Journal of Food, Agriculture and Environment




Vol 11, Issue 3&4,2013
Online ISSN: 1459-0263
Print ISSN: 1459-0255


Volume 11, Issue 3&4, 2013
Journal Contents

Pg.No Article Title:
6-11

Physical and nutritional properties of fennel seed

Halil Unal 1*, Nazmi Izli 1, Oya Kacar 2,Erdinc Goksu 2

12-14

Fast food consumption habits of university students

Ebru Onurlubaş *, Neslihan Yılmaz

15-19

Bacterial pathogens isolated from vegetables and application of sanitizers for control of L. monocytogenes ATCC 7644 in cucumber

Oluwatosin A. Ijabadeniyi *, Noxolo S. Ngcobo

20-24

The heat stress for workers employed in laying hens houses

Alvaro Marucci *, Danilo Monarca, Massimo Cecchini, Andrea Colantoni, Andrea Cappuccini

25-28

Impact of germination on the content and distribution of γ-Aminobutyric acid in mung bean sprouts

Hai Huang *, Wan Xu, Huiqin Guo, Junqing Zhang, Ding Lu, Hongwei Cheng, Yin Zhao, Shiqing Zhang, Miaomiao Tian, Yaping Guo

29-34

Attitudes and preferences of urban and rural households towards chicken meat consumption: Case study of Hakkari, Turkey

Ahmet Şahin 1*, Ibrahim Yıldırım 2, Ahmet Deniz 3

35-39

Workers’ health and safety in Mediterranean greenhouses

Alvaro Marucci

40-46

Purification and recovery of serine protease from mango (Mangifera indica cv. Chokanan) waste using aqueous two-phase system: Potential low cost of enzyme and purification method

Amid Mehrnoush *, Abdul Manap Mohd Yazid

47-50

Characterization of novel amylase enzyme from mango (Mangifera indica cv. Chokanan) peel

Amid Mehrnoush *, Abdul Manap Mohd Yazid

51-54

Mycotoxins occurrence in selected staple food in main markets from Lubumbashi, Democratic Republic of Congo

Mwanza Mulunda *, Blessing Dzoma, Mathew Nyirenda, Frank Bakunzi

55-62

Gross composition and the presence of Listeria monocytogenes and Salmonella spp. in raw milk and dairy products in Aydin, Turkey

Ayse Deniz Cardak

63-66

Recovery and purification of sucralose-6-ester from the crystalline residue by macroporous resin

Bin Shen 1*, Bo Tang 1, Zhengqing Lu 2, Minghua Li 1, 2, 3, Jinshan Wu 3, Guoting Zhu 3

67-71

A survey of traditional processing of sweet potato flour for amala, consumption pattern of sweet potato amala and awareness of orange-fleshed sweet potato (OFSP) in South West Nigeria

Ganiyat O. Fetuga 1, 2 *, Keith Tomlins 2, Aurelie Bechoff 2, Folake O. Henshaw 1, Michael A. Idowu 1, Andrew Westby 2

72-74

Distribution and profile of alcohol consumers in Romania – A health related approach

Claudiu Avram 1, Mihaela Oravitan 1*, Dan Gaita 2

75-80

The impact of Niger food imports and food aid on domestic food production: Co-integration and vector error correction approaches

Seydou Zakari, Liu Ying *

81-87

Comparison of control logics in fresh produce container with atmosphere modification responding to real-time gas concentration

Dong Sun Lee

88-92

Impact of organizational structure on success of projects in the food industry in transition countries

Dragana Milin *, Slobodan Morača, Nenad Simeunović, Slavica Mitrović

93-96

The influence of technological parameters on the properties of O/W emulsions stabilized by whey proteins and carboxymethylcellulose

Ernesta Malinauskyte*, Daiva Leskauskaite

97-101

Characterization of four Lebanese artisanal goat milk cheeses: Darfiyeh, Aricheh,Shankleesh and Serdale by physico-chemical, microbiological and sensory analyses

Mireille Serhan 1, Jessy Mattar 2, 3

102-105

The perception of quality in the process of olive oil tasting: The effects of packaging attributes

Francisco J. Torres-Ruiz *, Raquel Barreda-Tarrazona, Manuela Vega-Zamora, María Gutiérrez-Salcedo, Eva M. Murgado-Armenteros

106-108

Anti-inflammatory effect of the crude steroidal saponin from the rhizomes of Ruscus aculeatus L. (Ruscaceae) in two rat models of acute inflammation

Georgeta Balica 1, Oliviu Vostinaru 2*, Mircea Tamas 1, Gianina Crisan 1, Cristina Mogosan 2

109-114

Purification and characterisation of laccase from Lactarius volemus and its application in removal of phenolic compounds from fruit juice

Hayrunnisa Nadaroglu 1*, Esen Tasgin2

115-118

Determination of biogenic amines in cheese by nanofiber solid phase extraction-reversed phase high performance liquid chromatography with pre-column derivatization

Hongyang Pan 1*, Xiaoying Zeng 2, Baokun Zhu 2, Liang He 2, Tougen Liao 2, Wei Zhe 2, Shuying Wang 1, Bo Jiang 1, Mingfeng Wang 2*

119-124

Influence of transglutaminase on the physical and chemical properties of acid milk gel and cottage type cheese

Ieva Mazuknaite 1, Christopher Guyot 2, Daiva Leskauskaite 1*, Ulrich Kulozik 2

125-130

Morphologies and microstructures of maize starch granules differed in hardness during development of kernels

Jiang Chen 1, Junjie Zhang 2, Yinghong Liu 1, Yubi Huang 1*

131-134

Effect of Ginkgo biloba ethanol extract and prostaglandin E1 on heart function, oxidative stress in diabetic rats

Zengyong Qiao 1,2, Jiangwei Ma 1 *, Huajin Liu 1, Sanjun Xiong 1, Guanghao Ge 1, Yawei Xu 2

135-138

Evaluation of cardioprotective activities of tanshinone IIA and prostaglandin E1

Jiangwei Ma 1,2, Biao Xu 2, Zengyong Qiao 1*, Huajin Liu 1, Sanjun Xiong 1, Wenbo Cheng 1, Hongwei Wang 1

139-144

Heat exposure upregulates expression of cytokines and aggravates lung injury in Klebsiella pneumoniae – Challenged rats

Jiansheng Li 1, 2*, Xue Mei 1, Hongyan Zhou 1, Yanxia Zhang 1, Suyun Li 2

145-150

The tower and quintal beam presses for obtaining olive oil: New contributions from computer-aided design and computer-aided engineering

José I. Rojas-Sola*, Miguel Castro-García

151-154

Dietary alpha-ketoglutarate supplementation may increase muscle gain through mTOR signaling pathway in diet-induced obese rat

Kang Yao 1$, Xia Xiong 1$, Chenxing Fu 4$, Sudath Dahanayaka 2, Jian Lei 2, Wei Lu 3, Guoyao Wu 2, Peng Liao 1*, Yulong Yin 1

155-161

Identification of ochratoxigenic fungi and contextual change on dried raisins (Sultanas)

Levent Şen 1*, Sebahattin Nas 2

162-167

Polyphenols in banana (Musa acuminata Colla (AAA)) pulp act as polyphenol oxidase substrates

Liu-Zhu Qu, Xin Gu, Shi-Chao Jin, Feng-Jun Wang, Jian-Zhong Wang *

168-172

Nutritional analysis and in-vitro antioxidant activity of apple (Malus domestica)

Ahmad Maqsood 1, Syed Mubashar Sabir 2*, Muhammad Qaisar 3, Muhammad Riaz 3

173-176

Production medium optimization for enhancement the exotoxin secretion by Pseudomonas aeruginosa

Mary S. Khalil 1, Tarek A. A. Moussa 1*, Tahany M. A. Abdel-Rahman 1, Baydaa H. Alwan 1, 2

177-184

Thematic analysis of journal coverage on genetically modified foods

Latifah Amin 1*, Mohd Fadhli Hamdan 1, 2, Faridah Ibrahim 3, Roosfa Hashim 1

185-189

Effects of multiple freezing-thawing processes and different thawing methods on quality changes of anchovy (Engraulis engrasicholus L.)

Kaba Nilgun, Corapci Bengunur *, Ozer Ozgul, Eryasar Kubra

190-194

Changes in the volatile constituents of the leaves of Stevia rebaudiana Bertoni caused by different drying procedures

Ola Lasekan *, Kalla Reddi Mohan Naidu

195-198

Assessment of different 1-methylcyclopropene doses on physical and chemical quality of organically grown tomato cv. Zoro

Okan Özkaya 1*, Hatıra Taşkın 2, Saadet Büyükalaca 1, Ömür Dündar 1

199-203

Textural properties and survival of Lactobacillus acidophilus, Streptococcusthermophilus and Lactobacillus delbrueckii subsp. bulgaricus of probiotic set yogurts produced by prebiotic stabilizers and different molasses types

Oya Berkay Karaca 1 *, İbrahim Başar Saydam 2, Talip Kahyaoğlu 3, Emel Ünal 2, Zerrin Erginkaya 2, Mehmet Güven 2

204-207

Institutional changes aiming human resource protection: The economic sector of pulp and paper (PPI)

Ionel Bostan 1*, Ion Pohoata 2, Bogdan-Mihai Petrisor 2

208-213

Optimization of pectinase extraction from mango (Mangifera indica cv. Chokanan) peel using response surface methodology

Amid Mehrnoush *, Abdul Manap Mohd Yazid

214-216

Biochemical and hematologic changes related to administration of double doses of non-ionic contrast medium Iomeron 350 (iomeprol) in cats

Radu Lăcătuş 1, Robert Cristian Purdoiu 1, Liviu Bogdan 1*, Sidonia Bogdan 1, Ramona Jurcău 2, Ionel Papuc 1

217-220

Modification of a gas chromatography-mass spectrometry method for the determination of acrylamide in fried snacks

G. Daniali 1, S. Jinap 1,2*, N. L. Hanifah 3, I. S. Zaidul 4

221-224

Carotenoid content in cow milk from organic and conventional farms in Southern Brazil

Shirley Kuhnen 1*, Juliana Roemers Moacyr 2, Rafael Trevisan 3, Luiz Carlos Pinheiro Machado Filho 1, Marcelo Maraschin 4

225-227

Research on the labeling management status of agricultural products in China

Song Chen 1, Xiaoshuan Zhang 2, Adrian Micu 3, Yongzhong Qian 1*

228-234

Occurrence of aflatoxins and aflatoxigenic Aspergillus in peanuts

Leili Afsah-Hejri 1, Selamat Jinap 1, 2*, Son Radu 1

235-241

Molecular characterization of glyceraldehyde-3-phosphate dehydrogenase (gapdh) gene from Aspergillus fumigatus

Tarek A. A. Moussa 1, 2*, Dalia M. Ali 2, Neveen M. Khalil 2, Fatma A. Mostafa 2

242-248

Effect of packaging materials and storage conditions on the physicochemical and chemical properties of ogi powder

Wasiu Awoyale 1, Busie Maziya-Dixon 2*, Abebe Menkir 1

249-253

Interregional sugar trade flows in China: An estimation by spatial equilibrium model

Wei Si *, Mei Xiao

254-258

SPME–GC–MS detection of volatile aroma compounds in strawberry wines produced by different commercial yeast strains

Weishuai Qin 1, Xinjie Zhao 2, Na Zhang 3, Wu Meng 2, Heng Zhai 1*

259-262

Survey of heavy metal residues in raw milk in Tangshan City of China

Xueyin Qu 1+, Baiqin Zheng 2+, Nan Zheng 1*, Jiaqi Wang 1, Xiaomin Xu 1, Rongwei Han 3, Yunpeng Zhen 1, Songli Li 1

263-269

Edible coating based on soy protein to improve shelf life and overall quality of minimally processed jujubes

Xiaoying Zeng 1, Yanqing Duan 1, Wei Zhe 1, Juxing Jiang 1, Liang He 1, Shuying Wang 2, Mingfeng Wang 1*

270-273

Phosphorylation of soybean protein isolates under ultrasound treatment to improve their emulsifying properties

Xibo Wang 1, Lianzhou Jiang 1*, Wei Xu 2*

274-278

Characterization of Lactic acid bacteria isolates from Inner Mongolia traditional meat sausages for their potential use as starter cultures

Yan Duan 1, Wenrui Guo 2, Zhimin Jin 1, Liga Tong 1, Lihua Zhao 1, Ye Jin 1*

279-282

Rapid assay of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons in oil seeds

Ye Yu 1, 2, Qingze Jin 1, Yue Wang 2, Hui Zhang 2, Xingguo Wang 1*

283-288

Research on the knowledge service pattern selection and optimisation of food manufacturing cluster

Yu Liu, Zongshui Wang, Xiaoni Liu, Hongye Ma, Jian Zhang *

289-293

Gas composition of micro-perforated individual package in master packaging system of strawberries

Yun Hee Jo, Duck Soon An, Dong Sun Lee *

294-297

Methods for colchicine elimination to improve safety in fresh daylily flowers processing

Shuang Zhao 1, Maorun Fu 1, Qingmin Chen 2*, Xiuhe Liu 1

298-302

Distributing profiles of water-soluble vitamins in Chinese jujube and sour jujube

Zhihui Zhao, Yanru Gao, Jin Zhao, Weiwei Wang, Rong Duan, Sujuan Gong, Mengmeng Luo, Mengjun Liu *

303-306

Survival of E. coli O157:H7 and Listeria innocua in tahini (sesame paste)

Anas A. Al-Nabulsi 1*, Tareq M. Osaili 1, Reyad R. Shaker 2, Amin N. Olaimat 3, Amita Attlee 2, Murad A. Al-Holy 4, Noor Zein Elabedeen 1, Ziad W. Jaradat 5, Richard A. Holley 3

307-316

A new approach for metallic stabilisation of beverages: The particular case of red wines and food spirits

Constantin Croitoru

317-323

Framework for an IT-based vegetable traceability system integrated two different operating mechanisms in China on comparison with two cities

Jian-Ping Qian 1,2, Xin-Ting Yang 1,2 *, Xue-Zhong Wang 3, Jin Lian 4, Bin Xing 1,2, Bei-Lei Fan 1,2, Ming Li 1,2

324-327

Influence of UV-C irradiation on antioxidant contents and antioxidant capacity of Korla fragrant pear (Pyrus sinkiangensis Yu)

Xianying Lu, Changhong Liu, Tiejin Ying *

328-330

Evaluating the regulations regarding structures of fisheries marketing in Turkey

Serpil Yilmaz 1*, İbrahim Yilmaz 2, Evrim Beyhan Sen 1, Asaf Ozalp 2

331-334

Organic food market as mediator between profit driven society and sustainable development: Pilot study on consumers’ perceptions on organic food

Dacinia Crina Petrescu 1*, Ilie Covrig 2*, Ioan Gheorghe Oroian 2*, Teodor Rusu 2*, Ioan Valentin Petrescu-Mag 2*

335-339

Prejudices, treatment and nutrition of typhus in Serbia during the war years 1914-1915

Darko Gavrilovic 1*, Dejan Mikavica 2, Goran Vasin 2

340-345

Effect of organic acid treatments on microbial safety and overall acceptability of fresh-cut cantaloupe cubes

Dike O. Ukuku *, Sudarsan Mukhopadyay, Modesto Olanya

346-353

Formulation and substantiation of homemade complementary baby food by selective feeding trial

Md. Abdul Hakim 1, 2, Md. Ariful Alam 3, Mohamed Hanafi Musa 1*, Shaikh Md. Abdur Rouf 4, Md. Amirul Alam 5, Md. Zaidul Islam Sarker 6

354-358

A novel alkalitolerant Bacillus strain produces cyclodextrin glucanotransferase with high efficiency in transglycosylation of rutin

