International Journal of Applied Agricultural Sciences

Volume 4, Issue 3, May 2018

  • The Multivariate Analysis of Foliar Fertilization by Using Random Forest for Improving Alliin Concentration of Garlic (Allium sativum l.)

    Qiang Shi, Xuxin Liu, Tursunay Dilxat, Jun Zhang, Qing Hao

    Issue: Volume 4, Issue 3, May 2018
    Pages: 52-59
    Received: 7 May 2018
    Accepted: 30 May 2018
    Published: 26 July 2018
    Abstract: This study was for analyzing significance and optimum proportion of components in foliar fertilizer, which aimed on improving alliin concentration of garlic (Allium sativum l.) in field condition. The Study with designed experiments implemented with uniform experimental design method U30 (3013) (D=0.1926). Alliin concentration from garlic clove was... Show More
  • Soil Chemical Characterization and Fertility Status in Selected Irrigation Schemes in Unguja and Pemba Isles, Zanzibar

    Halima Mmbaga, Joachim HJR Makoi

    Issue: Volume 4, Issue 3, May 2018
    Pages: 60-70
    Received: 8 June 2018
    Accepted: 27 June 2018
    Published: 30 July 2018
    Abstract: A survey was undertaken to assess the soil chemical properties and fertility status in selected irrigation schemes in Unguja and Pemba Isles in October, 2017 during the short rainy seasons. These schemes include Dobi, Kwalempona, Machigini and Ole in Pemba and Bandamaji, Kibonde Mzungu, Koani, Mchangani and Mtwango in Unguja. Soil sampling was done... Show More
  • Typical Poverty Alleviation Models in Southern China and the Enlightenment to Jiangxi Province

    Zheng Wang, Zhiyan Zou, Lei Guo

    Issue: Volume 4, Issue 3, May 2018
    Pages: 71-80
    Received: 15 June 2018
    Accepted: 16 July 2018
    Published: 14 August 2018
    Abstract: With China’s poverty alleviation work at a crucial stage, poverty alleviation is mainly focused on the 14 concentrated destitute areas. In the Southern areas of China, there are numerous populations of poverty, wide range of poverty and the vast scale of poverty, which is a large proportion in the concentrated destitute areas. Among the Southern pr... Show More
  • The Achievements and Countermeasures of Rural Town Agriculture Products’ Quality Inspection System Construction—Take Changzhou, Jiangsu as an Example

    Jieqiong Wang, Xi Tao, Yunzhong Zhai

    Issue: Volume 4, Issue 3, May 2018
    Pages: 81-85
    Received: 20 June 2018
    Accepted: 22 August 2018
    Published: 27 September 2018
    Abstract: Changzhou Agriculture Committee has already achieved some results in rural town agriculture products’ quality inspection through informatization means. Currently, 43 township (street) rapid detection stations in the city have been running efficiently for more than 5 years. The article elaborates on the key point of rural town agriculture products’ ... Show More
  • A Primary Exploration of Variety Selection and Efficient Cultivation Models for Cassava/Peanut Intercropping

    Xiumei Tang, Ruichun Zhong, Jing Jiang, Liangqiong He, Faqian Xiong, Zhipeng Huang, Haining Wu, Jing Liu, Longfei He, Ronghua Tang

    Issue: Volume 4, Issue 3, May 2018
    Pages: 86-92
    Received: 16 August 2018
    Accepted: 3 September 2018
    Published: 30 September 2018
    Abstract: In this study, we determined the agronomic traits and yields of peanuts under different intercropping models by carrying out tests on variety selection, row spacing, and film mulching during sowing of intercropped peanuts. We analyzed the high-yield and comprehensive benefits in order to determine the efficient cultivation models of cassava/peanut ... Show More