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 Dr. G. O. Adesina


 Ph.D. (Ife)


                            Weed Science/Ecology



Adesina, G. O., O. A. Akinyemiju, and A.O. Ayeni (1998). Control of weeds in soybean with imidazolinone herbicides, Nigerian Weed Science Journal 11: 7- 15.(Nigeria)

Adesina G. O., O. A. Akinyemiju and F. Daddy (2004). Influence of aquatic weeds infestation on the riparian communities around Jebba Lake. Nigerian Journal of Weed Science 17: 59-65.(Nigeria)

Daddy F., B. M. B. Ladu, A.N. Okaeme and G. O. Adesina (2000). An integrated approach for the control of Water hyacinth in Kainji Lake basin: A model for Niger Delta Wetland. International Journal of Environment. Vol. 1:11-15. (Nigeria)

Olokor J. O., G. O. Adesina, O. A., Akinyemiju and F. Daddy (2004). Impact of water regime on the population of floating aquatic weeds on Kainji Lake, Nigeria. Nigerian Journal of Weed Science 17: 67-74. (Nigeria)

Olokor J.O., G. O. Adesina and C. A. Oduba (2006). Ecological and cost implication of fuelwood used for fish smoking: Case study of four fishing villages within Kainji Lake Basin. Journal of Fisheries 2/3 (1) 197-204. (Nigeria)

Olabiyi T. I. and G.O. Adesina (2006). Weed as host of plant parasitic nematodes. Crop Research 32 (3): 512-516.(India)

Olabode O.S., S. Ogunyemi and G.O. Adesina (2007). Effect of Mexican Sunflower (Tithonia diversifolia (Helms) A. Gray Interference in the performance of Melon (Citrulus lanatus Thumb. Mansfd.) Agricultural Journal 2(1): 23-26. (

Olabode, O.S., Sola Ogunyemi, W.B. Akanbi, G. O. Adesina, and P. A. Babajide. (2007). Evaluation of Tithonia Diversifolia (Hemsl.) A Gray for Soil Improvement. World Journal of Agricultural Sciences 3(4):503-507. (Parkistan)

Ogunyemi S., O.S. Olabode and G.O. Adesina (2007). Efficiency of mulching and mulch type for the control of Tithonia diversifolia (Hemsl, A. Gray) in melon production. Research on Crops 8 (1): 200-2003.(India)

Olabode, O.S., G.O. Adesina and K.A. Adelasoye (2007). Weed-Crop Competition: A Case Study of Tithonia diversifolia (Hemsl.) A. Gray and Abelmoschus esculentus (L.) Moench. Crop Research 33 (1,2 & 3): 134-140. (India)

Adesina G. O., O. A. Akinyemiju, and V. F. Olaleye. (2007). Assessment of aquatic vegetation of Jebba Lake, Nigeria. African Journal of Ecology 45:365-373.(Kenya)

Olabode O.S, S. Ogunyemi, G. O. Adesina (2007). Response of Okra (Abelmoschus esculentus (L). Moench) to weed control by mulching. Journal of Food, Agriculture and Environment 5(3&4):324-326 (Finland)

Adesina G.O. and Babarinde S. A. (2008). Trees Bees Use: Chromolaena odorata (L) R. M. King & Robinson Eupatorium odoratum L.). Bees for Development Journal 86:7 (U.K)

Mohammed H.A., Awodoyin R.O., Daddy F. and Adesina G.O. (2008). Ethno-botany of water lily (Nymphaea lotus Linn.) among the riparian communities in Nigeria: A case study of Kainji Lake basin. Biological and Environmental Sciences Journal for the Tropic 5(4):52-55.(Nigeria)

Olabiyi T.I., Oyedunmade E.E.A., Ibikunle G.J., Adesina G.O., Adelasoye K.A. and Ogunniran T.A. (2008). Chemical composition and bio-nematicidal properties of some weed extracts on Meloidogyne incognita. International Journal of Nematology 18(1):29-34. (U.K)

Adesina G. O., O.S. Olabode, A. O. Kolawole and K.Y. Ogunleye (2009). Noxious weeds and farmersí method of weed control in some farming communities of Oyo State. Nigerian Journal of Weed Science 22:43-50. (Nigeria)

Olabode, O. S., J. O. Ajetomobi and G. O. Adesina (2009). Economic Evaluation of Cultural Control of Tithonia diversifolia (Hemsl. A Gray) in South Western Nigeria. International Journal of Agricultural Economics and Rural Development 2(1): 35-42. (Nigeria)

Olabode O.S., S. A. Babarinde, G.O. Adesina and O.Akintayo (2009). Preliminary investigation on allelopathic potential of Tithonia diversifolia and Tetrapluera tetraptera on millet and cowpea seed germination. Journal of Agriculture, Environrment and Biotechnology 2(4):393-396 (India)

Adesina G. O., F. Daddy, E. Aina and A T. Ajibola (2010). Current status and flouristic diversity of aquatic macrophytes of two freshwater bodies in Southern Nigeria. American-Eurasian Journal of Agriculture and Environmental Sciences 7(5) 571-576 (Parkistan)

Olabode O.S., G.O. Adesina, S. A. Babarinde and E. O.Abioye (2010). Preliminary evaluation of Tithonia diversifolia (Hemls) A. Gray for allelopathic effect on some selected crops under laboratory and screen house conditions. The African Journal Plant Science and Biotechnology 4 (Special Issue 1):111-113

Olabode, O.S and Adesina G.O (2010) Effect of primextra and intercropping on the performance of cowpea (Vigna unguiculata) in a cowpea/maize intercrop. International Journal of Agriculture, Environrment and Biotechnology 3(3):275-277)






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