Tao Sun 1, Bo Jiang 2, Beilei Pan 3 *, Rebaone Letsididi 4

359-362

Current status and future research issues of RFID sensor tags for food safety

Yong-Shin Kang 1, Jongho Yun 1, Heeju Jin 2, Yong-Han Lee 2*, Jongtae Rhee 2

363-367

The effect of modified atmosphere packaging on the physical and chemical quality of fresh yellow plum cultivars

Francesco Sottile 1, Cristiana Peano 2, Nicole Roberta Giuggioli 2, Vincenzo Girgenti 2*

368-371

Comparison of antioxidant properties of traditional and commercial pomegranate sours

Nilgün H. Budak 1*, Bilge Ertekin-Filiz 2, Atif C. Seydim 2, Özgür Koşkan 3, Zeynep B. Guzel-Seydim 2

372-376

Effects of post-harvest cooling delay on weight loss, soluble solid and ascorbic acid contents of strawberry fruit

Hiroaki Kitazawa 1*, Tatsuo Sato 2, Nobutaka Nakamura 1, Satoru Motoki 3

377-381

Proximate, amino acid and fatty acid composition in the leaves of Cyclocarya paliurus (Batal.) Iljinskaja

Jian-Hua Xie 1, Ming-Yue Shen 1, Shao-Ping Nie 1, Chang Li 1, De-Ming Gong 1, 2, Ming-Yong Xie 1*

382-388

Antioxidant properties of grape must

Nilgün H. Budak

389-393

Improvement of dihydroxyacetone production by Gluconobater oxydans NH-10 using a two-stage agitation speed operation strategy

Qinghong You 1, 2, 3, 4, Hong Xu 1*, Xiulian Yin 2, 3, 4, Hongyang Zhu 1, Xiaoyan Dai 1

394-399

Influence of the freezing regime on structure and biochemistry properties in collagen sponges derived from fresh water fish

Zhongwen Wang 1, Haibo Wang 1*, Haiyin Wang 2, Yunyan Li 1, Min Wang 1, Hanjun Zhang 1

400-402

Effect of baking treatment on starch morphology and color change of sweet potatoes

Che L. Huang 1, Yung C. Lai 1, Chin F. Chan 2, Wayne C. Liao 3*

403-405

Production and physical and chemical composition of the milk of Curraleiro Pé duro (Bos ibericus) cows in the semiarid area of Paraíba

Jucileide B. Borburema *, Geovergue R. Medeiros, Carlos T. C. Ramos, Maria J. Nardelli, José M. Pereira Filho, Maria G. X. Carvalho, Cláudia F. Reis

406-409

Manufacturing grid system for food industries under competition environment

Yifei Tong 1, Zhaohui Tang 2, Xiaorong Zhao 3, Kaijun Zhou 4, Ying Dong 5

410-412

Effect of “Tai Chi” quan exercise on oxidative stress and immunity function in old people

AiJun Niu 1*, Dinghai Yu 2, Ying Zhao 3, Ru Wang 4, Guang Yang 3

413-419

Optimization of ultrasonic-assisted extraction of total flavonoids from Petasites tatewakianus using response surface methodology

HanPing Cui #, JianGuo Zhang #, Zeng Dong, ZhaoJun Wei *

420-422

Antagonist of MRSA by Streptomyces sp. SJY056 from soil of the Three-river headwater region in China

Hongjian Zhu 1, 2, Xinyu Zhou 1, 2, Xianghua Lei 1, 2, Qingming Zhou 3 *

423-428

Optimization of food packaging to improve food safety

Jan Hron, Tomas Macak

429-433

Antioxidant and antiproliferative activity (in vitro) of polyphenols from peach blossom

Mingjiang Geng 1*, Wanli Li 2, Ruimin Yang 3, Changchang Cui 3, Huijie An 3, Huiru Liu 3, Xiaolin Wang 3

434-436

Effect of UV-C illumination on antioxidant capacity and postharvest decay in blueberry fruit

Mustafa Erkan 1, Shiow Y. Wang 2, Chien Y. Wang 3

437-443

Concentrations of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons and organohalogenated contaminants in selected foodstuffs from Spanish market basket: Estimated intake by the population from Spain

Octavio P. Luzardo 1, 2, 3, Manuel Zumbado 1, 2, Luis D. Boada 1, 2, 3

444-447

Effect of drying methods on quality of abalone

Sunxian Zhang *, Baodong Zheng

448-450

Effect of different growth periods on tanshinone IIA and crypto-tanshinone contents in Salvia miltiorrhiza of Yu canton

Yi-Shuo Wang 1,2, Li-Na Zhao 3, Gen-Wei Song 4, Xiu-Mei Jia 1, Wei-Sheng Feng 1, Yu-Hong Han 2, Zhen-Ling Zhang 1*

451-454

Analysis of uracil in tea by SPE clean-up and high performance liquid chromatography (HPLC) with diode array detector(DAD)

Weihao Li 1, 2, Saidi Wang 1, Hongyan Xie 1, Guotao Ding 2, Xianzhou Zhang 3, Wenwei Tang 4*, Zhixue Liu 1*

455-457

Identification of bovine, buffalo and yak milk with polymerase chain reaction – restriction fragment length polymorphism

Yan B. Jiang 1, Hai Wang 1, Dong J. Hou 1, Yan Yin 1, Tong Li 1, Xiao L. Tian 2, Xin N. Li 2, Lei Yu 1*

458-462

Antioxidant activity in aqueous extracts of some spices and its relationship with thiol and polyphenolic compounds

Ahmet Ünver

463-468

Phenolic content and ascorbic acid are major contributors to antioxidant capacity of fruits and vegetables commonly consumed in Turkey

Atila Güleç 1*, Reyhan Nergiz-Unal 1, Aslı Akyol 1, Jale Acar 2*

469-474

Novel enzymatic extraction and purification method for cyclic adenosine monophosphate (cAMP) from Ziziphus jujuba

Chunxia Wang 1, 3, 4, Xueqin Gao 4, Haikuan Wang 1, 3, 4, Yihan Liu 1, 2, 4, Lianxiang Du 4, Hongbin Wang 1, 3, 4, Fuping Lu 1,2,4

475-476

Baking quality of genetics resources of spring forms of Triticum spelta L.

Petr Konvalina 1, Zdeněk Štěrba 1, Ivana Capouchová 2, Jan Moudrý 1, Jan Moudrý jr. 1

477-483

Wheat gluten fractions: Hydrophobic, surface, and thermal properties

A. Mohamed Abdellatif 1*, I. M. Alruqaie 2, M. S. Alamri 1, H. Shahzad 1

484-491

Extruded date powder enriched pops: Formulation, processing, and quality

I. M. Alruqaie 1*, F. A. Al Ghamidi 2

492-495

Food borne bacteria isolated from spices and fate of Cronobacter sakazakii ATCC 29544 in black pepper exposed to drying and various temperature conditions

Oluwatosin A. Ijabadeniyi *, Madela Nokwanda

496-501

Antioxidant potentials of aqueous extracts from Rhus chinensis Mill leaves

Zhenyu Qiu 1†, Mingli Tang 1†, Guanjun Deng 1, 2, Hao Yang 3, Xuan Zhang 1, 2, Lifang Wu 1, 4*

502-504

Antimicrobial properties of Lawsonia inermis syn. Lawsonia alba in vivo and in vitro

Fatimah Abdul Rahiman 1, Noraini Mahmad 2, Rosna Mat Taha 2, Hashimah Elias 2, Fahrul Huyop Zaman 1*

505-510

Effects of far infrared-assisted heat pump drying on drying characteristics, water status, total phenols and antioxidant properties of banana (Musa sapientum L.) slices

Jin Yue 1, Xiaoyong Song 3, Yun Deng 1*, Zhenmin Liu 2, Yuanrong Zheng 2, Yanyun Zhao 1

511-515

Modulatory effect of lycopene on oxidative injury, related proteins and gene expression in gastric cancer tissue

Y.F. Xu 1, S.K. Zhou 2, 3*, X.J. Feng 3, L.X. Jiang 3

516-518

The factors affecting milk consumption preferences of the consumers Edirne Keşan township

Ebru Onurlubaş *, Neslihan Yılmaz

519-521

“Baduanjin” healthy Qigong exercise reducing oxidative damage and bone loss in aged postmenopausal women

AiJun Niu 1, Dinghai Yu 2*, Ying Zhao 3, Ru Wang 4, Guang Yang 5

522-525

Evaluation of the quality and antioxidant capacity of woodland strawberry biotypes in Sicily

Giuseppina Caracciolo 1*, Eleonora D’Anna 1, Alessandra Moncada 1, Fabio D’Anna 2

526-529

Inhibitory effect of chitosan on oxidative damage in rats fed with high-fat diet

ShaoYi She 1, WeiJuan Liu 2, YingKai Hong 1, Tong Li 3*

530-533

Postharvest behavior of ‘Niitaka’ pear fruit as affected by GA pasting

Jang-Jeon Choi 1, Jin-Ho Choi 1, Jeom-Hwa Han 2, Hyun-Sug Choi 3*, Seok-Kyu Jung 4

534-538

Production of cordycepin by Cordyceps militaris using submerged liquid culture: Optimization of the culture medium and repeated batch fermentation

Jian-Guo Zhang #, Ting-Ting Fang #, Qiao-Liang Li, Zhao-Jun Wei *

539-548

Motives of buying organic products and habits of organic buyers in Turkey

Erhan Çene 1*, Filiz Karaman 1, Seyma Calışkan Cavdar 2

549-555

Effects of kappa-casein variants on buffalo milk protein processing properties and Mozzarella cheese quality

Bo Lin 1, Daxi Ren 2, Ling Li 1, Tang Yan 1, Haoru Long 1, Bingzhuang Yang 1, Qingkun Zeng 1*

556-560

Characterization of serine protease from mango (Mangifera indica cv. Chokanan) peel

Mehrnoush Amid *, Mohd Yazid A. B. D. Manap

561-563

The impact of Mediterranean diet on glycemic control and cardiovascular risk factors in type 2 diabetic patients

Romulus Timar, Bogdan Timar *, Florin Horhat, Cristian Oancea

564-565

A simple and convenient method for isolation of Lactobacillus

Sheng-ping Wang1,2#, Zhao-Hui Guo1#, Hui-Zhi Liu1*, De-Yuan Zhang1*, Yue-Lin He1, Yin-Hua Zhou1, Yan Zeng1, Xin-Xu Hu1, Shu-Feng Gao1, Xiao-Lin Zhou1, Yan Shu1, Li-Li Li2, Rui-Lin Huang2, Gang Liu2, Xia Xiong2

566-571

The impact of biopolymers on thermal behavior of meat-biopolymer mixtures-Differential scanning calorimetry (DSC) study

Mohammed Zaidul Islam Sarker 1, Mohammed Abd Elgadir 2, Sahena Ferdosh 3, Munira Akhtar 4, Mohammed Zainul Abedin 3, Mohammad Abdul Hakim 5, Takahiro Noda 6*

572-575

Extraction and biological activity of total anthocyanins from sweet cherry cultivars as polyphenol oxidase inhibitors

Taki Demir 1*, Fatih Sonmez 1, Cigdem Bilen 2, Nahit Gencer 2

576-580

Mathematical models of sensory attributes fitted to textural profiles are useful for quality evaluation of set yogurt

Xin Xu *, Junfei He, Jiayi He, Guoyan Liu

581-584

Effect of polysaccharides from the roots of Morinda officinalis How on physical fatigue

Yan Fei Wei 1*, Hao Ben Tao 2

585-589

Use of ozone in sanitation and storage of fresh fruits and vegetables

Letizia Carletti 1, Rinaldo Botondi 2, Roberto Moscetti 1, Elisabetta Stella 1, Danilo Monarca 1, Massimo Cecchini 1, Riccardo Massantini 2*

590-594

Nutritional and antinutritional attributes of raw and cooked Saudi traditional dishes

Magdi A. Osman 1, Abdelatief S. Eljassir 2, Mohammed S. Alamri 1, Mustafa A. Gassem 1, Elfadil. E.Babiker 1*

595-600

Survey on the status of enforcement of European directives on health and safety at work in some Italian farms

Massimo Cecchini *, Filippo Cossio, Alvaro Marucci, Danilo Monarca, Andrea Colantoni, Marco Petrelli, Elena Allegrini

601-606

Identification and quantification of phenolic compounds from Jerusalem artichoke (Helianthus tuberosus L.) tubers

Ireneusz Kapusta 1*, Ewa Szpunar Krok 2, Dorota Bobrecka Jamro 2, Tomasz Cebulak 1, Joanna Kaszuba 1, Renata Tobiasz Salach 2

607-613

To reduce waste from in-transit inventory for a two-echelon fresh food supply chain

Yong He 1*, Hongfu Huang 1, Dong Li 2

614-616

An inventory model for perishable food products with quality-dependent demand

Yong He 1*, Hongfu Huang 1, Dong Li 2

617-623

Corporate social responsibility information transparency and business performance: Evidence from Spanish organic olive oil companies

A. Mozas 1, R. Puentes 1, E. Bernal 2, M. Frías 3

624-630

Genetic analysis for yield and yield contributing variables in upland cotton

Sundas Batool 1*, Naqib Ullah Khan 1, Samrin Gul 1, Muhammad Jurial Baloch 2, Naushad Ali Turi 3, Syed Asmatullah Taran 4, Muhammad Saeed 1

631-635

Analysis of load and fuel efficiency of agricultural tractor by gear selection during plow tillage

Seung Je Park 1, Yong Joo Kim 2*, Dae Hyun Lee 2

636-641

Nutrient solution concentration effects on non-drainage irrigation scheduling in coir substrate hydroponic system for tomato cultivation by a FDR sensor

Eun-Young Choi 1, Young-Hoe Woo 2, Son Min 3, Ki-Young Choi 4, Yong-Beom Lee 4*

642-646

Performance, intestinal morphology and microbiology of broilers fed corn-soybean meal diets supplemented with enzyme and antibiotic

Alaeldein M. Abudabos 1*, Hany M. Yehia 2

647-651

The effects of mycorrhizal species and different doses of phosphorus on pepper (Capsicum annuum L.) yield and development under field conditions

Ahmet Almaca 1*, Nesibe Devrim Almaca 2, Sibel Söylemez 2, İbrahim Ortaş 3

652-655

Chemical extracts of oilseed radish in resistance induction and Meloidogyne incognita control

Heriksen H. Puerari 1*, Cláudia R. Dias-Arieira 1, Jailson de O. Arieira 1, Adriano A. Silva 2, Simone M. Santana 1, Tiago R. Benetoli da Silva 1, Fabio Biela 1

656-660

Variation for seed phytosterols in a set of safflower cultivars

Álvaro Fernández-Cuesta, José M. Fernández-Martínez, Leonardo Velasco *

661-666

Mediterranean greenhouses: Energy flows in presence of the plants

Alvaro Marucci

667-674

Influence of nitrogen fertilizer rates and harvesting intervals on clonal tea green leaf fatty acid levels in the Lake Victoria basin of Kenya

P. Okinda Owuor 1*, Amos W. Okal 1, David M. Kamau 2, Solomon W. Msomba 3, Marie A. Uwimana 4, Samson M. Kamunya 2, Lawrence O. A. Mang’uro 1

675-678

Vineyard productivity and land inequality in rural Croatia

Anita Silvana Ilak Peršurić

679-683

Importance of the cereal seed grain provenance

Ladislav Bláha 1, Petr Konvalina 2*, Zdeněk Stehno 1, Martina Leskovcová 2

684-688

Allelopathic effects of cover crops on spring barley germination and establishment

Aušra Marcinkevičienė 1, 2, Zita Kriaučiūnienė 1*, Vaclovas Bogužas 2, Rimantas Velička 1, 2

689-695

Shoot cadmium concentration and accumulation of different canola (Brassica napus ssp. oleifera L.) genotypes under different zinc, nitrogen and sulfur treatments

Ayfer A. Torun 1*, Inci Tolay 2*, Zehra Aytac 3, Ozlem Yuksel 1, Pinar Yardim 1

696-701

Effects of salt stress on plasmalemma permeability, osmolyte accumulation and protective enzyme activities in oat plants

Baoping Zhao 1, Jinghui Liu 1, Junying Wu 1*, Huijun Liu 1, Hui-lian Xu 2

702-703

Effects of light and density on pod number spatial distribution across the main axis in soybean

Bing Liu 1, Chang-Shun Zhang 2, Xiao-Kun Wang 3, Xiao-Mei Zhou 1*, Xiao-xia Wang 1, Yue Wang 1, De-Ning Qu 4*

704-709

Antifungal activity of some plant extracts against phytopathogenic fungi

Burcu Yavuz 1, Umit Arslan 2*

710-716

Study on the purification and properties of glutamine synthetase from sugar beet (Beta vulgaris L.)

