date Palm

Author(s): Elwy A. Mohamed, Mohamed H. Gaber, Sherif F. Elsharabasy

Keywords: Copper nanoparticles, Chitosan nanoparticles, Date palm, Fusarium oxysporum, Vascular wilt.

ijeab doi crossref DOI: 10.22161/ijeab/3.2.17

Total View: 205 Downloads: 11 Page No: 447-454 More Information...


Growth Performance, Shank Pigmentation and Blood Profile of Broiler Chickens Fed Neem Leaf Meal-Based Diets

Author(s): Akintomide Aanuoluwapo Adeyemi, Onibi Gbenga Emmanuel

Keywords: Neem leaves, Natural colourants, Broiler production, Poultry feed.

ijeab doi crossref DOI: 10.22161/ijeab/3.2.18

Total View: 107 Downloads: 15 Page No: 455-460 More Information...


The Effect of Different Irrigation Systems, Discharge, and Irrigation Intervals on Green Onion Growth and Yields

Author(s): Galib A. Alkaabi, Abdulrazzak A. Jasim

Keywords: root diameter, stem diameter, green weight, surface drip irrigation system, drip irrigation.

ijeab doi crossref DOI: 10.22161/ijeab/3.2.19

Total View: 106 Downloads: 5 Page No: 461-468 More Information...


Evaluation of soybean lines for resistance to rust (phakopsorapachyrhizi)

Author(s): N. D. Pajo, T. Vange, P. A. Kortse

Keywords: Genotype, rust resistance, yield component, grain yield, genotype x environment Interaction (GEI).

ijeab doi crossref DOI: 10.22161/ijeab/3.2.20

Total View: 104 Downloads: 5 Page No: 469-476 More Information...


Evaluation the Performance Efficiency of Manufactured, Modified and Assembled Combine Implement and Studying It’s Impact on Some Soil Physical Properties and Total Costs

Author(s): Abdulrazzak A. Jasim, Osama H. Jwer

Keywords: performance efficiency, combine implement, shallow furrow opener, seedling, and fertilization.

ijeab doi crossref DOI: 10.22161/ijeab/3.2.21

Total View: 101 Downloads: 4 Page No: 477-483 More Information...


The Effect of Irrigation systems and Planting Methods on Soil Porosity and Soil Electrical Conductivity and Potato Yield sunder Two Irrigation Intervals

Author(s): Abdulrazzak Abdullatif Jasim, Ibraheem Sahar Ibraheem

Keywords: Sprinkler Irrigation, drip irrigation, soil porosity, mechanical planting, irrigation interval.

ijeab doi crossref DOI: 10.22161/ijeab/3.2.22

Total View: 95 Downloads: 6 Page No: 484-491 More Information...


Assessment of Climatic Factors on Growth and Yield of Maize Variety as Influenced by Rates of Sunshine Organic Manure and NPK 20:10:10 Fertilizer

Author(s): Arije D.N, Ewulo B.S,Akinseye F.M, Adejoro S.A.

Keywords: Maize, Fertilizer, climate, Growth, Yield.

ijeab doi crossref DOI: 10.22161/ijeab/3.2.23

Total View: 106 Downloads: 19 Page No: 492-499 More Information...


Effect of feeding broiler chicken on soybean oil and palm oil supplemented with some feed additives on the quality characteristics of processed chicken nuggets

Author(s): Engy F. Zaki, El Faham A.I., Nematallah G.M.

Keywords: Broiler feed, Vegetable oils, Feed additives, Chicken nuggets, Quality characteristics.

ijeab doi crossref DOI: 10.22161/ijeab/3.2.24

Total View: 101 Downloads: 14 Page No: 500-505 More Information...


Effect of Cow Manure Dosages as Organic Fertilizer on the Productivity of Organic Rice in West Sumatra, Indonesia

Author(s): Atman, B. Bakrie, R. Indrasti

Keywords: Cow dung, Kuriak Kusuik rice, Organic fertilizer, Rice paddy, West Sumatra

ijeab doi crossref DOI: 10.22161/ijeab/3.2.25

Total View: 105 Downloads: 6 Page No: 506-511 More Information...


