Archive Volume 23

Number 1

Agricultural Economics

Sustainability level of Bulgarian farms

Bachev, H.

Received December, 17, 2016; accepted for printing January, 9, 2017


The Common Agricultural Policy and employment opportunities in Romanian rural areas: the role of agritourism

Galluzzo, N.

Received January, 9, 2017; accepted for printing January, 13, 2017


Fruits value chain and distribution channels in Kosovo

Gjokaj, E., K. Halimi, V. Xhabali, D. Imami and M. Gjonbalaj

Received September, 1, 2016; accepted for printing January, 9, 2017


Between local and global: A geographical analysis of Italian agro-food system of innovation

Ferrara, G.

Received October, 6, 2016; accepted for printing January, 13, 2017


Drivers of production and efficiency of onion cultivation in Bangladesh

Anik, A. R., Md. A. Salam and S. Rahman

Received January, 2, 2016; accepted for printing January, 9, 2017


A survey on traditional cheese production and diversity in Kosovo

Bytyqi, H., K. Berisha, A. Hamidi, D. Sylejmani and M. Thaqi

Received September, 11, 2016; accepted for printing January, 9, 2017


Agricultural Extension

The effects of job training on farm incomes: the case of the Kentucky tobacco in Benevento area

Coppola, A. and S. Ianuario

Received October, 18 , 2016; accepted for printing January, 9, 2017


Plant Science

Potential of chilli varieties under chemical and organic agricultural systems in Thailand

Benchasri, S. and S. Simla

Received June, 28, 2016; accepted for printing January, 9, 2017


Some physiological parameters in mixtures of cocksfoot and tall fescue with subterranean clover

Vasileva, V. and A. Ilieva

Received February, 19, 2016; accepted for printing January, 13, 2017


Comparison of Water Pillow and drip irrigation systems for tomato (Lycopersicon esculentum Mill.) production under greenhouse conditions in the Mediterranean Region of Turkey

Altunlu, H., Y. Ayranci and S. Gercek

Received February, 17, 2016; accepted for printing January, 9, 2017


Walnut propagation using a hot water installation and growing the obtained plants in containers

Gandev, S.

Received October, 7, 2016; accepted for printing January, 9, 2017


Lactic acid bacteria and enzyme production in silage of guinea grass (Panicum maximum)

Wichai, S. and K. Soytong

Received June, 16, 2016; accepted for printing January, 13, 2017


Plant Genetics

Correlation between the ranking of winter wheat genotypes by grain yield and stability through various statistical approaches

Gubatov, T., N. Tsenov and I. Yanchev

Received December, 30, 2016; accepted for printing January, 13, 2 017


Plant Pathology and Protection

Study of tolerance to tomato spotted wilt virus in tomato genotypes with anthocyanins content

Dikova, B., E. Balacheva and B. Atanassova

Received February, 17, 2016; accepted for printing January, 9, 2017


New Lithuanian potato varieties and their resistance to Phytophthora infestans (Mont.) de Bary

Asakaviciute, R., A. Kacergius and A. Razukas

Received January, 25, 2016; accepted for printing January, 9, 2017


Ecology, Agrochemistry and Soil Science

Role of coenotic relations in the formation of plant communities (on the example of the lower layers of forests of the north-east of Ukraine).

Kovalenko, I. M.

Received April, 18, 2016; accepted for printing January, 13, 2017


The effect of different types of organic fertilizers on growth and yield of Abelmoschus esculentus L. Moench (okra).

Khandaker, M. M., N. Jusoh, N. H. Al A. Ralmi and S. Z. Ismail

Received December, 26, 2015; accepted for printing January, 9, 2017


Comparative reclamation effi ciency of gypsum and sulfur for improvement of salt affected.

