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International Journal of Agricultural and Applied Sciences (IJAAS)

The “International Journal of Agricultural and Applied Sciences (IJAAS) (ISSN 2582-8053)” is a peer-reviewed international academic journal, providing a solid platform to all academicians, practicing managers, researchers, and those who are engaged in global current issues and trends in Agricultural and Applied Sciences for Publishing basic and applied research articles in the field of agricultural and allied sciences by the Agricultural and Environmental Technology Development Society (AETDS), U. S. Nagar, Uttarakhand, India. It has the basic objective of rapid broadcasting of knowledge.

The IJAAS works on open access policy and provides immediate open access to all its content in order to make research freely available to the public, ensures a greater global exchange of knowledge. The journal has a distinguished editorial board from all over the academic world.

We welcome your submission to our blind peer-reviewed, international bi-annual journal “International Journal of Agricultural and Applied Sciences (IJAAS)” (ISSN 2582-8053) in the field of agricultural, environmental, animal, life sciences and food technologies, etc.

IJAAS is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium provided the original work is properly cited.

Frequency

IJAAS is publishing 2 issues per year per volume. The accepted articles along with the abstract will appear online in PDF as per schedule. There are NO Submission/Handling charges, and the articles are published online with full open access. Further, the corresponding author will get one complimentary PDF copy of the Journal.

Special Issues

Any researchers can submit a proposal for organizing special issues, but the final decision will be from the editorial office, special issues or proceedings are also considered from Conferences and Seminars. The organizing secretary can request special issues.

DOI Prefix: 10.52804, CODEN: IJAAJQ
Creative Commons License

International Journal of Agricultural and Applied Sciences
(IJAAS)” (ISSN 2582-8053) is licensed under a 
Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.

The “International Journal of Agricultural and Applied Sciences (IJAAS)” is a peer-reviewed reviewed international academic journal, providing a solid platform to all academicians, practicing managers, researchers, and those who are engaged in global current issues and trends in Agricultural and Applied Sciences. Publishing basic and applied research articles in the field of agricultural and allied sciences by the Agricultural and Environmental Technology Development Society (AETDS), U. S. Nagar, Uttarakhand, India. It has the basic objective of rapid broadcasting of knowledge.

The IJAAS works on open access policy and provides immediate open access to all its content in order to make research freely available to the public, ensures a greater global exchange of knowledge. The journal has a distinguished editorial board from all over the academic world.

Aim and Scope

We invite you to contribute Research Papers / Short Communications / Review Papers:

Agricultural/horticultural sciences and food technologies.
Environment, pollution, ecology, ecosystem, nature conservation, biodiversity, etc.
Animal sciences, poultry, dairy, fishery, duckery, piggery, sericulture, beekeeping, etc.
Environmental biotechnology, waste treatment of liquids, solids, and gases; sustainability.
Inter-related fields of chemical sciences, biological sciences, environmental sciences, and life sciences.
Plant biotechnology, animal biotechnology, environmental biotechnology, etc.

Peer-review process

Submissions are sent to two experts for review and if both the experts approve, then only the paper will be accepted for publication. We are continuously improving the journal, with the goal of having one of the best international scientific journals in the world. Therefore, we are presently in search of a good team of editors, associate editors, co-editors, regional editors, subject editors and conference editors throughout the world. Our interdisciplinary journal publishes only the most cutting-edge research, with the goal of connecting scientists to develop various research projects in consultation with a variety of industry partners for the benefit of mankind.

Editorial Board
Editor-in-Chief
Dr. Wajid Hasan, Ph.D., PDF, Entomologist, Krishi Vigyan Kendra, Jehanabad-804432, Bihar Agricultural University, Sabour, India
Email: chiefeditorijaas@agetds.com, entowajid@gmail.com;

Mobile number: +91 7004942581,What's app +91 7004942581

Associate-Editor-in-Chief
Dr. A.K.Srivastava, Principal Scientist (Soil Science), ICAR- Central Citrus Research Institute, Nagpur, Maharashtra, India
Email: anoop.srivastava@icar.gov.in, ORCID iD:https://orcid.org/0000-0001-5111-599X
Associate Editors
Prof. C. P. Singh, Former Prof. Department of Entomology, G.B.P.U.A. & T., Pantnagar, India

