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2. Influence of floor egg shell cleanliness and cleaning treatment on hatchability and chick quality.

A total of 3,600 floor eggs from a 59-week-old Cobb 500 parent flock were collected to examine the effects of shell cleanliness and cleaning treatment on incubation results. The eggs were divided into two equal groups according to the cleanliness of the shell: eggs with a visually clean shell...

Author(s) : Vekić, M.; Gvozdenović, M.; Perić, L.; Savić, Đ.; Jotanović, S.; Mitraković, M.

Publisher : Institute for Animal Husbandry, Belgrade, Serbia

Journal article : Biotechnology in Animal Husbandry 2021 Vol.37 No.2 pp.99-107 ref.12

3. A trait-based analysis to assess the ability of cover crops to control weeds in a tropical island.

Cover crops have a high potential to manage weeds through competition for shared resources in tropical agrosystems. Assessing the abilities of a large number of different plant species to compete with weeds requires experiments in different pedo-climatic environments. Our study was based on a set...

Author(s) : Christina, M.; Negrier, A.; Marnotte, P.; Viaud, P.; Mansuy, A.; Auzoux, S.; Techer, P.; Hoarau, E.; Chabanne, A.

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : European Journal of Agronomy 2021 Vol.128

4. Sustainable management of diseases and pests in crops by vermicompost and vermicompost tea. a review.

The intensive use of inorganic fertilizers and pesticides in the agricultural field has globally destroyed soil fertility, killed beneficial microorganisms, and also decreased natural resistance in crops, thereby making them more vulnerable to diseases besides affecting human health and the...

Author(s) : Yatoo, A. M.; Ali, M. N.; Baba, Z. A.; Birjees Hassan

Publisher : Springer-Verlag, Paris, France

Journal article : Agronomy for Sustainable Development 2021 Vol.41 No.1 ref.many

5. Initial and long-term fungal diversity and occurrence of Heterobasidion spp. in Norway spruce root fragments remaining in soil after stump extraction.

Stump removal is considered as the most effective method to reduce losses caused by root rot fungi, including Heterobasidion root rot. To evaluate the persistence of Heterobasidion spp. in root fragments left on site after stump removal, and to analyse the ecological impact of stump removal, five...

Author(s) : Burņeviča, N.; Zaļuma, A.; Kļaviņa, D.; Brūna, L.; Legzdiņa, L.; Gaitnieks, T.

Publisher : Taylor & Francis, Abingdon, UK

Journal article : Scandinavian Journal of Forest Research 2021 Vol.36 No.2/3 pp.117-125 ref.47

6. Adopted standards for pest management in export of wood and wood packaging material.

Wood packaging materials (WPM) provide a suitable habitat for pests which enable them to spread globally in transit. Major pests associated with WPM belong to different orders of insect viz., Coleoptera, Lepidoptera, Isoptera, Diptera, Hymenoptera and others. In order to manage the risks associated ...

Author(s) : Deepak, S.; Rashmi, M. A.

Publisher : Special Insect Interest Group, Bengaluru, India

Journal article : Insect Environment 2021 Vol.24 No.1 pp.142-148 ref.8

7. Management of tea mosquito bug in Moringa oleifera.

Author(s) : Suresh, K.

Publisher : Special Insect Interest Group, Bengaluru, India

Journal article : Insect Environment 2021 Vol.24 No.1 pp.100-103 ref.2

8. Weed control approaches for tropical Tuber crops - a review.

In tropical tuber crop production the crop initial slow growth can be outpaced by weeds. Weed control consumes about 30% of total labor input (approximately Rs. 102,000 million). Draught animals used for cultural operations are being phased out. Pre- and post-emergence herbicides, plastic ground...

Author(s) : Kumar, J. S.; Nedunchezhiyan, M.; Sunitha, S.

Publisher : Taylor & Francis, Philadelphia, USA

Journal article : International Journal of Vegetable Science 2021 Vol.27 No.5 pp.439-455 ref.120

9. Site-specific weed control as a component of smart farming.

Weeds are rarely evenly distributed on arable land. Heterogeneous weed densities and distributions open up the possibility for farmers to apply herbicides on a site-specific basis. This results in considerable saving potential for the consumption of plant protection products. Modern technologies...

Foreign Title :Teilflächenspezifische Unkrautbekämpfung als ein Baustein von Smart Farming.

Author(s) : Kämpfer, C.; Nordmeyer, H.

Publisher : Eugen Ulmer KG, Stuttgart, Germany

Journal article : Journal für Kulturpflanzen 2021 Vol.73 No.7/8 pp.284-291 ref.many

10. Biosecurity measures and their determinants in commercial layer chicken farms in high density provinces of Iran in 2019: a cross-sectional study.

