Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries

Volume 11, Issue 6, December 2022

  • Efficacy of Salt Tolerant Bacterial and Biological Products on Growth and Yield of Green Onion Cultivated in Tran De District, Soc Trang Province, Vietnam

    Nghia Nguyen Khoi, Thien Nguyen Huu

    Issue: Volume 11, Issue 6, December 2022
    Pages: 198-208
    Received: Oct. 26, 2022
    Accepted: Nov. 09, 2022
    Published: Nov. 22, 2022
    DOI: 10.11648/j.aff.20221106.11
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    Abstract: Currently, the chemical agrochemicals including fertilizers and pesticides were used very much on green onions, leading to contamination of agrochemicals on agricultural products, soil and water and seriously affecting consumer health, the environment and ecology. Therefore, the research focused on using microbial and biological products in the cul... Show More
  • Study of Soil Erodibility Under the Potato Farming System in the Upstream Lembang Watershed

    Aprisal, Bambang Istijono, Irwan Darpis, Mimin Harianti, Teguh Huria Aditia

    Issue: Volume 11, Issue 6, December 2022
    Pages: 209-213
    Received: Nov. 05, 2022
    Accepted: Nov. 21, 2022
    Published: Dec. 08, 2022
    DOI: 10.11648/j.aff.20221106.12
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    Abstract: Farmers cultivate potatoes intensively in the upper Lembang watershed, i.e. cultivate the land every planting season. The soil management system does not apply soil conservation methods, so it is suspected that there has been a decline in soil fertility. The purpose of this study was to examine the soil properties of potato farming in several land ... Show More
  • Participatory Evaluation of Mechanical Hand Weeders in Rain-Fed Lowland Rice Production Ecosystems in North Western Ethiopia

    Christian Tafere, Habtamu Assega, Betelehem Asrat, Zelalem Taddesse, Bayuh Belay

    Issue: Volume 11, Issue 6, December 2022
    Pages: 214-219
    Received: Aug. 02, 2022
    Accepted: Nov. 01, 2022
    Published: Dec. 28, 2022
    DOI: 10.11648/j.aff.20221106.13
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    Abstract: Rice is a main field crop in Fogera rain fed lowland ecosystem as stable food and straw is mainly used for cattle feed. Weed is a major constraint for rice production causing a subsequent drastic reduction of yield. Manual weeding method is extremely labor intensive and time consuming which conveys to high cost of production. The study ambition was... Show More
  • Adaptation Studies of Mungbean (Vigna radiate L.) Varieties Under Irrigated Condition in the Middle Awash Rift Valley of Ethiopia: The Case of Werer Station

    Shimelis Alemayehu

    Issue: Volume 11, Issue 6, December 2022
    Pages: 220-225
    Received: Nov. 07, 2022
    Accepted: Dec. 19, 2022
    Published: Dec. 29, 2022
    DOI: 10.11648/j.aff.20221106.14
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    Abstract: Mungbean is one of the most important pulse crops, grown from the tropical to sub-tropical areas around the world. In Ethiopia, almost half of the land mass lies with in warmer and lowland areas, with ample water resources and exploited less due to the major focus of crops production on mid to highland areas of the country receiving ample annual ra... Show More