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Non-timber forest products (NTFPs) are of socio-economic and cultural importance for the forest dwelling communities, particularly for the tropical countries like India. The present study deals with utilization of plant species as NTFP and hence finding out the scope of vegetation species in Morni...

Author(s)
Jabrinder Singh; Amrit Singh; Vijay Laxmi
Publisher
Centre of Minor Forest Products (COMFORPTS), Dehra Dun, India
Citation
International Journal of Forest Usufructs Management, 2017, 18, 1, pp 2-13
Abstract

Nine samples of essential oil from needles of three conifers of Pinacea family namely Abies pindrow, Picea smithiana and Cedrus deodara collected from three different locations of Himachal Pradesh (India) were evaluated using gas chromatography and gas chromatography-mass spectrometry. A total of...

Author(s)
Shruti Sharma; Vinod Bhatt; Neeraj Kumar; Bikram Singh; Upendra Sharma
Publisher
Taylor & Francis, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Natural Product Research, 2017, 31, 13, pp 1578-1582
Abstract

Plant genetic resources have made substantial contributions to the domestication, utilization and improvement of all kinds of valuable forest products including non timber forest foodstuffs. Collection, characterization and their efficient utilization are keys to efficient management of forest...

Author(s)
Dhima Mukherjee
Publisher
Centre of Minor Forest Products (COMFORPTS) for Rural Development & Environmental Conservation (COMFORPTS), Dehra Dun, India
Citation
MFP News, 2017, 27, 2, pp 4-7
Abstract

Plants produce a wide variety of phyto chemical constituents, which are secondary metabolites and are used either directly or indirectly in pharmaceutical industry. Medicinal plants play an important role in health care. There are number of plants used for treating diseases which are not...

Author(s)
Gunasekhar, T.; Mahalakshmi, S.; Siddaiah, M.
Publisher
Journal of Global Trends in Pharmaceutical Sciences, India
Citation
Journal of Global Trends in Pharmaceutical Sciences, 2017, 8, 1, pp 3644-3648
Abstract

Government services fail to meet targeted objectives in contexts of political instability. The links between enabling equitable access to these services and building a democratic state have not been sufficiently explicated in the local governance and state-building literature. The Indian state of...

Author(s)
Siddharth Sareen
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Forum for Development Studies, 2017, 44, 2, pp 249-274
Abstract

BACKGROUND: Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease is one of the common problem affecting 10% of population above the age of 45 years in the world, associated with frequent acute medical admissions to hospital. One of the factor contributing in incidences of repeated infections is suppressed immune...

Author(s)
Abdul Hannan; Shyamal Sinha; Rashmi Sinha; Ganesh Kanchan
Publisher
Akshantala Enterprises, Mysore, India
Citation
Journal of Evolution of Medical and Dental Sciences, 2017, 6, 23, pp 1850-1857
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Present investigations were undertaken at Chaudhary Charan Singh Haryana Agricultural University, Hisar. Ten botanicals were tested in vitro and in vivo at three concentrations (5, 10 and 20%) against Penicillium islandicum Sopp. causing blue mould rot of Indian gooseberry. Neem (Azadirachta indica...

Author(s)
Saini, A. K.; Sharma, S. K.; Anil Kumar; Yadav, N. K.
Publisher
Agri-Bio-Publishers, Hisar, India
Citation
Annals of Biology, 2017, 33, 1, pp 101-104
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The present study was conducted at CCS Haryana Agricultural University, Hisar, Haryana (India) during rabi 2013-14. Field trials were conducted in randomized block design with three replications of nine treatments including untreated plot. Efficacy of different treatments viz., spinosad 45 SC @ 160 ...

Author(s)
Pritish Jakhar; Yogesh Kumar; Roshan Lal
Publisher
Agri-Bio-Publishers, Hisar, India
Citation
Annals of Biology, 2017, 33, 1, pp 94-97
Abstract

Ethnic people living in the North-East India, Nepal and Bhutan prepare and consume a variety of domesticated and wild bamboo tender shoots. Fermented bamboo shoots are consumed as a component of regular delicacies. However, presence of potentially toxic compounds called cyanogenic glycosides has...

Author(s)
Khunjan, O.; Piyush Pandey; Sharma, G. D.
Publisher
Dr. M N Khan, Bhopal, India
Citation
Journal of Pure and Applied Microbiology, 2017, 11, 1, pp 465-473
Abstract

In the present study, forest biomass (fuelwood, leaf fodder, leaf-litter and non-timber forest products) consumption patterns have been evaluated in the villages of Govind Wildlife Sanctuary, Uttarakhand, Western Himalaya, India. The average fuelwood consumption in the selected villages was...

Author(s)
Negi, V. S.; Maikhuri, R. K.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Journal of Environmental Planning and Management, 2017, 60, 7, pp 1235-1252

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