Current Issue
September, 2020

  • Vol. 47 No. 3
ANIMAL
  • Effect of brewer’s yeast (Saccharmyces cerevisiae) supplementation on growth performance, nutrient digestibility, and fecal score of growing pigs

    Zhenyu Ding, In Ho Kim


    A total of 60 growing pigs (25.50 ± 1.63 kg) were used in a 6-week trial to investigate the effects of diet supplementation with brewer’s yeast (Saccharmyces cerevisiae) on growth performance, nutrient digestibility, and fecal score of growing pigs ... ...

PLANT&FOREST
  • Influence of the application of Tithonia diversifolia and phosphate rocks on the performances of rainfed rice

    Butoto Imani wa Rusaati, Jun-Won Kang, Patience Arusi Gendusa, Pacifique Bulakali Bisimwa, Joseph Lumande Kasali, Nkulu Kabange Rolly, Joowon Park, Esther Matendo Rehema, Cephas Masumbuko Ndabaga, Gentil Iragi Kaboyi, Orléanne Nangalire Nankafu, Anastasie Bahati Chirimwami


    Gradient concentrations of Tithonia diversifolia green leaves and phosphate ... ...

  • Effects of film liners, ethylene scrubber, alcohol releaser and chlorine dioxide on the berry quality during simulated marketing in ‘Campbell Early’ grapes

    Sung-Joo Kim, Cheol Choi, Young-Jik Ahn, Byung-Sun Lim, Jong-Pil Chun


    This study investigated the effects of an ethylene scrubber (ES) with a micro-perforated polypropylene (MP-PP, 30 μm) or a high density polyethylene (MP-HDPE, 30 μm) film ... ...

  • Analysis on the exit strategy of ODA for sustainability: a case study from the Greenbelt Plantation Project of Mongolia

    Ki Hyun Kim, Se Bin Kim


    Official development assistance (ODA) projects are conducted under the auspices of donor countries and on the principle of time-limited implementation for economic development ... ...

ANIMAL
  • Effect of Lactobacillus acidophilus based probiotic product supplementation on the blood profile, fecal noxious gas emission, and fecal shedding of lactic acid bacteria and coliform bacteria in healthy adult Beagle dogsemission, and fecal shedding of lactic acid bacteria and coliform bacteria in healthy adult Beagle dogs

    Hao Yang Sun, In Ho Kim


    The aim of this study was to evaluate the effect of Lactobacillus acidophilus probiotic (LAP) ... ...

FOOD&CHEMISTRY
  • Properties of BE0623 to serve as a growth factor of Bifidobacterium

    Young Hoon Cho, Jae Young Sim, Myoung Soo Nam


    Prebiotics are defined as “Nondigestible food ingredients that beneficially affect the host by selectively stimulating the growth and activity of bacteria in the intestine” ... ...

  • Properties of hydrolyzed α-lactalbumin, β-lactoglobulin and bovine serum albumin by the alcalase and its immune-modulation activity in Raw 264.7 cell

    Jae Min Yu, Ji Yoon Son, Gerelyuya Renchinkhand, Kwang-Yeon Kim, Jae Young Sim, Myoung Soo Nam


    This study investigated the effects of the proteolytic hydrolysates of α-lactalbumin (LA), β-lactoglobulin (LG) and bovine serum albumin (BSA) by alcalase on inflammatory ... ...

ENGINEERING
  • Flood prediction in the Namgang Dam basin using a long short-term memory (LSTM) algorithm

    Seungsoo Lee, Hyunuk An, Youngteck Hur, Yeonsu Kim, Jisun Byun


    Flood prediction is an important issue to prevent damages by flood inundation caused by increasing high-intensity rainfall with climate change. In ... ...

  • An evaluation of a crushed stone filter and gabion retaining wall for reducing internal erosion of agricultural reservoirs

    Young-Hak Lee, Dal-Won Lee, Jung-Hyun Ryu, Cheol-Han Kim, Joon Heo, Jae-Woong Shim


    Recent changes in the disaster environment have greatly increased the possibility of internal erosion in deteriorated reservoirs; thus, countermeasure ... ...

FOOD&CHEMISTRY
  • Effect of Donganme (Sorghum bicolor L. Moench) against oxidative stress in vitro and in a cellular system in glial cells

    Ji Myung Choi, Yeo Jin Kim, Ah Young Lee, Eun Ju Cho


    In this study, we investigated the protective effects of ‘Donganme’ (Sorghum bicolor L. Moench) against oxidative stress under in vitro conditions and in ... ...

ENGINEERING
  • Data complement algorithm of a complex sewerage pipe system for urban inundation modeling

    Seungsoo Lee, Hyunuk An, Yeonsu Kim, Young-Teck Hur, Daeeop Lee


    Geographic information system (GIS) sewer network data are a fundamental input material for urban inundation modeling, which is important to ... ...

PLANT&FOREST
  • Drying characteristics of lotus root under microwave and hot-air combination drying

    Sung Yong Joe, Jun Hwi So, Seung Hyun Lee


    Because lotus root has a short shelf life, the quality easily deteriorates. Thus, the harvested lotus roots are processed into a variety of products. Drying ... ...

MANAGEMENT&ECONOMICS
  • Assessment & implications of the business cessation support system for farmers: focus on the grape business

    Sukho Han, Jungwon Youm, Heesoo Jang, Seungmo Koo


    In this paper, we conducted a dynamic ex-post assessment on the grape business cessation support System. Based on the analysis results, in the short term ... ...

ANIMAL
  • Fiber fractions and the corresponding exogenous enzyme can improve the growth performance of weaning piglets under poor sanitary conditions

    Hyun Min Cho, Samiru Sudharaka Wickramasuriya, Shemil Priyan Macelline, Yu Bin Kim, Jun Seon Hong, Young-Joo Yi, Jung Min Heo


    This study investigated the effect of fiber fractions on growth performance and the incidence of diarrhea in weaning pigs under poor sanitary conditions ... ...