Analysis of Socio-Economic Factors Affecting Fish Marketing in Igbokoda Fish Market, Ondo State, Nigeria

Author(s): Agbebi F.O., Adetuwo K. I.

Keywords: Fish Marketers, Socio-economic Characteristics, Igbokoda, Nigeria.

ijeab doi crossref DOI: 10.22161/ijeab/3.2.26

Total View: 101 Downloads: 5 Page No: 512-521 More Information...


The Impact of Crop Rotation and Nutrient Levels on Nutrition Quality, Yield and Yield Components of Maize (Zea maize L)

Author(s): Mahama Salifu

Keywords: Croprotation, maize, Nutrient quality, yield components.

ijeab doi crossref DOI: 10.22161/ijeab/3.2.27

Total View: 282 Downloads: 19 Page No: 522-524 More Information...


Effect of Mulvap 100% EC. (Dichlorvos) Spray Schedules on the Control of Insect Pests and Yield of Cowpea (Vigna Unguiculata L. Walp) in Enugu, Southeastern Nigeria

Author(s): Awere S.U., Omeje T.E.

Keywords: Cowpea (Vigna unguiculata), insecticide, spray schedules, cowpea insect pests.

ijeab doi crossref DOI: 10.22161/ijeab/3.2.28

Total View: 89 Downloads: 2 Page No: 525-529 More Information...


Determination of Physiological, Biochemical and Molecular Effects of Zinc Stress on the Growth of Sunflower Seedlings (Helianthus annuus L.)

Author(s): Ekrem Bolukbası, Aysenur Bolukbası, Sumer Aras

Keywords: Genotoxic effect; Heavy metal; Sunflower; Zinc stress.

ijeab doi crossref DOI: 10.22161/ijeab/3.2.29

Total View: 93 Downloads: 9 Page No: 530-536 More Information...


Sensitivity of Colletotrichum species responsible for banana anthracnose disease to some fungicides used in postharvest treatments in Côte d’Ivoire

Author(s): Luc BELE, Daniel Kra Kouamé, Hortense Diallo Atta

Keywords: Banana, Anthracnose, C. musae, C. gloeosporioides, Sensitivity

ijeab doi crossref DOI: 10.22161/ijeab/3.2.30

Total View: 97 Downloads: 3 Page No: 537-542 More Information...


Review of Hussain Sagar Lake Pollution, Hyderabad, India

Author(s): P. Mahammed Rafi, Acharya Jyothi Kusum

Keywords: Hussain sagar lake, Oxygen uptake, Self purification capacity, organic pollutants.

ijeab doi crossref DOI: 10.22161/ijeab/3.2.31

Total View: 122 Downloads: 11 Page No: 543-549 More Information...


Socio-economic Determinants of Cassava Production in Benue State, Nigeria.

Author(s): Aboajah F.N., Onjewu S.S., Chia J.I., Okeme S.

Keywords: Socio-economic, Determinants, Cassava, Farmers, Benue State.

ijeab doi crossref DOI: 10.22161/ijeab/3.2.32

Total View: 98 Downloads: 11 Page No: 550-557 More Information...


Effects of Photomixotrophic Conditions on Plants of Eucalyptus Urograndis Propagated in Temporary Immersion Bioreactors

Author(s): Gerson A. Palhares, Romelio Rodríguez Sánchez, Mariela Cid Ruiz, Danilo Pina Trina, Yolanda Garza García, Justo L. González-Olmedo

Keywords: Eucalyptus, micropropagation, photomixotrophism, vitroplants.

ijeab doi crossref DOI: 10.22161/ijeab/3.2.33

Total View: 90 Downloads: 1 Page No: 558-566 More Information...


Morphological Markers based Assessment of Genetic Diversity in Cultivated Tomato (Solanum Lycopersicon L.) Genotypes

Author(s): Supneet Kaur, A. K. Singh, Sreshti Bagati, Mamta Sharma, Satish Sharma

Keywords: Genetic diversity analysis, Morphological traits, cluster analysis, ANOVA, genetic advance.

ijeab doi crossref DOI: 10.22161/ijeab/3.2.34

Total View: 88 Downloads: 4 Page No: 567-573 More Information...


