Archive Volume 25

Number 1

Agricultural Economics

AGRICULTURAL ECONOMICS AND MANAGEMENT

Sustainability analysis of dairy cattle farms and their susceptibility to climatic hazards in the semi-arid area of Setif (Algeria)

Abdenour Bir, Mohamed Benidir, Sarah Ikhlef

Received: 01.02.2018; Accepted: 17.04.2018


The impact of CAP subsidies on the agricultural enterprise’s production structure

Angel Sarov, Krasimir Kostenarov

Received: 01.08.2018; Accepted: 17.11.2018


Current status and conditions for agritourism development in the Lombardy region

Michal Roman, Bartosz Golnik

Received: 15.03.2018; Accepted: 02.05.2018


Overseas cultivation: the complimentary approach for developing food security

A. A. Kalbasi Esfahani, Seyed Mehdi Mirdamadi, Seyed Jamal Farajollah Hosseini, Farhad Lashgarara

Received: 11.03.2018; Accepted: 20.04.2018


AGROCHEMISTRY AND SOIL SCIENCE

Isolation and screening of calcareous and non calcareous soil rhizobacteria producing osmoprotectant and indol acetic acid in Gunung Kidul, Yogyakarta, Indonesia

Yekti Maryani, Sudadi, W. S. Dewi, Ahmad Yunus

Received: 10.07.2017; Accepted: 22.01.2018


Carbon dioxide emission and carbon sequestration potential in Alfisol

Jauhari Syamsiyah, Bambang Hendro Sunarminto, Eko Hanudin, Jaka Widada, Mujiyo

Received: 03.01.2018; Accepted: 07.03.2018


PLANT SCIENCE

Study on seed yield components depending on the duration of vegetation period in soybean

Galina Naydenova, Natalia Georgieva

Received: 23.04.2018; Accepted: 08.05.2018


Lead toxicity affects growth and biochemical content in various genotypes of barley (Hordeum vulgare L.)

Abdul Latief A. Al-Ghzawi, Wesam Al Khateeb, Abdoul Rjoub, Abdel Rahman M. Al-Tawaha, Iyad Musallam, Khaldoun O. Al Sane

Received: 17.03.2018; Accepted: 21.05.2018


Effect of drought stress and silica spraying on some physiological and functional traits of canola cultivars

Ebrahim Fani, Payman Hassibi, Mousa Meskarbashee, Khosro Mehdi Khanlou, Seyed Abdolreza Seyedahmadi

Received: 13.08.2018; Accepted: 27.11.2018


Oil yield determinant of sunflower in climatically different regions of Iran

Mehdi Ghaffari, Araz Mohammad Nouri Rad Davaji, Farshad Nasser Ghadimi

Received: 18.02.2018; Accepted: 19.04.2018


Effect of salt stress on in vitro grown Solanum nigrum L.

Wesam Al Khateeb, Riyadh A. Basahi, Hajer Al-Qwasemeh

Received: 29.05.2018; Accepted: 17.11.2018


Economic viability of including crude humic substances, chicken litter biochar, and clinoptilolite zeolite in rice cultivation on acid soils

Perumal Palanivell, Osumanu Haruna Ahmed, Omar Latifah, Nik Muhamad Abdul Majid

Received: 21.02.2018; Accepted: 25.05.2018


PLANT GENETICS

The genotype selection of M3 generation of Kipas Putih soybean with gamma-rays irradiation on agronomic characters, early maturity and high yielding mutants

Nilahayati, Rosmayati, Diana Sofia Hanafiah, Fauziyah Harahap

Received: 01.02.2018; Accepted: 17.04.2018


PLANT PROTECTION

Weed flora of potato crop in Kosovo

Arben Mehmeti, Rozafa Fetahaj, Luan Tiriqi, Muhamet Zogaj, Adem Demaj

Received: 11.02.2018; Accepted: 23.04.2018


Comparative testing of herbicides in newly planted vineyard

Neli Prodanova-Marinova, Emil Tsvetanov, Anatoli Iliev

Received: 24.04.2018; Accepted: 02.05.2018


ANIMAL SCIENCE

The influence of crossbreeding on the protein composition, nutritional and energy value of cow milk

Оleksandr O. Borshch, Оleksandr V. Borshch, Lesia T. Kosior, Iryna A. Lastovska, Liudmyla V. Pirova