MANAGEMENT&ECONOMICS
  • Taiwanese consumers’ preference for dried persimmons related to the Korean wave

    Jaehong Park, Seungjee Hong


    This study did an empirical analysis using consumer survey data to determine whether Taiwanese consumers’ preference for the Korean Wave ... ...

  • Price transmission in domestic agricultural markets: the case of retail and wholesale markets of maize in Rwanda

    Jules Ngango, Seungjee Hong


    One of the main challenges receiving much attention in the Rwandan agriculture and food industry in recent decades is the increases in maize prices ... ...

ENGINEERING
  • Vulnerability assessment of upland public groundwater wells against climate change

    Hyung Jin Shin, Jae Young Lee, Sung Mun Jo, Sang Sun Cha, Chan Gi Park


    Drought is a natural disaster that directly affects agriculture, which has a great impact on the global agricultural production system and yield ... ...

ANIMAL
  • Effect of acute heat stress on feed intake and plasma concentrations of tumor necrosis factor-α and free amino acids in growing pigs

    Byeonghyeon Kim, Minji Kim, Hye Ran Kim, Sang Yun Ji, Ki Hyun Kim, Ju Lan Chun, Youl-Chang Baek, Yookyung Lee, Jin Young Jeong, Sung Dae Lee


    Exposure to heat stress (HS) has negative effects on pig production and health. Plasma concentrations of amino acids (AAs) can be used as indicators of HS ... ...

  • Comparison of growth performances with three different Korean native chickens for a twelve-week post hatch period

    Yu Bin Kim, Hyun Min Cho, Jun Seon Hong, Nae Hyoung Koh, Jong Oh Jeon, Samiru Sudharaka Wickramasuriya, Shan Randima Nawarathne, Young-Joo Yi, Jung Min Heo


    This study was conducted to compare the growth performances of three groups of commercial Korean native chickens (KNCs) including two ... ...

ENGINEERING
  • Sequential sampling method for monitoring potato tuber moths (Phthorimaea operculella) in potato fields

    Jae-Min Jung, Dae-hyeon Byeon, Eunji Kim, Hye-Min Byun, Jaekook Park, Jihoon Kim, Jongmin Bae, Kyutae Kim, Marcos Roca-Cusachs, Minjoon Kang, Subin Choi, Sumin Oh, Sunghoon Jung, Wang-Hee Lee


    An effective sampling method is necessary to monitor potato tuber moths (Phthorimaea operculella) because they are the biggest concern in potato ... ...

PLANT&FOREST
  • Effect of cold storage method for ‘Sulhyang’ strawberry mother plants on mother plant growth and the number of runners and daughters

    Inha Lee, Hyun-Sook Kim, Myeong Hyeon Nam, Sang-Keun Oh


    This test was conducted to determine the appropriate conditions of temperature, storage period, and soil moisture content when using cold storage of potted ... ...

ENGINEERING
  • Discriminant analysis of grain flours for rice paper using fluorescence hyperspectral imaging system and chemometric methods

    Youngwook Seo, Ahyeong Lee, Bal-Geum Kim, Jongguk Lim


    Rice paper is an element of Vietnamese cuisine that can be used to wrap vegetables and meat. Rice and starch are the main ingredients of rice paper and their ... ...

  • Detection of E.coli biofilms with hyperspectral imaging and machine learning techniques

    Ahyeong Lee, Youngwook Seo, Jongguk Lim, Saetbyeol Park, Jinyoung Yoo, Balgeum Kim, Giyoung Kim


    Bacteria are a very common cause of food poisoning. Moreover, bacteria form biofilms to protect themselves from harsh environments. Conventional detection ... ...

ANIMAL
  • Pentoxifylline treatment of frozen pig sperm affects sperm motility and fetal numbers

    Sun Young Baek, Hak Jae Chung, Joon Ki Hong, Eun Seok Cho, Inchul Choi


    The objective of this study was to investigate whether supplementation of pentoxifylline (PTX; phosphodiesterase inhibitor) to thawed boar semen ... ...

  • Evaluation of calving interval and selection indices in Korean native cows

    Inchul Choi, Dooho Lee, Jong-Gwan Lee, Seung-Hwan Lee, Seung-Heui Ryoo


    It is well known that intensive selection caused a decline in reproductive performance in dairy cattle. Interestingly, the reproductive performances including ... ...

PLANT&FOREST
  • Development of a diagnostic method for human enteric Adenovirus-41 with rapid, specific and high sensitivity using the loop-mediated isothermal amplification assay

    Jin-Young Lee, Jae Young Rho


    Human enteric Adenovirus 41 (HueAdV-41) is a major waterborne virus that causes human gastroenteritis and is classified as a viral group I double-strand DNA virus ... ...

ANIMAL
  • Effect of heat stress on growth performance and blood profiles in finishing pigs

    Byeonghyeon Kim, Hye Ran Kim, Ki Hyun Kim, Minji Kim, Youl-Chang Baek, Sung Dae Lee, Jin Young Jeong


    A biomarker is needed to monitor and manage the health of pigs from heat stress (HS). Therefore, we investigated the effects of HS on growth ... ...

PLANT&FOREST
  • Development of a SNP marker set related to crown gall disease in grapevines by a genome wide association study

    Dae-Gyu Kim, Hyun A Jang, Dong Jun Lim, Youn Young Hur, Kyo-Sang Lee, Jiyoung Min, Sang-Keun Oh


    Grapes (Vitis spp. L.) are the third most produced fruit in the world. Crown gall disease caused by Agrobacterium vitis forms galls in the stems ... ...