SOCIO-ECONOMIC CHARACTERISTICS OF WATERMELON MARKETERS IN IBADAN METROPOLIS, OYO STATE, NIGERIA

SOCIO-ECONOMIC CHARACTERISTICS OF WATERMELON MARKETERS IN IBADAN METROPOLIS, OYO STATE, NIGERIA The research examined the socio-economic characteristics of watermelon marketers in Ibadan Metropolis of Oyo State. Primary data collected through structured questionnaires were used for the study and a total of 100 watermelon marketers were sampled from four majormarkets of the metropolis. Both description and […]

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THE OXIDATIVE STRESS STATUS OF RATS FED ON OIL BEAN SEED MEAL

THE OXIDATIVE STRESS STATUS OF RATS FED ON OIL BEAN SEED MEAL   ABSTRACT This study was on oxidative stress status of rat fed with Pentaclethra macrophylla, otherwise known as African oil bean seed oil in English or Ugba in Igbo. Sixteen male rats were distributed into four groups. 1 (control), then group 2, 3, […]

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Drying And Reduction In Sensitivity To Desiccation Ofcampomanesiaxanthocarpaseeds

DRYING AND REDUCTION IN SENSITIVITY TO DESICCATION OFCAMPOMANESIAXANTHOCARPASEEDS TABLE CONTENTS Title Page———i Certification——–ii Dedication———iii Acknowledgement——-iv Abstract ———vi Table of Content——–vii   Chapter One 1.0 Introduction ——-1 1.1 Statement of Problem——4 1.2 Purpose of the Study——5 1.3 Significance of Study——8 1.4 Limitation——–9 1.5 Scope of Study——-11   Chapter Two 2.0 Review of Related Literature —-12 2.6 Summary of Literature Review—- 19   Chapter Three 3.0 Research Methodology and Procedure—22 3.1 Population ——–22 3.2 Sample and Sampling Technique—-22 3.3 Validation of the Instrument —-23 3.4 Reliability of the Instrument […]

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Water Potential And Embryonic Axisviability In Recalcitrant Seeds Of Quercusrubra

WATER POTENTIAL  AND EMBRYONIC AXISVIABILITY   IN   RECALCITRANT   SEEDS   OF   QUERCUSRUBRA TABLE CONTENTS Title Page———i Certification——–ii Dedication———iii Acknowledgement——-iv Abstract ———vi Table of Content——–vii   Chapter One 1.0 Introduction ——-1 1.1 Statement of Problem——4 1.2 Purpose of the Study——5 1.3 Significance of Study——8 1.4 Limitation——–9 1.5 Scope of Study——-11   Chapter Two 2.0 Review of Related Literature —-12 2.6 Summary of Literature Review—- 19   Chapter Three 3.0 Research Methodology and Procedure—22 3.1 Population ——–22 3.2 Sample and Sampling Technique—-22 3.3 Validation of the Instrument —-23 3.4 Reliability of […]

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Desiccation Tolerance And Antioxidantenzymatic Activity In Citrus Reshni Seeds Exposed Tovarious Drying Rates

DESICCATION  TOLERANCE AND ANTIOXIDANTENZYMATIC ACTIVITY IN CITRUS RESHNI SEEDS EXPOSED TOVARIOUS  DRYING   RATES TABLE CONTENTS Title Page———i Certification——–ii Dedication———iii Acknowledgement——-iv Abstract ———vi Table of Content——–vii   Chapter One 1.0 Introduction ——-1 1.1 Statement of Problem——4 1.2 Purpose of the Study——5 1.3 Significance of Study——8 1.4 Limitation——–9 1.5 Scope of Study——-11   Chapter Two 2.0 Review of Related Literature —-12 2.6 Summary of Literature Review—- 19   Chapter Three 3.0 Research Methodology and Procedure—22 3.1 Population ——–22 3.2 Sample and Sampling Technique—-22 3.3 Validation of the […]

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Fast desiccation response of seeds of garcinia imberti bourd. An endangered and endemic species to agasthyamala biosphere reserve.

