Journal of Agriculture and Rural Development in the Tropics and Subtropics (JARTS)

Der Tropenlandwirt. Beiträge zur tropischen Landwirtschaft und Veterinärmedizin,
Journal of Agriculture in the Tropics and Subtropics

The Journal of Agriculture and Rural Development in the Tropics and Subtropics is a peer reviewed journal that publishes papers and short communications dealing with research in the Tropics and Subtropics in the fields of plant production, animal nutrition and animal husbandry, soil science, agricultural economy and farm management, forestry and forest economy, veterinary hygiene and protection against epidemics.

Publishing House:
kassel university press GmbH

German Institute for Agriculture in the Tropics and Subtropics (DITSL GmbH)University of Kassel, Faculty of Organic Agricultural SciencesAssociation for Sustainable Development (GNE mbH)Association ‘Hochschulverband Witzenhausen’ e.V. (HVW) — Institute for tropical Agriculture e.V., Leipzig



News: Online publication of articles ahead of print

Starting from the current issue Vol. 116 No. 1, 2015 JARTS articles will be published continuously, ahead of print, after final review of the authors as soon as they are ready. All articles will continue to be paginated sequentially, and each will be assigned to a volume and issue for clear citation. Complete issues will continue to be published as printed version (two issues per year) in June and December.  
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Vol 116, No 1 (2015)

Table of Contents


Effects of Tithonia diversifolia, farmyard manure and urea, and phosphate fertiliser application methods on maize yields in western Kenya PDF
Peter Asbon Opala, Peter Oloo Kisinyo, Robert Orangi Nyambati 1-9
Factors affecting peasants’ empowerment in West Halmahera District – a case study from Indonesia PDF
Sitti Aminah, _ Sumardjo, Djuara P. Lubis, Djoko Susanto 11-25
Carcass composition of Venda indigenous scavenging chickens under village management PDF
Thomas Raphulu, Christine Jansen van Rensburg, Roelof Johannes Coertze 27-35
Dairy farms typology and management of animal genetic resources in the peri-urban zone of Bamako (Mali) PDF
Abdoulaye Toure, Nassim Moula, Ali Kouriba, Bakary Traore, Pascal Leroy, Nicolas Antoine-Moussiaux 37-47
The Koundoum sheep breed in Niger: morpho-biometric study and description of the production system PDF
Issa Hamadou, Nassim Moula, Seyni Siddo, Hamani Marichatou, Moumouni Issa, Pascal Leroy, Nicolas Antoine-Moussiaux 49-58
Technical and scale efficiency of cassava production system in Delta State, Nigeria: an application of Two-Stage DEA approach PDF
Sanzidur Rahman, Brodrick Ohiyancho Awerije 59-69
How do consumers perceive organic food from different geographic origins? Evidence from Hong Kong and Shanghai PDF
Liz Yip, Meike Janssen 71-84
Utilisation of Giant African snail (Achatina fulica) meal as protein source by laying hens PDF
Siaka Seriba Diarra, Rashmi Kant, Jemarlyn Tanhimana, Patrick Lela 85-90
Effect of rosemary (Rosmarinus officinalis) extract on weight, hematology and cell-mediated immune response of newborn goat kids PDF
Borhan Shokrollahi, Fardin Amini, Shahin Fakour, Mohammad Amiri Andi 91-97

ISSN: 2363-6033