Cai F. Li 1*, Yi F. Zhang 1, 2, Song Yu 1, 2, Duo Y. Zhang 1, 3, Feng M. Ma 1

717-724

A non-parametric efficiency analysis of Boro and Aman rice production in selected areas of the Mymensingh district in Bangladesh

Farhana Nargis, Sang Ho Lee *

725-734

An investigation on the contribution of pesticide and fertilizer dealers in Kocaeli province concerning agricultural extension activities

Ehlinaz Torun

735-737

Land and agricultural productivity: Evidences from Albania

Etleva Muça (Dashi) 1*, Ana Kapaj 1, Fatmir Guri 2, Hektor Thoma 3, Anila Tanku 4, Ledia Thoma 1, Orkida Totojani 1

738-744

Somatic embryogenesis and histological observations of Dracocephalum argunense Fisch. ex Link

Fenglan Li 1, Lijuan Shi 1, Xianfeng Jiang 1, Yao Fu1, Hui Zhao 1, Bingxiu Zhang 1, Yanzhong Feng 2, Feifei Qin 3, Yunfei Gao 2, Hui-lian Xu 4, Baozhong Hu 1*

745-747

Comparison of germination and early seedling growth of silage maize (Zea maysL.) exposed to different NaCl levels

Mehmet Arslan 1*, Cengiz Erdurmuş 2, Sadık Çakmakçi 3

748-749

Correlations and path analysis of yield and some yield components in chickpea (Cicer arietinum L.)

Mehmet Aycicek 1*, G. Emel Babagil 2

750-753

Path analysis of yield and yield components of some common bean (Phaseolusvulgaris L.) genotypes under Bingol ecological conditions in Eastern Anatolia

Mehmet Aycicek

754-756

Yield and yield components of some common bean (Phaseolus vulgaris L.) local landraces and commercial varieties under Eastern Anatolia conditions

Mehmet Aycicek

757-763

The response of clone BBK 35 tea to nitrogen fertilizer rates and harvesting intervals in the lake Victoria basin of Kenya

P. Okinda Owuor 1*, David M. Kamau 2, Samson M. Kamunya 2, Erick O. Jondiko 1, Solomon W. Msomba 3, M. Ange Uwimana 4

764-768

The use of agricultural loan: An analysis of farmers’ bank selection decisions in Manisa, Turkey

Osman Murat Kocturk *, Mustafa Tepeci, Selim Duramaz, Ayhan Yatbaz

769-772

Modeling the relationship between the beef producer price and the oil prices in Turkey

Osman Orkan Ozer

773-776

Attractiveness and injury levels of adults by Diabrotica virgifera virgifera (Le Conte) on different host plant

Raluca Trusca *, Ioana Grozea, Ramona Stef

777-780

Transformation of Nicotiana tabacum with dehE gene

Yilmaz Kaya 1, 2, Sibel Yilmaz 2, Sevgi Marakli 2, Nermin Gozukirmizi 2, Fahrul Huyop 1

781-784

Genetic variability and heritability association with spike yield and related characters in durum wheat (Triticum durum (L.) Desf.)

Zekiye Budak Başçıftçi *, Gülcan Kınacı, Engin Kınacı

785-789

Determination of factors affecting sensitivity of two strawberry species to iron deficiency

Ayfer A. Torun 1*, Sedat Serce 2, Yildiz A. Kacar 3, Nazife Erdem 1, Halil Erdem 4, Belgin Bicen 3, Inci Tolay 5

790-794

Element content, botanical composition and nutritional characteristics of natural forage of Şanlıurfa, Turkey

Cenap Cevheri 1*, Çiğdem Küçük 1, Mehmet Avcı2, Vagif Atamov 3

795-799

The antibacterial activity of Anthemis chia L. flower against mastitis pathogens and antioxidant capacity of the various extracts

Okmen Gulten

800-803

The effects of sulphur fertilization on the yield of cotton (Gossypium hirsutum L.) grown in the Harran Plain

Ahmet Almaca 1*, Nesibe Devrim Almaca 2, Ayşe Gülgün Öktem 2

804-806

Evidence of cytoplasmic and epistatic effects in inheritance of grain protein content in durum wheat

Safia El-Bok *, Fethi Bnejdi , Mohamed El-Gazzah

807-812

Influence of zinc and mycorrhizal fungus Glomus intraradices on plant yield, nutrient concentrations and control of phytophtora blight of pepper

Zeliha Küçükyumuk 1*, Hülya Özgönen 2, İbrahim Erdal 1

813-816

Influence of bentazon on pigment contents of Anabaena species

Okmen Gulten *, Turkcan Onur

817-823

Effects of boron deficiency and excess on rootstock growth and root morphology in trifoliate orange seedlings

Rui-dong Wang, Gui-dong Liu, Lei-chao Liu, Cun-cang Jiang *

824-827

The effect of irrigation and nitrogen on mineral composition of peanut (Arachis hypogaea L.) leaves

Abdulkadir Sürücü 1*, Erkan Boydak 2, Ali Rıza Demirkıran 1, Sadık Yetim 3

828-833

The effect of direct and traditional seeding methods and different water levels on the water–yield relationship of drip irrigated corn

Ali Beyhan Uçak 1, Cafer Gençoğlan 2, Hasan Değirmenci 2

834-843

Activity and concentration of polyphenolic antioxidants and agronomic characteristics of selected cultivars and advanced apple lines from Quebec and British Columbia, Canada

Amélie Damm 1, Marie Thérèse Charles 2, Laurence Gondet 1, Claudine Dubé 2, Shahrokh Khanizadeh 2, 3*

844-848

Turkish fattening farms in the EU process

Coskun Serefoglu 1, Tecer Atsan 2

849-854

Influence of internal planning system differences on emissions of aerial pollutants in laying hen houses

Havva Eylem Polat

855-858

Analysis and evaluation of eight herbicides toxicity and sensitivity against two Trichogramma spp.

Hua-Qiang Xu, Ming Xue *, Hai-Peng Zhao, Xiao-Dan Ma, Yan-Yan Liu

859-862

Changes in distribution patterns of aggregate size distribution and mean weight diameter in a corn field under heavy traffic

Kenan Barik *, Ekrem L. Aksakal, Taskin Oztas

863-866

Leaching of different liming materials from acid soil and determination of liming period

Kenan Barik, Adil Aydın, Canan Kant Aydın

867-871

Rootstock effects on yield, fruit quality, rind and juice color of ‘Moro’ blood orange

Meral Incesu*, Berken Çimen, Turgut Yesiloglu, Bilge Yilmaz

872-878

Effects of mulching and fertilization on soil moisture and crop productivity of broomcorn millet in the dry farmland of Loess Plateau

Wang Su 1, Yan-Ping Zhang 1, Yang Qu 2, Xiao-Li Gao 1, Jian-Hua Liu 3, Bai-Li Feng 1*

879-882

Effects of drying on germination rate of pecan seeds

Zeynel Dalkılıç

883-886

Effects of intercropping on mineral content of pistachio in southeast of Turkey

Abdulkadir Surucu *, Ali Riza Demirkiran

887-891

Biochemical alterations in soybean seeds with harvesting time and storage temperature

Bruno Guilherme Torres Licursi Vieira *, Rafael Marani Barbosa, Sandra Helena Unêda Trevisoli, Antonio Orlando di Mauro, Roberval Daiton Vieira

892-896

A study on usable plants for annual winter pastures for goats

Cemil Tölü 1*, Hande Işıl Akbağ 1, İsmail Yaman Yurtman 1, Harun Baytekin 2, Türker Savaş 1

897-903

Integration the effects of different storage types on nutritional quality characteristics of some feedstuffs

Havva Eylem Polat

904-907

Application of Bordeaux mixture for Botrytis control in passion fruit (Passiflora ligularis Juss) cultivated under organic farming in the Andean region

J. Vega 1, B. Escobar 1, B. Velázquez-Martí 2*

908-914

Natural resistance of ten cabbage genotypes to cabbage moth (Mamestra brassicae [L.]) attack under field conditions

Marko Devetak, Tanja Bohinc, Stanislav Trdan *

915-923

Effects of sister line mixtures on grain yield and some quality parameters in wheat

Mustafa Yildirim 1 *, Mustafa Cakmak 2

924-930

Regulation of type II sodium-dependent phosphate transporters in caprine parotid gland, small intestine and kidney by dietary phosphorus and protein levels

Qiongxian Yan 1, 2, Shaoxun Tang 1a, Zhiliang Tan 1*, Xuefeng Han 1, Chuanshe Zhou 1, Jinhe Kang 1, Min Wang 1

931-936

Effects of sewage sludge and inorganic fertilizer treatments on yield and botanical composition of a sown-pasture established over a degraded pasture

Satı Uzun 1*, Yunus Serin 1, Oğuzhan Uzun 2, Mahmut Kaplan 1, Mustafa Başaran2

937-942

New discoveries of stone cell differentiation in fruitlets of ‘Yali’ pears (Pyrus bretschneideri Rehd.)

Shu-Gang Zhao 1*, Jian-Guang Zhang 2, Yue-Ping Zhao 3, Yu-Xing Zhang 2*

943-948

Effect of nitrogen fertilizer timing and source on some yield and quality parameters of durum wheat (Triticum durum)

Nesrin Orcen 1*, Muzaffer Tosun 1, Esref Irget 2

949-953

Effect of different levels of acid detergent fiber diets on growth performance, intestinal integrity and mucosal immunity of weaning rabbits

Quanhui Peng, Zhisheng Wang *

954-958

Effects of carbon nanoparticles application on the growth, physiological characteristics and nutrient accumulation in tobacco plants

Tai-bo Liang *, Qi-sheng Yin, Yan-ling Zhang, Bao-lin Wang, Wei-min Guo, Jian-wei Wang, Jian-ping Xie

959-963

Effects of nitrogen fertilization and supplemental irrigation on maize growth and nitrogen absorption in Loess Plateau of Northwest China

Xiukang Wang 1, 2, 3*, Zhanbin Li 1, 2, Yingying Xing 4

964-967

Effects of different selenium concentrations on invertase and nitrate reductase activities of flue-cured tobacco

Zicheng Xu 1, Shuang Zhao 1*, Jinghua Jiao 2, Huifang Shao 1, Wuxing Huang 1

968-971

Effect of new oregano oil premix on growth performance and slaughter performance of broiler chicken

Zhihui Hao *, Kefeng Xiao, Leilei Wang

972-978

Application of SEBAL for rice water consumption and productivity estimation through integrating remote sensing and census data in the Sanjiang plain, China

Jia Du 1,2*, Kaishan Song 1, Zongming Wang 1, Lin Li 3

979-985

Screening of reproductive endosymbionts indicates Wolbachia flourish alone across fig wasps (Hymenoptera: Chalcidoidea)

Lihua Niu 1, Ningxin Wang 1, Zi Li 2, Xiangliang Meng 1, Peiguang Li 1, Chao Xu 1, Sisi Jia 1, Dawei Huang 1, 2*

986-989

Point mutations in the viral genome-linked protein (VPg) of Potato virus Y probably correspond with ability to overcome resistance of tobacco

Marcin Przybys, Teresa Doroszewska, Apoloniusz Berbec

990-994

Nitrogen uptake, nitrogen partitioning and N-use efficiency of container-grown Holm oak (Quercus ilex L.) under different nitrogen levels and fertilizer sources

Anna Maria Stellacci 1, Giuseppe Cristiano 2, Pietro Rubino 2, Barbara De Lucia 2, Eugenio Cazzato 2*

995-1001

Grass-legume mixtures: An analysis of dry matter yield, chemical composition, and in vitro apparent dry matter digestibility

Mohammed Baba ¹, Ridzwan Abd Halim ¹*, Abd Razak Alimon 2, Abu Bakar Idris 3, Abdul Shukor Juraimi 1

1002-1004

Optimisation and risk analysis of greenhouse gas emissions depending on yield and nitrogen rates in rapeseed cultivation

Magdalena Borzęcka-Walker *, Antoni Faber, Rafał Pudełko, Zusanna Jarosz, Alina Syp, Jerzy Kozyra

1005-1008

Molecular cloning and sequence analysis of Meq gene of Marek’s disease virus

Danjun Zhang *, Yin Dai *, Ruihong Zhao, Xiaomiao Hu, Hongyan Hou, Xiaochen Pan, Xueli Zhou

1009-1014

Effect of cluster thinning on productivity indicators and wine quality of the indigenous red wine grapevine cultivar ‘Kallmet’ in Mjeda, Shkodër, in north-western part of Albania

Elisabeta Susaj 1*, Lush Susaj 2*, Fatmir Voci 2, Fran Brahimi 3, Bari Hodaj 2, Harallamb Paçe 4, Ylli Subashi 5, Bardhosh Ferraj 2

1015-1018

Influence of farming systems on production of greenhouse gas emissions within cultivation of selected crops

Jan Moudrý Jr.*, Zuzana Jelínková, Jan Moudrý, Bernas Jaroslav, Kopecký Marek, Konvalina Petr

1019-1025

Plant aquaporins for controlling crop nutrition transport under abiotic stress conditions for sustainable agriculture

Xiao-Ya Zheng 1, 2, 3, Zheng-Bin Zhang 1*, Hong-Bo Shao 2, 4*, Hong-Bin Zhao 1, Ping Xu 1, Ying-Fu Yang 3

1026-1028

Studies on quality of apomictic seeds and sexual seeds of walnut (Juglans regia L. cv ‘Lvling’)

Rui Du 1,4, Xuemei Zhang 2, 3, Ping Wang 2, Baoguo Li 2, 3, Yuhong Gu 1, 3*, Guohui Qi 2, 3, Yingchao Li 2, Lu Liu 1

1029-1034

Effects of feeding on tobacco plants preinfested by Bemisia tabaci Biotype B on activity of detoxification enzymes in Trialeurodes vaporariorum

Haiyan Hu 1, Ming Xue 1*, Mingjuan Bi 2, Xiao Zhang 1, Cheng Qu 1

1035-1038

The responses of rice growth and yield to water storage and control irrigation

Shurong Hao, Danping Ma, Ji Zheng, Xiang ping Guo *

1039-1042

Exogenous leptin advances the recovery of regressed ovary in fasted layers

Hui Chen 1**, Kang Bai 1**, Ke-qian Di 1, 2**, Lihua Li 1, Shuai Ge 1, Ren-lu Huang 1*

1043-1045

Comparing of individual feed, water intake and excretion of hens kept in intelligent hencoop under different photoperiods

Hui Chen 1*, Lihua Li 1*, Ke-qian Di 1, 2*, Kang Bai 1*, Shuai Ge 1, Ren-lu Huang 1**

