April-June 2013, Volume 2 and Issue 2

Science

 

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Evaluation of Soil Acidity in Agricultural Soils of Smallholder Farmers in South Western Ethiopia

AbdennaDeressa ..........................................................................................................................

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.4314%2Fstar.v2i2.98859

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Multivariate Analysis as a Tool for Indirect Selection of CommonBean Genotypes (Phaseolus vulgaris L) for Soil Acidity Tolerance under Field Conditions

Hirpa Legesse, Nigussie Dechassa, Setegn Gebeyehu, Geremew Bultosa, Firew Mekbib............

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.4314%2Fstar.v2i2.98862

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Influence of Selected Organic Manures on the Seed Germination and Seedling Growth of Cluster Bean (Cyamopsis tetragonoloba (L.) Taub)

Saritha, M, Vijayakumari, B, Hiranmai Yadav Rand Kandari LS ……………………………………...

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.4314%2Fstar.v2i2.98864

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Effect of Planting Pattern and Cutting Height on In Vitro Digestibility and in Sacco Degradability of Napier Grass Mixed with Silver Leaf Desmodium at Bako, Western Ethiopia

Diriba Dibaand Adugna Tolera……………………………………………………………………

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.4314%2Fstar.v2i2.98866

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Feed Intake, Digestibility and Growth Performance of Horro Lambs Fed Natural Pasture Hay Supplemented Graded Level of Vernonia Amygdalina Leaves and Sorghum Grain Mixture

Firisa Woyessa, Adugna Toleraand Diriba Diba...........................................................................

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.4314%2Fstar.v2i2.98870

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Effect of Green Prosopis juliflora Pods and Noug Seed (Guizotia obissynica) Cake Supplementation on Digestibility and Performance of Blackhead Ogaden Sheep Fed Hay as a Basal Diet

Birhanu Tesema, Getachew Animutand Mengistu Urge………………………………………………

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.4314%2Fstar.v2i2.98881

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Health Effects of Intimate Partner Violence against Women: Evidence from Community Based Cross Sectional Study in Western Ethiopia

Sileshi G. Abeya, Mesganaw F. Afework and Alemayeh W. Yalew ...............................................

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.4314%2Fstar.v2i2.98884

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Floristic Composition and Community Analysis of Komto Afromontane Moist Forest, East Wollega Zone, West Ethiopia

Fekadu Gurmessa, Teshome Soromessaand Ensermu Kelbessa................................................

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.4314%2Fstar.v2i2.98887

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Phytoplankton Community Composition in Gowrikere tank, Anandapura, Sagara, Shivamogga, Karnataka, India

Vasantha Naik T, Puttaiah ET, Ravikumar Patil HS, Sayeswara HAand Nafeesa Begum………..

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.4314%2Fstar.v2i2.98888

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Assessment of Water Handling Practices among Rural Communities of Dire Dawa Administrative Council, Dire Dawa, Ethiopia

Desalegn Amenu, Sissay Menkirand Tesfaye Gobena ...................................................................

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.4314%2Fstar.v2i2.98891

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Pharmacological Activities of Streptomyces Species PO-178 Isolated from Rhizosphere Soil of Agumbe, Karnataka, India

Prashith Kekuda TR, Onkarappa R and Raghavendra HL..............................................................

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.4314%2Fstar.v2i2.98892

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Inhibitory Effect of Cow Urine Extracts of Selected Plants against Pathogens Causing Rhizome Rot of Ginger

Rakesh KN, Dileep N, Syed Junaid, Prashith Kekuda TR, Vinayaka KS and Noor Nawaz AS.......

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.4314%2Fstar.v2i2.98894

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Global Epidemiology of Tuberculosis: Past, Present and Future

Eyasu Ejeta, Mengistu Legesse, Gobana Ameniand Raghavendra HL……………………………..

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.4314%2Fstar.v2i2.98895

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