Received: 23.02.2018; Accepted: 13.04.2018


Evaluation of aflatoxin M1 by ELISA in raw milk in Kosovo during 2016

Arieta Camaj, Tahir Arbneshi, Bajram Berisha, Arben Haziri, Afërdita Camaj

Received: 18.03.2018; Accepted: 15.05.2018


Influence of using seeds of flax and raps in cow rates on the quality of milk and dairy products

Elena Kislyakova, Galina Berezkina, Svetlana Vorobyeva, Sergey Kokonov, Igor Strelkov

Received: 29.01.2018; Accepted: 19.04.2018


Effect of feed supply on milk yield and lipid composition in Algerian dairy cows

Amel Kouidri, Amel Meribai, Abdelouaheb Nouani, Mouloud Mohand Bellal, Bachar Zebib, Othmane Merah

Received: 23.03.2018; Accepted: 19.04.2018


Factors influencing farmers decision on breeding objectives and selection criteria for sheep breeds in Abu Dhabi Emirate, UAE

Mohammad J. Tabbaa, Faisal S. Barakeh, Maher M. Baker

Received: 20.04.2018; Accepted: 17.05.2018


ANIMAL GENETICS

Effect of the GDF9 gene on the weight of lambs at birth

Lyubov Getmantseva, Nekruz Bakoev, Nadezhda Shirokova, Maria Kolosova, Siroj Bakoev, Anatoly Kolosov, Aleksander Usatov, Varvara Shevtsova, Yuri Kolosov

Received: 16.03.2018; Accepted: 11.05.2018


Microsatellite markers – a tool for molecular characterization of cattle genetic resources

Denis Viryanski

Received: 10.08.2018; Accepted: 17.10.2018


FISHERIES AND AQUACULTURE

Functional and morphological groups in the phytoplankton of large reservoirs used for aquaculture in Bulgaria

Kostadin Dochin

Received: 04.04.2018; Accepted: 17.04.2018


VETERINARY MEDICINE

The impact of motor activity level of newborn calves with dyspepsia on correction efficiency of hypercoagulation state in them with the help of gamavit

Vera D. Fomina, Grigory G. Arslanian, Galina S. Mal, Olga N. Makurina

Received: 18.03.2018; Accepted: 15.05.2018


AGROECOLOGY

Monitoring of some indicators of lead and cadmium spread along the trophic chain ‘feed – animals – food’ in a region with an increased ecological Clarc

Dimo Penkov, Hristo Hristev

Received: 28.03.2018; Accepted: 15.05.2018


FOOD SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGIES

Kinetic and microbiological dependencies in the process of fermentation of goat milk, enriched with lactulose

Iliana Nacheva

Received: 16.04.2018; Accepted: 23.04.2018


Effect of the assistance of microwave and oxalic acid on the extraction yield of pectin from pomelo (Citrus maxima) peel

Le Pham Tan Quoc

Received: 09.02.2018; Accepted: 13.04.2018


Ultrasound-assisted and agitated enzymatic extraction of pectin from red beet (Beta vulgaris L. var. conditiva) roots

Shukhrat M. Velyamov, Seit S. Jingilbaev, Stepan G. Akterian

Received: 23.03.2018; Accepted: 11.05.2018


AGRICULTURAL ENGINEERING

Optimum use of the irrigational water in a wide-spaced irrigation technology

Milena Moteva, Georgi Kostadinov

Received: 22.01.2018; Accepted: 08.05.2018


Analysis of water balance to determine cropping patterns of food crop in sub-watershed Tenggarong, Kutai Kartanegara regency

Akas Pinaringan Sujalu, M. Hidayanto, Yossita Fiana, Akas Yekti Pulihasih

Received: 06.02.2018; Accepted: 03.04.2018

Number 2

AGRICULTURAL ECONOMICS AND MANAGEMENT

The hidden drivers of the legislation of the Common Agricultural Policy – the case of the 2013 CAP reform

Imre Fertő, Attila Kovács

Received: 22.06.2018; Accepted: 02.07.2018


Average labor productivity of urea producing firms in the GCC

Mohammed Al-Mahish

Received: 31.03.2018; Accepted: 13.04.2018


AGROCHEMISTRY AND SOIL SCIENCE

Evolution of the exchange properties of a K-beidellite submitted to alternate wetting and drying cycles