Distribution and Speciation of Heavy Metals in Soils around Some Selected Auto Repair Workshops in Oghara, Delta State, Nigeria

Author(s): B. Anegbe, J.M. Okuo, M. Atenaga, A. Ighodaro, A. Emina., N.A. Oladejo

Keywords: Soil, Heavy Metals, Speciation, Bioavailability, Mobility.

ijeab doi crossref DOI: 10.22161/ijeab/3.2.35

Total View: 124 Downloads: 2 Page No: 574-584 More Information...


Antibacterial Susceptibility and Resistance Pattern of Organisms Isolated from Rectal Swab of Chicken

Author(s): Olateru Comfort T.,Popoola B. M.,Hassan F. A.

Keywords: Antimicrobial, Resistance, Bacterial isolates.

ijeab doi crossref DOI: 10.22161/ijeab/3.2.36

Total View: 59 Downloads: 0 Page No: 585-588 More Information...


Callus Induction and Organogenesis from Pueraria tuberosa (Roxb. ex Willd.) DC

Author(s): Bindu T. K., Sheema Dharmapal P., P. S. Udayan

Keywords: Pueraria tuberosa, Callus, Leaf explants, Organogenesis.

ijeab doi crossref DOI: 10.22161/ijeab/3.2.37

Total View: 61 Downloads: 1 Page No: 589-593 More Information...


Economic Analysis of Market Performance of Fresh Fish in Lagos State, Nigeria

Author(s): Foluso Osundare, Taiwo Adedeji

Keywords: Market Performance, Market Structure, Profitability, Market Efficiency.

ijeab doi crossref DOI: 10.22161/ijeab/3.2.38

Total View: 66 Downloads: 2 Page No: 594-599 More Information...


Productivity of Maize Varieties intercropped with Cassava in Lafia and Makurdi Locations, Southern Guinea Savanna, Nigeria

Author(s): Idoko J.A, Gabriel A., Ugese F. D

Keywords: Maize Varieties, Lafia and Makurdi, RCBD.

ijeab doi crossref DOI: 10.22161/ijeab/3.2.39

Total View: 68 Downloads: 3 Page No: 600-608 More Information...


Effect of Variety and Sowıng Density on Some Mıcroelements Content and Grain Yield of Chickpea (Cicerarietinum L.)

Author(s): Hasan KILIÇ, Mohammed Hussein AZIZ

Keywords: Chickpea, microelements, seeding density, variety.

ijeab doi crossref DOI: 10.22161/ijeab/3.2.40

Total View: 67 Downloads: 3 Page No: 609-614 More Information...


Proximate and Mineral Analysis of Coconutrhinoceros Beetle (Oryctesrhinoceros Linnaeus 1758) Larva Meal

Author(s): Douglas M. Doloriel

Keywords: proximate analysis, Coconut Rhinoceros Beetle Larva Meal.

ijeab doi crossref DOI: 10.22161/ijeab/3.2.41

Total View: 60 Downloads: 1 Page No: 615-618 More Information...


Status of Blue Duiker (Cephalophus monticola) and Bushbuck (Tragelaphus scriptus) in Kom -Wum Forest Reserve, North West Region, Cameroon

Author(s): Akwo Christian Ebua, TSI Evaristus Angwafo, Mvo Denis Chuo

Keywords: Anthropogenic activities, Bushbuck, Blue duiker, Conservation, Encounter rate.

ijeab doi crossref DOI: 10.22161/ijeab/3.2.42

Total View: 75 Downloads: 2 Page No: 619-636 More Information...


An Agent-Based Computer Simulation on Banana Bunchy Top Disease

Author(s): Ador R. Picaza, Douglas M. Doloriel

Keywords: banana plants, Banana Bunchy Top Disease (BBTD), Banana Bunchy Top Virus (BBTV), mortality, infectiousness, symptoms.

ijeab doi crossref DOI: 10.22161/ijeab/3.2.43

Total View: 59 Downloads: 2 Page No: 637-640 More Information...


Geomatic Approach and Geophysical Interpretation of the Hydrogeological Basin of the Hassi Naga Region (Algerian Southwest)

Author(s): Khelifa Hami, Ibrahim Zeroual, Talhi Abdelkrim, Djelloul Zenati

Keywords: Geomatic, Geoelectrical, Geophysics, hydrogeology.

ijeab doi crossref DOI: 10.22161/ijeab/3.2.44

Total View: 95 Downloads: 2 Page No: 641-646 More Information...