Ahmed, K., G. Qadir, A.-R. Jami, A. I. Saqib, M. Q. Nawaz, M. A. Kamal and Ehsan-Ul-Haq

Received April, 26, 2016; accepted for printing January, 9, 2017


Animal Genetics

Mucin2 gene expression in the chicken intestinal goblet cells are affected by dietary essential oils

Zeinali, S., S. Ghazanfari and M. A. Ebrahimi

Received November, 23, 2015; accepted for printing January, 9, 2017


Veterinary Science

Study on the seasonal dynamics of lungworm infections in small ruminants slaughtered in Tiaret (Algeria)

Kouidri, M., S. S. M. Selles, A. Boulkaboul, C. Khellil, H. Belcacem and Z. Nouar


Fisheries and Aquaculture

Reproductive process in Bulgarian trout farms in relation to the prevention of M74 syndrome

Atanasov, V., Y. Staykov, M. Tzanova, E. Valkova, B. Krastev and Zh. Dimitrov

Received December, 19, 2016; accepted for printing January, 9, 2017


Effect of stocking density on growth performance, feed conversion and fish production of rainbow trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss), cultivated in raceways

Stoyanova, St. N. and Y. S. Staykov

Received May, 30, 2016; accepted for printing January, 13, 2017


Food Science

Case study of staphylococcal enterotoxin poisoning after consumption of ready-to-eat roasted chicken products

Ivanova, T. N., E. M. Gyurova and H. Y. Daskalov

Received November, 7, 2016; accepted for printing January, 9, 2017


Multifactorial modeling of the flux during ultrafiltration of strawberry extract

Dushkova, M., A. Dinchev, K. Mihalev, M. Miteva-Petrova and S. Petrov

Received November, 9, 2016; accepted for printing January, 9, 2017


Agricultural Engineering

New solution – refrigerators for fruits and vegetables with elastic wall protection

Aleksandrov, Y.

Received July, 8, 2016; accepted for printing January, 9, 2017


Number 2

Agricultural Economics

Competitiveness in global agri-food trade: The case of peanuts

Jambor, A. and A. Gibba

Received December, 13, 2016; accepted for printing March, 10, 2017


Economics of dual-purpose dairy cattle under various milk pricing systems

Michaličkova, M., Z. Krupova and E. Krupa

Received October, 13, 2016; accepted for printing March, 10, 2017


An integrated hydro-economic modeling to evaluate marketing reform policies of agricultural products

Darani, H. R., M. Kohansal, M. R. Ghorbani and M. Saboohi

Received October, 16, 2016; accepted for printing March, 10, 2017


Economic assessment of technical maintenance in grain production of Ukrainian agriculture

Vasylieva, N. and A. Pugach

Received October, 31, 2016; accepted for printing March, 10, 2017


Plant Science

Mineral composition of forage crops in respect to dairy cow nutrition

Marijanušić, K., M. Manojlović, D. Bogdanović, R. Čabilovski and P. Lombnaes

Received November, 22, 2016; accepted for printing March, 10, 2017


Effects of zinc foliar nutrition on ‘Gala’ apple (Malus domestica Borkh) fruit quality

Gianguzzi, G., G. Liguori, G. Sortino, G. Piva and V. Farina

Received February, 22, 2017 ; accepted for printing March, 10, 2017


Allelopathic activity of some parasitic weeds

Marinov-Serafimov, Pl., I. Golubinova, Sht. Kalinova, M. Yanev and A. Ilieva

Received February, 13, 2016; accepted for printing March, 10, 2017


Ecological and faunistic arthropods complexes of mustard agrobiocenoses in Lower Volga region

Ivantsova, E. A., N. V. Tyutyuma, N. V. Onistratenko and A. V. Kholodenko

Received July, 27, 2016; accepted for printing March, 10, 2017


Approach grafting of durian seedling with variation of multiple rootstock

Yuniastuti, E., B. A. Annisa, Nandariyah and Sukaya

Received August, 9, 2016; accepted for printing March, 10, 2017


Ecology, Agrochemistry and Soil Science

Gully and rill erosion in the National park „Central Balkan”

Malinov, I. and D. Ilieva

Received December, 7, 2016; accepted for printing March, 10, 2017


The relation between exotic mammals and birds and agriculture productions in Italy: modern containment strategies