Hachemi Zaidi, Abdellah Bakhti, Mohamed Larid

Received: 07.06.2018; Accepted: 15.10.2018


AGRICULTURAL ENGINEERING

Effect of threshing machines, rotational speed and grain moisture on corn shelling

Salih K. Alwan Al Sharifi, Mousa A. Aljibouri, Manhil Abass Taher

Received: 05.03.2018; Accepted: 17.04.2018


Research and formation of qualitative hydro air ion composition in agricultural premises

Serhii Sukach, Tatyana Kozlovskaya, Ihor Serhiienko, Valentyn Glyva, Oleksandr Vovna, Ivan Laktionov

Received: 02.02.2018; Accepted: 02.05.2018


AGRICULTURAL TECHNOLOGIES

The utilization of fruit and vegetable wastes for bioethanol production with the inoculation of indigenous yeasts consortium

Gemilang Lara Utama, Febrin E. E. Sidabutar, Hanna Felina, Dwi Wahyudha Wira, Roostita Lobo Balia

Received: 08.02.2018; Accepted: 12.03.2018


Effect of temperature, relative humidity and moisture on aflatoxin contamination of stored maize kernels

Francis Collins Muga, Moses Okoth Marenya, Tilahun Seyoum Workneh

Received: 03.07.2018; Accepted: 10.10.2018


PLANT SCIENCE

Study on the influence of Lumbrical and Lumbrex bio-fertilizers over an artificial grassland of red fescue ( Festuca rubra L.)

Tatyana Bozhanska

Received: 26.04.2018; Accepted: 15.05.2018


Seed germination of beans (Phaseolus vulgaris) with nano-particles of iron

Judith Prieto-Méndez, Eliazar Aquino-Torres, Sergio Rubén Pérez-Ríos, Nallely Trejo-González, Francisco Prieto-García

Received: 20.08.2018; Accepted: 10.09.2018


Variability, heritability and genetic advance of some grain quality traits and grain yield in durum wheat genotypes

Krasimira Taneva, Violeta Bozhanova, Ivanka Petrova

Received: 27.12.2018; Accepted: 17.01.2019


Changes of structural characteristic of leaves in wheat varieties under the influence of experimentally contaminated water

Katya N. Velichkova

Received: 16.04.2018; Accepted: 17.05.2018


Application of in vitro test system for evaluating the tolerance of Ageratum houstonianum and Petunia x hybrida to cadmium toxicity

Denitza I. Milusheva, Bistra Y. Atanassova, Elena T. Iakimova

Received: 19.09.2018; Accepted: 17.10.2018


Influence of meteorological conditions on the production of nectar and pollen of Cucurbita pepo var. giromontia

Tsvetelina Nikolova, Milena Yordanova, Vera Petrova

Received: 27.06.2018; Accepted: 28.09.2018


Ability of Limnocharis flava to escape from episodic submersion by rapid elongation of its leaf petiole

Benyamin Lakitan, Fira Juliani, Erizal Sodikin

Received: 28.06.2018; Accepted: 11.08.2018


Use of Scleria poaeformis as biomaterial in etno-agricultural practice at riparian wetlands in Indonesia

Benyamin Lakitan, Erna Siaga, Kartika Kartika, Y. Yunindyawati

Received: 28.06.2018; Accepted: 11.08.2018


Floating seedbed for preparing rice seedlings under unpredictable flooding occurrence at tropical riparian wetland

Erna Siaga, Benyamin Lakitan, Hasbi Hasbi, Siti M. Bernas, Laily I. Widuri, Kartika Kartika

Received: 28.06.2018; Accepted: 11.08.2018


Cultivation of agricultural crops with irrigation in Amur region

Marina V. Makannikova, Lyudmila A. Lapshakova, Natalya V. Belmach

Received: 13.09.2018; Accepted: 25.09.2018


PLANT PROTECTION

Managing the scab on apple leaves by combining some treatment programs with application periods

Edmond Rexhepi, Harallamb Paçe, Hekuran Vrapi, Arbenita Hasani, Shpend Shahini

Received: 02.04.2018; Accepted: 30.05.2018


ANIMAL SCIENCE

Animal hygienic assessment of air carbon dioxide concentration in semi-open freestall barns for dairy cows

Dimo Dimov, Ivaylo Marinov, Toncho Penev, Chonka Miteva, Zhivka Gergovska

Received: 04.07.2018; Accepted: 17.09.2018


First lactation milk production of cows of the Simmental breed reared in Bulgaria

