Journal of Plant Sciences

Volume 11, Issue 6, December 2023

  • Research Article

    Biofungicide Based Calcium, Azadirachta indica and Sida acuta Against Phytophthora megakarya

    Ebenezer Tatiekam Foka, Paul Martial Téné Tayo, Tatiana Flore Magni Pacha, Aristide Dzelamonyuy, Sylvain Leroy Kamdem Sado, Pierre Effa Onomo, Cécile Annie Ewané*, Thaddée Boudjeko

    Issue: Volume 11, Issue 6, December 2023
    Pages: 171-181
    Received: Sep. 14, 2023
    Accepted: Oct. 04, 2023
    Published: Nov. 09, 2023
    DOI: 10.11648/j.jps.20231106.11
    Abstract: Plant pesticides are a complementary means to other control methods and an alternative to chemical control. The identification of potential plants that can be used in plant protection against pests is increasing enormously, but the availability of bioformulations is low. The new products developed for plant protection aim to protect them against a ... Show More
  • Research Article

    Screening of Red Small Common Bean Genotypes for Resistance to Angular Leaf Spot and Cercospora Leaf Spot Disease of Common Bean at Bako Area

    Abay Guta

    Issue: Volume 11, Issue 6, December 2023
    Pages: 182-191
    Received: Oct. 22, 2023
    Accepted: Nov. 09, 2023
    Published: Nov. 29, 2023
    DOI: 10.11648/j.jps.20231106.12
    Abstract: Common bean (Phaseolus vulgaris L.) is an important crop worldwide, comprising of both dry beans and snap (green) beans. The crop has significant economic importance both in income and food sources with high nutritional value in developing countries of Africa, Asia and Latin America. Despite the economic and food security importance of these crops,... Show More
  • Review Article

    Effect of Mono Cropping on Soil Health and Fertility Management for Sustainable Agriculture Practices: A Review

    Tegegn Belete, Eshetu Yadete

    Issue: Volume 11, Issue 6, December 2023
    Pages: 192-197
    Received: Oct. 19, 2023
    Accepted: Nov. 02, 2023
    Published: Nov. 30, 2023
    DOI: 10.11648/j.jps.20231106.13
    Abstract: Mono cropping is a common practice in agriculture, and usually causes serious economic losses due to soil degeneration, decreased crop yield and quality, and increased disease incidence, and pest occurance. It mainly due to changes in soil microbial communities, nutrient availability, and allelopathy effect. Recently, progressive studies have illus... Show More