Email: dr.cpsingh29@gmail.com, associateditorijaas@agetds.com
Dr. Ved Prakash Tyagi, Former Principal Scientist, Indian Agricultural Research Institute (IARI), Pusa, New Delhi, India
Email: associateditorijaas2@agetds.com, ved_tyagi@rediffmail.com
Dr. Akhlaq Husain, Former Scientist-E / Joint Director, Zoological Survey of India.
Email: nrc@zsi.gov.in, drakhlaqhusain@gmail.com
Prof. Sanjay-Swami, School of Natural Resource Management, College of Post Graduate Studies in Agricultural Sciences,
(Central Agricultural University),UMIAM (Barapani)-793 103, Meghalaya, INDIA
Email: sanjay.nrm.cpgsas@cau.ac.in; ORCID iD: https://orcid.org/0000-0001-8961-4671
Dr. Jameel Akhtar, Principal Scientist, Division of Plant Quarantine, ICAR-National Bureau of Plant Genetic Resources, New Delhi, India
Email: jameel.akhtar@icar.gov.in
Prof. Dr. Mirza Hasanuzzaman, Department of Agronomy, Faculty of Agriculture, Sher-e-Bangla Agricultural University, Dhaka-1207, Bangladesh
E-mail: mhzsauag@yahoo.com
Prof. Attia Ahmed Mansour El-Gayar, Management of soil, water, and environment Professor, Soil, Water & Environment Research Institute. Giza, Egypt.
Email: attia.elgayar@arc.sci.eg, attiaelgayar@yahoo.com
Dr. Motiar Rohman, Senior Scientific Officer, Plant Breeding Division, Bangladesh Agricultural Research Institute (BARI), Gazipur, Dhaka, Bangladesh
Email: mrahman@bari.gov.bd
Prof. Anil Kumar, Department of Livestock Production Management, College of Veterinary & Animal Sciences, GBPUAT, Pantnagar, U.S.Nagar, Uttarakhand, India
Email: anilkumarlpm@gbpuat-tech.ac.in
Dr. Wasi Ahmad, PhD., PDF, Associate Professor, Department of Chemical Engineering, Dhofar University, Salalah, Oman
Email: mwahmad@du.edu.om, ORCID iD:https://orcid.org/0000-0001-8201-1317
Dr. Harikesh Singh,
Associate Professor, Department of Entomology, Gochar Mahavidyalaya, Rampur Maniharan, Saharanpur (U.P.), India
Email: harikeshsingh@gocharmahavidyalaya.ac.com, ORCID iD: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-2531-4423
Dr. Abdul Majid Ansari, Junior Scientist-cum-Assistant Professor (Horticulture Zonal Research Station (Birsa Agricultural University, Ranchi) Palamau, Jharkhand, India
Email: abdulmajidansari@bauranchi.org; ORCID iD: https://orcid.org/0000-0001-6841-1226
Dr. Arvind Kumar, Scientist-E, Forest Protection Division, Forest Research Institute, Dehradun, UK, India
Email: arvind_ifp@icfre.org; ORCID iD: https://orcid.org/0000-0003-3218-7319
Dr. Santosh Marahatta Head, Department of AgronomyFaculty of Agriculture, Agriculture and Forestry University, Rampur, Chitwan, Nepal
Email: smarahatta@afu.edu.np
Dr. Popy Bora, Junior Scientist (Plant Pathology), Assam Agricultural University, Jorhat, Assam, India
Email id: popy.bora@aau.ac.in;
Dr. Renu Choithrani, Assistant Professor; Department of Physics and Electronics, Barkatullah University Bhopal, India
Email id: renu.choithrani@bubhopal.ac.in;

International Journal of Agricultural and Applied Sciences

[Biannual Peer Reviewed International Journal of Agricultural And Applied Sciences]

Published By: Agricultural and Environmental Technology Development Society (AETDS), India

Online ISSN (E): 2582-8053
Published: 2021-06-30

IJAAS Volume 2[1] June, 2021

Cover Page [DOWNLOAD]

Table of Content[Download in pdf]

REVIEW ARTICLE
1. Review and Updating: Anurans (Amphibia) of Bihar and Jharkhand, India, with some new records from Jehanabad (Bihar) and their role as potential biological controllers

Akhlaq Husain and Wajid Hasan

[Abstract]
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2. CRISPR-based genome editing: Catching impossibles for citrus improvements