Svetoslav Karamfilov, Vasil Nikolov

Received: 17.08.2018; Accepted: 21.09.2018


Variability in rumen degradability and intestinal digestibility of sunflower meals protein

Krum V. Nedelkov, Alexander N. Hristov, Nikolai A. Todorov

Received: 28.05.2018; Accepted: 19.09.2018


ANIMAL GENETICS

Polymorphisms of CAPN1, CAST, GDF5, TG5 and GH genes in Russian Hereford cattle

Kinispay Dzhulamanov, Nikolay Gerasimov, Marina Dubovskova, Asemgul Baktygalieva

Received: 27.04.2018; Accepted: 17.06.2018


Breeding efficiency and related traits in buffalo cows under the conditions of Nature Park “Rusenski Lom”

Yordanka Ilieva, Pencho Penchev

Received: 19.04.2018; Accepted: 17.05.2018


FISHERIES AND AQUACULTURE

Functional classification of phytoplankton in Kardzhali reservoir (Southeast Bulgaria)

Kostadin Dochin, Ivan Iliev

Received: 04.04.2018; Accepted: 17.05.2018


VETERINARY MEDICINE

The analysis of damping of the Bovine Rhinotracheitis National Recovery Program in the Czech Republic between 2006-2016

Richard Pospisil, Ondrej Krocil, Philipp Kunz

Received: 06.04.2018; Accepted: 17.05.2018


Biological and economic aspects of immunological castration in the comparison with traditional (surgical) method

Mykola Povod, Inna Lozynska, Evgeniya Samokhina

Received: 22.03.2018; Accepted: 11.04.2018


FOOD SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGIES

Characteristics and antimicrobial activity of sugar dangke whey fermentation

Fatma Maruddin, Ratmawati Malaka, Muhammad Taufik

Received: 18.01.2018; Accepted: 04.04.2018


Effect of ethanol used in a degreasing process on Bali cattle bones on the physicochemical properties of extracted collagen

Muhammad Irfan Said, Effendi Abustam, Abd.Wahid Wahab, Paulina Taba, Asdar Gani, Abd. Malik Wahid

Received: 09.01.2018; Accepted: 16.03.2018


The development of organic sliceable black table olive products in sausage-like form from physicochemical, microbiological and organoleptic characteristics

Yasin Ozdemir, Mehmet Ozkan, Aysun Ozturk, Ugur Ozyurt, Rena I. Kosti

Received: 08.04.2016; Accepted: 16.08.2016


Number 3

AGRICULTURAL ECONOMICS AND MANAGEMENT

An assessment of rurality in Italian farms using a quantitative approach

Nicola Galluzzo

Received: April, 15, 2019; Accepted: May, 29, 2019; Published: June, 30, 2019


Influence of the common agricultural policy on Bulgarian agriculture

Petar Borisov, Rezear Kolaj, Christina Yancheva, Svetla Yancheva

Received: January, 11, 2019; Accepted: March, 15, 2019; Published: June, 30, 2019


Monitoring of potato production and its forecast by 2020

Vladimir S. Osipov, Tatiana V. Skryl

Received: June, 29, 2018; Accepted: August, 28, 2018; Published: June, 30, 2019


Smart contracts for smart rural supply chains

Gunnar Prause, Ivan Boevsky

Received: December, 5, 2018; Accepted: February, 26, 2019; Published: June, 30, 2019


Index of localization of agricultural holdings and employees in the rural areas of the South Central Region for Bulgaria

Petar Marinov

Received: June, 5, 2018; Accepted: November, 20, 2018; Published: June, 30, 2019


Empowering partnering links as opportunities for development of the regions: can PPPs work in agriculture?

Rezear Kolaj, Myslym Osmani, Petar Borisov, Dubravka Skunca

Received: January, 24, 2019; Accepted: February, 26, 2019; Published: June, 30, 2019


PLANT SCIENCE

Effect of sowing date on yield of winter wheat cultivars Grom, Asr and Kuma in Khorezm region

Lola Gandjaeva

Received: July, 12, 2018; Accepted: October, 12, 2018; Published: June, 30, 2019


Induction of total phenol and salicylic acid with Pseudomonas spp. suspension as indications increasing systemic resistance on vanilla plant

I. Ketut Widnyana, I. Ketut Sumantra, Ni Putu Pandawani, Putu Eka Pasmidi Ariati

Received: August, 15, 2018; Accepted: February, 18, 2018; Published: June, 30, 2019


