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Boda Ravi Kiran, M.N.V. Prasad

Article ID: 1306
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Abstract: Heavy metals pose a serious risk to the environment and living biota. Pot studies were carried out to determine the competence of Fe-coated rice husk in Pb spiked soils vegetated with Ricinus communis. Physicochemical properties of Fe- coated rice husk ash (Fe-RHA) were characterized on dry weight basis. Pot experiments were carried out with seedlings of ...
A K M Mominul Islam, Md Mojidul Haque, Oly Bhowmik, Sabina Yeasmin, Md Parvez Anwar

Article ID: 1438
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Abstract: Current study aims to investigate into the allelopathic potential of the different parts (leaf, bark, stem, twig and root) of three oil-enrich plant species of Bangladesh viz. , Jatropha curcus , Ricinus communis  and Aphanamixis polystachya . The aqueous extract of those plant parts were diluted into four different concent...
Olubode Olusegun Olufemi, Yisau Oluwaseun Peter, Olubode Adebanke Ayooluwa, Oyegoke Clara Olabisi

Article ID: 1561
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Abstract: African Star Apple ( Chrysophyllum albidum ) classified as a forest food tree with economic potentials requires domestication attention for improved productivity. A study conducted in Abeokuta, Nigeria in 2017 using one year old C. albidum  seedlings determined the plant’s growth responses when cultivated using different growth medium and s...


EL Alami Nabila, EL Attari Soufiyan

Article ID: 1563
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Abstract: Different fungi alter apples in the post-harvest period, causing considerable economic losses and risks to consumer health due to the mycotoxins that some of these fungi produce. The control of these fungal alterations in apples is mainly dependent on the use of chemical fungicides, the effectiveness of which has been well proven. However, this use is sub...