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ISHS Acta Horticulturae 1225

III All Africa Horticultural Congress

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Convener   I.O.O. Aiyelaagbe 
Editors   I.O.O. Aiyelaagbe, H.A. Akintoye, I.B. Adeoye 
15 November 2018 
ISBN   978-94-62612-22-8 
ISSN   0567-7572 (print)   2406-6168 (electronic) 
Number of articles   70 
Place   Ibadan, Nigeria 
Online articles:
FEED AFRICA: development of horticultural agribusiness in Africa and the response of the African Development Bank (C. Ojukwu)
Boosting the vegetable sector in Africa (M.C.S. Wopereis)
Achieving livelihood and nutritional security through horticulture in India (N.K. Krishna Kumar)
How future climatic uncertainty and biotic stressors might influence the sustainability of African vegetable production (J.D.H. Keatinge, D.R. Ledesma, J.d'A. Hughes, F.J.D. Keatinge, S. Hauser, P.C.S. Traore)
Insect net: a novel technology to promote integrated pest management on horticultural crops in Africa (T. Martin, M. Saidi, S. Niassy, S. Simon, F. Vidogbena, L. Parrot, S. Ekesi, E. Deletre, S. Subramanian, F. Assogba-Komlan, V. Baird, K.K.M. Fiaboe, M. Ngouajio, J.E. Simon, A. Ratnadass)
Biological frontiers for genetic improvement and seed priming of horticultural crops: implications for horticulture in sub-Saharan Africa (A. Tenkouano, T. Dubois, V. Afari-Sefa)
Gender issues and horticulture for improved livelihoods (J.E. Olawoye)
Deploying partnership platforms to meet the needs of horticultural enterprises (R. Kahane, K. Diarra)
Cold chain management in horticultural crops value chains: options for smallholder farmers in Africa (J. Ambuko, F. Wanjiru, E. Karithi, M. Hutchinson, G. Chemining'wa, E. Mwachoni, B. Hansen, L. Wasilwa, W. Owino, N. Nenguwo)
Agrifinance: a commercial bank's perspective (A. Duroha)
Marketable yield and nutritional composition of amaranths in response to fertiliser (L.E. Matshona, V.I. Ayodele, F.R. Kutu)
Effect of propagation method, spacing and pruning on plant establishment of physic nut (Jatropha curcas L.) (U.S. Muhammad, A. Singh, I.U. Abubakar, M. Aliyu)
Growth and calyx yield response of roselle (Hibiscus sabdariffa L.) to fertilizer in southwest Nigeria (S.O. Babalola, O.I. Lawal, O.O. Oyedokun, A.A. Osipitan)
Physico-chemical properties of soils of cashew (Anacardium occidentale) plantations in Nigeria (A.A. Oloyede, E.A. Adeyemi, O.S.O. Akanbi, O.O. Olaniyi)
Response of two cultivars of cucumber (Cucumis sativus L.) to poultry manure (E. Jao, I.O.O. Aiyelaagbe, E.A. Makinde, W.A.O. Afolabi)
Influence of moisture regimes and organic manure on nutrient dynamics and growth of cashew (O.O. Olubode, L.A. Hammed, O.M. Odeyemi, F.J. Adekoya, F.M. Meroyi, O.I. Ogunlade)
Effects of fertilisers on growth and yield of tomato (M.B. Mahlatji, V.I. Ayodele, F.R. Kutu)
Influence of genotype and poultry manure rate on phenology and fruit yield of yellow passion fruit (O.O. Ndukwe, K.P. Baiyeri)
Productivity response of garden egg (Solanum melongena L.) to plant population and fertilizer (K.E. Law-Ogbomo, A.U. Osaigbovo)
Response of two cultivars of cucumber to compost and NPK fertilizers on two soils of southwestern Nigeria (A.G. Adebayo, A.O. Togun, H.A. Akintoye, J.A. Adediran)
Growth and flowering of scorpion orchid to growing medium and light quality (O.M. Olosunde, I.O.O. Aiyelaagbe, L.A. Hammed)
Productivity of sweet orange (Citrus sinensis (L.) Osbeck 'Agege 1') intercropped with cassava (A.A. Olaniyan, J.A. Fagbayide, V.I. Ayodele, O.O. Alamu)
Effect of BreatheWay® microporous membrane on gaseous atmosphere and shelf life of ackee fruit (M.A. Emanuel, P.F. Tennant, J.K. Brecht, D.J. Huber)
Tale of an orange: from the farm to the city (S.A. Ugoh)