Background and Objectives: The commercial layer chicken farming is one of the most important sectors of the poultry industry. This study was conducted to evaluate the status of biosecurity of commercial layer chicken farms in 9 Iranian provinces with the highest layer chicken population. Methods:...

Author(s) : Rabiee, M. H.; Akbarin, H.; Bokaie, S.; Mehrabadi, M. H. F.; Sadrzadeh, A.; Tehrani, F.

Publisher : Iranian Epidemiological Association, Tehran, Iran

Journal article : Iranian Journal of Epidemiology 2021 Vol.17 No.1 pp.fa83-fa92 ref.22

11. Effect of sowing and weed control methods on nutrient uptake and soil fertility in direct-seeded rice (Oryza sativa).

A 2-year field experiment consisting of 3-planting methods and 5-weed control options was conducted in a three-time replicated split-plot design at Varanasi during kharif 2016-17 to assess the nutrient uptake by direct-seeded rice (Oryza sativa L.) and available nutrient status of soil under...

Author(s) : Vijay Pratap; Verma, S. K.; Anchal Dass; Yadav, D. K.; Madane, A. J.; Rakesh Maurya; Jaysawal, P. K.

Publisher : Indian Council of Agricultural Research, New Delhi, India

Journal article : Indian Journal of Agricultural Sciences 2021 Vol.91 No.9 pp.1337-1341 ref.12

12. Weed management with ready-mix herbicides in wet seeded rice.

The efficacy of new ready-mix herbicides i.e., pendimethalin + penoxsulam, cyhalofop-butyl + penoxsulam and florpyrauxifenbenzyl + cyhalofop-butyl were evaluated in direct-wet seeded rice. They were compared with the sequential application of cyhalofop-butyl fb (chlorimuron ethyl 10% + metsulfuron...

Author(s) : Mounisha, J.; Menon, M. V.; Reddy, T. V.

Publisher : Crop and Weed Science Society, Nadia, India

Journal article : Journal of Crop and Weed 2021 Vol.17 No.1 pp.309-313 ref.3

13. Design, construct and evaluation of a single row hand-pushed mechanical weed control machine.

Weed control is one of the major problems in crop and vegetable production in Nigeria. Most of the peasant farmers use manual weeders in their cultivation, a process that is costly, labour intensive and time consuming. The process does not also give the farmer adequate returns to enable him...

Author(s) : Saleh, A.; Suleiman, M. L.

Publisher : NCRP, Faculty of Science, University of Port Harcourt, Port Harcourt, Nigeria

Journal article : Journal of Applied Sciences and Environmental Management 2021 Vol.25 No.3 pp.401-406 ref.14

14. Impact of tillage tools and weeding regimes on nutritive values of maize grains.

Two field trials were conducted at the Agronomy Research Farm of the University of Agriculture, Peshawar during the summer seasons of 2016 and 2017. The maize variety 'Azam' was sown in a layout of RCB design with split-plot arrangement, replicated four times. Data were recorded on the nutritive...

Author(s) : Luqman; Zahid Hussain

Publisher : The University of Agriculture, Peshawar, Pakistan

Journal article : Sarhad Journal of Agriculture 2021 Vol.37 No.1 pp.71-76 ref.19

15. Plastic mulch use in perennial fruit cropping systems - a review.

Perennial fruit crops are traditionally grown in systems without plastic mulch. However, there may be benefits to plastic mulch use and this review paper considers the use of plastic mulch in perennial fruit systems. Several studies have explored the use of non-biodegradable plastic mulches...

Author(s) : Zhang Huan; Miles, C.; Gerdeman, B.; Lahue, D. G.; DeVetter, L.

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Amsterdam, Netherlands

Journal article : Scientia Horticulturae 2021 Vol.281

16. Pratylenchidae: Achlysiella, Hirschmanniella, Nacobbus, Pratylenchus, Radopholus and Zygotylenchus species.

This chapter provides information on geographical distribution; host plants; symptoms; biology and life cycle; economic importance; movement and means of dispersal; pest risk analysis; invasiveness rating; management measures, including cultural, host resistance, biological, and chemical control;...

Author(s) : Ziaul Haque; Khan, M. R.

Book chapter : Handbook of invasive plant-parasitic nematodes 2021 pp.337-406

17. Compliance with infection prevention and control practice among prospective graduates of nursing school in South Korea.

The purpose of this study was to examine compliance with infection prevention and control practice and factors affecting compliance in nursing students who are about to graduate. A cross-sectional survey design was used. A total of 178 students from two nursing colleges in South Korea responded to...

