le 20/09/2016 17:41
Heterogeneity in fruit quality constitutes a major constraint in agri-food chains. In this paper the sources of the heterogeneity in pineapple in the field were studied in four experiments in commercial pineapple fields. The aims were to determine (a [...]
V.N. Fassinou Hotegni, W.J.M. Lommen, E.K. Agbossou and P.C. Struik
le 20/09/2016 17:31
This study mapped and diagnosed the fresh pineapple supply chains in Benin to identify bottlenecks in pineapple quality improvement for different markets. A research framework was defined that comprised all relevant aspects to be researched. After 54 [...]
V. N. Fassinou Hotegni, W.J. M. Lommen, J. G. A. J. van der Vorst, E. K. Agbossou, and P. C. Struik
le 20/09/2016 17:18
Valuation of farmer knowledge has been seen as a route to promote sustainable use of plant genetic resources. In
pineapple production systems in Benin, inadequate knowledge of cultivation practices can lead to a number of
inconveniences including a [...]
E.G. Achigan-Dako, A.C. Abike, S. N’Danikou, V.N. Fassinou Hotegni, C. Agbangla, and A. Ahanchédé
le 20/09/2016 17:09
In Benin, pineapple is an important fruit crop, mainly grown in the Atlantic department. The overall quality of the two cultivars grown, ‘Sugarloaf’ and ‘Smooth Cayenne’, does not meet the requirements for some outlets and the heterogeneity in fruit [...]
V.N. Fassinou Hotegni, W.J.M. Lommen, J.G.A.J. van der Vorst, E.K. Agbossou and
le 13/09/2016 15:19
An inventory of rabbit gastro -intestinal and external parasitoses in south-Benin was carried out from February to April 2003 in eight rabbit farms. For the external parasitoses, only the mange was highlighted. On 480 examined rabbits, 76 were carryi [...]
FAROUGOU S. · KOUTINHOUIN B. · KPODEKON M., DOUGNON J., DJAGO Y., ADEHAN R., · AHLINCOU F.
le 13/09/2016 15:14
A study was carried out on cattle’s parasitic ticks, in the north-east area of Benin, from August 2003 to September 2004. The aim was to follow the seasonal dynamics of the various species met in cattle and to determine their preference fixing areas. [...]
FAROUGOU S., · DOKO ALLOU S., · TASSOU A.W.
le 13/09/2016 15:11
In the aim of identifying the mortality causes frequently observed in rabbits raised in farms installed in southern Benin, a bacteriological study was led in 30 farms on fattening rabbits and young rabbits under-mothers. Thus, the bacteriological ana [...]
KPODEKON T.M., · FAROUGOU S., · DJIBRIL SALIFOU R., ·BOKO C.,· DOSSA F.