Asian Journal of Plant and Soil Sciences
 

2017 - Volume 2 [Issue 1]

Contents

Original Research Article

RESPONSES OF SELECTED SOIL CHEMICAL PROPERTIES AND HEAVY METALS AS AFFECTED BY SEWAGE DUMP SOIL IN ABAKALIKI SOUTHEASTERN NIGERIA

 

C. NJOKU1* AND B. N. UGURU2

1Department of Soil Science and Environmental Management, Ebonyi State University, P.M.B. 053, Abakaliki, Ebonyi State, Nigeria.

2Ebonyi State FADAMA 111 Co-Ordinating Office, Km 8 Abakaliki Ogoja Express Way, EBADEP Headquaters Complex, P.O.Box 431, Abakaliki, Nigeria.

 

Original Research Article

SPATIAL VARIABILITY OF SOIL PROPERTIES IN YAKURR LOCAL GOVERNMENT AREA, SOUTHEAST NIGERIA

 

K. I. OFEM1*, V. F. EDIENE1, JOHN KINGSLEY1 AND A. U. AKPAN-IDIOK1

1Department of Soil Science, University of Calabar, Cross River State, Nigeria.

 

Original Research Article

CHARACTERIZATION AND CLASSIFICATION OF SOILS FROM SELECTED AREAS IN BENUE STATE SOUTHERN GUINEA SAVANNA OF NIGERIA

 

AUGUSTINE ODIGBO ADAIKWU1*, AMINU ALI1 AND PHILIP AGBER1

1Department of Soil Science, Federal University of Agriculture, P.M.B. 2373, Makurdi, Benue State, Nigeria.

 

Original Research Article

AGROFORESTRY SYSTEMS AS CONDITIONERS OF PHYSICAL AND STRUCTURAL QUALITY OF THE SOIL

 

REGINALDO BARBOSA DA SILVA1*, CAMILA CASSANTE DE LIMA2, FRANCISCA ALCIVÂNIA DE MELO SILVA1, PIERO IORI1 AND GLÁUCIA MARIA PEREIRA PAVARINI1

1Universidade Estadual Paulista, Câmpus Experimental de Registro, Street Nelson Brihi Badur nº 430, CEP: 11900-000, Registro, SP, Brazil.

2Universidade de São Paulo - ESALQ, Avenue Pádua Dias nº 11, Agronomia CEP: 13418-900, Piracicaba, SP, Brazil.

 

Original Research Article

EFFECT OF GAMMA RAYS ON THE GERMINATION OF WHEAT SEEDS AND THE MORPHOPHYSIOLOGICAL PROPERTIES OF SEEDLINGS UNDER CONDITIONS OF SALT STRESS

 

F. I. GASIMOVA1, M. A. KHANISHOVA1, K. R. TAGHIYEVA1 AND I. V. AZIZOV1*

1Institute of Molecular Biology and Biotechnology, Azerbaijan National Academy of Sciences, Baku, AZ1073, Matbuat Avenue 2, Azerbaijan.