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Aqueous extract of neem leaves has been used on fish-farms to control of fish parasites and fish fry predators such as dragon-fly larvae. Generally, Neem extract is considered of low toxicity towards non-target aquatic life. Therefore, the effects of Neem leaves (Azadirachta indica) aqueous extract ...

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Oniovosa, U. E.; Aina, O. O.; Alarape, S. A.; Babalola, O. E.; Adeyemo, O. K.
Publisher
Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Alexandria University, Behira, Egypt
Citation
Alexandria Journal of Veterinary Sciences, 2017, 54, 1, pp 17-24
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Air pollution is one the threatening factors affecting human and plants health in the cities. Since human continuance is closely related with the plants' survival, different effects of pollution on plants can affect green areas and vegetation management and preservation in urban zones. Therefore,...

Author(s)
Rashidi, F.; Jalili, A.; Azimi, R. A.
Publisher
Research Institute of Forests and Rangelands, Tehran, Iran
Citation
Iranian Journal of Forest and Poplar Research, 2017, 25, 1, pp Pe13-Pe21, En22
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Search for cheap, easily accessible, safe and alternative treatment options is one of the evolving fields in oral health care at present. Acacia nilotica is a plant species that is almost ubiquitously found in diverse parts of the world. The present study investigates the antimicrobial potential of ...

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Arshad, M. S.; Iftikhar Hussain; Mahmood, M. S.; Khan, M. N.
Publisher
University of Agriculture, Faisalabad, Pakistan
Citation
Pakistan Journal of Agricultural Sciences, 2017, 54, 2, pp 423-430
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Forest restoration aims at providing conditions for the restoration of the ecosystem, also the forest species. In this regard new methodologies are used to monitor the development and characteristics of individuals without cutting of trees. The resistographic analysis is a technique which aims to...

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Silva, C. E. S. da; Xavier, C. N.; Santos, P. V. dos; Carvalho, A. M. de; Latorraca, J. V. de F.; Brancalion, P. H. S.
Publisher
Instituto de Pesquisas e Estudos Florestais (IPEF), Piracicaba, Brazil
Citation
Scientia Forestalis, 2017, 45, 113, pp 139-144
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This study was performed to survey the site and silvicultural characteristics of Juniperus foetidissima Willd. in its exclusive habitat in the Arasbaran Biosphere Reserve. Measurements of height, canopy diameter, diameter of breast height, number of trees with single trunks, age, annual ring...

Author(s)
Asri, Y.; Partonia, L.
Publisher
Research Institute of Forests and Rangelands, Tehran, Iran
Citation
Iranian Journal of Forest and Poplar Research, 2017, 24, 4, pp Pe687-Pe698, En699
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Deadwood is widely recognized as an extremely important structural and functional component of forest communities. Therefore, understanding its role and dynamics are important to improve forest management strategies in both managed and unmanaged forests. The aim of this study was to analyze the...

Author(s)
Kakavand, M.; Marvi-Mohadjer, M. R.; Sagheb-Talebi, Kh.; Sefidi, K.; Moridi, M.; Abbasian, P.
Publisher
Research Institute of Forests and Rangelands, Tehran, Iran
Citation
Iranian Journal of Forest and Poplar Research, 2017, 24, 4, pp Pe612-Pe621, En622
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European ash (Fraxinus excelsior L.) is a broad-leaved fast-growing tree species common in most parts of Europe, highly-valued for its ecological properties and occurrence in many forest site types. Its future is threatened, especially by an invasive fungal pathogen Hymenoscyphus fraxineus causing...

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Vacek, Z.; Vacek, S.; Bulušek, D.; Podrázský, V.; Remeš, J.; Král, J.; Putalová, T.
Publisher
Institute of Dendrology, Polish Academy of Sciences, Kórnik, Poland
Citation
Dendrobiology, 2017, 77, pp 161-175
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The leaves of Citrus, Tulasi, Mint, Neem, Henna, Custard apple, Turmeric, Eucalyptus leaf powders at two dose levels (5 and 10 g/kg) were tested for their deterrent/repellency in powder form against Rhizopertha dominica (E) infesting stored wheat. In evaluation of different eight leaf powders as...

Author(s)
Chintala Srilakshmi; Virani, V. R.
Publisher
MKK Publication, Kolkata, India
Citation
Environment and Ecology, 2017, 35, 2, pp 757-762
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The article aims to evaluate the research provenance plot established in 1980 in locality No. 214 - Hrubá Skála (in the north of the Czech Republic), where nine provenances of grand fir (Abies grandis (Douglas ex D. Don) Lindley) provided in the framework of the International Union of Forest...

Author(s)
Fulín, M.; Novotný, P.; Podrázský, V.; Beran, F.; Dostál, J.; Jehlička, J.
Publisher
Czech Academy of Agricultural Sciences, Prague, Czech Republic
Citation
Journal of Forest Science, 2017, 63, 2, pp 75-87
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Symbiotic nitrogen fixation in legumes is strongly diminished by mineral nitrogen. Nevertheless, recent work with some tropical legumes revealed low sensitivity to mineral nitrogen or even enhancement of nodulation by ammonium. Thus, in this study, we investigated plant growth and nodulation of ...

Author(s)
Justino, G. C.; Omena-Garcia, R. P.; Santos, A. dos; Camargos, L. S. de; Sodek, L.; Gonçalves, J.
Publisher
Forest Research Institute Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Citation
Journal of Tropical Forest Science, 2017, 29, 1, pp 1-9

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