Postharvest shelf life of mango fruits stored in a CoolbotTM cold room (J. Ambuko, E. Karithi, M. Hutchinson, L. Wasilwa, B. Hansen, W. Owino)
Evaluation of different ripening inducers on the quality, proximate composition and mineral residue in plantain (Musa AAB) fruits (A. Ojetayo, J. Bodunde, O.M. Odeyemi)
Effect of calcium chloride and salicylic acid solutions on the vase life of Heliconia spp. (H.A. Akintoye, O.A. Shokalu, M.T. Olatunji, A.G. Adebayo, O.O. Aina, I.E. James)
Shelf-life of pepper fruits as influenced by harvesting methods and storage conditions (O.B. Adewoyin, L.A. Babatola)
Influence of fruit coating and storage on ripening, spoilage and fruit quality of Mangifera indica (S.O.S. Akinyemi, O.B. Fajinmi, A.O. Oduntan)
Value-addition of sunburned pomegranate fruit to reduce postharvest losses: a cosmeceutical perspective (O.A. Fawole, U.L. Opara)
Postharvest rind colour and antioxidant composition of ‘Marsh’ grapefruit harvested from different canopy positions of the tree (O.O. Olarewaju, L.S. Magwaza, O.A. Fawole, S.Z. Tesfay, P.J.R. Cronje, U.L. Opara)
Calibration modelling for non-destructive estimation of external and internal quality parameters of 'Marsh' grapefruit using Vis/NIR spectroscopy (O.O. Olarewaju, L.S. Magwaza, H.H. Nieuwoudt, O.A. Fawole, S.Z. Tesfay, U.L. Opara)
Delayed harvest, fruit nutritional content and tree productivity of 'Reed' avocado (Persea americana) (P. Novela, T.P. Mafeo, N. Mathaba)
Physiological ageing of potato seed tubers as affected by storage conditions and storage duration in Plateau State, Nigeria (K.E. Deshi, N.I. Odiaka, M.O. Obasi)
Antioxidant and proximate properties of underutilized vegetables in western Nigeria (A.O. Oduntan, S.B. Fasoyiro, J.A. Akinfasoye, F.O. Adeboyejo, H.A. Akintoye)
Plantain diversity in the Democratic Republic of Congo and future prospects (J.G. Adheka, D.B. Dhed'a, G. Blomme, D. Karamura, R. Swennen, E. De Langhe)
Morphological diversity of spider plant (Cleome gynandra L.) germplasm from different African countries (O. Shilla, F.F. Dinssa, M.O. Abukutsa-Onyango, S.M. Githiri)
Germination of Chrysophyllum albidum seeds in response to seed weight and temperatures (D.O. Adelani, M.A. Aduradola, M.T. Akande, J.A. Bamikole)
Water stress effect on growth and phytochemical content of Clerodendrum volubile (B.M. Olukoya, A.M.A. Sakpere, A. Adetunji)
Dietary effect of Aloe vera crude saponin extract included urea-ammoniated maize stover silage fed West African Dwarf (WAD) ram (O. Kenneth-Obosi, O.J. Babayemi, A.A. Akinbami, A.A. Ogunjobi)
Biochemical characterisation of fruit juice from two yellow passion fruit genotypes as influenced by poultry manure rates (O.O. Ndukwe, K.P. Baiyeri)
Economic impacts of fertilizer micro-dosing in the production of underutilized indigenous vegetables in south west Nigeria: an ex-ante approach (A. Ayanwale, N. Ajekiigbe, D. Oyedele, C. Adebooye)
Determinants of household demand for fruits and vegetables in urban south-western Nigeria (R.B. Ibe, M.A.Y. Rahji, A.I. Adeoti, K.O. Adenegan)
Cut flower production potentials in Port Harcourt, Nigeria (O.M. Adedokun, O.L. Adesina)
Assessment of problems confronting sustainable tea production along the value chain in Nigeria (R.R. Ipinmoroti, A.R. Adedeji, O.O. Olaniyi, S.O. Aroyeun, A.A. Oloyede, K.A. Oluyole, B.A. Adebowale, I. Ndagi, O.S.O. Akanbi, S.A. Adeosun, A.T. Yahaya, E. Agbebaku)
Occupational hazards of citrus and pineapple farmers in southwest Nigeria (F.B. Olajide-Taiwo, J.E. Olawoye)
Scientists' involvement in partnership for generation and dissemination of horticultural technologies and innovation in Africa (L. Olajide-Taiwo, K.O. Kanu)
Impact of collective actions on technical efficiency of eru vegetable producers in Cameroon (J. Bidogeza, V. Afari-Sefa, S. Fokeng, J. Minkoua N.)
