1. Effect of Salinity Stress and Exogenously Applied Methyl Jasmonate on Growth and Physiological Traits of Two Carthamus tinctorius Varieties

Maryam Chavoushi; Khosrow Manoochehri Kalantari; Mohamad Javad Arvin

Volume 6, Issue 1 , Winter and Spring 2019, , Pages 39-49

http://dx.doi.org/10.22059/ijhst.2019.277800.283

Abstract
  Salinity stress is one of the main limiting factors for optimum agricultural productivity of safflower, Carthamus tinctorius L., in arid and semi-arid regions. It could leads to significant changes in plant biochemical, physiological, and growth traits. Salinity induced endogenous rise in jasmonic acid ...  Read More

2. Effect of nitrogen fertilizer on growth, quality and yield of Mrenda (Corchorus olitorius) morphotypes in Kenya

David Kiprono Rutto; Elizabeth Omami; Julius Ochuodho; Lucas Ngode

Volume 5, Issue 1 , Winter and Spring 2018, , Pages 1-10

http://dx.doi.org/10.22059/ijhst.2018.254156.226

Abstract
  Production of Mrenda (Corchorus olitorius) in Kenya has been low due to various reasons, such as poor agronomic practices like incorrect fertilizer rates. Observations from the Mrenda growing areas showed that there is high unmet demand for crop in local market and even for export. This is due to yields ...  Read More