VOLUME 38 NO. 1 JANUARY – JUNE 2016


CONTENTS

Interpretation of Insecticide Posters by Rice Farmers In Selected Villages in Leyte, Philippines

Dennis C. Cortes and Monina Escalada

Distribution of Virus Symptoms and Viruses Infecting Field-Grown Cucurbit Crops Under Natural Tropical Conditions Within a Humid Rainforest Transition Agro-Ecology in Nigeria

E.I. Ayo-John, O.O. Odedara, E.V. Loko, F.D. Aworinde, A.C. Tella, I. G. Ogundare, A.M. Kelani,J.O. Hassan, J.O. Oladokun, and O. B. Afolayan

Growth Performance of Abaca (Musa textilis Nee) Integrated in Multi-strata Agroecosystems

Marlito M. Bande, Victor B. Asio, Joachim Sauerborn, and Volker Romheld

Mineral Nutrition of Abaca (Musa textilis Née) Planted under Coconut and Rainforestation Production Systems

Marlito M. Bande, Victor B. Asio, Joachim Sauerborn, and Volker Romheld

Formulation and Testing of Combined Organic Liquid Supplement from Trichoderma spp. and Fermented Plant and Seed Extracts on the Growth of Organic Pechay

Ellen S. Romero, Lani Lou Mar A. Lopez, Fe L. Porciuncula, Purisima P. Juico, and Jonathan L. Galindez

Performance of Irrigated Lowland Rice Grown at Different Spacing and Organic Fertilizer Levels Under Unflooded Water Management System During the Vegetative Growth Period

Archie I. Baclayon and Alfredo B. Escasinas

A Review of Postharvest Treatments to Maintain Mango (Mangifera Indica L.) Quality

Luz Geneston Asio and Francisco D. Cuaresma

Traditional and Current Knowledge on the Utilization of Mahua (Madhuca latifolia L.) Flowers by the Santhal Tribe in Similipal Biosphere Reserve, Odisha, India

S. Behera, R. C. Ray, M. R. Swain, R. C. Mohanty, and A. K.Biswal

Energy Productivity and Efficiency of Lowland Rice (Var. PSB Rc18) Under Various Organic Nutrient Sources and Quantum Enhancers

Berta C. Ratilla and Teodoro C. Mendoza

Performance of Peanut (Arachis hypogaea L.) as Influenced by Time of Planting Sweetpotato(Ipomoea batatas L.) as Intercrop

Bonievic P. Sarcol and Ulysses A. Cagasan

Pigmental Composition of Freshwater Algae at Different Levels of Nitrogen and Physico-chemical Parameters of Palhi River, Baybay, Leyte

Angelica Joy G. Yu and Felix M. Salas

Biophysical Survey of the Hinatuan Enchanted River Underwater Cave System (HERUCS) and its Connecting River, Surigao del Sur, Southern Philippines

Ethel C. Wagas, Dave Anthony Valles, Cyril Taguba, Dominic Franco C. Belleza, Alex Santos, Bernil Gastardo, Terence Paul U. Dacles, Annie G. Diola and Danilo T. Dy

Inbreeding and Mortality Risk in a Captive Population of Mhorr Gazelle (Nanger dama mhorr)

Ana Marquiza M. Quilicot and Roswitha Baumung

Nutrient Digestibility in Goats Fed With Corn Fodder Supplemented With Palm Kernel Meal

Tomas M. Austral, Jr. and Sulpecio C. Bantugan

Growth Performance of Philippine Native Chicken Fed Diet Supplemented with Varying Levels of Madre de Agua (Trichanthera gigantean Nees) Leaf Meal

Clarita E. Morbos , Dinah M. Espina and Lolito C. Bestil

Potential of Some Legume Forages for Rumen Defaunation in Goats

Maita L. Aban and Lolito C. Bestil

Optimization of Coconut Water Beverage Fermented with Lactobacillus acidophilus

Eileen B. Bandalan and Lorina A. Galvez

Leadership Roles and Management Practices of Educational Managers and Their Relationships to Teachers’ and Students’ Performance

Teresita A. Oducado

Research Note: Vege-Fish Noodle: Its Quality and Acceptability

Roberta D. Lauzon, Obdulia G. Camooying, and Naomi G. Petronio

Research Note: Histopathology of Puccinia philippinensis Syd. & P. Syd, A Fungus that Causes Leaf Rust Disease to Cyperus rotundus L.

Dindo King M. Donayre and Lucille T. Minguez