Indigenous phosphate-solubilizing bacteria enhance germination in deteriorated rice seed

Purwaningsih, Radian, Widyatmani Sih Dewi, Bambang Pujiasmanto

Received: May, 16, 2018; Accepted: June, 27, 2018; Published: June, 30, 2019


Integrated cropping system of rice with oil palm: local and new varieties

Alridiwirsah, Erwin Masrul Harahap, Erwin Nyak Akoeb, Hamidah Hanum

Received: August, 7, 2018; Accepted: October, 17, 2018; Published: June, 30, 2019


Utilization of rice husk silicate extract to improve the productivity of paddy Ciherang cultivar

Budy Frasetya, Kundang Harisman, Dedi Sudrajat, Muhammad Subandi

Received: January, 8, 2018; Accepted: April, 5, 2018; Published: June, 30, 2019


PLANT PROTECTION

Utilization of organic and bio fertilizers against root-knot nematode (Meloidogyne incognita) infecting faba bean (Vicia faba L.)

El-Shafeey I. El-Shafeey, Mohamed A. Abd-El-Hadi, Eman S. Hagag, Ghada S. Abu El-Naga

Received: March, 28, 2018; Accepted: March, 20, 2019; Published: June, 30, 2019


Parasitism preference of normal and irradiated host pupae of Bactrocera zonata, Saunders (Tephritidae: Diptera) and Bactrocera cucurbitae, Coquillett (Diptera: Tephritidae) by pupal parasitoid, Dirhinus giffardii, Silvestri (Chalcididae: Hymenoptera)

Muhammad Naveed, Rashid Ahmad Khan

Received: June, 6, 2018; Accepted: July, 19, 2018; Published: June, 30, 2019


ECOLOGY, AGROCHEMISTRY AND SOIL SCIENCE

Coefficients of heavy metal accumulation in forest soils

Diana Malinova, Ludmila Malinova, Kameliya Petrova, Biser Hristov

Received: March, 28, 2019; Accepted: April, 19, 2019; Published: June, 30, 2019


Plant nutritional potency of recent volcanic materials from the southern flank of mt. Merapi, Indonesia

Lis Noer Aini, Bambang Hendro Soenarminto, Eko Hanudin, Junun Sartohadi

Received: June, 7, 2018; Accepted: July, 9, 2018; Published: June, 30, 2019


Cover – management (C-factor) of the Petrohan Training and Experimental Forest Range

Dilyana Ilieva, Kameliya Petrova

Received: July, 4, 2018; Accepted: August, 6, 2018; Published: June, 30, 2019


Efficiency of windbreak forest belts for the cultivation of winter grain crops

Alexander Nikolaevich Sarychev, Yuri Nikolaevich Pleskachev, Elena Anatolievna Ivantsova, Nikolay Vladimirovich Onistratenko

Received: July, 19, 2018; Accepted: January, 10, 2019; Published: June, 30, 2019


Comparison of the ability of different plant species to reflect environmental pollution in Bulgaria

Valentina Lyubomirova, Veronika Mihaylova, Rumyana Djingova

Received: July, 17, 2018; Accepted: January, 30, 2019; Published: June, 30, 2019


ANIMAL SCIENCE

Micromorphometric study of the small intestines in different post-hatch periods in bronze turkey (Meleagris meleagrisk gallopavo)

David Yovchev, Georgi Penchev, Dimitar Dimitrov, Kamelia S.-Yovcheva

Received: October, 29, 2018; Accepted: November, 7, 2019; Published: June, 30, 2019


Effect of complex phytobiotics on morphochemical characteristics of Cobb 500 cross mail broiler chicks

Vladimir E. Nikitchenko, Dmitry V. Nikitchenko, Vadim G. Plyuschikov, Ivan G. Seregin, Аlexander А. Nikishov, Ekaterina O. Rystsova

Received: July, 19, 2018; Accepted: August, 21, 2018; Published: June, 30, 2019


Discrepancy between plasma cortisol level and neutrophil-to-lymphocyte ratio in sheep during shearing

Penka Moneva, Ivan Yanchev, Marina Dyavolova, Dimitar Gudev

Received: June, 15, 2018; Accepted: July, 25, 2018; Published: June, 30, 2019


Functional activity of platelets in new-born calves of black-marked breed

Nadezhda V. Vorobyeva, Ilya N. Medvedev

Received: June, 10, 2018; Accepted: July, 13, 2018; Published: June, 30, 2019


VETERINARY MEDICINE

The role of imaging anatomy in the contemporary anatomical studies of domestic rabbits in veterinary and agricultural science