1046-1052

Comparative study on drought tolerance of wheat and wheat-Aegilops biuncialis 6Ub addition lines

Hui Zhao 1, 3, 4, Wei Zhang 1, 2, Jing Wang 1, Furong Li 1, Fa Cui 1, 2, Jun Ji 1, 2, Daowen Wang 2, Junming Li 1, 2*

1053-1057

Study on farmer’s demand desire for agricultural machinery insurance in China

Ke Han 1*, Baofeng Chen 1*, Yingwei Li 2

1058-1062

Embryo rescue to obtain progeny from seedless grapes (Vitis vinifera L.) × wild Chinese Vitis species

Gui Rong Li, Gang Wang, Yue Jin Wang *

1063-1068

Characterization and assessment of seasonal variation of Citrus tristeza closterovirus (CTV) in citrus in Pakistan

Mazhar Abbas 1, 4, 5*, Muhammad Mumtaz Khan 1, 2, Sardar Muhammad Mughal 3, Pingsheng Ji 5

1069-1074

Effect of rates and fertigation strategies of nitrogen on the yield and nutrient contents of cabbage

Mostafa Nabawy Feleafel 1, 2*, Zohair Mahmoud Mirdad 1

1075-1078

Effect of calcium on antioxidant systems in seedling of Malus hupehensis Rehd. under salt stress

Chenshan Xu

1079-1084

Arginine metabolism profile in infection: Application in pathogenesis infections

Chenxing Fu 1, Ruilin Huang 2*, Jian-hua He 1*, Jinquan Wang 4, Jun Fang 1, 3*

1085-1087

Detection of Elsinoë fawcettii in planta through real-time PCR

Xin Hou, Feng Huang, Tian-Yuan Zhang, Hong-Ye Li *

1088-1092

Function of N-carbamylglutamate for swine nutrition metabolism

Xin Wu 1, Zheng Ruan 1*, Yong-qing Hou 2

1093-1096

Establishment of a sensitive indirect competitive ELISA standard curve based on the artificial antigen of clofencet

Xin-liang Zhao 1, 2, Long-yu Zhang 1, Zhi-kuan Li 1, Zheng Chen 1, Gai-sheng Zhang 1*, Qi-di Zhu 1

1097-1100

Effects of exogenous hydrogen sulphide on the seed germination of pumpkin under NaCl stress

Yongdong Sun*, Weirong Luo

1101-1107

Evaluation for salt stress tolerance of pepper genotypes to be used as rootstocks

Consuelo Penella 1, Sergio G. Nebauer 2, Salvador Lopéz-Galarza 2, Alberto SanBautista 2, Elisa Gorbe 3, Angeles Calatayud 1*

1108-1113

Open innovation in the Sanjiang Plain: A new paradigm for developing agriculture in China

Guotao Dong 1, 2, Shengtian Yang 1*, Juan Bai 1, Zhiwei Wang 1, Yichi Zhang 1

1114-1122

Dynamics of T-2 toxin synthesis on barley ears

Pavel Matušinsky *, Ivana Polišenská, Michaela Kadlíková, Ludvík Tvarůžek, Dagmar Spitzerová, Tomáš Spitzer

1123-1128

Agro-morphological differentiation between European hop (Humulus lupulus L.) cultivars in relation to their origin

Urszula Skomra 1*, Jan Bocianowski 2, Monika Agacka 1

1129-1133

Deoxynivalenol residues in edible tissue of infested pig

 Li Wu 1#, Wence Wang 2#, Ruilin Huang 1, Zhijie Cui 1, Liuqin He 1, Jie Yin 1, Jieling Duan 1, Tiejun Li *, Jinquan Wang 3*

1134-1136

Effect of storage methods on virulence variation of Xanthomonas oryzae pv. oryze

Yuan Fang 1, 2, Long Biao Guo 4, Bin Li 2*, Yan Li Wang 3, Zhong Jin Wang 5, Guo Chang Sun 1, 3*

1137-1142

Effects of ecological farming systems and five-year crop rotations on crop productivity and properties of haplic luvisol

Eugenija Bakšienė, Almantas Ražukas, Rita Asakaviciute, Audrius Kacergius, Zita Maknickiene, Danuta Romanovskaja, Jelena Titova, Liudmila Tripolskaja

1143-1147

Carrot seed size and progenies influence on seed physiological quality and plant productivity performance

Cibele C. Martins 1*, Norberto da Silva 2, Carla G. Machado 3

1148-1153

Aerobic rice response to irrigation regimes and fertilizer nitrogen rates

Krishna G. Mandal 1*, Dilip K. Kundu 2, Amod K. Thakur 1, K. Kannan 3, Pothula S. Brahmanand 1, Ashwani Kumar 1

1154-1159

The development of a new monoecious melon hybrid from andromonoecious plants and a quality of the obtained hybrid

Ping Zhang 1*, Yan-song Ao 2

1160-1165

The agriculture in Egypt during the medieval ages: A focus on Mamluk period

Wan Kamal Mujani 1 *, Wan Mohd Hirwani Wan Hussain 2, Noor Inayah Yaakub 3

1166-1170

Variation of attack degree of downy mildew (Plasmopara viticola) in five wine grape varieties, under conventional and organic control treatments

Claudiu Ioan Bunea 1*, Daniela Popescu 2, Andrea Bunea 1, Marin Ardelean 1

1171-1175

Evaluation of Rosmarinus officinalis essential oil in inducing resistance to Meloidogyne javanica and Pratylenchus brachyurus in soybean

Danielle Mattei 1, Claudia Regina Dias-Arieira 1*, Heriksen Higashi Puerari 2, Tais Santo Dadazio 1, Miria Roldi 1, Tiago Roque Benetoli da Silva 1

1176-1182

Chemical constituents of Haloxylon salicornicum plant from Cholistan Desert, Bahawalpur, Pakistan

Muhammad Aqeel Ashraf 1, 3*, Karamat Mahmood 2, Abdul Wajid 2, Ahmad Kaleem Qureshi 1, Mohamadreza Gharibreza 4

1183-1185

Preparation of hexaflumuron microcapsule by interfacial polymerization process

Kefeng Xiao*, Zhihui Hao, Leilei Wang

1186-1190

Exogenous sodium nitroprusside promotes high temperature tolerance in rice seedlings

Yong Zhu, Xiaoyan Sun, Xiaohai Tian, Huawen Zou *

1191-1194

Effect of irrigation water and nitrogen coupling on leaf area and dry matter yield of flue-cured tobacco: A lysimeter study

Xiaohou Shao 1, 2*, Binbin Jin 2, 3, Maomao Hou 1, 2, Jingnan Chen 1, 2, Yamin Zhai 1, 2, Youbo Yuan 4

1195-1200

Grafting suitability of Sicilian eggplant ecotypes onto Solanum torvum: Fruit composition, production and phenology

Leo Sabatino *, Eristanna Palazzolo, Fabio D’Anna

1201-1206

Effect of genotype and crop management systems on phenolic acid content in winter wheat grain

Janusz Czaban 1*, Alicja Sułek 2, Łukasz Pecio 3, Jerzy Żuchowski 3, Grażyna Podolska 2

1207-1215

Decision making on agro-biotechnology issues: An Islamic perspective

Latifah Amin 1*, Siti Fairuz Sujak 2, Abdul Latif Samian 3, Mohamad Sabri Haron 1, Mohd Nasran Mohamad 4

1216-1221

Identification of Phytophthora infestans from infected potato and tomato plants using molecular techniques

Wesam G. Shahrour 1*, Mohamad A. Shatnawi 1, Samih Abubaker 2, Zakaria Al-Ajlouni 3, Ahmad N. Shadaideh 2, Hanee M. Al-Dmoor 4, Khalaf Alhussaen 5

1222-1226

Effect of foliar application of nutrients and biostimulant on growth, phenology and yield attributes of pecan nut cv. ‘Western Schley’

Naira Ashraf *, Moieza Ashraf, Chet Singh Tomar

1227-1232

Effects of fertilization and precipitation on winter wheat yield and nitrogen use efficiency on the Loess Plateau

Xiaoyan He 1, Mingde Hao 2, 3*, Lei Chen 4, Wenjun Li 2, Xu Chen 1

1233-1238

Effect of molasses addition on in vitro rumen degradability and microbial protein synthesis of corn stover treated with sodium hydroxide and urea

Xiao Feng Xu 1, 2, Yu Jia Tian 1, Yong Qing Guo 1, Sheng Li Li 1*, Zhi Jun Cao 1

1239-1242

Analysis of milk production and average weight at birth calves depending on volume food and concentrate (2 outputs and 2 inputs)

Majlinda Belegu 1 *, Diana Shehu 2, Mariana Nikolla 2, Irma Qinami 2, Elona Karafili 3

1243-1247

Pineapple residues returning on chemical quality and aroma components of next-cropped pineapple fruits

Chuanhe Liu 1, 2*, Yan Liu 1,2, Chao Fan 1, 2, Shizi Kuang 1, 2

1248-1251

Permanent wilting point of soybean in Rhodic Ferralsols with and without biodegradable organic residue incorporation and physiological monitoring in relation to the behavior of moisture

Alexandre C. Salvestro 1*, Paulo Sergio Lourenço de Freitas 1, Roberto Rezende 1, Camila Viana Vieira 2, Elcio Friske 2, Gabriela Chierici 2, Juliano Guilherme Sapia 2, André Prechlak Barbosa 2

1252-1256

Photosynthetic performance of Triticum aestivum L. in response to water and nitrogen deficit

Rui-Xin Shao 1, Jian-Hui Chen 1, Feng Miao 1, Guang-Wei Zhao 1, 2, Qing-Hua Yang 1*

1257-1262

Growth and yield response of five “super” rice (Oryza sativa L.) cultivars to nitrogen fertilizer rates

Zhaowen Mo 1,2, Shenggang Pan 1,2, Bingshun Luo 1, Hua Tian 1,2, Meiyang Duan 1,2, Qingshan Lin 3, Yijun Jiang 4, Xiangru Tang 1,2*

1263-1266

Expert system based on improved quantitative for diagnosis and treatment of cucumber diseases

Hao-jie Wen, Ze-tian Fu, Ling-xian Zhang *, Xin-xing Li

1267-1270

Agronomic characteristics and physiological quality of bean seed produced in organic cropping system

Cláudio Y. Tsutsumi 1, Mackenzie J. de Carvalho 1, Lorena M. Noreto 1*, Vanessa D. Mattiello 1, Patricia Paro 1, Reinaldo P. Ricieri 2

1271-1276

A meta-regression analysis of agricultural total factor productivity in China

Dan Pan

1277-1280

Chain, control, and security of the agriculture industry

Yucheng He 1*, Qian Zhang 2, Guang Yang 2

1281-1285

Mapping smallholder irrigation schemes utilizing GIS technology for improving livelihoods among farmers in the North West Province, South Africa

Lobina Palamuleni, Sibongile S. Tekana, Oladimeji I. Oladele

1286-1290

Increasing the efficiency of the Albanian agricultural farms using the DEA model

Mariana Nikolla, Maksim Meco, Jonida Bou Dib (Lekocaj)*, Majlinda Belegu, Irma Qinami, Xhevaire Dulja, Edmond Kadiu

1291-1300

Genetic variation of nitrogen-use efficiency in Aegilops tauschii and amphidiploids

Xiaocun Zhang, Fanmei Kong, Fengbo Xue, Jinglan Zhao, Anfei Li, Lingrang Kong

1301-1304

Effect of bean plant density on architectural traits, yield and phenotypic relationships between these traits

Agim Canko *, Foto Kashta, Nikollaq Bardhi, Liri Miho, Isuf Kaziu

1305-1310

Emergy analysis of compound agricultural fruit production system in centural Loess Plateau

Li Zhu, Faqi Wu *, Honghong Wang

1311-1314

Identification and Distribution of ALS resistant Lolium rigidum populations in Saudi Arabia

Abdullah A. Al-Doss, Abdelhalim I. Ghazy *, Abd El-azeem K. Salem, Hussein M. Migdadi, Sulieman A. Al-Faifi

1315-1318

Problems and countermeasures of agricultural sustainable development in China

Yawei Wang 1, Ke Han 2

1319-1322

Hereditary divergence, linkages and performance comparison in case of various genotypes of mungbean (Vigna radiata L.)

Rao Wali Muhammad 1*, Munir Ahmad 1, Muhammad Imran Umar 2, Abdul Qayyum 2, Waqas Malik 2, Amir Hamza 1, Malik Yousaf 3, Jahangir Shah 3, Bashir Ahmad 3, Shahzad Bashir 2, Roshan Zada 6, Rana Zulfiqar Ali 4, Etrat Noor 2 , Shoaib Liaqat 5, Imtiaz Ahmed 5

1323-1327

Phenological growth and development stages of the native Patagonian fruit species Berberis buxifolia Lam.

Miriam E. Arena 1, Edgardo Giordani 2, Silvia Radice 3

1328-1335

Mitigation of the adverse effect of salinity through stimulation some secondary metabolites and antioxidant enzymes of methanolic extract of maize cultivars by exogenous ascorbic acid

Zeinab A. Salama 1*, Mohamed M. El Fouly 2, Alaa A. Gaafar 1

1336-1340

Prediction of anthracnose (Colletotrichum gloeosporioides Penz.) on mango (Mangifera indica L.) in Soconusco, Chiapas 

José Nelson Pérez-Quintanilla 1, Erika Patricia Pinson-Rincón 1, Victor Manuel Díaz-Vicente 1, Dagoberto Guillén-Sánchez 2, Carlos Conrado Garibay-Gálvez 1, Marco Antonio Martínez-Guerrero 3, Ricardo Hernández-Pérez 4

1341-1347

Water use of chickpea (Cicer arietinum L.): Response to genotype and phosphorus fertilizer rates in winter and summer sowings

John B. O. Ogola 1*, Thendo Madzivhandila 1, Jude J. O. Odhiambo 2

1348-1351

Effects of anhydrous ammonia treatment and Saccharomyces cerevisiae supplementation on the neutral detergent fiber degradability and crude nutrient digestibility of wheat straw in sheep

Muazzez Polat *, Hülya Özelçam, Yılmaz Şayan, Gülşah Yeğenoğlu Baykal

1352-1357

Effect of dietary supplementation with Anacardium occidentale on growth performance and immune and visceral organ weights in replacement laying pullets

Yordan Martínez Aguilar 1, 2, Orlando Martínez Yero 2, Gang Liu 1*, Wenkai Ren 1, Roman Rodríguez Bertot 2, Yidix Fonseca Jiménez 2, Carlos Olmo González 2, Maidelys Isert del Toro 2, Roisbel Aroche Ginarte 2, Manuel Valdivié Navarro 3, Charles Martin Nyachoti 4

1358-1363

Effect of drought stress on yield, chlorophyll contents and photosynthesis in tartary buckwheat (Fagopyrum tataricum)

Da-Bing Xiang, Lian-Xin Peng, Jiang-Lin Zhao, Liang Zou, Gang Zhao, Chao Song

1364-1368

Interactive effects of cadmium and salinity stresses on growth and cadmium, sodium and potassium accumulation in two hybrid maize varieties

Selim Eker 1*, Hatun Barut 2

1369-1371

Studies on the adult’s winter hardiness of Galerucella birmanica Jacoby (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae)

Fushan Zheng *, Hongxia Dong, Ying Lv, Mingjuan Bi, Tiantian Chen

1372-1374

Yield response of bolted spider plant (Cleome gynandra) to deflowering and application of nitrogen top dressing

Sydney Mavengahama

1375-1380

Effects of straw mulch on the growth and yield of drip irrigated cotton in north Xinjiang

Jinzhu Zhang, Zhenhua Wang *

1381-1385

The effects of organic and inorganic fertilizers on some growth parameters of hybrid corn cultivars (Zea mays L. indentata S.)