Sicuro, B., E. Valle, P. Costa, P. Mussa and M. Tarantola

Received August, 28, 2016; accepted for printing January, 13, 2017


Influence of copper and Fusarium Culmorum on metal solubility and wheat uptake in Alluvial-meadow soil

Atanassova, I., Tz. Vatchev, E. Atanassova, Z. Petkova, L. Nenova and Ts. Simeonova

Received November, 25, 2016; accepted for printing March,10, 2017


Lettuce response to nitrogen fertilizers and root mycorrhization

Mitova, I., L. Nenova, I. Stancheva, M. Geneva, M. Hristozkova and J. Mincheva

Received June, 29, 2016; accepted for printing March, 10, 2017


Assessment chemical properties of soil in intercropping using ANN and ANFIS models

Dahmardeh, M., B. Keshtegar and J. Piri

Received October, 16, 2016; accepted for printing March, 10, 2017


Suppressive potential of some perennial grasses on the growth and development of Ambrosia artemisiifolia

Vladimirov, V., M. Valkova, S. Maneva and S. Milanova

Received July, 3, 2016; accepted for printing March, 2, 2017


Animal Science

Comparison of the rumen degradability and intestinal digestibility of DM and CP of dried distillers’ by-products from Bulgarian distillery companies

Nedelkov, K., N. Todorov, D. Girginov, M. Simeonov and S. Ribarski

Received January, 9, 2017; accepted for printing January, 13, 2017


Ethological study of free-range hens with Zinc and vitamin C supplemented diet

Bozakova, N., V. Gerzilov and L. Sotirov

Received January, 29, 2017; accepted for printing March, 10, 2017


The use of vitamin-mineral preparation in the feeding of sows for reproduction level

Perevozchikov, A., S. Batanov and N. Atnabaeva

Received May, 8, 2016; accepted for printing January, 9, 2017


Changes in the expression of the aromatase and superovulatory response in mice treated with the feed additive Provit E10% Super

Mladenova, V., D. Abadjieva, A. Shumkis, A. Shimkine and E. Kistanova

Received November, 7, 2016; accepted for printing March, 10, 2017


Vascular-platelet interaction in pregnant cows

Medvedev, I. N.

Received May, 9, 2016; accepted for printing March, 2, 2017


Veterinary Science

The effect of vitamin H in aseptic laminitis prevention and its impact on blood indicators in dairy cows

Mazreku, N., D. Sylejmani, A. Hamidi and A. Robaj

Received December, 22, 2016; accepted for printing March, 10, 2017


Food Science and technologies

Comparative study on the possibilities of incorporating olive oil and natural fennel extract in fermented milks

Ivanova, M., G. Kostov, T. Balabanova, R. Vlaseva, G. Uzunova and M. Poirieux

Received November, 25, 2016; accepted for printing January, 9, 2017


Investigation of process characteristics during diafiltration of ultrafiltration whey retentate from kashkaval production

Dushkova, M., S. Kozludzhova, K. Dinkov, M. Miteva-Petrova, S. Petrov and N. Menkov

Received March, 2, 2017; accepted for printing March, 10, 2017


Effects of capsule materials on the textural and sensory characteristics of Kashar cheese ripened with encapsulated lipase and protease

Akin, M. S. and M. B. Guler-Akın

Received April, 15, 2016; accepted for printing Januar y, 9, 2017


Improvement of texture profi le attributes of cooked sausage type “krenvirsh”

Chorbadzhiev, P., G. Zsivanovits, D. Gradinarska, K. Danov and K. Valkova-Jorgova

Received June, 27, 2016; accepted for printing March, 10, 2017


Agricultural Engineering

Effect of moisture content, clearance and machine type on some qualitative characteristics of rice (Tarm Hashemi) cultivar

Alwan-Alsharifi, S. K., A. Arabhosseini, M. H. Kianmehr and A. M. Kerani

Received May, 15, 2016; accepted for printing March, 2, 2017