Ömer Gürkan Dilek, Rosen Dimitrov, Kamelia Stamatova-Yovcheva

Received: November, 18, 2018; Accepted: December, 28, 2018; Published: June, 30, 2019


FOOD SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGIES

The effect of different flour extraction rates on physiochemical and rheological characteristics

Taha Rababah, Muhammad Alu’datt, Majdi Al-Mahasneh, Sana Gammoh, Mustafa Al-Obaidy, Tha’er Ajouly, Vaida Bartkute-Norkūniene

Received: June, 6, 2018; Accepted: December, 27, 2018; Published: June, 30, 2019


AGRICULTURAL ENGINEERING

Indicators of a finger device for feeding sesame stems into harvesting machine

Stoyan Ishpekov, Nayden Naydenov, Rangel Zaykov

Received: January, 3, 2019; Accepted: February, 22, 2019; Published: June, 30, 2019


New solution – a skyscraper with integrated floor gardens, multi-storey panoramic elevators and aquariums filled with fluorescent algae

Yanko Aleksandrov

Received: June, 5, 2018; Accepted: May, 20, 2019; Published: June, 30, 2019


Number 4

SUSTAINABLE AGRICULTURE

Assessment of sustainability of agro-ecosystems in Bulgaria

Hrabrin Bachev, Bodjidar Ivanov, Dessislava Toteva

Received: February, 14, 2018; Accepted: February, 28, 2018; Published: August, 31, 2019


Variability of traits and their correlation in different rice genotypes in dynamically changing climate conditions

Ruslan R. Dzhamirze, Nadezhda V. Ostapenko, Tatyana N. Lotochnikova, Natalya N. Chinchenko

Received: December, 3, 2018; Accepted: February, 22, 2019; Published: August, 31, 2019


Evaluation of oriental tobacco of the variety group of Basmi upon organic production

Hristo Bozukov, Maria Kasheva, Yovcho Kochev, Daniela Vitanova

Received: September, 20, 2018; Accepted: March, 15, 2019; Published: August, 31, 2019


Action of activated waters on plants after adverse chemical effects, imitating acid rain

Teodora P. Popova, Toshka E. Petrova, Metodi Petrichev, Miglena Valyova

Received: February, 4, 2019; Accepted: May, 9, 2019; Published: August, 31, 2019


A case study of woody leaf litter vermicompost as a promising calcium fertilizer

Ksenia Petrochenko, Alexander Kurovsky, Anna Godymchuk, Andrey Babenko, Yury Yakimov, Alexander Gusev

Received: June, 16, 2018; Accepted: June, 21, 2019; Published: August, 31, 2019


AGRICULTURAL MANAGEMENT

Traditional Bulgarian foods in the Horeca sector as a factor of choice for the tourist destination

Stanko Stankov, Hafize Fidan, Georgi Toskov, Eva Dimitrova, Kremena Nikovska

Received: April, 1, 2019; Accepted: June, 6, 2019; Published: August, 31, 2019


Professionalism in extensive sheep farming system in Central Greece

Maria D. Yiakoulaki, Nikolaos D. Hasanagas

Received: March, 27, 2018, Accepted: September 3, 2018; Published: August, 31, 2019


Problems and prospects of food security in Ukraine

Natalia Vasylieva

Received: September, 17, 2018; Accepted: September, 25, 2018; Published: August, 31, 2019


Theoretical extension education modeling of citrus culture development in Iran citrus pole

Mohammad A. Ashkar-Ahangarkolaee, Malek Mohammadi, Seyed M. Hosseini

Received: May, 23, 2018; Accepted: August, 2, 2018; Published: August, 31, 2019


AGRICULTURAL ECONOMICS

Challenges of the red meat supply chain in Slovenia: the case of pig breeders

Aleš Kuhar, Hristo Hristov

Received: August, 7, 2018; Accepted: June, 12, 2019; Published: August, 31, 2019


A research on the characteristics and activities of producers in organic markets: a case study of Izmit and Sişli district

Mesude Ünal, Bahar Aydin Can

Received: October, 25, 2018; Accepted: February, 24, 2019; Published: August, 31, 2019


