Hi, I am Babatunde Fikayo Ezekiel, My LiveDNA is 234.307
Dr. Babatunde Fikayo Ezekiel
Highest Degree: Ph.D. in Agronomy from Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University, Nigeria
Institute: Osun State University, Nigeria
Area of Interest: Plant and Soil Sciences
  •   Agronomy
  •   Soil Agriculture
  •   Plant Biotechnology
  •   Vegetable Crops
URL: http://livedna.org/234.307
My SELECTED Publications
1:   Agada, P.O. and F.E. Babatunde, 2006. Computer simulated path analysis of the direct, combined and indirect contributions of growth parameters to crop yield. Pecop J. Sci. Eng. Technol., 2: 50-61.
2:   Auwalu, B.M. and F.E. Babatunde, 2007. Analyses of growth, yield and fertilization of vegetable sesame (Sesamum radiatum schum). J. Plant Sci., 2: 108-112.
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3:   Auwalu, B.M., F.E. Babatunde, T.O. Oseni and Y.M. Muhammed, 2007. Productivity of vegetable sesame Sesamum radiatum Schum as influenced by Nitrogen, phosphorus and seasons. Adv. Hortic. Sci., 21: 9-13.
4:   Babatunde, E.E., T.O. Oseni and B.M. Auwlu, 2004. Effect of nutritional sources, mode of storage and post harvest losses on yield and economic returns in onions (Allium cepa). Niger. J. Hortic. Sci., 9: 17-21.
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5:   Babatunde, F.E. and A.L.E. Mofoke, 2006. Performance of roselle (Hibiscus sabdariffa L) as influenced by irrigation schedules. Pak. J. Nutr., 5: 363-367.
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6:   Babatunde, F.E. and B. Zechariah, 2000. Influence of weeding regimes and spacings on the productivity of red variant roselle (Hibiscus sabdariffa L). Adv. Horticult. Sci., 3: 147-151.
7:   Babatunde, F.E. and B.M. Auwalu, 2003. Analyses of growth, yield and agronomic factors of red variant roselle (Hibiscus sabdariffa L). Adv. Hortic. Sci., 17: 102-104.
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8:   Babatunde, F.E. and K.A. Yongabi, 2008. Effect of nitrogen on productivity of aloe barbadensis and its inhibitory effect on Trichophyton rubrum. Adv. Horticult. Sci., 3: 187-190.
9:   Babatunde, F.E., 2000. Effects of intercropping and cropping sequence on the marketable yield and productivity of celosia and okra. J. Agric. Environ., 1: 55-61.
10:   Babatunde, F.E., 2002. Productivity of celosia (Celosia argentea L) as affected by plant population density in bauchi. Nig. J. Trop. Agric., 4: 151-154.
11:   Babatunde, F.E., 2003. Influence of sowing dates and weed interference on the productivity of egusi-melon (Colocynthis citrullus). Nig. J. Agric. Technol., 11: 26-31.
12:   Babatunde, F.E., 2005. Sustainable means of land preparation: A review of animal traction technology in northern Nigerian agriculture. Gubi J., 1: 11-15.
13:   Babatunde, F.E., A. Garba, G.N. Udom and K.O. Oyedokun, 2007. Effect of seed storage period on germination and seedling performance of bambara groundnut (Vigna subterranean L. verdc). Biol. Environ. Sci. J. Tropics, 4: 111-114.
14:   Babatunde, F.E., A.B. Okesina and A.L. Kehinde, 2014. Creating entrepreneurial opportunity through production of Jatropha (jatropha curcas) seedlings in Osun state, Nigeria. Int. J. Phytofuels Allied Sci., 3: 89-98.
15:   Babatunde, F.E., A.L.E. Mofoke and B.M. Monono, 2008. Response of waterleaf vegetable (Talinum triangulare jacq willd) to spacing and fertilizer application. Niger. J. Agric. Technol., 13: 22-28.
16:   Babatunde, F.E., A.L.E. Mofoke, G.N. Udom and G.U. Mohammed, 2009. Influence of nutrient source on the elemental composition of irrigated garlic. J. Trop. Agric. Food Environ. Extens., 8: 45-50.
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17:   Babatunde, F.E., A.L.E. Mofoke, I.J. Dantata and U.U. Faruk, 2008. Influence of nutrient source on the productivity of irrigated garlic (Allium sativum). Int. J. Trop. Agric. Food Syst., 2: 54-59.
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18:   Babatunde, F.E., E.O. Ekanem, M.U. Sabo, G.U. Mohammed and M.D. Yakubu, 2003. Influence of nutrient sources on the productivity and pungency of onion (Allium cepa). Agric. Bus. Technol. J., 1: 55-61.
19:   Babatunde, F.E., G.N. Udom, A.M. Maigari and H. Moseri, 2007. Influence of irrigation intervals, pruning and tillage practices on the productivity of roselle (Hibiscus sabdariffa L). J. Res. Agric., 4: 4-10.
20:   Babatunde, F.E., I.J. Dantata and O.J. Olawuyi, 2012. Performance of sweet potato and soybeans as affected by cropping sequence in the northern Guinea Savanna of Nigeria. J. Agron., 11: 22-26.
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21:   Babatunde, F.E., I.O.O. Aiyelaagbe, V.I. Ayodele, B.M. Auwalu and T.O. Oseni, 2000. Cropping sequence as a means of sustainable crop production: A case of an okra-celosia mixture. Afr. J. Sci. Technol., 1: 149-155.
