AJRTC Vol 3 Aug 1999

African Journal of Root and Tuber Crops
Volume 3 No 2:1-68. August 1999 ISSN 1118-2075
No Title Authors Pages Crop
1 Scheduling of irrigation on sweet potato (Ipomoea batatas [L.] Lam) G.O. Chukwu 1-3 Sweetpotato
2 Peeling rate of a manually-operated cassava (Manihot esculenta Crantz) peeling machine I.N. Itodo 3-6 Cassava
3 The effect of population pressure and gender on farm labor use in the cassava producing zones of sub-Saharan Africa C.I. Ezedinma 7-11 Cassava
4 Quality evaluation of gari from major producing areas of Delta and Edo States of Nigeria U.J. Ukpabi & M. Dafe 11-13 Gari
5 Control of yam tuber (Dioscorea rotundata) rot agent Sclerotium rolfsii with camwood (Baphia nitida Lodd) sawdust extract B.O. Ejechi & M.E. Ilondu 13-15 Yam
6 The physico-chemical properties of sweet potato (Ipomoea batatas L. Lam) root flour as affected by processing condition C.I. Iwuoha & M.I. Nwakanma 15-18 Sweetpotato
7 Flavouring properties of species on cassava fufu D.E. Okwu 18-20 Cassava
8 The cassava price cycle: evidence from Western Congo (ex-Zaire) Ir. F. Goossens 20-23 Cassava
9 Technology transfer strategies: the case of sustainable cassava plant protection in Cameroon B. Bakia, J.T. Ambe & B. James 23-27 Cassava
10 Effect of greening on the performance and maceration of cocoyam corm slices by cell-wall-degrading enzymes B.A. Onuegbu & K. Zuofa 28-29 Cocoyam
11 Effects of substitution of maize by sweet potato root meal and pelleting of diet on the performance of growing rabbits O.A. Abu & O.O. Tewe 30-33 Maize
12 Effects of weather change and planting sett on growth and productivity of cassava in south-eastern Nigeria O.N. Eke-Okoro, O.U. Okereke & J.E. Okeke 34-38 Cassava
13 Comparative efficacy of thermotherapy and chemotherapy of control of root-knot nematodes, Meloidogyne spp. in yam tubers B. Fawole & O.S. Osunlola 38-40 Yam
14 Microbial deterioration of potato tubers (Solanum tuberosum L.) in Nigeria A.C. Amadioha & V.A. Adisa 40-43 Potato
15 Effect of seed weight on yield determinants, yield components and intra-plot variability in yield of yams (Dioscorea spp.) O.O. Okoli, M.U. Opara & C.O. Anyoha 44-48 Yam
16 Root crops production and development in a rural community in southwest Cameroon: the BONAVADA experience J.M. Ngeve 48-53 Root crops
17 Comparative evaluation of five legume species for soil fertility improvement, weed suppression and component crop yield in cassava/legume intercrops O.N. Eke-Okoro, J.E.G. Ikeorgu & E.O.A, Okorocha 54-57 Cassava/Legume
18 Distribution and symptom expression of cassava brown streak disease in southern Tanzania R.J. Hillocks, M.D. Raya & J.M. Thresh 57-62 Cassava
19 La fabrication de cossettes à partir d’ignames Dioscorea alata: influence de la varieté et du type de cossette sur le séchage, la conservation et les qualités organoleptiques P. Vernier, R.A. Dossou et P. Letourmy 62-67