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Louis E Jackai

Research Professor

North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University
Contact
Carver Hall 238
Education
M.S.Biology / University of Wisconsin-Superior
Ph.D.Entomology / University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
B.S.Zoology-Botany / University of Cape Coast, Cape Coast, Ghana

Research Interests

Integrated Pest Management; Host Plant Resistance; Insect Behavioral and Nutritional Ecology; Post-Harvest Protection Agriculture; Alternative approaches to Pesticides in Sustainable Agriculture

Recent Publications

  • Louis Jackai, Beatrice Dingha, Mulumebet Worku, Mulumebet Worku, Beatrice Dingha, Louis Jackai (2018). (Cowpea-An Ancient Crop for Modern Challenges). pp. 6 ). Scientia.
  • Louis Jackai, Beatrice Dingha, Louis Jackai, Beatrice Dingha (2018). (Transformative research on Cowpea: STOPCALLOSOBRUCHUS”-Post harvest for smallholder cowpea production using vegetable oil. ). ).
  • Beatrice Dingha, Louis Jackai, Louis Jackai, Beatrice Dingha (2018). (Pesticide Residues in Fruits and Vegetables from Farmers’ Market). ). International Journal of Environmental Sciences and Natural Resources .
  • Mulumebet Worku, Sarah Adjei-Fremah, Niki Whitley, Louis Jackai, Mulumebet Worku, Sarah Adjei-Fremah, Niki Whitley, Louis Jackai (2017). (Effect of Cowpea (Vigna unguiculata) Pasture Grazing on Growth, Gastrointestinal Parasite Infection and Immune Response Biomarkers of Goat). (1) 10, pp. 27-37 ). Journal of Agricultural Science.
  • Beatrice Dingha, Louis Jackai, Beatrice Dingha, Louis Jackai (2017). (Laboratory rearing of the brown marmorated stink bug (Hemiptera: Pentatomidae) and the impact of single and combination of food substrates on development and survival). (1) 149, pp. 104-117 ). CANADIAN ENTOMOLOGIST.
  • Sarah Adjei-Fremah, Louis Jackai, Keith Schimmel, Mulumebet Worku, , Sarah Adjei-Fremah, Louis Jackai, Keith Schimmel, Mulumebet Worku (2016). (Microarray analysis of the effect of cowpea (Vigna unguiculata) phenolic extract in bovine peripheral blood.). 1, pp. 1-7 ). Journal of Applied Animal Research.
  • Sarah Adjei-Fremah, Emmanuel Asiamah, Kingsley Ekwemalor, Louis Jackai, Keith Schimmel, Mulumebet Worku, Sarah Adjei-Fremah, Emmanuel Asiamah (2016). (Modulation of Bovine WntSignalling Pathway by Cowpea Phenolic Extract). (3) 8, pp. 21-35 ). Journal of Agricultural Science.
  • Beatrice Dingha, Jeremy O'Neal, Arthur Appel, Louis Jackai, Jeremy O'Neal, Beatrice Dingha, Louis Jackai (2016). (Integrated pest management of the German cockroach (Blattodea: Blattellidae) in manufactured homes in rural North Carolina). (4) 99, pp. 587-592 ). FLORIDA ENTOMOLOGIST.
  • Christopher Parr, Nelson Ntonifor, Louis Jackai, Christopher Parr, Nelson Ntonifor (2016). (Evaluation of Sweet potato Cultivars for Differences in Cylas ponticollis (Curculionidae: Brentidae) Damage in South Western Cameroon). (1) 3, pp. 1-8 ). International Journal of Research in Agricultural Sciences.