Prospects and challenges of lawn maintenance in Nigeria (H.A. Akintoye, A.G. Adebayo, M.T. Olatunji, O.A. Shokalu, I.B. Adeoye, A. Olaniyan, O.O. Aina)
Household perceptions with respect to food security: evidence from the rural-urban continuum in Cameroon (G. Njumbe, J. Bidogeza, R. Kamga, K. Fleissner, A. Tenkouano, V. Afari-Sefa, F. Rosine Nana)
Market structure and performance for plantain and banana in the tropics (S.O.S. Akinyemi, M.A. Adejoro, A.A. Layade, O.O. Adegbite)
Vegetable consumption among staff of agricultural based institutions in Ibadan, Nigeria (O.O. Oyedele, I.B. Adeoye, I.O. Amao, A.A. Layade, K.M. Bamimore)
Rating consumption of traditional vegetables in Tanzania using the awareness, interest, desire and action (AIDA) model (J. Ochieng, V. Afari-Sefa, S. Rajendran, D. Karanja, R. Kessy, S. Silvest)
Ergonomics and productivity of tomatoes in Tuta absoluta infested areas of Kano State, Nigeria (S.O. Afolayan, H. Habu, J.J. Yaduma, B.A. Idris, S.M. Shuaib, Y.G. Muazu, A.H. Hudu, A.U. Idris)
Building capacity in higher education horticulture in Nigeria: the contribution of the Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta, Nigeria (O.O. Olubode, I.O.O. Aiyelaagbe, L.A. Hammed, O.M. Olosunde, T.T. Joseph-Adekunle)
Demand for selected exotic fruits and vegetables among government workers: a quadratic almost ideal demand system approach (K.O. Adenegan, O.O. Adegbite, R.B. Ibe)
Priming and temperature effects on germination and early seedling growth of some Brassica spp. (N.S.B. Alias, L. Billa, A. Muhammad, A. Singh)
Adapting sawdust for Pleurotus tuber-regium cultivation (O.M. Adedokun, R. Thomas)
Characterization of the seed proteins of African locust bean (Parkia biglobosa), African breadfruit (Treculia africana) and soybean (Glycine max) (P.E. Akin-Idowu, K.O. Egbekunle, S.O.S. Akinyemi, U. Orkpeh)
Influence of explant slicing and cytokinin concentration on in vitro plantlet production of Musa sp. AAB 'Agbagba' (S.O.S. Akinyemi, C.O. Esuola, O.B. Fajinmi, P.E. Akin-Idowu)
Cytogenetic analysis of putative castor and cassava hybrids (O.A. Kolade, A.G.O. Dixon)
Curing influences nut-germination and seedling growth of kolanut (Cola nitida Vent. (Schott and Endl.)) (A.B. Olaniyan, K.A. Kolapo, L.A. Hammed)
Cashew (Anacardium occidentale) biotypes, nut forms and nut soaking effects on seedling emergence and growth (E.A. Adeyemi, H. Tijani-Eniola, M.O. Ogunlade, O.O. Omitade)
Sustainable approach in bio-rational management of Tuta absoluta (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae) in Tanzania (M. Chidege, N. Hassan, J. Abisgold, S. Al-Zaidi)
Evaluation of pepper genotypes for disease tolerance in southwest Nigeria (A.A. Fajinmi, A. Omotayo, C. Ribeiro, A.K. Oluleye, O.B. Fajinmi)
Farmers' perception and control practices against the invasive red spider mite (Tetranychus evansi Baker & Pritchard) in Benin (G.Y. Azandémè-Hounmalon, H.D. Affognon, F. Assogba-Komlan, M. Tamò, K.K.M. Fiaboe, S. Kreiter, T. Martin)
Mould and mycotoxin contamination of pepper: a review (A. Negedu, S.E. Atawodi, S.O. Fapohunda, H.A. Makun, M.A. Habib, H.Y. Tanko)
Risk assessment of aflatoxin B1 in 'egusi' melon seeds (Citrullus colocynthis) (M.B. Adeyemo, L. Jacxsens)
Control of aflatoxigenic mould and aflatoxins in melon seeds using Aframomum danielli indigenous plant (B.F. Oluwabamiwo, G.O. Adegoke, R. Akinoso, S.A. Denloye)
Mycotoxins as potential cause of human infertility - a review of evidence from animal and cellular models (U.A. Eze, S.E.M. Lewis, L. Connolly, Y.Y. Gong)

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