Stored Products
1. Callosobruchus maculatus (Fab.) (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae) infestation and tolerance on stored cowpea seeds protected with Anchomanes difformis (Blume) Engl. extracts

Jacobs Mobolade Adesina; Titilayo Elizabeth Mobolade-Adesina

Volume 3, Issue 2 , Summer and Autumn 2020, , Pages 367-378

  Purpose: The study was conducted to evaluate the infestation and tolerance of Callosobruchus maculatus to stored cowpea treated with Anchomanes difformis extracts. Research Method: Different concentrations of A. difformis extracts were admixed with 20g of uninfested cowpea seeds in 250ml plastic dishes. ...  Read More

Postharvest Biology and Technology
2. Assessment of grain protection through the incorporation of Eucalyptus citriodora leaves in grain/insecticide admixtures in Zimbabwe

James Machingura

Volume 2, Special Issue - Postharvest Losses , Winter and Spring 2019, , Pages 49-60

  Purpose: The control of stored-grain insect pests is predominantly done through the use of synthetic insecticides. However, the extensive and constant (mis)use of these chemicals has brought complications that include faster evolution of resistant forms of pests, hence a global call for alternative ...  Read More