A determinant of marketing system choice by rubber smallholders in Indonesia

Mirza Antoni, Hiromi Tokuda

Received: September, 27, 2018; Accepted: November, 24, 2018; Published: August, 31, 2019


Sustainable city development

New solution – attractive lighting with fluorescent algae in aquariums, situated in multi-storey transparent elevators and in floor gardens inside skyscraperers

Yanko Aleksandrov

Received: October, 20, 2018; Accepted: May, 15, 2019; Published: August, 31, 2019


ECOLOGICAL FARMING

Investigation of the opportunities for introduction of the wild turkey (Meleagris gallopavo) in the territory of Bulgaria

Radoslav Mihaylov, Rosen Dimitrov, Kamelia Stamatova-Yovcheva, Fejzullah Fejzulla

Received: October, 28, 2018; Accepted: May, 16, 2019; Published: August, 31, 2019


Screening of arbuscular mycorrhiza isolated from rhizosphere of elephant grass from seven soil types for biofertilizer in zeolite pot culture

Vita Ratri Cahyani, Muhammad Ridho Alfin, Nabilah Hanifah

Received: August, 2, 2018; Accepted: August, 17, 2018; Published: August, 31, 2019


PLANT SCIENCE

Basic chemical components, smoking and taste qualities of tobacco varieties grown in different regions of Bulgaria

Maria Kasheva, Margarita Docheva, Yovcho Kochev

Received: February, 13, 2019; Accepted: July, 2, 2019; Published: August, 31, 2019


The optimization mesophyll protoplast isolation for Phalaenopsis amboinensis

Machmudi Machmudi, Hery Purnobasuki, Edy Setiti Wida Utami

Received: August, 17, 2018; Accepted: May, 31, 2019; Published: August, 31, 2019


PLANT PROTECTION

Tomato lines from interspecific hybridization – donors of resistance to leaf bacterial infections

Daniela Ganeva, Nevena Bogatzevska

Received: December, 28, 2018; Accepted: Februrary, 7, 2019; Published: August, 31, 2019


PLANT GENETICS

Hybridization technique of black orchid (Coelogyne pandurata Lindley) to enrich the genetic diversity and to rescue the genetic extinction

Sri Hartati, Nandariyah, Ahmad Yunus, Djati Waluyo Djoar

Received: July, 11, 2018; Accepted: May, 22, 2019; Published: August, 31, 2019


ANIMAL SCIENCE

Study on the body conformation of breeding female cattle of the Rhodope Shorthorn Cattle breed

Radka Malinova, Vasil Nikolov

Received: July, 16, 2018; Accepted: January, 30, 2019; Published: August, 31, 2019


The economic potential of honeycomb from wild bees

Mochammad Junus

Received: January, 8, 2018; Accepted: March, 19, 2018; Published: August, 31, 2019


Applying iodine-containing preparations as growth promoters in Russia’s poultry farming

Eleonora Evgenievna Ostrikova, Natalia Andreevna Ostapenko, Alexander Sergeevich Chernyshkov, Natalia Vladimirovna Lenkova

Received: June, 1, 2018; Accepted: August, 6, 2018; Published: August, 31, 2019


ANIMAL GENETICS

Determining genotypes of 3-breed pig hybrids by marker genes and their interrelation with meat productivity

Alexandr Maximov, Vyacheslav Vasilenko, Gennadiy Maximov, Ivan Svinarev

Received: June, 29, 2018; Accepted: July, 31, 2018; Published: August, 31, 2019


AGROCHEMISTRY AND SOIL SCIENCE

Bulgarian soil classification issues of correlation and harmonization with the international soil classification systems

Toma Shishkov

Received: July, 7, 2018; Accepted: July, 20, 2018; Published: August, 31, 2019


FOOD SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGIES

The effect of regional source of solid coconut sugar and additional concentration of activated carbon on the quality of pandanus-scented coconut sugar syrup

Arie Febrianto Mulyadi, Susinggih Wijana, Dwi Elsa Yunita

Received: January, 10, 2018; Accepted: March, 20, 2018; Published: August, 31, 2019


AGRICULTURAL ENGINEERING

Evaluation of suitability for mechanized harvesting of sesame genotypes, introduced in Portugal

Rui Nobre, Stanislav Stamatov, Manol Deshev, Stoyan Ishpekov

Received: November, 2, 2018; Accepted: June, 17, 2019; Published: August, 31, 2019