1. Highlighted– indicates author with IITA affiliation.
  2. Highlighted– indicates Journal or Article with Open Access.
  3. Beall’s List – indicates predatory scholarly open-access journals and publishers.
  4. Listed in order of Impact Factor (2015)


AUTHOR(S) PUBLICATION TITLE PUB. SOURCE PUB. TYPE IMPACT FACTOR (Thomson’s Journal Citation Report 2015) THOMSON(In/Not In) BEALL’S LIST (predatory scholarly open access journals/publishers)
Kihika, R., Murungi, L. K., Coyne, D., Nganga, M., Hassanali, A., Teal, P. E. & Torto, B. Parasitic nematode Meloidogyne incognita interactions with different Capsicum annum cultivars reveal the chemical constituents modulating root herbivory. Scientific Reports.7, 2017. 1— 10

(ISSN: 2045-2322)

Article 5.228 IN
Abdulmalik, R. O., Menkir, A., Meseka, S. K., Unachukwu, N., Ado, S. G., Olarewaju, J. D., Aba, D. A., Hearne, S., Crossa, J. & Gedil, M. Genetic gains in grain yield of a maize population improved through marker assisted recurrent selection under stress and non-stress conditions in west Africa. Frontiers in Plant Science. 8(841), 2017. 1— 11.

(ISSN: 1664-462X)

Article 4.495 IN
Adnan, A. A., Jibrin, J. M., Kamara, A., Abdulrahman, B. L., Shaibu, A. S. & Garba, I. I. CERES-maize model for determining the optimum planting dates of early maturing maize varieties in northern Nigeria. Frontiers in Plant Science. 8(1118), 2017. 1— 14.

(ISSN: 1664-462X)

Article 4.495 IN
Bankole, F., Menkir, A., Olaoye, G., Crossa, J., Hearne, S., Unachukwu, N. & Gedil, M. Genetic gains in yield and yield related traits under drought stress and favorable environments in a maize population improved using marker assisted recurrent selection. Frontiers in Plant Science. 8(808), 2017. 1— 10.

(ISSN: 1664-462X)

Article 4.495 IN
Abass, A., Awoyale, W., Sulyok, M. & Alamu, E. O. Occurrence of regulated mycotoxins and other microbial metabolites in dried cassava products from Nigeria. Toxins. 9(7), 2017. 1— 14.

(ISSN: 2072-6651)

Article 3.571 IN
Yahaya, A., Al Rwahnih, M. A., Dangora, D. B., Gregg, L., Alegbejo, M., Kumar, P. L. & Alabi, O. J. First report of maize yellow mosaic virus infecting sugarcane (Saccharum spp.) and itch grass (Rottboellia cochinchinensis) in Nigeria. Plant Disease. 101(7), 2017. 1335— 1335.

(ISSN: 0191-2917)

Article 3.192 IN
Ampaire, E., Jassogne, L., Providence, H., Acosta, M., Twyman, J., Winowiecki, L. & Van Asten, P. Institutional challenges to climate change adaptation: a case study on policy action gaps in Uganda. Environmental Science and Policy. 75, 2017. 81— 90.

(ISSN: 1462-9011)

Article 2.972 IN
Riveron, J., Ibrahim, S. S., Mulamba, C., Djouaka, R. F., Irving, H., Wondji, M. J., Ishak, I. H. & Wondji, C. S. Genome-wide transcription and functional analyses reveal heterogeneous molecular mechanisms driving pyrethroids resistance in the major malaria vector Anopheles funestus across Africa. G3-Genes Genomes Genetics. 7(6), 2017. 1819-1832.

(ISSN: 2160-1836)

Article 2.910 IN
Assfaw Wossen, T., Berger, T., Haile, M. G. & Troost, C. Impacts of climate variability and food price volatility on household income and food security of farm households in east and west Africa. Agricultural Systems, 2017. 1— 9.

Online first.

(ISSN: 0308-521X)

Article 2.867 IN
Udo, E. F., Ajala, S. & Olaniyan, A. First report of maize yellow mosaic virus infecting sugarcane (Saccharum spp.) and itch grass (Rottboellia cochinchinensis) in Nigeria. Plant Disease. 101(7), 2017. 1335— 1335.

(ISSN: 0191-2917)

Article 3.192 IN
Mengesha, W., Menkir, A., Unachukwu, N., Meseka, S. K., Farinola, A., Girma Tessema, G. & Gedil, M. Genetic diversity of tropical maize inbred lines combining resistance to Striga hermonthica with drought tolerance using SNP markers. Plant Breeding. 136(3), 2017. 338— 343.

(ISSN: 0179-9541)

Article 1.502 IN
Lewu, M. N., Mulidzi, A. R., Gerrano, A. S. & Adebola, P. O. Comparative growth and yield of taro (Colocasia esculenta) accessions cultivated in the western cape, South Africa. International Journal of Agriculture and Biology. 19(3), 2017. 589— 594.

(ISSN: 1560-8530)

Article 0.758 IN
Agoyi, E. E., Odong, T. L., Tumuhairwe, J. B., Chigeza, G., Diers, B. W. & Tukamuhabwa, P. Genotype by environment effects on promiscuous nodulation in soybean (Glycine max L. Merrill). Agriculture & Food Security, 6(29), 2017. 1— 14.

(ISSN: 2048-7010)

Article NOT IN
Debela, M., Dejene, M. & Mengesha, W. Management of Turcicum leaf blight [Exserohilum turcicum (Pass.) Leonard & Suggs] of maize (Zea mays L.) through integration of host resistance and fungicide at Bako, western Ethiopia. African Journal of Plant Science. 11(1), 2017. 6— 22.

(ISSN: 1996-0824)

Article NOT IN Predatory Publisher-Academic Journals, Inc.

Haile, M. G., Assfaw Wossen, T., Tesfaye, K. & von Braun, J. Impact of climate change, weather extremes, and price risk on global food supply. Economics of Disasters and Climate Change. 1(1), 2017. 55— 75.

(ISSN: 2511-1280)

Article NOT IN
Schut, M., Andersson, J. A., Dror, I., Kamanda, J., Sartas, M., Mur, R., Kassam, S., Brouwer, H., Stoian, D., Devaux, A., Velasco, C., Gramzow, A., Dubois, T., Flor, R. J., Gummert, M., Buizer, D., McDougall, C., Davis, K., Homann-Kee Tui, S. & Lundy, M. Guidelines for innovation platforms in agricultural research for development: decision support for research, development and funding agencies on how to design, budget and implement impactful innovation platforms International

Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA) and Wageningen University (WUR) under the

CGIAR Research Program on Roots Tubers and Bananas (RTB), 2017. 88p.


Gresta, F., Wink, M., Prins, U., Abberton, M., Capraro, J., Scarafoni, A., & Hill, G. Lupins in European cropping systems. In: Murphy-Bokern, D., Stoddard, F. L. & Watson, C. (Eds.), Legumes in cropping systems. Wallingford, Oxfordshire, UK. CABI, 2017. 88-108.



ISBN: 9781780644981

Book chapter NOT IN
Aighewi, B., , D. B. Maroya, N. & Mignouna Key for a profitable and sustainable seed yam business enterprise: business plan and market development with record keeping for seed yam farmers. YIIFSWA working paper series, No. 8. International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA), 2017. 23p. Booklet NOT IN
de Roo, N., Hawkins, R., Schut, M., Salomons, M., Bashah, T., Staal, S. & Kassam, S. Systems analysis in AIS: potentials and pitfalls KIT Sustainable Economic Development: Working Paper Series no. 11. The Royal Tropical Institute, 2017. 20p. Booklet NOT IN