American Journal of Agriculture and Forestry

Volume 12, Issue 3, June 2024

  • Research Article

    Ecophysiology and Seedlings Nutrient Contents of Forest Species Ricinodendron heudelotii (Mull. Arg.) and Cola acuminata (P. Beauv.) Influenced by Biofertilizer and Salinity

    Tchiaze Ifoue Alice Virginie*, Lieujip Piengang Aurelien Cyril, Ekwel Sondi Serge, Fanteunti Ibrahim, Taffouo Victor Desire

    Issue: Volume 12, Issue 3, June 2024
    Pages: 129-141
    Received: 12 March 2024
    Accepted: 1 April 2024
    Published: 10 May 2024
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    Abstract: Ricinodendron heudelotii and Cola acuminata, are important plants species whose exploitation became abusive over the years due to the high utilization of their fruits as Non-Timber Forest Products (NTFP). They face to multiple challenges: a recalcitrance of seeds and salinity that limits regeneration. Therefore, regeneration seems an appropriate co... Show More
  • Research Article

    Demand of Imported Rice in Mozambique (2011 - 2020)

    Sandre Macia*, Júlio Macuacua, Alfeu Vilanculos, Filipe Mahaluça

    Issue: Volume 12, Issue 3, June 2024
    Pages: 142-159
    Received: 8 April 2024
    Accepted: 22 April 2024
    Published: 10 May 2024
    DOI: 10.11648/j.ajaf.20241203.12
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    Abstract: Rice plays an important role in the food and nutrition security of the Mozambican population and has been importing rice to meet growing consumption needs. There are several studies regarding demand of imported rice worldwide. However, it is noted that despite the importance of imported rice in national consumption, the empirical and quantitative s... Show More
  • Research Article

    Hunting for Bushmeat Threatens the Rich Wildlife of Korup National Park in Cameroon

    Manfothang Dongmo Ervis*, Niki-Buroro Agbor Ekpe Jerome, Temgoua Lucie Félicité

    Issue: Volume 12, Issue 3, June 2024
    Pages: 160-173
    Received: 12 January 2024
    Accepted: 4 March 2024
    Published: 17 May 2024
    DOI: 10.11648/j.ajaf.20241203.13
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    Abstract: Studied bushmeat hunting in the southwest (cluster E) of the Korup National Park (KNP) to identify the various poaching methods, quantify bushmeat, and identify the various hunting routes and to elucidate the key factors of poaching within this protected area. To achieve this task, purposeful and random sampling methods were used for the selection ... Show More
  • Research Article

    New Names and New Combinations of the Genera of Bambusa, Dinochloa and Guadua (Bambusaceae)

    Da-Li Fu*

    Issue: Volume 12, Issue 3, June 2024
    Pages: 174-184
    Received: 8 April 2024
    Accepted: 27 April 2024
    Published: 17 May 2024
    DOI: 10.11648/j.ajaf.20241203.14
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    Abstract: The subfamily Bambusoideae Luerss., belonging to the family Bambusaceae Burnett, is intricately intertwined with human production and daily life, exerting a profound influence on culture as well. The distinctive characteristics of the subfamily, such as culm, rhizome, branch, and culm sheath, have traditionally been employed in taxonomic classifica... Show More