International Journal of Applied Agricultural Sciences

Volume 8, Issue 5, September 2022

  • Evaluation of Promising Jute (Corchorus olitorius) Germplasm Against Stem Rot Caused by (Macrophomina phaseolina) (Tassi) Goid

    Tirtha Raj Rijal, Sujan Karki

    Issue: Volume 8, Issue 5, September 2022
    Pages: 192-195
    Received: 16 August 2022
    Accepted: 2 September 2022
    Published: 16 September 2022
    DOI: 10.11648/j.ijaas.20220805.11
    Abstract: Jute (Corchorus spp) is one of the commercial crops of Nepal and cultivation is mostly confined in Jhapa, Morang, Sunsari, Siraha Saptari and Udaipur districts of eastern region of the country. Among the jute diseases, stem rot (Macrophomina phaseolina) is the most important disease of jute equally affecting both the species viz., Corchorus olitori... Show More
  • Adaptation Trial of Improved Garlic (Allium sativum L.) Varieties in North Shewa Zone, of Oromia Region

    Zewdu Tegenu

    Issue: Volume 8, Issue 5, September 2022
    Pages: 196-200
    Received: 23 September 2022
    Accepted: 24 October 2022
    Published: 4 November 2022
    DOI: 10.11648/j.ijaas.20220805.12
    Abstract: Garlic (Allium sativum L.) belongs to the family Alliaceae and is the second most widely used Allium next to the onion. North shewa has considerable potential in agroecology which is suitable for garlic production. However, the lack of improved and adaptable varieties of this crop is the major production constraint in the study area. A field experi... Show More