Editor-in-Chief

Dr. Victor B. Asio
Soil Science & Geoecology
Department of Soil Science
Visayas State University
Baybay City, Leyte Philippines 6521-A
Email: vbasio@vsu.edu.ph

Managing Editor

Dr. Henry Y. Goltiano
Department of Agricultural Education and Extension
College of Agriculture and Food Science
Visayas State University
Baybay City, Leyte Philippines 6521-A
Email:henrygoltiano@vsu.edu.ph

Associate Editors

Dr. Beatriz S. Belonias
Plant Systematics
Department of Biological Sciences
Visayas State University
Baybay City, Leyte Philippines 6521-A
Email: beatrizbelonias@vsu.edu.ph

Dr. Rotacio S. Gravoso
Learning Science & Curriculum Development
Department of Development Communication
Visayas State University
Baybay City, Leyte Philippines 6521-A
Email: r.gravoso@vsu.edu.ph

Dr. Julie D. Tan
Applied Microbiology
Philippine Root Crop Research and Training Center
Visayas State University
Baybay City, Leyte 6521-A
Email:julie.tan@vsu.edu.ph

Dr. Erlinda A. Vasquez
Pest Management and Natural Products
Philippine Root Crop Research and Training Center
Visayas State University
Baybay City, Leyte Philippines 6521-A
Email:erlinda.vasquez@vsu.edu.ph

Editorial Staff

Ms. Kimberly V. Caingcoy
Editorial Assistant
Office of the Vice President for Research and Extension
Visayas State University
Baybay City, Leyte, 6521-A Philippines 6521-A
Email: atrlsu@yahoo.com

Rhodora A. Bande
Language Editor
Department of Liberal Arts and Behavioral Sciences
Visayas State University
Baybay City, Leyte, 6521-A Philippines 6521-A

International Editorial Board

Dr. Sergio M. Abit Jr.
Environmental Soil Physics and Hydropedology
(Oklahoma State University, Oklahoma, USA)

Dr. Jose L. Bacusmo
Plant Breeding & Genetics
(Visayas State University, Phil.)

Dr. Dindo M. Campilan
Communication of Innovations & Participatory Research
(SWCA Regional Office, CGIAR New Delhi, India)

Dr. Othello B. Capuno
Plant Breeding & Genetics
(Visayas State University, Phil.)

Dr. Zueng-Sang Chen
Environmental Pollution & Pedology
(National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan)

Dr. Sauren Das
Botany and Ecophysiology
(Agricultural and Ecological Research Unit,
Indian Statistical Institue, India)

Dr. Lemuel M. Diamante
Food Engineering
(Lincoln University, New Zealand)

Dr. Francisco B. Elegado
Fermentation Tech. & Protein Chem.
(National Inst. of Molecular Biol. & Biotech., UPLB, Phil.)

Dr. Monina M. Escalada
Communication Research and Development Communication
(Visayas State University, Phil.)

Dr. Rodolfo G. Escalada
Agronomy & Agroforestry
(Visayas State University, Phil.)

Dr. Fe M. Gabunada
Agricultural Economics
(Visayas State University, Philippines)

Dr. Ruben M. Gapasin
Phytonematology & Plant Pathology
(Visayas State University, Phil.)

Dr. Friedhelm Goeltenboth
Limnology & Ecology
(University of Hohenheim, Germany)

Dr. Roberto C. Guarte
Agric. Engineering & Postharvest and Energy Technology
(Visayas State University, Phil.)

Dr. Arnold V. Hallare
Environmental & Aquatic Toxiology
(University of the Philippines, Manila)

Dr. Steve R. Harrison
Forest Economics
(University of Queensland, Australia)

Dr. Reinhold Jahn
Soil Science & Landscape Ecology
(University of Halle-Wittenberg, Germany)

Dr. Gerardo C. Janairo
Organic Chemistry and Material Science
De La Salle University, Manila

Dr. Gerhard Langenberger.
Agroecology and Vegetation Science
(University of Hohenheim, Stuttgart, Germany)

Dr. Maria Leichtfried
Limnology & Ecology
(Biological Station Lunz, Austria)

Dr. Lawrence Liao
Marine Biology
(Hiroshima University, Japan)

Dr. Ian A. Navarrete
Environmental Pedology
(Ateneo de Manila University, Philippines)

Dr. Federico O. Perez
Soil Science & Environmental Science
(Central Luzon State University, Phil.)

Dr. Ramesh C. Ray
Postharvest Technology & Microbiology
(CTCRI, Bhubaneswar, India)

Dr. Albert Reif
Vegetation Science and Site Classification
(University of Freiburg, Germany)

Dr. Joachim Sauerborn
Agroecology
(University of Hohenheim, Germany)

Dr. Letecia S. Sonon
Soil & Environmental Chemistry
(University of Georgia, USA)

Dr. Edgardo E. Tulin
Biotechnology
(Visayas State University, Philippines)

Dr.Anabella B. Tulin
Soil Chemistry and Plant Nutrition
(Visayas State University, Philippines)

Dr. Arthur Q. Villordon
Genetics / Plant Breeding
(Louisiana State University, USA)

Dr. Lawrence A. D. Williams
Naturals Products (Agriculture & Medical Research)
(Science Research Council, Kingston, Jamaica)

Dr. Akira Yamauchi
Bioresources Recycling
(Nagoya University, Japan)

Dr. Pearl B. Sanchez
Soil Chemistry
(Univerity of the Philippines Los Banos)


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