Journal of Food, Agriculture and Environment




Vol 3, Issue 1,2005
Online ISSN: 1459-0263
Print ISSN: 1459-0255


Volume 3, Issue 1, 2005

Pg.No Article Title:
10-17

Nutraceuticals and functional foods: I. Current trend in phytochemical antioxidant research

Rong Tsao *, M. Humayoun Akhtar

18-20

Nutraceuticals and functional foods: II. Current international regulatory status

Rong Tsao *, M. Humayoun Akhtar

21-24

Productivity and technical efficiency of palm oil extraction mills in Nigeria

S. O. Ojo

25-30

Nutritional significance of leaf meals, protein concentrates and residues from some tropical leguminous plants

J. O. Agbede

31-33

Effect of Withania somnifera root extract on lead-induced DNA damage

Salma Khanam *, Kshama Devi

34-36

Effect of 1-methylcyclopropene on the quality of clementine mandarin fruit at ambient temperature

M. Laamim 1, A. Ait-Oubahou 2*, M. Benichou 3

37-38

Incidence and control of urinary tract infections among pregnant women attending antenal clinics in government hospitals in Ondo State, Nigeria

A. K. Onifade 1, F. O. Omoya 2, D. V. Adegunloye 3*

39-43

In vitro antibacterial effects of single or combined plant extracts

S. Yasar 1*, O. Sagdic 2, A. N. Kisioglu 3

44-48

Determination of thermal conductivity of Malaysian patin fish

K. A. Abbas 1, S. M. Sapuan 1*, M. M. H. Megat Ahmad 1, A. S. Mokhtar 1, B. Jamilah 2

49-54

Effect of cooling delay and cold-chain breakage on ‘Santa Clara’ tomato

Larissa R. de Castro 1, Clément Vigneault 1, 2*, Marie Thérèse Charles 2, Luís A. B. Cortez 1

55-57

The effects of Newcastle disease and infectious bursal disease vaccines, climate and other factors on the village chicken population in North-Eastern Nigeria

A. D. El-Yuguda, U. M. Dokas, S. S. Baba *

58-65

Effects of packaging films on the physical characteristics and sensory aspects of shredded cabbage at different storage conditions

Roshita Ibrahim 1, Azizah Osman 1*, Nazamid Saari 1, Russly Abdul Rahman 2

66-72

Effect of processing conditions and storage on retention of volatile components of durian leather

Irwandi Jaswir 1*, Yaakob B. Che Man 2, Jinap Selamat 2, Faujan Ahmad 3, Hiroshi Sugisawa 2

73-74

Bacteriological study of isolates from seminal fluids of infertile men in Ila and Ifedore local government areas, Osun State, South-Western Nigeria

Y. A. Kosamat 1, T. T. Adebolu 2*

75-80

Evaluating stored cassava quality in gari production

John O. Akingbala 1*, Olusola B. Oyewole 2, Phylis I. Uzo-Peters 3, Ramota O. Karim 3, Gail S. H. Baccus-Taylor 1

81-86

Consumption trends of fruits and vegetables in the West Asian and North African countries

Ramdane Dris

87-90

Quality of meat

G. O. Adegoke *, K. O. Falade

91-96

Sensory evaluation and consumer acceptance of osmosed and oven-dried African star apple and African mango

K. O. Falade *, O. C. Aworh

97-102

Adsorption isotherms and heat of sorption of fresh and preosmosed oven-dried bananas

K. O. Falade *, O. O. Awoyele

103-107

Influence of some heating and processing methods on fatty acid profile of milk and other dairy products

S. M. Herzallah 1*, K. M. Al-Ismail 2, M. A. Humeid 2

108-109

The effect of processing methods on the nutritional properties of “ogi” produced from three maize varieties

A. O. Ijabadeniyi, T. T. Adebolu *

110-114

Shelling characteristics of melon seeds

Francis B. Okokon 1*, Edet Ekpenyong 1, Akpan U. Ukpoho 2

115-117

Isolation of baking yeast from naturally fermented pineapple

O. B. Olorunfemi *, F. C. Adetuyi

118-119

Epidemiology of vulvo-vaginal candidiasis in female patients in Ondo state government hospitals

A. K. Onifade, O. B. Olorunfemi *

120-124

Agroforestry policy options for Nigeria: A simulation study

O. A. Aturamu *, A. G. Daramola

125-129

Effect of cattle manure application on pod yield and yield indices of okra (Abelmoschus esculentus L. Moench) in a semi-arid sub-tropical environment

Vincent B. Ogunlela 1*, Michael T. Masarirambi 2, Stanley M. Makuza 3

130-133

Analysis of productivity and risk factors in commercial poultry production in Osun State, Nigeria

S. O. Ojo

134-136

Assessment of genetic variation and presence of nitrate reductase gene (NR) in different lettuce genotypes using PCR-based markers