Author(s) : Kim Hyunjung; Park Hyunju

Publisher : MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland

Journal article : International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health 2021 Vol.18 No.5 ref.29

18. The improvement of functional handwashing facilities during COVID-19: the perspective of Tanzania.

Fighting against coronavirus disease-2019 (COVID-19) goes hand in hand with the provision of proper water, sanitation, and hygiene (WASH) services. In this case, proper handwashing with soap and water plays a major role in the prevention of COVID-19, since it helps to deactivate and remove virus...

Author(s) : Shao, M.; Mushi, V.; Mwelange, L.; Mwakitalima, A.

Publisher : BioMed Central Ltd, London, UK

Correspondence : Tropical Medicine and Health 2021 Vol.49 No.46 pp.(27 May 2021) ref.9

19. Investigation on the incidence of rhizome rot of Paris polyphylla and its etiological analysis.

The rhizome rot of Paris polyphylla is a serious threat to the production of P. polyphylla. In order to understand the incidence of rhizome rot of P. polyphylla and provide practical basis for the disease prevention and control, our project team investigated the incidence of rhizome rot in the...

Author(s) : Zhou XianZhi; Gao Hui; Sun XinTao

Publisher : Editorial Department of Fujian Agricultural Science and Technology , Fuzhou, China

Journal article : Fujian Agricultural Science and Technology 2021 Vol.52 No.2 pp.37-40 ref.10

20. Crop diversification for improved weed management: a review.

Weeds are among the major constraints to any crop production system, reducing productivity and profitability. Herbicides are among the most effective methods to control weeds, and reliance on herbicides for weed control has increased significantly with the advent of herbicide-resistant crops....

Author(s) : Sharma, G.; Shrestha, S.; Kunwar, S.; Tseng, te M.

Publisher : MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland

Journal article : Agriculture 2021 Vol.11 No.5 ref.190

21. A study on complementary feeding and hand-washing practices in mothers having children from 6 to 23 months of age in urban slums of Silchar, Cachar, Assam.

Background- Breast feeding along with complementary feeding is essential for growth and nutritional development of the child. Weaning if done properly and timely along with breast feeding can prevent malnutrition in children. The study was done to assess the weaning and complementary feeding...

Author(s) : Moushumi Biswas

Publisher : Indian Journal of Basic and Applied Medical Research (IJBAMR), Nashik, India

Journal article : Indian Journal of Basic and Applied Medical Research 2021 Vol.10 No.3 pp.171-179 ref.21

22. Selectivity of post-emergent herbicides and weed control for sesame.

The expansion of sesame (Sesamum indicum) sowing in Brazil is hampered by problems related to weed management. Therefore, the aim was to evaluate the selectivity of herbicides applied in post-emergence in sesame, as well as the productive response of the crop to weed control. First, the behavior of ...

Foreign Title :Seletividade de herbicidas em pós-emergência e controle de plantas daninhas no gergelim.

Author(s) : Bereta, S. F.; Nohatto, M. A.; Rosa, E. de F. F. da; Kaseker, J. F.; Santos, M. C. dos; Witter, A. P. W.

Publisher : Universidade Federal da Grande Dourados (UFGD), Dourados, Brazil

Journal article : Revista Agrarian 2021 Vol.14 No.51 pp.27-35 ref.many

23. Global variation in hand hygiene practices among adolescents: the role of family and school-level factors.

While appropriate hand hygiene practices (HHP) are protective against infections, the paucity of evidence on global estimates and determinants of HHP in adolescents limits effective design and planning of intervention to improve HHP in young people. We examined the prevalence and correlates of HHP...

Author(s) : Jatrana, S.; Hasan, M. M.; Mamun, A. A.; Fatima, Y.

Publisher : MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland

Journal article : International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health 2021 Vol.18 No.9 ref.50

24. Row orientation and weeding time effect on yield of Aman rice.

The effect of row orientation and weeding time on growth, yield and yield attributes of transplanted Aman (T. Aman) rice cv. BRRI dhan41 were tested in the agronomy field laboratory of the Bangladesh Agricultural University, Mymensingh. The experiment was carried out from July to December 2017. It...

Author(s) : Alam, M.; Mondal, M.

Publisher : Bangladesh Council of Scientific and Industrial Research, Dhaka, Bangladesh

Journal article : Bangladesh Journal of Scientific and Industrial Research 2021 Vol.56 No.1 pp.47-52 ref.13

25. Integration of grazing and herbicide application improves management of barb goatgrass and medusahead in pasture and rangelands.

The invasive annual grasses barb goatgrass (Aegilops triuncialis L.) and medusahead (Elymus caput-medusae L.) are widespread in western states and present management challenges on grasslands. To develop an integrated management strategy for these species, we treated sites in five pastures in...

Author(s) : Bean, T. M.; Davy, J. S.; Kyser, G. B.

Publisher : Agriculture and Natural Resources, University of California, Richmond, USA

Journal article : California Agriculture 2021 Vol.75 No.2 pp.83-89 ref.40