Jagannadham Prasanth Tej Kumar and Thirugnanavel Anbalagan

[Abstract]
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3. Production Trend, Constraints, and Strategies for Millet Cultivation in Nepal: A Study from
Review Perspective

Pramod Gyawali

[Abstract]
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ORIGINAL ARTICLE
4. Molecular Characterization of chickpea genotypes and Identification of true hybrids by molecular markers

Bhavana Surduse, P. A. Mohanapure, V.C.Khelurkar, M. P. Moharil, A.A.Sapkal, P. V. Jadhav, D.R. Rathod, S.B. Sakhare, A. W. Thorat, Y.V. Ingle and R.B.Ghorade

[Abstract]
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5. Kinetics of potassium release from soil amended with clinoptilolite zeolite and maize stalks biochar

Fatma N. Thabit

[Abstract]
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6. Biology study of white grub Holotrichia nagpurensis (Scarabaeidae: Melolonthinae)

Seema Rani, Riazuddin, Rinni Saharwat, Manish Kumar Sharma and Jagpal Singh

[Abstract]
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7. Effect of number of seedlings per hill on performance and yield of spring rice (Oryza sativa L.) in Rajapur, Bardiya, Nepal

Hikmat Paudel, Suman Dhakal, Kalyani Shrestha, Hemanta Paudel and Dikshya Khatiwada

[Abstract]
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8. Soil properties among Indian Central Himalayan agroecosystems as affected by altitude and size variations

Charu Shahi, SS Bargali and Kiran Bargali

[Abstract]
[Fulltext PDF]

9. Performance of wheat and mustard in agroforestry system under terai conditions of U.P., India

Afreen Mohsin and Faiz Mohsin

[Abstract]
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10. Biological indicative assessment of nematodes in evaluating different terrestrial habitats

Mohammad Asif, Rehmat Jahan and Mohammad Mahboob

[Abstract]
[Fulltext PDF]

11. Morpho-molecular characterization of Bipolaris and Exserohilum spp. infecting various
agricultural crops

Seema Singh, Sneha Sharma, Aaqib Ali, A Kandan, Pardeep Kumar and Jameel Akhtar

[Abstract]
[Fulltext PDF]

12. Nutrient uptake by black gram (Vigna mungo L. Hepper) as influenced by phosphorus and
boron fertilization in acid Inceptisol of Meghalaya

Muddana Sri Sai Charan Satya and Sanjay-Swami

[Abstract]
[Fulltext PDF]

13. Root-knot nematode (Meloidogyne incognita) an emerging problem in pointed gourd in Sitapur, Uttar Pradesh, India: a serious threat

Mukesh Sehgal, D.S. Srivastava, Meenakshi Malik and Anand Singh

[Abstract]
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14. Fruit characters and yield of strawberry (Fragaria x ananassa Duch.) as influenced by different concentrations of gibberellic acid

S.H. Ansary, N. Mudi, K. Barui, A. Majumdar, N. Gayen and A. K. Chowdhury

[Abstract]
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15. Assessment of In-vitro culture through Nodal explants of Dendrocalamus hamiltonii

Abha Jha and Sunila Das

[Abstract]
[Fulltext PDF]

16. Effect of weather parameters on the incidence of thrips, Thrips tabaci Lindeman and its predator, Coccinella septumpunctata Linn. on garlic crop

Ramgopal Dudwal, B.L. Jat and Alka Kataria

[Abstract]
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17. New record of Humbertium proserpina (Humbert, 1862) from Tenkasi district, Tamil Nadu, India

Selvaraj Selvamurugan, Usha Balasubramanian and K. Vasanthi

[Abstract]
[Fulltext PDF]

18. Storage behaviour of the pickle prepared from various cultivars of aonla (Emblica officinalis Gaertn.)

Rajendra Kumar

[Abstract]
[Fulltext PDF]

Manuscript Submission
Online Submission System

Publishing your research article in the International Journal of
Agricultural and Applied Sciences (IJAAS) is simple and efficient. We have an online submission system:

Email: chiefeditorijaas@agetds.com, entowajid@gmail.com

The article Withdrawal Policy
Withdrawal of an article is not possible after the publication. The author can withdraw the article before the publication after the peer-review and the typesetting (but not yet published) the author will pay charged Rs. 2000/- for India & for other countries USD 50 per article.