Muhammet Karasahin

1386-1394

Evaluation and selection of barley genotypes under optimum salt stress condition using tissue culture techniques and SDS-PAGE gel electrophoresis

Ehab Mohamed Rabei Metwali 1, 2*, Michael Paul Fuller 3, Salah Mohamed Hassan Gowayed 1, 2, Omar Abdel-Hakeim Almaghrabi1, Yahia Yosef  Mosleh 1, 4

1395-1403

Resistance in wild emmer wheat (Triticum dicoccoides) from the fertile crescent to yellow rust in China

Yan Liang 1, 2, Zhenyu Zhang 3, Yunliang Peng 3, Eviatar Nevo 4, Junhua Peng 1, 2, 5*

1404-1408

Leafspot disease of taro cocoyam (Colocasia esculenta (L.) Schott) caused by Botryodiplodia theobromae and in-vitro control with some agrochemicals

E. M. Ilondu

1409-1413

Toxicity of selected insecticides for onion maggot Delia antiqua (Meigen) adult and their bait-allure efficacy in the fields

Fangyuan Zhou, Zheng Wang, Xue Ming*, Haipeng Zhao, Huaqiang Xu

1414-1419

Effects of rain catching and controlled irrigation models on pest and loss of nitrogen and phosphorus under different weeding methods

Xiang Ping Guo 1, Jacob Jeremiah Towa 1, 2*, Richwell M. Mwiya 3, Chen Sheng 1

1420-1423

Fate of water and N nutrient in tobacco field under different water-nitrogen coupling treatments

Xiao-hou Shao 1, 2*, Jing-nan Chen 2, 3, Mao-mao Hou 2, 3, Yao-fu Wang 1, You-bo Yuan 4, Fu-zhang Ding 4

1424-1427

The in vitro rooting performance of pear rootstock ‘OHxF 333’ in different rooting procedures

Umran Erturk

1428-1433

Design and simulation of full hydraulic vibration system for separation of processing tomato fruits and vines

Rongqing Liang 1, Za Kan 1*, Jinling Cong 2, Chengsong Li 1, Lihong Wang 1, Yulei Feng 1

1434-1436

Grain and food quality traits in some aromatic long and short grain rice varieties of India

Hatanath Subudhi *, Jitendriya Meher, Onkar Nath Singh, Sri Gopal Sharma, Sanjukta Das

1437-1440

Determination of antioxidative enzyme activities in callus culture of the salt-tolerant and salt-sensitive watermelon (Citrullus lanatus (Thunb.) Mansf.) genotypes under salt stress

Fikret Yasar 1*, Ozlem Uzal 1, Ozlem Yasar 2

1441-1443

The effects of sowing density and sowing pattern on yield, yield components and some agronomic characteristics of corn (Zea mays L.) H.S.C. 704 cultivar

Ali Reza Saberi 1*, Sayyed Afshin Mosavat 1, Siti Aishah Hassan 2, Zeinab Barati 2

1444-1447

Effects of acetochlor and fluoroglycofen on growth of grape shoot

Wei Tan 1, 2, Ting Liang 1, Qing-liang Li 2, Yuan-peng Du 1, Heng Zhai 1*

1448-1453

Effect of long-term fertilization on wheat productivity and soil properties in the Northern Loess Plateau, China

 Wenjun Li 1, Mingde Hao 1*, 2, Xiaoyan He 2

1454-1459

Inheritance of the ratio of soluble solids and titratable acidity in berries of hybrids among Vitis species

Wei Tan, Xiao-ping Tang*, Xiao-mei Li, Zhi-gang Dong, Xiao-he Ma, Qi-feng Zhao, Min Wang

1460-1462

Allelopathic potential of Parthenium hysterophorus L. extracts on seed germination and seedling growth of two crops 

Gang Hu 1, 2, Zhonghua Zhang 1, 2, Baoqing Hu 2*

1463-1466

Nitrogen top dressing application and growing season of crambe cultivated on two crop year

Tiago Roque Benetoli da Silva 1*, Aline Cristina de Souza Reis 3, Antonio Nolla 1, Claudia Regina Dias Arieira 1, Carolina Amaral Tavares da Silva 2, Beatriz Tomé Gouveia 3, Ana Cláudia Mascarello 3, Tainara Vanessa Carraro 3, Jailson de Oliveira Arieira 1

1467-1472

Experimental study of ammonia volatilization from applied nitrogen in soda saline - Alkali soil

Hui Li, Mei Hong *, Dilong Zhang, Jiansen Lei, Haitao Zhang

1473-1478

Morphometric parameters of the Aksu watershed: An analysis of hydrologic processes 

Ayten Erol

1479-1484

Salinity effect on vegetative growth and chlorophyll contents of six dominant weed species in Malaysian coastal rice field 

Md. Abdul Hakim 1, 2, Abdul Shukor Juraimi 3*, Mohamed Hanafi Musa1, Mohd Razi Ismail 3, Ahmad Selamat 3

1485-1491

Prediction and evaluation of biomass obtained from citrus trees pruning

B. Velázquez-Martí 1, E. Fernández-González 1, I. López-Cortés 2, A.J. Callejón-Ferre 3*

1492-1497

Effect of litter decomposition on soil polarization in three typical planted pure shrub forests in the southern fringe of Mu Us Desert, China

Cai-Hong Mi 1, Zeng-Wen Liu 1, 2*, Qian Li 3, Bo-Chao Zhu 1, Yuan-Hao Bing 3

1498-1502

The influence of trinexapac-ethyl on growth and quality of Bermuda grass (Cynodon dactylon cv. Satiri) 

Nur Adila Binti Rosidi 1, Abdul Shukor Juraimi 1*, Md. Kamal Uddin 2, Md. Amirul Alam 1

1503-1506

Low permeability of subsurface soil restricts the leaching of soluble salts of hard saline-sodic soils in the Songnen plain in Northeast China

Chunming Chi 1, Zhichun Wang 2*

1507-1512

Treatment of landfill leachate using Zea mays and Triticum sp. on antropogenic soils 

Igor Cretescu 1, Corneliu Pohontu 1, Catalina Iticescu 2, Maria Cioroi 2, Ramona Carla Ciocinta 3, Daniel Bucur 1, 3*

1513-1520

Effect of different winter cover crops on carbon dioxide emission and soil organic carbon content in paddy field of double cropping rice area in Southern China

Haiming Tang, Xiaoping Xiao*, Wenguang Tang, Guangli Yang, Lijun Guo

1521-1525

Cost-effective production of Arthrospira (Spirulina) platensis 

İlknur Ak *, Merve Oğuz, Koray Benas, Tolga Göksan

1526-1530

Biomass allocation pattern and allometric model of Populus davidiana and Pinus tabulaeformis Carr in warm temperate zone of China

Ning Wang 1,2, Baitian Wang 1*, Ruijun Wang 1, Xiaoyang Cao 1, Wenjing Wang 1, Lu Chi 1

1531-1533

Integrating wetland management into sustainability of future metropolitan water resources management

Shih-Chung Lu, Szu-Hsien Peng

1534-1536

Cultural meaning of flowing water textures in Japanese gardens

Szu-Hsien Peng

1537-1541

Irrigation water infiltration and water use efficiency of winter wheat under interval-farmland irrigation mode

Chengyu Wang 1, Mingrong He 2*, Hongwen Men 2, Yuhua Shi 2

1542-1545

The effects of clove oil on adult males and females of rainbow trouts (Oncorhynchus mykiss) and brown trouts (Salmo trutta fario)

Volkan Kizak 1*, Yusuf Guner 2, Murathan Kayim 1, Erkan Can 1

1546-1549

The development of a one-parameter model for the soil-water characteristic curve in the loess gully region

Xiaoyu Song 1*, Mingda Yan 1, Huaiyou Li 2

1550-1557

RFID-based CO2 emissions allocation in the third-party logistics industry 

Yong-Shin Kang 1, Sekyoung Youm 2, Yong-Han Lee 3, Jongtae Rhee 3*

1558-1561

The development of ecology-oriented water resources optimal allocation model in Chanba river basin

Xiaoyu Song *, Lu Xia, Mingda Ya

1562-1567

Differences in regional eco-security between China and the DPR Korea based on a study of land use/cover change in the past 30 years

Deying Liu 1, Hongyan Zhang 1*, Qiang Zhang 2, Guanglei Hou 3, Xiaoyi Guo 1

1568-1573

The soil water balance characteristics of runoff plot forestlands in Nanxiaohegou basin

Xiaoyu Song 1*, Lu Xia 1, Huaiyou Li 2

1574-1577

Impact of the IT capability on green innovation: Evidence from the manufacturing industry 

Kexin Bi 1, 2, Hui-zi Ma 1*

1578-1583

Economic evaluation of the ecological agriculture in Romania: Study case of wheat and corn 

Felix Horaţiu Arion*, Iulia Cristina Mureşan

1584-1591

Human emotional and psycho-physiological responses to plant color stimuli

Mohamed EL Sadek 1*, 2, Sato Sayaka 1, Eijiro Fujii 1, Eid Koriesh 2, Eman Moghazy 2, Yehia Abd El Fatah 2

1592-1595

A strain decolourizing Reactive Red X-3B and its performance study

Wenwei Tang 1*, Jiemin Gong 1, Min Zhang  2, Chang Li 2, Xinping Zeng 2

1596-1599

Oxidative characteristic and process about wet air oxidation on phenolic ether and alcohol ether

Wenwei Tang 1*, Lujun Wu 1, Xinping Zeng 2

1600-1605

Comparative studies on muscle cellularity and flesh quality of two mandarin fish species, Siniperca chuatsi and Siniperca scherzeri

Wuying Chu 1, Wenqian Li 2, Lin Chen 1, Kaizhuo Wang 1, Lusha Liu 1, Xiangjun Leng 2, Jianshe Zhang 1*

1606-1610

Spatial distribution and ecological risk assessment of heavy metals in soils of the Hun River Alluvial-plain Fan in Shenyang, Liaoning, China

Tianye Wang 1, Fengjun Zhang 1*, Huaiyuan Wang 2, Zhaoying Liu 1, Shuang Zhong 1

1611-1615

Effect of Zn(II) on the biochemical properties of aerobic granules

Xiaoying Zheng *, Xi Huang, Wei Chen, Xingnan Wang, Yujie He, Yanke Wu, Wenjuan Mao

1616-1620

Understory plant community as environmental indicators: Comparing eucalypt plantations with an indigenous forest stand

Yan-Qiu Hu 1, Zhi-Yao Su 1*, Xian-Dong Ke 1, Yong-Mei Xiong 2

1621-1625

Effects of air pollution on public health in China: A health production function approach

Zhigang Chen 1*, Qing Wang 2, Yi Chen 1

1626-1630

Error modeling and sensitivity analysis of machine tools based on multi-body theory

Xiaofeng Wang 1, 2, Jinwei Fan 1, 2*, Yun Li 1, 2

1631-1634

A GIS procedure for automatically calculating CSLE Equation LS factor in the Loess Plateau of China

Hongming Zhang 1, Zhihong Yao 2, Meili Wang 1*, Qinke Yang 2*, Shuqin Li 1*

1635-1641

Ultraviolet radiation effect on photosynthetic pigments, biochemical attributes, antioxidant enzyme activity and hormonal contents of wheat

Shah Fahad 1, Yutiao Chen 1, Shah Saud 2, Kai Wang 1, Dongliang Xiong 1, Chang Chen 1, Chao Wu 1, Farooq Shah 1, Lixiao Nie 1, Jianliang Huang 1*

1642-1647

Differential gene expression in Primula under heat stress conditions

Weijuan Hu $, Lu Zhang $, Huitang Pan, Yike Gao, Qixiang Zhang *

1648-1652

Dynamic characteristics of Wuhan urban green land based on landscape connectivity

Pujiang Huang 1, Yanfang Liu 1, 2*, Jing Qian 1, Chang Liu 3

1653-1658

Effects of dietary fiber on growth performance, enzyme activities, microflora and digesta physicochemical characteristics of Lionhead geese

H. Q. Zhang 1, 2, H. Ye 1, W. C. Wang 1, Z. M. Dong 1, L. Jin 1, L. Yang 1*

1659-1663

Floristic composition of weed community in selected vegetable fields in Selangor, Malaysia

Ketaran Bunga Raya 1, Siti Hajar Ahmed 1*, Abdul Shukor Juraimi 1, Rosenani Abu Bakar 2, Md Kamal Uddin 3

1664-1669

Integrated weed management in cotton cultivated in the alternate-furrow planting system

Hakoomat Ali, Shoukat A. Abid, Shakeel Ahmad, Naeem Sarwar, Memoona Arooj, Athar Mahmood *, Ahmad N. Shahzad

1670-1676

Evaluation of mixtures of blue lupine (Lupinus angustifolius L.) with spring cereals grown for seeds in organic farming system

Jerzy Księżak, Mariola Staniak

1677-1681

PEG priming decreases the thermodormancy of lettuce seed germination and invokes the tolerance of post-priming established lettuce seedlings to heat stress

Run Hua Zhang 1, Guo Lin Zhou 1*, Zhi Guo Li 2, Bin Cai Wang 2, Ai Hua Wang 1, Xing Xue Huang 1, Fang Yao 1, Chu Fa Lin 1

1682-1686

Technical and economic efficiency in cotton production in the Aegean region, Turkey

Sule Isin *, Ferruh Isin, Ayse Uzmay

1687-1691

Seasonal changes of some plant nutrients under deficit irrigation programs of ‘Braeburn’ apple variety

Zeliha Küçükyumuk 1*, Cenk Küçükyumuk 2, İbrahim Erdal 1

1692-1696

Rural waterfronts, green areas and natural landscape at the Danube 

Dragoş Horia Buhociu 1*, Adrian Turek Rahoveanu 2, Tiberiu Constantin Florescu 1, Cerasella Craciun 1, Andreea Popa 1

1697-1702

Longleaf pine (Pinus palustris Mill.) regeneration and growth under single-tree selection in southeastern United States

Qiuju Guo, Dexiang Wang *

1703-1706

Contribution of irrigation for reducing the damage from drought in the area of the Danube region in Serbia

Svetlana Potkonjak *, Tihomir Zoranović, Ksenija Mačkić, Branislav Vlahović, Marko Bajčetić

1707-1714

GIS-based data analysis from multiple soil investigations for urban land-use planning: Esenler district, Istanbul (Turkey)

T. Fikret Kurnaz *, Sefik Ramazanoglu, Can Karavul

1715-1720

Super-absorbent polymer improves gangue matrix: Effects on the growth and photosynthetic characteristics of Trifolium repens L.