  • Sarah Adjei-Fremah, Emmanuel Asiamah, Kingsley Ekwemalor, Louis Jackai, Keith Schimmel, Mulumebet Worku, Sarah Adjei-Fremah, Louis Jackai, Keith Schimmel, Mulumebet Worku (2016). (Modulation of bovine WNT Signalling genes by Cowpea phenolic extracts in vitro). (3) 8, pp. 21-35 ). Journal of Agricultural Science.
  • Matthew Flanery, Henry Sintim, Beatrice Dingha, Louis Jackai, , Matthew Flanery, Beatrice Dingha, Louis Jackai (2016). (Laboratory evaluation of the use of biorational and low risk insecticide mixtures in the management of diamondback moth larvae). (2A) 6, pp. 76-91 ). Journal of Agriculture Science and Technology A..
  • Sarah Adjei-Fremah, Louis Jackai, Keith Schimmel, Mulumebet Worku, Sarah Adjei-Fremah, Louis Jackai, Keith Schimmel (2016). ( Immunomodulatory activities of polyphenol extract from cowpea on bovine polymorphonuclear neutrophils). (supplement 5) 94, pp. 86-87 ). Journal of Animal Science.
  • Sarah Adjei-Fremah, Louis Jackai, Mulumebet Worku, Sarah Adjei-Fremah, Louis Jackai, Mulumebet Worku (2015). (Analysis of Phenolic Content and Antioxidant Properties of Selected Cowpea Varieties Tested in Bovine Peripheral Blood). (4) 10 , pp. 235.245 ). American Journal of Animal and Veterinary Science.
  • Jude Ewunkem, Louis Jackai, Henry Sintim, Beatrice Dingha, , Jude Ewunkem, Beatrice Dingha, Louis Jackai (2014). (Comparing the Impact of a Neonicotinoid and Biorational Agroneem on Herbivorous and Beneficial Arthropods on Cowpea and Tomato. ). 4, pp. 548-596 ). J. Agric. Science and Technol. A. 4:585-596.
  • Geneva Nkongho, Aduni Achidi, Nelson Ntonifor, Festus Numfor, Beatrice Dingha, Louis Jackai, Conrad Bonsi, Geneva Nkongho, Beatrice Dingha, Louis Jackai (2014). (Sweet potatoes in Cameroon: Nutritional profile of leaves and their potential new use in local foods). pp. 1371-1377 ). African Journal of Agricultural Research.
  • Chrisanthus Parr, Nelson Ntonifor, Louis Jackai, Chrisanthus Parr, Louis Jackai (2014). (Effect of Planting Dates on the population Dynamics of Cylas puncticollis and Sweet Potatoes in South West Cameroon. ). ((18)) 4 , pp. 41-48 ). Journal of Biology, Agriculture and Healthcare .
  • S Oluwafemi, Louis Jackai, S Oluwafemi, Louis Jackai (2013). (Stylet penetration behaviours of four Cicadulina leafhoppers on healthy and maize streak virus infected maize seedlings.). (2) 21, pp. 161–172 ). African Crop Science Journal.
  • Beatrice Dingha, Louis Jackai, Rachel Monteverdi, Jimo Ibrahim, Beatrice Dingha, Rachel Monteverdi, Louis Jackai, Jimo Ibrahim (2013). (PEST CONTROL PRACTICES FOR THE GERMAN COCKROACH (BLATTODEA: BLATTELLIDAE): A SURVEY OF RURAL RESIDENTS IN NORTH CAROLINA). (3) 96, pp. 1009-1015 ). FLORIDA ENTOMOLOGIST.
  • Beatrice Dingha, Rachel Monteverdi, Jimo Ibrahim, Louis Jackai, Rachel Monteverdi, Beatrice Dingha, Jimo Ibrahim, Louis Jackai (2013). (Pest Control Practices for the German cockroach (Blattodea: Blattellidae): A Survey of Rural Residents in North Carolina.). 96, pp. 1008-1012 ). Florida Entomologist.
  • Beatrice Dingha, Louis Jackai, Rachel Monteverdi, Jimo Ibrahim, Louis Jackai, Beatrice Dingha, Rachel Monteverdi, Jimo Ibrahim (2013). (Pest Control Practices for the German Cockroach (Blattodea: Blattellidae): A Survey of Rural Residents in North Carolina). (3) 96, pp. 1009–1015 ). Florida Entomologist.