FAST DESICCATION RESPONSE OF SEEDS OF GARCINIA IMBERTI BOURD. AN ENDANGERED AND ENDEMIC SPECIES TO AGASTHYAMALA BIOSPHERE RESERVE. TABLE CONTENTS Title Page———i Certification——–ii Dedication———iii Acknowledgement——-iv Abstract ———vi Table of Content——–vii   Chapter One 1.0 Introduction ——-1 1.1 Statement of Problem——4 1.2 Purpose of the Study——5 1.3 Significance of Study——8 1.4 Limitation——–9 1.5 Scope of Study——-11   Chapter Two 2.0 Review of Related Literature —-12 2.6 Summary of Literature Review—- 19   Chapter Three 3.0 Research Methodology and Procedure—22 3.1 Population ——–22 […]

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Physiological, Cellular And Molecular Aspects Of The Desiccation Tolerance In Anadenanthera Colubrina Seeds During Germination

PHYSIOLOGICAL, CELLULAR AND MOLECULAR ASPECTS OF THE DESICCATION TOLERANCE IN ANADENANTHERA COLUBRINA SEEDS DURING GERMINATION Abstract During germination, orthodox seeds become gradually intolerant to desiccation, and for this reason, they are a good model for recalcitrance studies. In the present work, physiological, biochemical, and ultrastructural aspects of the desiccation tolerance were characterized during the germination […]

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Impact Of Fast And Slow Desiccation On Garcinia Imberti Seed And Seedling Vigour

IMPACT OF FAST AND SLOW DESICCATION ON GARCINIA IMBERTI SEED AND SEEDLING VIGOUR TABLE CONTENTS Title Page———i Certification——–ii Dedication———iii Acknowledgement——-iv Abstract ———vi Table of Content——–vii   Chapter One 1.0 Introduction ——-1 1.1 Statement of Problem——4 1.2 Purpose of the Study——5 1.3 Significance of Study——8 1.4 Limitation——–9 1.5 Scope of Study——-11   Chapter Two 2.0 Review of Related Literature —-12 2.6 Summary of Literature Review—- 19   Chapter Three 3.0 Research Methodology and Procedure—22 3.1 Population ——–22 3.2 Sample and Sampling Technique—-22 3.3 Validation of the […]

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Fruit Predation And Adaptive Strategies Of Garcinia Imberti, An Endangered Species Of Southern Western Ghats

FRUIT PREDATION AND ADAPTIVE STRATEGIES OF GARCINIA IMBERTI, AN ENDANGERED SPECIES OF SOUTHERN WESTERN GHATS TABLE CONTENTS Title Page———i Certification——–ii Dedication———iii Acknowledgement——-iv Abstract ———vi Table of Content——–vii   Chapter One 1.0 Introduction ——-1 1.1 Statement of Problem——4 1.2 Purpose of the Study——5 1.3 Significance of Study——8 1.4 Limitation——–9 1.5 Scope of Study——-11   Chapter Two 2.0 Review of Related Literature —-12 2.6 Summary of Literature Review—- 19   Chapter Three 3.0 Research Methodology and Procedure—22 3.1 Population ——–22 3.2 Sample and Sampling Technique—-22 […]

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Analyses Of Several Seed Viability Markers In Individual Recalcitrant Seeds Of Eugenia Stipitata Mcvaugh With Totipotent Germination

ANALYSES OF SEVERAL SEED VIABILITY MARKERS IN INDIVIDUAL RECALCITRANT SEEDS OF EUGENIA STIPITATA MCVAUGH WITH TOTIPOTENT GERMINATION Abstract The use of biochemical seed viability markers is often compromised by the unknown partitioning of analytes in bulk seed lots consisting of inseparable populations of viable and nonviable seeds. We took advantage of an unusual morphological syndrome […]

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Effects Of Water Soaking And Light On The Dormancy Of Garcinia Kola (Heckel) Seeds

EFFECTS OF WATER  SOAKING AND LIGHT ON THE  DORMANCY OF GARCINIA KOLA (HECKEL) SEEDS TABLE CONTENTS Title Page———i Certification——–ii Dedication———iii Acknowledgement——-iv Abstract ———vi Table of Content——–vii   Chapter One 1.0 Introduction ——-1 1.1 Statement of Problem——4 1.2 Purpose of the Study——5 1.3 Significance of Study——8 1.4 Limitation——–9 1.5 Scope of Study——-11   Chapter Two 2.0 Review of Related Literature —-12 2.6 Summary of Literature Review—- 19   Chapter Three 3.0 Research Methodology and Procedure—22 3.1 Population ——–22 3.2 Sample and Sampling Technique—-22 3.3 […]