Zhifeng Zhao 1, Dongmei Wang 1*, Tingning Zhao 1, Yan Zhang 2

1721-1725

An assessment of biomass production potential in Poland and impacts on food security

Alina Syp, Antoni Faber, Magdalena Borzęcka-Walker

1726-1729

Risk prediction of water salinization after reservoir subdivision: A case study of Beidagang Reservoir, China

Liqin Zhu 1, 2*, Cuiling Jiang 2, Youheng Wang 2, Yanmei Peng 2, Peng Zhang 2

1730-1734

Impacts of cadmium stress on soil microbial and enzyme activities under laboratory conditions

Xiang-hua Xu 1, 2*, Cui-ying Liu 1, Ren-ying Li 1, Xiao-rong Wang 3

1735-1738

Runoff and sediment responses to rainfall intensity in different vegetation restoration stages on the Loess Plateau of China

J. Xu 1, P. L. Liu 1, N. N. Zhang 1, L. F. Chen 2

1739-1745

Stability analysis and reinforcement scheme of a deformation rock mass for Xigu hydropower station based on NMM

Zhenzhong Shen 1, 2, Jing Wang 2 *, Lei Yang 2, Lei Zheng 2

1746-1751

Evaluation of urban system development based on emergy indices and mathematical models

Zhao Ji 1, Meichen Fu 1*, Jin Tao 2, Jianjun Zhang 1

1752-1759

Mobbing on forest products industry in Turkey 

İlker Akyüz 1, Ali Köksal 2, Bahadır Çağrı Bayram 3, Yasin Balaban 1*

1760-1762

Factors influencing the distribution of plant communities in a subtropical karst forest in Maolan Nature Reserve, southwest China 

Gang Hu 1, 2, Zhonghua Zhang 1, 2*

1763-1767

Frequency analysis of annual maximum rainfall series using L-moment methods on Yesilirmak Basin in Turkey 

Alper Serdar Anli

1768-1770

Evaluation of service quality of leisure agriculture parks based on factor analysis and fuzzy set

Jiangping Wang*, Yichuan Zhang

1771-1775

Regional and at-site quantile estimation using index-storm technique for annual precipitation over semi-arid Konya Closed Basin in Central Anatolian Region

Alper Serdar Anli

1776-1778

Applying data mining technique in the monitoring and prevention of public nuisance 

Chang-Hsien Hsu 1, Chun-Ming Yang 2*

1779-1783

Spatial and temporal variations of soil total phosphorus under different land use type in Wan’an watershed, China

Zhichao Chen 1, Xiaolin Yang 2*, Changhua Liu 1, Dianpeng Zhang 3

1784-1790

Evolution and coordination evaluation on China’s population urbanization and land urbanization 1991-2011

Ning Zhou 1*, Jinmin Hao 1*, Muhabaiti Pareti 2, Li Yang 3, 4

1791-1793

Ecological and economical advantages of solar water heating systems used by forest villagers in Gumushane, Turkey

Günay Çakir

1794-1799

Social learning in management of forest ecosystems: Amasra case study

Birsen Durkaya*, Ali Durkaya, Sinan Kaptan, Şükrü Uzun

1800-1803

Development of an immunoassay for determination of fluoroquinolones pollutant in environmental water samples 

Hai-tang Zhang 1, Jin-qing Jiang 1*, Zi-liang Wang 1*, Fang-ming Wang 2, Qing-Li Liu 3

1804-1813

The effect of courtyard designs on young people, which have been made according to different functional preferences: Bartın university (Turkey)

Banu Beckı 1*, Gaye Taskan 1, Çiğdem Bogenç 2

1814-1819

Seedling survival and growth under uneven-aged selection silviculture in longleaf pine (Pinus palustris Mill.) ecosystem

Qiuju Guo, Dexiang Wang*

1820-1827

A study on income distribution and poverty analysis in Turkey: Example of Hatay province

Arif Semerci 1*, Erdal Dağıstan 1, Yalçın Yılmaz 2, Nuran Tapkı 1

1828-1832

Growth and visual quality of weeping fig in relation to shading conditions 

Domenica Scuderi, Francesco Giuffrida *, Cherubino Leonardi

1833-1838

Winter precipitations in reclamation of saline-alkaline soils of arid and semi-arid regions

Mehmet Sahin *, Ahmet Melih Yılmaz, Sinan Süheri

1839-1841

Characterization of Sida hermaphrodita as a feedstock for anaerobic digestion process

Marta Oleszek 1*, Mariusz Matyka 2, Justyna Lalak 1, Jerzy Tys 1, Ewelina Paprota 1

1842-1845

Soil organic carbon changes in Chinese mollisols under different fertilizations: Validation and prediction

Chong-sheng Gao, Xiao-zeng Han *

1846-1852

Pedestrian oriented streets as indispensable places in urban life: A case study in Izmir City (Turkey)

Hatice Sonmez Turel, Emine Malkoc True

1853-1857

Assessment of some morphometric changes in pikeperch (Sander lucioperca) spermatozoa, due to dilution and UV-irradiation of the milt 

Adrian Grozea *, Ada Cean, Violeta-Nicoleta Igna, Ioan Banatean-Dunea, Ludovic-Toma Cziszter

1858-1862

The characteristics of the greenhouses for the conservation of forest biodiversity in Mediterranean environment 

Alvaro Marucci *, Andrea Cappuccini

1863-1866

Design and development of the crop video retrieval system 

Bei Xiong 1, Haojie Wen 1, Xue Liu 1, Xinxing Li 1, Zetian Fu1, Lingxian Zhang 1, 2 *

1867-1870

Study of energy transfer model in food webs of ecosystem

De-ning Qu 1, Ming-hua Xie 2, Xiao-mei Zhou 3, Bing Liu 3*

1871-1877

Java based expert system for selection of natural fibre composite materials

Basheer A. Ahmed Ali 1, S. M. Sapuan 1, 2, 3*, Edi Syams Zainudin 2, 3, Mohamed Othman 4

1878-1881

Performance evaluation of a safe drinking water project in rural China from the perspective of farmers

Dan Chen 1, 2, Mark Yaolin Wang 2, Zhaohui Luo 3*, Michael Webber 2, Jing Chen 1

1882-1890

Policy-guided nationwide ecological recovery: Assessment of the Grain-to-Green Program of China

Fazhu Zhao, Xinhui Han, Gaihe Yang *, Yongzhong Feng, Guangxin Ren

1891-1893

Providing by innovation to Turkish forest policy and sustainable forest ecosystem through Mediterranean Model Forest Network: A case study in Yalova

Günay Çakir 1, Mehmet Özdemır 2

1894-1898

The relationship between available boron content in soil and the boron content of fluecured tobacco in Enshi tobacco-growing areas

Haitao Wang 1, 2, Zicheng Xu 1 *, Huifang Shao 1, Shuang Zhao 1

1899-1904

Suitability of monitored natural attenuation in a petroleum contaminated shallow aquifer

Hang Lv, Guangyu Lin, Xiaosi Su*, Mingyao Liu, Yuling Zhang

1905-1911

Seismic safety analysis and evaluation of earth-rock dam

Lei Gan 1, 2, Zhenzhong Shen 1, 2*, Liqun Xu 1, 2, Yantao Jiao 1, 2

1912-1915

Composition of soil exchangeable base cations as affected by conservation tillage

Lei Liang *, Sisi Tian, Fengyuan Wang, Jianli Zhang

1916-1919

Influences of sodium polyacrylate on the water retention of soil and growth of fruit tree

Linlin Yang 1, 2, 3, Yuguo Han 4*, Peiling Yang 5, Aiwang Duan 2, Chengzhi Wang 6

1920-1925

Carbon and nitrogen balances in soil under SRC willow using the DNDC model

Magdalena Borzęcka-Walker 1*, Robert Borek 1, Antoni Faber 1, Rafał Pudełko 1, Jerzy Kozyra 1, Alina Syp 1, Mariusz Matyka 2

1926-1929

A dam safety evaluation method based on D-S theory and BP neural network 

Bo Chen 1, 2, Bo Xu 2

1930-1932

The study of farmers’ characteristics affecting the using behaviours of Chinese pesticides - The case of 500 scattered farmers of Jiangsu and Zhejiang province

Tong Xia 1, Shenrong Gao 2*

1933-1938

Analysis of land use dynamics and landscape pattern change in the Huai river basin, China

Ziqiang Xing 1*, Xiaoliang Shi 1, 2, Denghua Yan 1, Weihua Xiao 1

1939-1943

Study on optimal irrigation quota of winter wheat for water-saving and salinity control in coastal saline-alkali soil

Xin-yu Mao 1, 2, Xiao-hou Shao 1, 2*, Wei Li 3, Ting-ting Chang 1, 2, Jie Zhang 1, 2, Zhan-yu Zhang 2

1944-1953

Monitoring dynamic changes and process in eco-environment by applying hydrogen and oxygen isotopes: A review

Ying Li 1, 2, Ninghu Su 2, Wanzhong Wang 1, 3*, Hongbo Shao 4*

1954-1959

Effect and mechanism of stirring on cyanobacteria anaerobic fermentation for biogas production

Yaqin Yu  1, 2, Xiwu Lu 1*

1960-1963

Experimental study on optimal depth for burying soil moisture sensors for guiding tomato irrigation

Yuguo Han 1*, Bo Li 2, Qinghua Kong 3, Yunqi Wang 1

1964-1968

Vibration signal analysis of coal-gangue based on Hilbert marginal spectrum in clean coal technology

Wei Liu 1*, Kai He 1, Rulin Wang 2

1969-1974

Ultrasound-assisted extraction of polysaccharides from the fruiting bodies of Tricholoma matsutake using response surface methodology

Qinghong You 1, 2, 3, 4, Xiulian Yin 1, 3, 4*, Yuping Zhao 1

1975-1981

A negative binomial modeling of cocoa farmers’ perception on climate change and reported sick times in South Western Nigeria

Abayomi Samuel Oyekale

1982-1985

Enzyme activities of saline-sodic soils under different vegetation types in the Songnen Plain, Northeast China

Yunhe Wang 1, 2, Zhichun Wang 1, 3*, Zhongming Han 4, Zhengwei Liang 1, 3, Fan Yang 1, 3, Fenghua An 1, 3

1986-1993

Effect of climate change adaptation options on monthly food shortages among smallholder farmers in West Africa

Abayomi Samuel Oyekale

1994-1999

Numerical investigation of pressure fluctuation induced by rotor-stator interaction in a mixed-flow pump

Desheng Zhang *, Guangjian Zhang, Yan Xu, Weidong Shi, Jie Yao, Pingping Zou

2000-2004

Effects on the performance and flow field of the axial flow pump hydraulic components with Fluid-Solid Interaction

Desheng Zhang 1, Yan Xu 1, Yang Liu 2, Yanlei Guo 1, Peipei Shao 1, Weidong Shi 1

2005-2008

Influence of arbuscular mycorrhizae (AM) colonization on plant growth: Plantago lanceolata L. case study

Otilia Cotuna, Veronica Sărăţeanu *, Carmen C. Durău *

2009-2014

Effects of amendments on the availability of Cd in contaminated paddy soil: A three-year field experiment

Zhong-Xiu Rao 1, 2, Dao-You Huang 1, Qi-Hong Zhu 1*, Shou-Long Liu 1, Zun-Chang Luo 3, Xiao-Ling Cao 1, Xue-Fei Ren 1, 2, Ji-Yu Wang 1, Shuai Wang 1, 2

2015-2020

The effect of household satisfaction on municipal household solid waste collection in Harbin, China: An application of structural equation modeling

Zhujie Chu 1, 2*, Yan Song 1, 2

2021-2025

Responsibility of demand in the market to sustainable development: How consumers evaluate wastewater services, nature protection and their contribution to it

Dacinia-Crina Petrescu 1*, Ilie Covrig 2*

2026-2030

Legal and practical approaches of soil quality in sustainable agriculture: Soil attributes under application of some organic farming amendments

Ruxandra Malina Petrescu-Mag 1, Ilie Covrig 2*, Ioan Gheorghe Oroian 2*, Dacinia Crina Petrescu 1

2031-2035

Biomass supply for co-firing in main-network power stations in Poland

Andrzej Stanisław Zaliwski 1*, Antoni Faber 1, Rafał Pudełko 1, Markus Biberacher 2, Sabine Gadocha 2, Magdalena Borzęcka-Walker 1

2036-2039

The effects of hedgerows block on hydrodynamic parameters and transporting sediments capacity of shallow gully flow

Chunqing Zhao 1, Chongfa Cai 2*, Shuwen Ding 2, Shufang Ding 1

2040-2043

Research on computation method of spatial distribution of confluence of water yield by rainfall of the plain drainage area that takes into consideration of dynamic rainwater-collection area, flow throughput of river channel and polygonal features of the river network

Jin Luo 1, 2

2044-2049

Characterisation of CDX2 in grass carp (Ctenopharyngodon idella) and its regulation by diets

Zhen Liu, Yi Zhou, Lin Zhou, Shuangqing Lu *, Qiong Zhao, Wuying Chu, Guang Hao, Jianshe Zhang

2050-2053

Emission saving opportunities for corn cultivation for ethanol in Poland

Ewa Krasuska*, Antoni Faber, Rafał Pudełko, Zuzanna Jarosz, Magdalena Borzęcka-Walker, Jerzy Kozyra, Alina Syp

2054-2058

Principle of leakage detection for landfills with double geomembrane liners

Shaopeng Guan 1, 2*, Yuling Wang 1, 2, Changxin Nai 3, Wenyan Sun 1, 2

2059-2064

Land use/cover changes and landscape fragmentation analysis in the Three Gorges Reservoir Area 

Li Peng 1, Zhixiang Zhou 1*, Pengcheng Wang 1, Changguang Wu 1, Wenfa Xiao 2*

2065-2070

Flatid plant hopper (Metcalfa pruinosa Say) a new dangerous insect pest of ornamental and agricultural plants in Romania

Gogan Alina 1, Ioana Grozea 1*, Ana Maria Virteiu 1, Narcis Baghina 2

2071-2076

Carbon and nitrogen storage and loss as affected by grassland degradation in Inner Mongolia, China

Hongmei 1, Guogang Zhang 2, 3, Xingan 1, Li Ranlong 1, Guodong Han 1*

2077-2079

Legal implications of compulsory rainwater harvesting in Malaysia

Suhaimi Ab Rahman 1*, Mohd. Shahwahid Haji Othman 2, Rasyikah Md Khalid 3, Farah Mohd Shawahid 4

2080-2086

Mechanical properties and engineering measures of high liquid limit soil

Tao Cheng 1, 2*, Bao-ning Hong 1, 2, Shun-qing Liu 1, 2, Jun-jie Zhu 1, 2

2087-2090

Changes of soil water content due to long-term application of chemical fertilisers and organic manure in a Mollisol in China

Wenxiu Zou, Xiaozeng Han*, Chunbao Yang, Hengjiang

2091-2093

Competencies on agricultural tasks among graduating diploma students

Gwendoline Na-ah Nyambi, Oladimeji Idowu Oladele, Karabo Mabe

2094-2099

Characteristics of organic carbon and its relationship with nutrients in soils derived  from different parent rocks in a Pinus tabulaeformis forest ecosystem

Lihui Gou1, Lishui Nie 1*, Zhaodi Sun 1, Wu Jigui 2

2100-2103

The effect on joints opening of arch dams under strong earthquake

XiaoNa Li *, TongChun Li, LanHao Zhao

2104-2109

The impact of soil temperature and moisture content in different depths to heterotrophic components of soil respiration

Hailong Wu 1, Zhuo Pang 1, 2, Xinxiao Yu 1*, Yan Zhang 1

2110-2112

Organogenesis induction in leaf explants of Sedum L.

