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Online ISSN: 2231-5209 | Print ISSN: 0974-9411

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Agricultural Science | Animal Sciences | Bioinformatics | Biochemistry | Biophysics | Bio-mathematics | Biotechnology | Computational Biology | Environmental Science | Microbiology | Plant Sciences



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Research Articles

Physiological and biochemistry response of mustard greens (Brassica juncea var. Tosakan) to iron and zinc biofortification

Armelia Rezkita Setyoningsih, Samanhudi, Amalia Tetrani Sakya, Muji Rahayu, Andiyana Setyawati

457 - 469

Performance of Brown top millet (Brachiaria ramosa L.) grown under problematic soils

D Abhigna, R. Kalpana, S. Radhamani, V. Ravichandran , P. Janaki, P. Geetha

503 - 507

Optimizing nitrogen and potassium for aerobic rice (Oryza sativa L.) in elevated -temperature environments

Saravana Kumar Murugesan, Prameela Prabhakaran, Indhushree Arunagirinathan, Jeyajothi Raman, Vinothini Nedunchezhiyan, Ramadass Sivalingam, Rajeshkumar Arumugam, Chandrasekaran Perumal

550 - 557


558 - 562

Biocontrol measures to manage Parthenium hysterophorus: Current paradigms, scope and relevance

, Vikas Kumar, Anil Kumar Sharma, M. K. Rana, Amarjeet Singh, Raj Singh

563 - 573

A study on the evaluation of heavy metals accumulation in electrokinetically treated sewage sludge by Spinacia oleracea

Tamanna Parida, Ram Sailesh Agnihotri, Suresh Kumar Kolli , Anindita Chakraborty , Namuduri Srinivas

574 - 583

Storing cork oak (Quercus suber) seeds under different temperatures and the effect of storage treatments on the germination and growth  of stored seeds

Marwan YM El Fargani, Amal El Khaddari , Mohamed Ouajdi, Hayat Oubrahim, Jalila Aoujdad , Salwa El Antry, Jamila Dahmani, Lahcen Zidane

592 - 598

A review on pharmaceutical and environmental applications of guava (Psidium guajava) leaves

Anjali Mohapatra, Vandana Nandal, Manu Solanki, Vinayak Vandan Pathak

607 - 622

Aerial photo database model of Indonesia's national territory in a Geospatial intelligence perspective

Sony Setiawan, Asep Adang Supriyadi, Pujo Widodo, Djoko Andreas Navalino

637 - 645

Isolation and molecular identification of polyphenol oxidase and associated enzyme production from Bacillus spp.

K. Vivekanandhan, Parimala Gnana Soundari Arockiam Jeyasundar , Vellingiri Manon Mani , M. P. Ayyappadas

Probiotic bacteria as a healthy alternative for fish and biological control agents in aquaculture

Pankaj Das, Puspakhi Borah, Ramashankar Bordoloi, Amrit Pegu, Rupam Dutta, Chittaranjan Baruah

674 - 689

Supply response of major oilseeds in India: A mix of price and non-price factors

Soumik Dey , Saikat Biswas, Shubhadeep Maity , Siddhartha Mukherjee , Pramit Pandit , Swati Chakraborty

690 - 696

Study on soil organic carbon dynamics and its different pools in maize crop (Zea mays L.) under different agricultural practices in semiarid region of Punjab,  India

Khaidem Jackson, Nitin Changade, Thounaojam Thomas Meetei, Heisnam Sobhana Devi, Yumnam Bijilaxmi Devi, Kangujam Bokado

713 - 721

Avian diversity and conservation status in Bhindawas Bird Sanctuary, Jhajjar (Haryana), India

Manju Chhikara, Vijay Singh, Vivek Goyal, Parveen Kumar, Vinay Malik

730 - 740

Enhancing efficacy of microbial bioremediation by intervention of nanotechnology and metabolic engineering: A review

Shreshtha Mehta, Madhulika Esther Prasad, Vijay Jagdish Upadhye, Siddharth Goswami, Pallavi Singh

741 - 751

Influence of Cassia occidentalis leaf and stem extracts on the life parameters of Aedes aegypti (Linnaeus, 1762)

Aarti Sharma, Monika Mishra, Roopa Rani Samal, Vinay Singh Dagar, Manoj Kumar, Anupama Shukla, Sarita Kumar

752 - 761

Molecular and cytogenetic techniques (FISH and GISH) for rapid hybrid confirmation to hasten the breeding pace of ornamental geophytes

Shaik Faheem Akhtar, Sunil Bora, Ruthy Tabing, Priyanka Boruah, Madhu Saatu, Akshay R. Uike, E.G. RAO

768 - 776

Response of melatonin on postharvest qualities and shelf life of pineapple cv. Kew at ambient storage

Debashis Mandal, Nchumbeni Ennio, Noel Lalhruaitluangi, Lalrinchhani , Agnes Vanlalnghaki Fanai

794 - 804


854 - 864

Targeting NSP-13 protein of SARS CoV-2 with selected natural compounds: An in-silico approach

Divya Sharma, Anita Rani Gill, Poonam Bansal, Soniya Goyal, Pooja Sharma, Moyad Shahwan, Seema Ramnivas, Hardeep Singh Tuli

865 - 873


883 - 889

Land use/land cover dynamics using support vector machine in the area of Lambaréné, Gabon, from 1988 to 2022

Djeph Wylphene Koumba Biname, Adeniyi Sulaiman Gbadegesin, Marjolaine Okanga-Guay , Zachariah Haruna Mshelia , Lyn Randy Essono Mbegha

890 - 900

Acceptability of malunggay (Moringa oleifera) and squash (Cucurbita moschata) cookies

Aiken D. Bugtai, Jehan Apuya, Stephanie Eve Sabayton, Mae Otida, Jacquiline R. Dela Cruz, Lislee C. Valle, Felix C. Costan, Catherine C. Terana

901 - 908

Journal of Applied and Natural Science is an Open Access | Peer-Reviewed journal. It provides a platform for researchers and scientists to publish scientific research views in the field of agriculture, biological and environmental sciences to promote the speedy propagation of quality research information.

Online ISSN: 2231-5209 | Print ISSN: 0974-9411