K. Al-Redhaiman, M. I. Motawei *, M. El-Shinawy, T. H. Abdel-Ltif

137-138

Effect of temperature and relative humidity on radial growth and sporulation of Paecilomyces farinosus

R. Ayyasamy *, P. Baskaran

139-142

In vitro propagation and microrhizome induction in Zingiber cassumunar (Roxb.) – an antioxidant-rich medicinal plant

P. Chirangini, G. J. Sharma *

143-144

Influence of organic and mineral fertilization on yield, composition and processing quality of potatoes

V. Danilchenko 1, R. Dris 2*, R. Niskanen 2

145-152

Effect of grafting and modified atmosphere packaging (MAP) on melon quality parameters during storage

Evangelia C. Christakou 1, Ioannis S. Arvanitoyannis 1*, Ebrahim M. Khah 1, Fotios Bletsos 2

153-156

Genetic variation in Enantia chlorantha (Oliv.) – a medicinal plant

A. E. Gbadamosi

157-160

Asymmetric potato cybrids derived from protoplast fusion between the selection ND860-2 and the cultivar Russet Burbank

Yannis Gounaris

161-164

Production of doubled haploids from some Jordanian wheat cultivars via anther culture technique

Dhia S. Hassawi 1*, Issam Qrunfleh 1, Nidal Dradkah 2

165-167

Response to exogenous application of phytohormone at seedling and cellular levels in disomic chromosome substitution lines of wheat

S. C. Kashyap, M. S. Punia *, R. K. Behl

168-172

Dietary effects of zinc, copper and manganese chelates and sulphates on dairy cows

S. Kinal 1, A. Korniewicz 1, D. Jamroz 1*, R. Zieminski 2, M. Slupczynska 1

173-179

Conventional, reduced tillage and no-tillage systems for cotton growing under Mediterranean conditions: A cultural and economic approach

Efthimios Mygdakos 1*, Christos Avgoulas 2, D. Bilalis 2

180-184

Inheritance of fiber quality characters in upland cotton genotypes having non-preference traits for insect pests

Naveed Murtaza 1*, Ghulam Muhammad Ali 2, Hafeez ur Rahman 3

185-189

Paprika (Capsicum annuum L.) field establishment and crop productivity under varying planting density and ammonium nitrate topdressing

Vincent B. Ogunlela 1*, Irene Koomen 2

190-194

Evaluation of rice (Oryza sativa L.) genotypes for salt tolerance

C. Raja Babu 1*, C. Vijayalakshmi 2, S. Mohandass 3

195-198

Relationship between proline metabolism and NAD kinase in green bean plants subjected to short-term salt stress

Juan M. Ruiz *, Rosa M. Rivero, Luis Romero

199-202

Apparent digestibility of hays in horses determined by total collection of faeces and using internal marker methods

Domenico Bergero 1*, Giorgia Meineri 1, Nicoletta Miraglia 2, Pier Giorgio Peiretti 3

203-206

Can reflective ground cover enhance fruit quality and colouration?

Kerstin Funke *, M. Blanke

207-208

An evaluation of microbial load, heavy metals and cyanide contents of water sources, effluents and peels from three cassava processing locations

O. O. Abiona 1, L. O. Sanni 2*, O. Bamgbose 3

209-212

Evaluation of heavy metals in fishes, water and sediments of Lake Kainji, Nigeria

I. A. Amoo 1, O. T. Adebayo 2*, A. J. Lateef 3

213-215

Woody species diversity and topsoil conditions in a natural fallow ecosystem in the rainforest belt of Ondo State, Nigeria

D. O. Oke

216-219

Policy options in managing the crisis of environmental degradation and the prevalence of poverty in urban Nigeria

P. I. Bolorunduro 1, A. O. K. Adesehinwa 2*, O. M. Bolorunduro 3

220-225

Land and agricultural competitiveness

Dale Colyer

226-228

Organochlorine pesticides in sheep milk and fodder in Jordan

Mahmoud A. Alawi *, Jehad S. Al-Hawadi

229-230

Growth responses of saltgrass influenced by different rates of Bio-Turf-Pro, a plant growth stimulant

Mohammad Mahdi Pessarakli 1*, Paul Kohn 2

231-236

Fluctuations in extra-cellular proteins collected from epicotyls of Japanese morning glory treated by high temperature and dehydration stresses

Taishi Yanohara 1*, Zhao Hongye 2, Tomoaki Matsuo 1, 2

237-242

Phylogenetic analysis of nifH gene sequences from nitrogen-fixing endophytic bacteria associated with the roots of three rice varieties

Adel Elbeltagy 1, 2, Yasuo Ando 2*

243-248

Effect of salinity level on embryonic development, hatchability and survival potential of reciprocal hybrid larvae of Clariid catfish (Clarias gariepinus x Heterobranchus bidorsalis)

A. O. Borode *, Akin–James Oyintoke