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Effect Of Tillage Reduction And Fertilizer Type On Soil Properties During Corn Production

EFFECT  OF TILLAGE REDUCTION  AND FERTILIZER TYPE ON  SOIL PROPERTIES DURING CORN PRODUCTION TABLE CONTENTS Title Page———i Certification——–ii Dedication———iii Acknowledgement——-iv Abstract ———vi Table of Content——–vii   Chapter One 1.0 Introduction ——-1 1.1 Statement of Problem——4 1.2 Purpose of the Study——5 1.3 Significance of Study——8 1.4 Limitation——–9 1.5 Scope of Study——-11   Chapter Two 2.0 Review of Related Literature —-12 2.6 Summary of Literature Review—- 19   Chapter Three 3.0 Research Methodology and Procedure—22 3.1 Population ——–22 3.2 Sample and Sampling Technique—-22 3.3 Validation of the […]

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Nitrogen And Phosphorus Fate From Long-Term Poultry Litter Applications To Oklahoma Soil

NITROGEN AND PHOSPHORUS FATE FROM LONG-TERM  POULTRY LITTER APPLICATIONS TO OKLAHOMA SOIL TABLE CONTENTS Title Page———i Certification——–ii Dedication———iii Acknowledgement——-iv Abstract ———vi Table of Content——–vii   Chapter One 1.0 Introduction ——-1 1.1 Statement of Problem——4 1.2 Purpose of the Study——5 1.3 Significance of Study——8 1.4 Limitation——–9 1.5 Scope of Study——-11   Chapter Two 2.0 Review of Related Literature —-12 2.6 Summary of Literature Review—- 19   Chapter Three 3.0 Research Methodology and Procedure—22 3.1 Population ——–22 3.2 Sample and Sampling Technique—-22 3.3 Validation of the Instrument […]

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Studies In Garcinia, Dioecious Tropical Forest Trees: Agamospermy

STUDIES IN GARCINIA, DIOECIOUS TROPICAL FOREST TREES: AGAMOSPERMY TABLE CONTENTS Title Page———i Certification——–ii Dedication———iii Acknowledgement——-iv Abstract ———vi Table of Content——–vii   Chapter One 1.0 Introduction ——-1 1.1 Statement of Problem——4 1.2 Purpose of the Study——5 1.3 Significance of Study——8 1.4 Limitation——–9 1.5 Scope of Study——-11   Chapter Two 2.0 Review of Related Literature —-12 2.6 Summary of Literature Review—- 19   Chapter Three 3.0 Research Methodology and Procedure—22 3.1 Population ——–22 3.2 Sample and Sampling Technique—-22 3.3 Validation of the Instrument —-23 3.4 Reliability of the Instrument […]

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Influence of nutrient amendments of soil quality on germination, growth and yield components of two varieties of okra (abelmoschus esculentus (l.) Moench) sown at university of uyo botanical garden, uyo, akwa ibom state

INFLUENCE OF NUTRIENT  AMENDMENTS  OF SOIL QUALITY ON GERMINATION, GROWTH AND YIELD COMPONENTS OF TWO VARIETIES OF OKRA (ABELMOSCHUS ESCULENTUS  (L.) MOENCH)  SOWN AT  UNIVERSITY  OF  UYO  BOTANICAL  GARDEN,  UYO, AKWA  IBOM STATE TABLE CONTENTS Title Page———i Certification——–ii Dedication———iii Acknowledgement——-iv Abstract ———vi Table of Content——–vii   Chapter One 1.0 Introduction ——-1 1.1 Statement of Problem——4 1.2 Purpose of the Study——5 1.3 Significance of Study——8 1.4 Limitation——–9 1.5 Scope of […]

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Antibacterial Interaction Of Crude Methanol Extract Of Garcinia Kola Seed With Gatifloxacin

ANTIBACTERIAL INTERACTION OF CRUDE METHANOL EXTRACT OF GARCINIA KOLA SEED WITH GATIFLOXACIN TABLE CONTENTS Title Page———i Certification——–ii Dedication———iii Acknowledgement——-iv Abstract ———vi Table of Content——–vii   Chapter One 1.0 Introduction ——-1 1.1 Statement of Problem——4 1.2 Purpose of the Study——5 1.3 Significance of Study——8 1.4 Limitation——–9 1.5 Scope of Study——-11   Chapter Two 2.0 Review of Related Literature —-12 2.6 Summary of Literature Review—- 19   Chapter Three 3.0 Research Methodology and Procedure—22 3.1 Population ——–22 3.2 Sample and Sampling Technique—-22 3.3 Validation of the Instrument […]