Natalija Burbulis, Aušra Blinstrubienė, Vaida Jonytienė

2113-2118

Interannual and interdecadal variations of air temperature in 1951-2004 over the Heihe River basin in Northwest China

Qingfeng Wang 1, 2, Tingjun Zhang 3, 4, 5*

2119-2122

Effect of exogenous amino acids on electrolyte leakage in rapeseed shoots cultured in vitro

Natalija Burbulis, Vaida Jonytienė, Aušra Blinstrubienė

2123-2127

Effects of stocking density of Chinese mitten crab, Eriocheir sinensi, on the zooplankton community in rice-crab culture system

Yan Li 1, 2, 3, 4, Ang Wang 1, 3, 4, Xuzhou Ma 1, 3, 4*, Wu Wang 1, 3, 4, Yunjie Zhang 1, 2, 3, 4, Fei Wang 1, 3, 4

2128-2130

Treatment of domestic waste water with Botryococcus braunii (Cholorophyceae)

Şafak Seyhaneyildiz Can 1*, Veysel Demır 1, Şengul Aslan Korkmaz 1, Erkan Can 2

2131-2135

Influence of use and land occupation on the water quality with the application of multivariate statistical techniques

Suzana C. Wrublack *, Erivelto Mercante, Márcio A. Vilas Boas, Pitágoras A. Piana

2136-2140

Isolation and identification of autotoxic chemicals from Angelica sinensis (Oliv.) Diels

Hui Zhu 1, 2, Shuangtao Wu 2, Qinghan Wu 2, Changlian Peng 1*

2141-2144

The effect of crushing degree of soil samples on spectral in NIRS technique

Hüseyin Şenol *, Mesut Akgül

2145-2147

Accumulation ability of wetland plants for copper in water body

Zhiwen Luo 1, 2, XingzhongYuan 1, Xiangying Chen 2, Xiaoxia Cui 2

2148-2151

Design and development of an industrial greenhouse gas emission remote real-time monitoring system

Jian Zhang 1*, Sheng-jie Li 1, Lixin Zhang 2, Kai Lu 1

2152-2159

Removal of agricultural non-point source pollutants by riparian vegetated filter strips from upstream of Liao River, China

Jiaxi Tang 1, Lina Sun 2*, Tieheng Sun 2, Hongling Zhang 2

2160-2166

Permafrost characteristics over the Heihe River Basin in western China

Qingfeng Wang 1, 2, Tingjun Zhang 3, 4, 5*, Jichun Wu 1, Xiaoqing Peng 1, Xinyue Zhong 1, Cuicui Mu 1, Qingbai Wu 1, Guodong Cheng 1

2167-2173

Preferential solute transport with models simulation

Ting Yang 1, Beibei Zhou 1, 2*, Quanjiu Wang 1, 2*

2174-2177

The effect of reduced tillage on soil physical properties and winter wheat yield response

Denis Topa, Gerard Jitareanu*, Costica Ailincai, Raus Lucian

2178-2185

Notes on bark and wood-boring beetles (Coleoptera: Bostrichidae; Curculionidae: Platypodinae and Scolytinae) of the Sweetgum (Liquidambar orientalis Mill.) Forest Nature Protection Area, with a new record for Turkish fauna

Oguzhan Sarikaya

2186-2189

Carbon balance and stocks in soils of south-eastern region (SAR)

Erdal Sakin

2190-2200

Current developments in Ascosphaera apis (Maasen ex Claussen) L. S. Olive & Spiltoir: the causative agent of chalkbrood disease in honeybees (Hymenoptera: Apidae)

Abebe Jenberie Wubie 1, 2, Shufa Xu 1*, Yingying Hu 1, Wei Li 1, Zhanbao Guo 1, Fei Xue 1, Ting Zhuo 1*

2201-2207

Responses of the climatic potential productivity of maize to climate change over the Songnen Plain: Study based on multifractal detrended fluctuation analysis

Xiangjun Meng 1, 2, Haibo Du 1, Zhengfang Wu 1*

2208-2214

The interaction effect of moisture content and texture on the measurement of soil organic carbon using visible and near infrared spectroscopy

Yücel Tekin 1, Zeynal Tümsavaş 2*, Abdul Mounem Mouazen 3

2215-2216

A new method for trapping and killing Agrotis ypsilon using mixed powder with sasangua cake and oil cake during tobacco transplanting

Hong-xun Li 1, 2, Wen-jie Pan 2, Wei Chen 2, San-gen Wang 1, Long-chang Wang 1*

2217-2219

Optimization and risk analysis of greenhouse gas emissions depending on yield and nitrogen rates in winter wheat cultivation

Ewa Krasuska *, Rafał Pudełko, Antoni Faber, Zuzanna Jarosz, Magdalena Borzęcka-Walker, Alina Syp, Jerzy Kozyra

2220-2226

Age structure, regeneration-gap of Ziziphus spina-christi populations and implications for its conservation

Nuru Adgaba 1*, Ahmed Alghamdi 1, Awraris Shenkute 1, Rachid Sammoudr 2, Said Hegazy 1, Mohammad J. Ansari 1, Ameur Touir2

2227-2231

Contents of heavy metals in surface water and sediments in Mati and Gjanica Rivers in Albania

Uran Abazi 1*, Arjan Shumeli 1, Albert Kopali 1, Jorgji Stasa 2, Aferdita Laska 3, Perparim Laze 2

2232-2236

Studies on the impact of organic manures on the lead form and bio-availability of lead-polluted soil

Fangping Tong *, Gui Li, Zhenhua Liu

2237-2240

Phenotypic and genotypic variation of Brachiaria decumbens after exposure to gamma radiation

Ghazali Husin 1, Ridzwan A. Halim 2, A. Rahim Harun 3*

2241-2244

Disposal of municipal waste water in a coastal location in Kuwait

Saleh Al-Muzaini

2245-2248

Effect of seed priming with PEG-6000 on the resistance of Amorpha fruticosa L. seeds to lead stress

Furong Zhou, Jinxin Wang *

2249-2254

Assessment of forest ecosystem services in China: A methodology

Xiang Niu 1, 2, Bing Wang 1, 2*

2255-2260

Rooting of hardwood cuttings of Shubra white shrub using growth regulator long duration application

Mohamed Ahmed Shahba 1*, Saad Farhan Alshammary 2

2261-2264

Chemical composition, antibacterial and antifungal activities of turpentine oil of Pinus sylvestris L. against plant bacterial and fungal pathogens

Esin Basim 1*, Hüseyin Basim 2

2265-2272

Dynamics of soil microbial structure and its potential to indicate soil quality during natural restoration and succession processes in the Inner Mongolia Steppe

Ruixin Wu 1, 2, Guihe Liu 3, Yuchen Kan 1, Yajun Zhang 1, Mengying Zhong 1, Jianxun Wang 1, Xinqing Shao 1*

2273-2278

Seasonal variations in alpine grassland biomass and nutrient accumulation under different grazing systems in Xainza, Tibet

Yan Yan 1, 2, Xiaodan Wang 1, 2*, Xuyang Lu 1, 2, Jihui Fan 1, 2

2279-2282

The dynamics of protease and urease activities in sediment in poly-culture ponds stocking mainly grass carp (Ctenopharyngodon idellus)

Ruibin Yang, Jinfei Cao, Xinpeng Zhu, Mengjuan Zhu, Xuefen Yang *

2283-2288

Rooting of firebush shrub hardwood cuttings using growth regulator long duration application

Saad Farhan Alshammary 1, Mohamed Ahmed Shahba 2*

2289-2291

Improvement of eutrophicated water quality by adding Alcaligenes faecalis

Lin Wang *, Peng Yan Zhang

2292-2294

The homeostatic perspective of the interaction between the economic system and the environment

Ionel Bostan

2295-2301

Determination of handicapped people’s preference for the use of urban parks in Antalya

Tahsin Yılmaz 1, Duygu Gökçe 1, Atilla Atik 2, Bülent Yılmaz 2

2302-2308

Ecological protection and safety utilization of beaches based on the Xiaolangdi Reservoir flood control of the Yellow River lower reach: Kaifeng area as a case study

Peng Yan Zhang 1, Xing Ren 1, Ming Zhou Qin 1*, Long Chen 1, Xiao Long Li 2

2309-2313

Biomass allocation strategy of plants under urban heat island

Ya-ting Wang 1, 2, Dan Hu 1*, Lian-lian Fan 2, 3

2314-2318

Effect of N application on N volatilization from the aerial part of tobacco in South China

ZePeng Chen 1, Jun Wang 2, 3*, Yuhua Xie 2, Xiaobin Wang 1, Guangsheng He 1

2319-2323

Effects of waterlogging and nitric oxide on chlorophyll and carotenoid pigments of wheat

Serhat Ozcubukcu, Nuray Ergun*

2324-2327

Nutrient status, growth and proline concentration of French marigold (Tagetes patula L.) as affected by biostimulant treatment

Svjetlana Zeljković 1, Nada Paraiković 2, Tomislav Vinković 2*, Monika Tkalec 2, Ivana Maksimović 3, Josip Haramija 4

2328-2332

Inverse analysis of rock mass permeability coefficient for extra high concrete arch dam

Xueqin Zheng 1, 2*, Yiqing Lou 3, Dong Qin 1, 2, Bin Fang 1, 2, Hao Yuan 1, 2

2333-2338

Effect of bamboo plantation on rhizosphere soil enzyme and microbial activities in coastal ecosystem

Zhihua Tu 1, Lihua Chen 1*, Xinxiao Yu 1*, Yushan Zheng 2*

2339-2343

Improved fitting algorithm and comparative test for estimating tree’s diameter at breast height based on the optical triangular method

Ting Li 1, Dian Wang 1, 2*, Jianli Wang 1, Jinhao Liu 1

2344-2349

Space, markets and rural production in Sub-Saharan Africa: A conceptual model

Tabukeli Musigi Ruhiiga

2350-2352

Research on food security and economic development in Hai River Basin based on sustainable utilization of water resources

Zhiguo Gan, Yunzhong Jiang, Hong Gan, Jinjun You

2353-2361

Urban metabolism model based on the emergy theory - A case study of 31 Chinese cities

Tao Song 1, 2, 3, Jian-ming Cai 1*, Teresa Chahine 4, Yu Deng 1

2362-2367

Influence of biomass ash and marble dust on swelling and strength characteristics of expansive soil

Deheng Zhang 1, 2, Shulin Sun 3, 4, Fenqiang Xu 2, Ningning Xue 2

2368-2371

Entropy weight coefficient evaluation of subsurface drainage schemes based on the analysis of surface soil quality variations

You Xin Zhou 1*, Shu Cong Zhen 1, Ya Ming Zhai 2

2372-2375

The effect of plant growth retardants on cold resistance of Zoysia turfgrass

Lei Wang 1, Dun Ao 1, Wen Pan 2*, Kun Wang 3

2376-2382

Resilience of the Hani Rice Terraces System to extreme drought

Yanying Bai, Qingwen Min *, Moucheng Liu, Zheng Yuan, Yuantao Xu, Zhi Cao, Jing Li

2383-2388

Carbon stocks and carbon sequestration potentials in ecosystems of two afforestation species in low hills of northern Yanshan Mountains

Yuefeng Guo 1, 2, Lizhi Wu 1*, Yunfeng Yao 1, Fucang Qin 3, Wei Qi 4

2389-2392

Effects of different fillers and soil water contents in tightly covered greenhouse on soil chemical properties in continuous cropping

Xin-yu Mao 1, 2, Xiao-hou Shao 1, 2*, Jiu-gen Mao 3, Dong-sheng Wang 3, Ting-ting Chang 1, 2

2393-2398

Soil quality assessment of micro-landforms in the semi-arid region of the Loess Plateau, China

YaoJun Bo 1, 2, QingKe Zhu 1*, YaoXian Bao 3, Wei Jun Zhao 1, LeiLei Zhao 4, HongZhi Zhang 5

2399-2402

Dynamic characteristics of soil temperature for compound planting soybean with drip irrigation in arid zone

Zhenhua Wang 1, 2*, Xurong Zheng 1, 2*, Guojun Jiang 1, 2

2403-2407

Patterns of soil physicochemical properties and microbial biomass along soil depth and desert plant Reaumuria soongorica biomass gradients

Yang Yang, Bingru Liu *

2408-2414

Note on the effects of water deficit on photosynthesis, chlorophyll fluorescence and growth of hot pepper

Guang-cheng Shao 1, 2*, Jing-jing Lan 1, 2, Na Liu 3, Shuang-en Yu 1, 2

2415-2418

Dynamic response analysis of multi-level intake structure

Yuan Ding 1*, Tongchun Li 1, Lanhao Zhao 1, Minzhe Zhou 1, Xiaona Li 1, Yun Guo 2, Fei Wang 3

2419-2421

Fluorescein diacetate and propidium iodide FDA-PI double staining detect the viability of Microcystis sp. after ultrasonic irradiation

Gongduan Fan*, Deming Liu, Qian Lin

2422-2428

Effects of elevated CO2 on biomass and nutrient allocation in the submerged macrophyte Potamogeton malaianus in Taihu Lake, China

Jiancai Deng *, Weiping Hu, Xin Liu

2429-2432

Research on the runoff retention performance of a green roof for urban rainwater runoff control

Jianghai Wang, Xinhua Zhao, Sen Peng *, Xiaochen Wang

2433-2435

The comparison of carbon stocks in cleared land-mined and surrounding agricultural soils

Erdal Sakin 1*, Elif Didem Sakin 2

2436-2440

Effects of cadmium fortified in soil on carbon metabolism, nitrogen accumulation and grain yield in maize (Zea mays L.)

Fuqing Sui, Wei Gao, Peng Zhao *, Fan Yang, Suqing Yang, Qiaoyan Wang, Daizhang Wang

2441-2446

Climate change will lead to larger areas of Spain being conducive to date palm cultivation

Farzin Shabani 1*, Lalit Kumar 1, Atefeh Esmaeili 2, Hanieh Saremi 1

2447-2450

Antibacterial activity of Turkish endemic sığla (Liquidambar orientalis Mill. var. orientalis) storax against agricultural plant pathogenic bacteria and its use as a seed protectant

Esin Basim 1*, Hüseyin Basim 2

2451-2457

Using NDVI values for comparing parks in different scales

Bayram Cemil Bilgili 1*, Onur Şatır 2, Volkan Müftüoğlu 3

2458-2460

Influence of mountains on extreme rainfall in semi-arid areas of Europe: The Sierra de los Filabres (SE Spain) a case of study

José Gabriel López Segura 1, Antonio Jesús Zapata-Sierra 2*, Francisco Manzano-Agugliaro 2

2461-2464

The effect of prebiotic and probiotic products used in feed to stimulate the bee colony (Apis mellifera) on intestines of working bees

Silvia Pătruică 1, 2*, Gabi Dumitrescu 3, Roxana Popescu 4, Nicoleta Măriora Filimon 5

2465-2468

Financity and innovation in organic olive farming: A typological analysis 

Stamatis Aggelopoulos 1*, Chrysovalantis Karafillis 2, Alexandra Pavloudi 1, Evangelos Papanagiotou 2

2469-2471

Observation of flowering dynamics and pollen germination of Ardisia mamillata Hance

Juan Du 1†, Guangsheng Yuan 2†, Jun Ma 1, Li Liu 1, Qibing Chen 1*

2472-2477

Effects of cultivation patterns on rice (Oryza sativa L.) growth and yield components in saline–sodic soil in the Songnen Plain

Hai-yan Lv 1, 2, Li-hua Huang 1, 3*, Zheng-wei Liang 1, 3*, Hao-yu Yang 1, 3, Bing-sheng Lv 1, 2

2478-2480

Properties and classification of irrigated and non-irrigated Vertisols formed under Mediterranean climate

Gokhan Ozsoy *, Ertugrul Aksoy

2481-2487

The influence of the mass flow rate for thermal dynamics on PEM-FC sustainable energy for environmental protection

Bin Li *, Bing Qi, Yi Sun, Jun Lu, Gangjun Gong

2488-2492

Adsorption behavior of chromium (VI) on the HDTMA-modified-zeolite

Xueqiang Zhu 1*, Baoping Han 1, 2

2493-2497

Construction of a GFP-labeled plasmid suitable for in situ environmental studies

Qing Yu, Anzhou Ma, Xuemei Deng, Kuo Tang, Junmei Wu, Guoqiang Zhuang *

2498-2501

Leaching of nutrients after use of organic fertilizers (horn shavings)

Kristina Lingytė 1*, Laima Česonienė 2, Daiva Šileikienė 2

2502-2505

Loess plateau rainfalls characteristics and influences on soil erosion

Li Gong*, Chunling Jin, Wen Sun, Huazhong Yang, Junhong Wang

2506-2509

Countermeasure study on disposable tableware pollution in China

Ying Li *, Panpan Li

2510-2515

The promoting effect of vegetation recovery after the establishment of poplar fixing sand forest belts in the Horqin sandy land of Northeast China

