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

Vol 114, No 2 (2013)

Table of Contents


Bud development, flowering and fruit set of Moringa oleifera Lam. (Horseradish Tree) as affected by various irrigation levels PDF
Quintin Ernst Muhl, Elsa S. du Toit, Joachim Martin Steyn, Zeno Apostolides 79-87
Short-term effects of human urine fertiliser and wood ash on soil pH and electrical conductivity PDF
Dora Neina, Gabriel Nii Noi Dowuona 89-99
Biochar improves fertility of a clay soil in the Brazilian Savannah: short term effects and impact on rice yield PDF
Marcia Thais de Melo Carvalho, Beáta Emoke Madari, Lammert Bastiaans, Pepijn Adrianus Johannes van Oort, Alexandre Bryan Heinemann, Mellissa Ananias Soler da Silva, Aline de Holanda Nunes Maia, Holger Meinke 101-107
Assessing adaptation – Climate change and indigenous livelihood in the Andes of Bolivia PDF
Marolyn Vidaurre de la Riva, André Lindner, Jürgen Pretzsch 109-122
Rural households’ social capital and welfare: A case study of Msinga, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa PDF
Lloyd James Segun Baiyegunhi 123-132
Socio-economic characterization of integrated cropping systems in urban and peri-urban agriculture of Faisalabad, Pakistan PDF
Shoaib Ur Rehman, Martina Predotova, Iqar Ahmad Khan, Eva Schlecht, Andreas Buerkert 133-143
Urban and peri-urban agricultural production along railway tracks: a case study from the Mumbai Metropolitan Region PDF
Prem Jose Vazhacharickal, Martina Predotova, Dornadula Chandrasekharam, Sharit Bhowmik, Andreas Buerkert 145-157
Cassava root peel as a replacement for maize in diets for growing pigs: effects on energy and nutrient digestibility, performance and carcass characteristics PDF
Olufemi S. Akinola, Amos O. Fanimo, J. Adeniyi Agunbiade, Andreas Susenbeth, Eva Schlecht 159-166

Book Reviews

Hermann Alfred Jürgen Pohlan & Dennis José Salazar Centeno (2012): Manual - Diagnóstico, monitoreo y auditoría de las buenas prácticas agrícolas en cafetales a través del sistema de semáforo PDF
Jörg Borgman 167

ISSN: 1612-9830