Publication Ethics

Authors should certify that their manuscripts are their original work. Plagiarism, Duplicate, Data Fabrication and Falsification, and Redundant Publications are forbidden. The authors must ensure that the work and/or words of others are appropriately cited or quoted and identify all sources used in the creation of their manuscripts if the author used the work and/ words of others. All Authors certified that the manuscript has not previously been published and is not currently under consideration for publication elsewhere.

Author Guidelines

Papers submitted to the ‘International Journal of Agricultural and Applied Sciences (IJAAS)’ will be subjected to “Double-Blind Peer Reviewed”. On the basis of the referee's comments, the author(s) will be asked by the editor to revise the paper/answer the queries. Members, as well as non-members of the Agricultural & Environmental Technology Development Society (AETDS), can publish articles in this journal. Original Research Articles are accepted on the understanding that the work described is original and has not been published elsewhere and that the authors have obtained the necessary authorization for publication of the material submitted. At present one or two Review articles will be accepted for publication in each issue.

Subject Matter:

Articles on all aspects of agricultural and life sciences will be accepted.

Manuscript:

It should be in clear concise English, typewritten in double space with at least 2.5 cm margins. The full research paper should not exceed 15 typed pages including tables and figures and should contain an abstract with 4-5 keywords, introduction, materials and methods, results and discussion, acknowledgment, and references. Short notes, not exceeding 6 typed pages, may also be divided into different sections with a short abstract. MS Word file is preferred. Submitted papers will be acknowledged. Journal reserves the right to accept/reject and modify the articles into research article/ research note. Review articles should be up to 30 pages in the prescribed format including at least 80 references with a maximum limit of 120 references in the bibliography format of the standard journal. All articles should be submitted online only (Email: chiefeditorijaas@agetds.com, entowajid@gmail.com).

Authorship of the Paper:

To maintain the standard of the authorship of research documentation, it is suggested to the leading/corresponding author that the authorship should be limited to those who have made a significant contribution to the conception, design, execution, or interpretation of the reported study. All those who have made significant contributions should be listed as co-authors. The other contributors who have participated in certain substantive aspects of the research project should be acknowledged or listed as contributors. One author should be designated as the corresponding author. The corresponding author should ensure that no inappropriate co-authors are included in the paper and that all co-authors have seen and approved the final version of the paper and have agreed to its submission for publication.

Corresponding author:

The corresponding author is fully responsible for any disputes arising due to the published manuscript.

Title page:

The title should be crisp and clearly indicates the contents of the article. Bold all words having four or more than four letters, Capitalize after colon and en dash. This should be followed by the name(s) of the author(s), affiliation, and mailing address including the e-mail of the corresponding author.

Abstract:

A brief informative abstract should follow on the second page of the manuscript. It should clearly bring out the scope of the work and its salient features. It should be a single paragraph of not more than 300 words.

Keywords:

The abstract should be followed by the important keywords (not more than five) of the article, which can be included in various indexes.

Introduction:

It should be brief, crisp and introduce the work in clear terms. Key references related to the work must be cited.

Materials and Methods:

The standard and already reported method must be clearly given or cited. Any modification of the original method must be duly highlighted. There is no need for details of statistical methodology in this section, except the original paper of statistics. This section may be subtitled for clarity. Use standard abbreviations of the various units. ISI units should be used for measurements.

Results and Discussion:

This section is the core of the research article; you have to emphasize your work with facts and citations. It can also be subtitled for clarity. Results and discussion should be combined. Salient results must be highlighted and discussed with related works. A brief conclusion of the research finding and future line of work may be given at the end.

Figures and Structures:

Structure drawings, graphs, and diagrams should be given in JPEG format separately and also placed in the text preferably through MS Word. Figures/structures must be numbered with figure numbers like Fig.1, Fig 2, and their approximate position in the text indicated. It is the author's responsibility to provide suitable figures and drawings.

Tables:

Tables should be typed on separate sheets and numbered consecutively within the text in Arabic numbers. They should bear a descriptive short heading in lower case, which starts with the word "Table". Their place in the text should be indicated.

