Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries

Volume 10, Issue 3, June 2021

  • Assessment of Soil Chemical Properties and Coffee Leaf Analysis in Goma Woreda of Oromia Region

    Mohammed Kedir, Taye Kufa, Bayu Dume

    Issue: Volume 10, Issue 3, June 2021
    Pages: 93-101
    Received: 20 March 2021
    Accepted: 21 May 2021
    Published: 27 May 2021
    Abstract: Information on soil test and plant analysis is essential for sustainable soil fertility management and crop production. Conversely, this is lacking for smallholder coffee farms in Gomma district, Southwestern Ethiopia. Thus, the objectives of this study were to assess and determine the nutritional status of the soil–plant relation from coffee growi... Show More
  • Structural and Ecological Characteristics of Tree Communities in the Forest of Pobe in Southeast Benin

    Armand Kingbo, Adek Rolex Aurel Agbo, Jean Cossi Ganglo

    Issue: Volume 10, Issue 3, June 2021
    Pages: 102-111
    Received: 19 April 2021
    Accepted: 24 May 2021
    Published: 31 May 2021
    Abstract: The main objective of this study is to determine the different tree communities in the forest of Pobè and characterize their structure and ecology to contribute to the sustainable management of this forest. The forest of Pobè is located between the parallels 6° 57' 20" and 6° 58' 04" north latitude and 2° 39' 46" and 2° 40' 45" east longitude. The ... Show More
  • Characterization and Classification of Soils of Askate Sub-watershed, Northeastern Ethiopia

    Mulugeta Tufa, Seid Ahmed, Kefyialew Tilahun, Mulugeta Fiseha, Tadla Guadie

    Issue: Volume 10, Issue 3, June 2021
    Pages: 112-122
    Received: 13 March 2021
    Accepted: 3 June 2021
    Published: 10 June 2021
    Abstract: Characterization and classification of soil is the main central information source for judicious soil management and enhance agricultural economy. Therefore, this study was conducted with the objective of characterization and classification of soil on Askate sub-watershed, northeastern Ethiopia. Four representative soil pedons were opened along top... Show More