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Futo Journal Series (Futojnls) Evaluation Of Early Growth Of Bitter Kola, Garcinia Kola (Heckel) Development Under Different Fertilizer Treatments

FUTO JOURNAL SERIES (FUTOJNLS) EVALUATION OF EARLY GROWTH OF BITTER KOLA, GARCINIA KOLA (HECKEL) DEVELOPMENT UNDER DIFFERENT FERTILIZER TREATMENTS TABLE CONTENTS Title Page———i Certification——–ii Dedication———iii Acknowledgement——-iv Abstract ———vi Table of Content——–vii   Chapter One 1.0 Introduction ——-1 1.1 Statement of Problem——4 1.2 Purpose of the Study——5 1.3 Significance of Study——8 1.4 Limitation——–9 1.5 Scope of Study——-11   Chapter Two 2.0 Review of Related Literature —-12 2.6 Summary of Literature Review—- 19   Chapter Three 3.0 Research Methodology and Procedure—22 […]

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Quantitative Analyses Of Honey Samples From Four Different Sources In Abia State, Nigeria

QUANTITATIVE ANALYSES OF HONEY SAMPLES FROM FOUR DIFFERENT SOURCES IN ABIA STATE, NIGERIA TABLE CONTENTS Title Page———i Certification——–ii Dedication———iii Acknowledgement——-iv Abstract ———vi Table of Content——–vii   Chapter One 1.0 Introduction ——-1 1.1 Statement of Problem——4 1.2 Purpose of the Study——5 1.3 Significance of Study——8 1.4 Limitation——–9 1.5 Scope of Study——-11   Chapter Two 2.0 Review of Related Literature —-12 2.6 Summary of Literature Review—- 19   Chapter Three 3.0 Research Methodology and Procedure—22 3.1 Population ——–22 3.2 Sample and Sampling Technique—-22 3.3 Validation of the […]

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Patterns Of Firewood Exploitation And Utilization In Peri- Urban And Rural Areas Of Owerri Zone

PATTERNS OF FIREWOOD EXPLOITATION AND UTILIZATION IN PERI- URBAN AND RURAL AREAS OF OWERRI ZONE TABLE CONTENTS Title Page———i Certification——–ii Dedication———iii Acknowledgement——-iv Abstract ———vi Table of Content——–vii   Chapter One 1.0 Introduction ——-1 1.1 Statement of Problem——4 1.2 Purpose of the Study——5 1.3 Significance of Study——8 1.4 Limitation——–9 1.5 Scope of Study——-11   Chapter Two 2.0 Review of Related Literature —-12 2.6 Summary of Literature Review—- 19   Chapter Three 3.0 Research Methodology and Procedure—22 3.1 Population ——–22 3.2 Sample and Sampling Technique—-22 […]

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Marketing of african walnut [tetracarpidium conophorum mull. (arg)] in southwest nigeria

MARKETING OF AFRICAN WALNUT [TETRACARPIDIUM CONOPHORUM MULL. (ARG)] IN SOUTHWEST NIGERIA TABLE CONTENTS Title Page———i Certification——–ii Dedication———iii Acknowledgement——-iv Abstract ———vi Table of Content——–vii   Chapter One 1.0 Introduction ——-1 1.1 Statement of Problem——4 1.2 Purpose of the Study——5 1.3 Significance of Study——8 1.4 Limitation——–9 1.5 Scope of Study——-11   Chapter Two 2.0 Review of Related Literature —-12 2.6 Summary of Literature Review—- 19   Chapter Three 3.0 Research Methodology and Procedure—22 3.1 Population ——–22 3.2 Sample and Sampling Technique—-22 3.3 Validation of the Instrument —-23 […]

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Ecological Status And Tree Diversity In Ohaji/Egbema Watershed, South-Eastern, Nigeria