Reference:

Relevant references shall be quoted under each section and must be cited in full in the reference section. References to unpublished work and abstract citation may be avoided. The following style should be followed:

References:

Name and year style. If there are more than six authors in the reference list, the first six authors should be included followed by ‘et al.’ en dash for page ranges
Examples: Journal reference
Weikert, S., Freyer, D. and Weih, M. 2005. Central nervous system in culture. Brain Res., 748 (5): 1-11.
Book Reference (Textbook or whole edited book)
Strunk, W., and White, E.B. 1979. The elements of style. Third ed. McMillon, New York, IX, PP. 209.
Book Reference (Edited book)
Strunk, W., and White, E.B. 1979. Interface friction and energy dissipation. In: Dowson, D., Taylor, C.M. (eds.), Dissipastive Process in Tribology, Vol. 27. Elsevier, Amsterdom, P. 223-234.
Thesis:
Fang, C.L. 2005. New Models in Logistics Network Design (Ph.D. Thesis) Nanyang University, Singapore, PP. 216.
Research report:
Thompson, C.P. 2007. Warp strike in New Zealand through fisheries. Report no. 33. Ministry of Fisheries, Wellington.
Conference Proceeding:
Fang, C.L. 2005. Spectral Shape Analysis. In: Wada, K. (ed.), Proceedings of International Symposium on …….., Japan, May 2-5, 1990. Location, Publisher, 223-234.

Statement about Open Access and copyright:
Open Access:

This is an open-access journal which means that all content is freely available without charge to the user or his/her institution. Users are allowed to read, download, copy, distribute, print, search, or link to the full texts of the articles in this journal without asking prior permission from the publisher or the author. This is in accordance with the BOAI definition of open access.

Copyright: Submission of a manuscript implies the following:

The work described has not been published before (except in the form of an abstract or as part of thesis).

This manuscript is not under consideration for publication elsewhere.

When the manuscript is accepted for publication, the authors agree to automatic transfer of the copyright to the ‘International Journal of Agricultural and Applied Sciences (IJAAS)’ and ‘Agricultural & Environmental Technology Development Society (AETDS)’.

Errors in published works:

When an author discovers a significant error or inaccuracy in his/her own published work, it is the author's obligation to promptly notify the journal editor or publisher and cooperate with the editor to retract or correct the paper.

Concurrent Publication:

An author should not in general publish manuscripts describing essentially the same research in more than one journal or primary publication. Submitting the same manuscript to more than one journal concurrently constitutes unethical publishing behavior and is unacceptable.

Plagiarism Policy:

The Editorial Board of the International Journal of Agricultural and Applied Sciences (IJAAS) considers very seriously plagiarism in manuscripts received. In case of any allegations of plagiarism brought to the notice of the Editor, it will be investigated properly. It will be exposed if found true. A notice of the discovery will be included in the corresponding issue itself.

Acknowledgment of Sources:

Proper acknowledgment of the work of others must always be given.

The article Withdrawal Policy
Withdrawal of an article is not possible after the publication. The author can withdraw the article before the publication after the peer-review and the typesetting (but not yet published) the author will pay charged Rs. 2000/- for India & for other countries USD 50 per article.

Manuscripts and communication:

All submitted articles:
- must be original
- must be previously unpublished research results
- must be experimental or theoretical
- must be in IJAAS prescribed word template
- and will be peer-reviewed
- may not be considered for publication elsewhere at any time during the review period

Manuscripts and all communications should be submitted through email only.

(Email: chiefeditorijaas@agetds.com, entowajid@gmail.com)

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Research Paper Submission for Volume 2, Issue 2, December 2021.
We invite you to contribute Research Papers / Short Communications / Review Papers:
Agricultural/horticultural sciences and food technologies.
Environment, pollution, ecology, ecosystem, nature conservation, biodiversity, etc.
Animal sciences, poultry, dairy, fishery, duckery, piggery, sericulture, beekeeping, etc.
Environmental biotechnology, waste treatment of liquids, solids and gases; sustainability.
Inter-related fields of chemical sciences, biological sciences, environmental sciences, and life sciences.
Plant biotechnology, animal biotechnology, environmental biotechnology, etc.
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Editor-in-Chief
Dr. Wajid Hasan, Ph.D., PDF, Entomologist, Krishi Vigyan Kendra, Jehanabad-804432, Bihar Agricultural University, Sabour, India
Email: chiefeditorijaas@agetds.com , entowajid@gmail.com, Mob: +91 7004942581, +91 06114 295107