Li-na Jiang 1, Qi Lu 1, Wen-bin Yang 1*, Li-zhi Wu 2*

2516-2520

Water consumption and plant coefficients of turfgrass irrigated by sub-surface drip irrigation method

Mehmet Sahin 1*, Zeki Gökalp 2

2521-2526

Water security evaluation system based on Water Poverty Index

Li Gong *, Chunling Jin, Wen Sun

2527-2531

Arthropod biodiversity and community structures of tobacco ecosystems in the South of Anhui province, China

Baoyan Xue , Benguo Zhou , Qingfeng Tang 3, Zhengliang Gao 2*

2532-2535

Development of a mobile app for remote monitoring and control of a pull type field sprayer

Caner Koc

2536-2541

Numerical simulation for flow and water quality of diversion channel - The case of Wangyu River

Qingsheng Chen, Baiquan Chen *, Zhongliang Ma, Xiaowang Wei, Xiaoqian Ren

2542-2546

Fire resistance of magnesium phosphate cement

Zhong-hua Li

2547-2550

A recognition model for rural informatization stages in China based on BP artificial neural network

Juncheng Ma, Daoliang Li, Zetian Fu, Lingxian Zhang *, Ying Xu

2551-2555

Simultaneous analysis of glycinebetaine and trigonelline in Eucalyptus citriodora Hook (F.) in response to drought stress using reversed-phase high-performance liquid chromatography

Maher J. Tadros 1, Barakat M. Shabsoug 2*

2556-2560

Evaluating the evolution of the old urban river system of the plain river network in Southern Jiangsu Province, China

Yuhu Zhang 1, Haifeng Jia 2*, Yunjun Yao 3, Xuegang Chen 4

2561-2566

Allelopathic potential of leaf litter extracts of the invasive Chromolaena odorata on its neighboring plants

Baoqing Hu 1, 2†*, Gang Hu 1, 3†, Zhonghua Zhang 1, 3

2567-2572

Nutrient release during the decomposition of submerged macrophyte (Hydrilla verticillata)

Bo Wang *, Fayun Li, Zhiping Fan

2573-2578

Enhancing seed germination and seedling growth attributes of a medicinal tree species Terminalia chebula through depulping of fruits and soaking the seeds in water

Md. Aktar Hossain 1, 2*, Mohammad Salah Uddin 2, Mohammad Mahfuzur Rahman 2, Nor Aini Ab. Shukor 1, 3

2579-2583

The sustainable development approach through the light of the neoinstitutional school of thought

Ion Pohoaţă

2584-2586

6LoWSoft: A software suite for the design of outdoor environmental measurements

Francisco Gil Montoya 1*, Julio Gomez 2, Francisco Manzano-Agugliaro 1, Alejandro Cama 1, Amós García-Cruz 1, Jose Luis De La Cruz 3

2587-2592

The environmental audit (EA) and the environmental balance sheet (EBS) in Romania

Ionel Bostan 1*, Veronica Grosu 2, Elena Hlaciuc 3, Dorel Mates 2, Aurel Burciu 4, Marian Socoliuc 5, Ovidiu Bunget 2, Aura Domil 2, Maria Moraru 2, Cristian Peres 2, Bogdan Petrisor 3, Alin Dumitrescu 2, Alin Artene 4, Bogdan Andronic 6

2593-2596

Dry matter, grain yield, and evapotranspiration of winter wheat under deficit irrigation in North China Plain

Quanqi Li 1, Kun Lang 1, Quanru Liu 1, Chengyue Bian 1, Xinhui Liu 1, Guoqing Chen 2*

2597-2600

A simple testing method for measuring soil water retention curve

Jie Ren 1, 2, 3 *, Jie Yang 1, Zhenzhong Shen 3, Xiaohu Tao 3

2601-2604

The assessment of carbon dioxide emissions in the peatlands of the Apuseni Mountains, Romania

Mihai Buta, Ioan Pacurar, Laura Paulette, Erzsebet Buta *

2605-2612

Sap flow response of afforestation species Populus bolleana Lauche and Pinus sylvestris var. mongolica to environmental factors in North-West China

Jifeng Deng, Guodong Ding *, Yuanyuan Zhao, Xinxing Wang

2613-2618

Effect of strain rate and moisture content on dynamic mechanical properties of cement mortar

Zhenghong Tian *, Jingwu Bu, Ce Bian

2619-2624

Nutrient balance of Phyllestachys edulis forest under different management measures in South-eastern China

Guangle Liu, Shaohui Fan *, Wenhui Su, Manyi Du

2625-2628

Design and test of aquaculture water environment monitoring system based on wireless sensor network

He Pan 1, Jiunian Guan 2, 3, Ying Shi 1, Taihao Li 1*

2629-2633

Preliminary assessment of the human and natural contributions to the changes of Weihe River runoff using SWAT model

Hui Shao, Jianen Gao *, Yuanxing Zhang

2634-2638

Ecological risk assessment of central urban area of Wuhan City based on landscape pattern and land use changes

Jing Qian 1, Zonghua Li 2, Pujiang Huang 1, Yanfang Liu 1, 3*

2639-2643

The effects of slope aspect on plant and soil properties in sub-alpine meadow of China

Minxia Liu 1*, Wenjin Li 2, Gang Wang 2

2644-2647

Microwave assisted Fenton oxidation with activated carbon for the treatment of the flowing high concentration tomato paste wastewater

Jianjiang Lu 1, 2*, Yanbing Tong 2, Shanman Li 2, Yingying Wei 2, Chun Li 2, 3

2648-2654

Does coral bleaching impact tourists’ revisitation? A case of Mu Ko Surin Marine National Park, Thailand

Onanong Cheablam 1, 2*, Rajendra P. Shrestha 1, Dachanee Emphandhu 3

2655-2658

Damage process of polypropylene fiber reinforced and plain concrete revealed by AE analysis

Yan Wang 1, Yao Wang 2, Zheng-zheng Xu 1, Hua Zhang 1, Gui-juan Lu 1

2659-2663

Contamination assessment of heavy metal concentrations in sediments in a macrophtic lake

Xuefen Yang, Xinpeng Zhu, Jinfei Cao, Mengjuan Zhu, Ruibin Yang *

2664-2668

Spatial variability of soil nutrients in tobacco planting region on slant plain in the east side of Funiushan mountain in central China using geostatistics

Haisheng Chen

2669-2673

The effects of halophytes on salt balance in an arid irrigation district

Zhenyong Zhao, Ke Zhang, Ping Wang, Lei Wang, Chuanhua Yin, Changyan Tian*

2674-2681

Evaluation of forest ecosystem services and forest succession in the mountainous region of Beijing, China

Shaowei Lu 1, Shaonong Li 1*, Bo Chen 1, Sen Nie 2

2682-2688

Effect of woody plant canopies on species composition, diversity and distribution of vascular ground flora in karst mountains: A case study in Southwest China

Zhiyang Ou 1, 2, Zhiyao Su 2*, Jiyu Zhu 1, Yuhua Peng 1, Yanyun Cao 1, Wenhui Shen 1

2689-2695

Water use efficiency of summer sown chickpea in a tropical environment: Response to genotype and planting density

John Bob Ochanda Ogola *, Nancy Mosibudi Thangwana

2696-2701

Transport of heavy metals in surface runoff from contaminated soil under simulated rainfall

Ji-Yu Wang 1,2, Dao-You Huang 1, Qi-Hong Zhu 1*, Ying-Bing Tian 2, Shou-Long Liu 1, Zun-Chang Luo 3, Han-Hua Zhu 1, Shuai Wang 1, Da-E Liu 4

2702-2705

Investigating the influencing factors of low-carbon development of hotel industry in China

Zi Tang 1, 2, Jie Shang 3, 4*, Changbo Shi 2

2706-2711

Spatio-temporal analysis of sustainable development in Tarim River Basin based on improved relative carrying capacity of resources model

Fei Wang 1, 2, Degang Yang 1*, Changjian Wang 1, 2

2712-2716

Genotypic differences in stomatal conductance and relative water content of pigeonpea (Cajanus cajan [L.] Millsp.)

John Bob Ochanda Ogola *, Rofhiwa Nethanani

2717-2721

Carbon mineralisation and the variation characteristics of organic carbon pools in the soil of the natural forests in China

Xiaojuan An 1, Bing Wang 2, Wei Dai 3*, Tian Yang 3, Jianmei Zou 3

2722-2725

Shade delayed rose flower senescence by influencing antioxidant enzymes activity

Wei Hou 1, 2, Yuanzhi Pan 2, Yong Zhang 3*

2726-2729

Fractal characteristics of soil particle-size distributions under different landform and land-use types in the loess gully region

Xiaoyu Song 1*, Mingda Yan 1, Huaiyou Li 2

2730-2733

Detection of volatile organic compounds using modified quartz crystal microbalance

Juncai Hou 1, Hidenobu Aizawa 2, Lixia Hou 1, Zenglin Zhang 1, Kangquan Guo 1*, Takaaki Satake 3

2734-2736

Remote-sensing image denoising using rational-dilation wavelet transform

Haijiang Wang 1, Qinke Yang 2*, Fujun Liu 3, Lihong Li 1

2737-2741

Effects of long-term fertilisation on chemical structure of soil organic matter in subtropical paddy soils

Ping Zhou 1, Lu Luo 1, 2, Chengli Tong 1*, Tieping Huang 3, Hui Shi 2, Yong Li 1, 4, Jinshui Wu 1, 4

2742-2746

Variation characteristics and mechanisms of soil cellulase activity in Chinese for plantations at different developmental stages

Rui Zhang 1, Jianmei Zou 1, Bing Wang 2, Wei Dai 1*, Tian Yang 1, Huan Pang 1

2747-2750

Effects of some kinds of contaminants on the permeability of slurry walls

Zhe Zhang, Yongsheng Zhao *, Rui Zhou, Chao Sun

2751-2756

Biochemical indexes of saline-alkali soil affected by transgenic BADH soybean in Northeast China

Song Yu 1, 2, Yi F. Zhang 1, 2, Jie Zhou 1, Jing X. Shao 1, 3, Han Gao 1, Yao Wang 1, Jue Zhang 1, Zhi H. Liu 1, Hong Y. Wang 1*

2757-2763

Distribution and bio-accumulation effect of trace element concentration in Nilaparvata lugens (Stål) (Homoptera, Delphacidae)

Qiyi Tang 1*, Tingli Wan 1, Qiang Fu 2, Song Shi 1, Shun Liu 1, Jia-an Cheng 1

2764-2766

The developmental level and improvement strategies of constructing low-carbon city in China: A case of the pilot project to build low-carbon cities
 

Lijian Wang

2767-2769

Influence of sorbitol in DTPA extractant on the extraction of Cu, Fe, Mn, Zn, and B in Black soil in Northeast China

Jun Yan 1, Xiao-zeng Han 1*, Ai-xue Guo 2

2770-2774

Simulation of bend-flow and pollutant diffusion using a modified 2D depth-averaged model

W. L. Wei, G. C. Sun, Y. L. Liu, X. F. Yang

2775-2780

Rooting of white shrub and firebush shrub hardwood cuttings using growth regulators quick dip treatments

Saad Farhan Alshammary 1, Mohamed Ahmed Shahba 2*, Mohamed Said Abbas 2

2781-2787

Indigenous knowledge and practices of soil fertility management among smallholder farmers in semi-arid areas of the North-West province, South Africa

Simeon A. Materechera

2788-2791

UV-B radiation effects on phenolic changes and antioxidant activity in Salvia miltiorrhiza Bunge leaf

Jingling Liu, Zhiming Shu, Zongsuo Liang *, Xinglong Shi, Yumin Zhang

2792-2796

The water deprivation analysis and relationship with environmental factors of typical desert plants in Manas River Basin

Wenxin Yang 1, 2, Xinlin He 1, 2*, Guang Yang 1, 2, Lianqing Xue 3, Jiangchun Chen 1, Shuangdui Xu 1, Si Chen 1

2797-2802

Response of chlorophyll fluorescence parameters to different temperature stresses in Prunus campanulata Maxim. and Prunus yedoensis Matsum. seedlings

Yinghui Zhang 1, Jundong Rong 2, Liguang Chen 2, Shuping Li 2, Tianyou He 1, Lingyan Chen 1, Yushan Zheng 1, 2*

2803-2809

Thermodynamic analysis of experimental adsorption isotherms of Pastirma (Turkish dry meat product) 

Bilgehan Polatoğlu 1*, Ayşe Vildan Beşe 2, Mükerrem Kaya 3, Nesimi Aktaş 4

2810-2814

Influence of pre-treatment and polyethylene plastic film packaging materials on the evolution of the quality of persimmon during storage

Bulent Akbudak *, Mecid Hakan Ozer, Tugba Yener

2815-2819

Effect of provenance, stratification and temperature on the germination of European hophornbeam (Ostrya carpinifolia Scop.) seeds

Şemsettin Kulaç 1*, Deniz Güney 2, Emrah Çiçek 1, Ibrahim Turna 2, Engin Çakmak 1

2820-2823

Problems and countermeasures of agricultural sustainable development in China

Yawei Wang 1, Ke Han 2

2824-2826

A novel vine-putting cultivation technique on the Luffa (Luffa acufangula (L.) Roxb.)

Xiang-Yi Kong *, Qian-Xing Wu, Chun-Lei Xiao, Feng Luo, Yong Liu, Ting-Qing Yuan, Yong-Chun Ke, San-lian Wan

2827-2830

Assessment of non-point source total nitrogen and phosphorus pollution in the Sanjiang Plain, Northeast China

Qiuwen Zhou, Shengtian Yang *, Mingyong Cai

2831-2841

Comparison of test apparatus for determining the smoke leakage rate of fire doors

Shih-Yi Kuo 1*, Yi-Ting Tseng 2, 3, Ying-Ji Chuang 3

2842-2848

Proximate analysis among 24 Ocimum cultivars under two cultivation environments: A comparative study

Bernardo Murillo-Amador 1*, Alejandra Nieto-Garibay 1, Enrique Troyo-Diéguez 1, Arnoldo Flores-Hernández 2, Miguel V.Cordoba-Matson 1, Arnoldo Villegas-Espinoza 3*

2849-2853

Water consumption by forest vegetation used for restoration of degraded land

Moatăr Maria Mihaela, Stanciu Sorin, Ciolac Ramona, Ştefan Carolina, Rujescu Ciprian

2854-2860

An analysis of the application of exit aid equipment to full-scale smoke evacuation situations

Hung-Yi Hsiao 1, Chien-Wei Chiou 2, Yi-Ting Tseng 1, 3, Shih-Yi Kuo 4, Chieh-Hsin Tang 3, Ying-Ji Chuang 1*, Ching-Yuan Lin 1

2861-2865

Diversity of pest and non-pest insects in an organic paddy field cultivated under the System of Rice Intensification (SRI): A case study in Lubok China, Melaka, Malaysia

S. Norela, I. Anizan, B. S. Ismail *, A. Maimon

2866-2869

Composition of the weed seed bank in cultivated Stevia (Stevia rebaudiana Bert. Bertoni) plots at Serdang, Selangor 

Azimah Abdul Kadir 1, Ismail Sahid 2*, Abdul Shukor Juraimi 3

2870-2875

Preparation methods and properties of the double-coated slow-release organic-inorganic compound fertilizer for saline soil modification

Junbao Yu 1*, Kaining Sun 1, 2, Lei Zheng 1, 2, Guangxuan Han 1, Guangmei Wang 1, Hongbo Shao 1*, Bo Guan 1