ECOLOGICAL STATUS AND TREE DIVERSITY IN OHAJI/EGBEMA WATERSHED, SOUTH-EASTERN, NIGERIA TABLE CONTENTS Title Page———i Certification——–ii Dedication———iii Acknowledgement——-iv Abstract ———vi Table of Content——–vii   Chapter One 1.0 Introduction ——-1 1.1 Statement of Problem——4 1.2 Purpose of the Study——5 1.3 Significance of Study——8 1.4 Limitation——–9 1.5 Scope of Study——-11   Chapter Two 2.0 Review of Related Literature —-12 2.6 Summary of Literature Review—- 19   Chapter Three 3.0 Research Methodology and Procedure—22 3.1 Population ——–22 3.2 Sample and Sampling Technique—-22 3.3 Validation of the Instrument —-23 3.4 Reliability of […]

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Forest Based Climate Change Adaptation, Mitigation, Carbon Trading, And Payment For Other Environmental Services For Professional, Technical And Informal Groups Training For Sub-Sahara Anglophone African Countries

FOREST BASED CLIMATE CHANGE ADAPTATION, MITIGATION, CARBON TRADING, AND PAYMENT FOR OTHER ENVIRONMENTAL SERVICES FOR PROFESSIONAL, TECHNICAL AND INFORMAL GROUPS TRAINING FOR SUB-SAHARA ANGLOPHONE AFRICAN COUNTRIES TABLE CONTENTS Title Page———i Certification——–ii Dedication———iii Acknowledgement——-iv Abstract ———vi Table of Content——–vii   Chapter One 1.0 Introduction ——-1 1.1 Statement of Problem——4 1.2 Purpose of the Study——5 1.3 Significance of Study——8 1.4 Limitation——–9 1.5 Scope of Study——-11   Chapter Two 2.0 Review of Related Literature —-12 2.6 Summary […]

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Ntfps Contribution To Sustainable Livelihoods In South-Eastern Nigeria

NTFPS CONTRIBUTION TO SUSTAINABLE LIVELIHOODS IN SOUTH-EASTERN NIGERIA TABLE CONTENTS Title Page———i Certification——–ii Dedication———iii Acknowledgement——-iv Abstract ———vi Table of Content——–vii   Chapter One 1.0 Introduction ——-1 1.1 Statement of Problem——4 1.2 Purpose of the Study——5 1.3 Significance of Study——8 1.4 Limitation——–9 1.5 Scope of Study——-11   Chapter Two 2.0 Review of Related Literature —-12 2.6 Summary of Literature Review—- 19   Chapter Three 3.0 Research Methodology and Procedure—22 3.1 Population ——–22 3.2 Sample and Sampling Technique—-22 3.3 Validation of the Instrument —-23 3.4 Reliability of the Instrument […]

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Forest Structure Analysis And Crown Ratio Models For Oban Division Of Cross River National Park, Nigeria

FOREST STRUCTURE ANALYSIS AND CROWN RATIO MODELS FOR OBAN DIVISION OF CROSS RIVER NATIONAL PARK, NIGERIA TABLE CONTENTS Title Page———i Certification——–ii Dedication———iii Acknowledgement——-iv Abstract ———vi Table of Content——–vii   Chapter One 1.0 Introduction ——-1 1.1 Statement of Problem——4 1.2 Purpose of the Study——5 1.3 Significance of Study——8 1.4 Limitation——–9 1.5 Scope of Study——-11   Chapter Two 2.0 Review of Related Literature —-12 2.6 Summary of Literature Review—- 19   Chapter Three 3.0 Research Methodology and Procedure—22 3.1 Population ——–22 3.2 Sample and Sampling […]

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The Role Of Non-Timber Forest Resources (Ntfr) In Community Livelihoods: A Case Study Of Okiro, Obudu Local Government Area, Nigeria

THE ROLE OF NON-TIMBER FOREST RESOURCES (NTFR) IN COMMUNITY LIVELIHOODS: A CASE STUDY OF OKIRO, OBUDU LOCAL GOVERNMENT AREA, NIGERIA TABLE CONTENTS Title Page———i Certification——–ii Dedication———iii Acknowledgement——-iv Abstract ———vi Table of Content——–vii   Chapter One 1.0 Introduction ——-1 1.1 Statement of Problem——4 1.2 Purpose of the Study——5 1.3 Significance of Study——8 1.4 Limitation——–9 1.5 Scope of Study——-11   Chapter Two 2.0 Review of Related Literature —-12 2.6 Summary of Literature Review—- 19   Chapter Three 3.0 Research […]

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