22:   Babatunde, F.E., T.O. Oseni, B.M. Auwalu and G.N. Udom, 2002. Effect of sowing date, intra row spacing and nitrogen fertilizer levels on growth and yield of red variant Roselle (Hibiscus sabdariffa L.). Patanika J. Agric., 25: 99-106.
23:   Babatunde, F.E., T.O. Oseni, B.M. Auwalu, G.N. Udom, J.O. Ajayi and B.K. Mailabari, 2002. Influence of nitrogenous fertilizer and variety on the quantity and quality of roselle (Hibiscus sabdariffa L) calyx and fibre. Sci. Forum, 5: 10-18.
24:   Dantata, I.J. and F.E. Babatunde, 2013. Productivity of cucumber in a semi arid savanna of Nigeria as affected by organic fertilizer. J. Appl. Agric. Res., 5: 283-288.
25:   Dantata, I.J., B.M. Auwalu, N.A. Machunga, I.A. Mohammed and F.E. Babatunde, 2006. Effect of different rate of nitrogen fertilizer on the productivity and quality of dadino tomatoes grown in north-eastern Nigeria. Agric. Bus. Technol. J., 4: 49-55.
26:   Dantata, I.J., F.E. Babatunde, S. Mustapha and A.S. Fagam, 2010. Influence of variety and plant spacing on tuber size, tuber shape and fresh marketable yield of sweet potato in Bauchi Nigeria. Biol. Environ. Sci. J. Trop., 7: 140-144.
27:   Dantata, I.J., T.O. Oseni, B.M. Auwalu and F.E. Babatunde, 2009. Effect of different levels of nitrogen and phosphorus on vegetable leaf and bulb yield in onions (Allium cepa L). Biol. Environ. Sci. J. Tropics, 6: 64-68.
28:   Fbabatunde, F.E., 2003. Intercrop productivity of roselle in Nigeria. Afr. Crop Sci. J., 11: 43-47.
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29:   Garba, A., F.E. Babatunde, G. Fushison and A. Hassan, 2009. Seasonal variation and rice production in northern Nigeria. J. League Res. Nig., 10: 50-57.
30:   Mofoke, A.L.E., F.E. Babatunde, S.M. Musa, J.K. Adewumi and O.J. Mudiare, 2008. Analysis of the hydraulic performance of a continous flow drip irrigation system tested on a tomato field in Bauchi, Nigeria. Arid Zone J. Eng. Technol. Environ., 6: 10-21.
31:   Mofoke, A.L.E., J.K. Adewumi, F.E. Babatunde, O.J. Mudiare and A.A. Ramalan, 2006. Yield of tomato grown under continuous-flow drip irrigation in Bauchi state of Nigeria. Agric. Water Manage., 84: 166-172.
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32:   Olawuyi, O.J., F.E. Babatunde, O.A. Akinbode, A.C. Odebode and S.A. Olakojo, 2010. Assessment of productivity of cucumber (Cucumis sativus) as Influenced by arbuscular mycorrhiza (Glomus deserticola). Nig. J. Mycol., 3: 55-64.
33:   Olawuyi, O.J., F.E. Babatunde, O.A. Akinbode, A.C. Odebode and S.A. Olakojo, 2011. Influence of arbuscular mycorrhizal and NPK fertilizer on the productivity of cucumber (Cucumis sativus). Int. J. Org. Agric. Res. Dev., 3: 22-29.
34:   Olawuyi, O.J., S.G. Jonathan, F.E. Babatunde, B.J. Babalola and O.O.S. Yaya et al., 2014. Accession×treatment interaction, variability and correlation studies of pepper (Capsicum spp.) under the Influence of arbuscular mycorrhiza fungus (Glomus clarum) and cow dung. Am. J. Plant Sci., Vol. 5. 10.4236/ajps.2014.55083.
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35:   Udom, G.N., A.S. Fagam, F.E. Babatunde and I.M. Maina, 2006. Path coefficient analysis of the components of grain yield in intercropped cowpea, growth in Borno, Nigeria. Int. J. Nat. Appl. Sci., 2: 310-316.
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36:   Udom, G.N., A.S. Fagam, F.E. Babatunde and I.M. Maina, 2006. Yield analysis of intercropped millet grown in Maiduguri, Nigeria, using correlation and path coefficient. Int. J. Nat. Appl. Sci., 2: 350-355.
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37:   Udom, G.N., F.E. Babatunde and A.R. Mohammed, 2007. Growth and yield evaluation of cowpea varieties and planting patterns in sorghum: Cowpea mixture grown under striga infested field. J. Res. Agric., 4: 57-63.
38:   Udom, G.N., F.E. Babatunde and B.M. Auwalu, 2004. Performance of sesame and cowpea as affected by intra-row spacing and weeding regimes. Agric. Bus. Technol. J., 2: 21-28.
39:   Udom, G.N., F.E. Babatunde and V.A. Tenebe, 2007. Suppression of witchweed (Striga hermonthica) in sorghum: Cowpea mixture as affected by cowpea varieties and planting patterns. Int. J. Agric. Res., 2: 268-274.
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40:   Umar, I.B., A.G. Ali and F.E. Babatunde, 2015. Domestication and performance of Amara (Tacca Leontopetaloides (L) Kuntze) under different NPK fertilizer rates in Lafia, Nasarawa state. Int. J. Agric. Earth Sci., Vol. 1. .