Nitrogen Removal in Mangroves Constructed Wetland

Author(s): Anesi Satoki Mahenge

Keywords: Constructed Wetlands, Coastal Area, Mangroves, Sewage, Treatment Performance.

ijeab doi crossref DOI: 10.22161/ijeab/3.2.45

Total View: 66 Downloads: 1 Page No: 647-655 More Information...


Influence of soil texture on nature of mangrove vegetation in Sundarbans Tiger Reserve forest of India

Author(s): Dasgupta M, A. Ghosh, S. Mukherjee, N. Sen Sarkar

Keywords: Sundarbans Tiger Reserve forest; soil texture; mangrove vegetation; distribution; abundance.

ijeab doi crossref DOI: 10.22161/ijeab/3.2.46

Total View: 71 Downloads: 2 Page No: 656-626 More Information...


Performance of In Vitro Cassava (Manihot esculenta Crantz) Plantlets Weaned with Locally Sourced Substrates

Author(s): Mary Oluchi Iwuagwu, Nancy Nkem Nwosu

Keywords: Cassava, In vitro, local substrates, peat pellet, vermiculite, weaning.

ijeab doi crossref DOI: 10.22161/ijeab/3.2.47

Total View: 51 Downloads: 1 Page No: 663-669 More Information...


Utilization of Guinea corn (Sughurm vulgare) Husk for Preparation of Bio-based Silica and its Characterization Studies

Author(s): M.O. Bello, N. Abdus-Salam, F. A. Adekola

Keywords: Agricultural waste, Bio-based, Guinea corn Husk, Silica, Sustainable chemistry.

ijeab doi crossref DOI: 10.22161/ijeab/3.2.48

Total View: 61 Downloads: 1 Page No: 670-675 More Information...


Comparative evaluation of microbiological and nutritional qualities of various cereal-based paps (Ogi) in Ondo State, Nigeria

Author(s): Olorunjuwon O. Bello, Temitope K. Bello, Olumayowa T. Amoo, YisauO. Atoyebi

Keywords: Cereals, fermented food, microorganisms, nutritional composition.

ijeab doi crossref DOI: 10.22161/ijeab/3.2.49

Total View: 70 Downloads: 2 Page No: 676-685 More Information...


Effect of climate change and some agrotechnical factors on the yield and nitrogen- and water-use efficiency in winter wheat (Triticumaestivum L.) production

Author(s): Peter Pepó

Keywords: crop rotation, crop year, efficiency, fertilization, wheat.

ijeab doi crossref DOI: 10.22161/ijeab/3.2.50

Total View: 61 Downloads: 0 Page No: 686-690 More Information...


Biochemical and transcriptomic evaluation of the toxic effects of aloin contaminated agricultural soils on the earth worm Eisenia andrei.

Author(s): Fatma Lanouar, Iteb Bougattass, Noureddine Bousserhine, Mohamed Banni

Keywords: Aloin crude exudates, Toxicity, Eisenia Andrei, Agricultural soils, sustainability.

ijeab doi crossref DOI: 10.22161/ijeab/3.2.51

Total View: 135 Downloads: 3 Page No: 691-700 More Information...


Living Fences, a Widespread Agroforestry Practice in Sri Lanka: Two Cases from Dry and Intermediate Zones

Author(s): H.M.G.S.B. Hitinayake, G.V.U. Priyadarshana, D.M.K. Waidyarathna

Keywords: Agrobiodiversity, agroforestry, Gliricidia, homegardens, live fences.

ijeab doi crossref DOI: 10.22161/ijeab/3.2.52

Total View: 69 Downloads: 2 Page No: 701-709 More Information...


Effects of Housing Modifications on the Management of Pigs and Growth Performance

Author(s): Akinlabi E.Y, Olusegun O.B, Owolabi O.T., Idowu A.O.

Keywords: Pigs, ANOVA, Nigeria.

ijeab doi crossref DOI: 10.22161/ijeab/3.2.53

Total View: 57 Downloads: 0 Page No: 710-713 More Information...