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There is a growing awareness all over the world about the various adverse impacts of green house gas emission and the consequent climate change. Trees absorb CO2 from the atmosphere and store the carbon in their trunk, branches and roots. Generally, extensive tree wealth exists outside continuous ...

Author(s)
Kulvinder Kour; Sanjay Sharma
Publisher
Action for Sustainable, Efficacious Development and Awareness (ASEA), Uttaranchal, India
Citation
Environment Conservation Journal, 2017, 18, 1/2, pp 127-135
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Objective: To study the effects of different factors on browning of embryogenic callus of Pinus tabulaeformis during proliferation, and optimize the culture medium based on proliferation rate for lower browning rate and higher efficiency. Method: Embryogenic callus of P. tabulaeformis from nine...

Author(s)
Fu ShuangBin; Li Hui; Zhao Jian; Fu XueJun; Zhu SongLin; Zhang JinFeng
Publisher
South China Agricultural University, Guangzhou, China
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Journal of South China Agricultural University, 2017, 38, 5, pp 91-96
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Azadirachtin is primarily known as an effective botanical insecticide, it has been widely used in field practice for more than 30 years, and plays an important role in the global crop protection and ecological security. In this review, we traced the discovered history of azadirachtin and the...

Author(s)
Xu HanHong; Lai Duo; Zhang ZhiXiang
Publisher
South China Agricultural University, Guangzhou, China
Citation
Journal of South China Agricultural University, 2017, 38, 4, pp 1-11
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The secondary metabolite composition and antioxidant activities of barks and leaves of Fraxinus angustifolia Vahl. subsp. angustifolia (Oleaceae), Tunisian native tree, from two provenances (Béja and Nefza) were investigated using two solvents extracts (ethanol and distilled water). The highest...

Author(s)
Touhami, I.; Ghazghazi, H.; Sellimi, H.; Khaldi, A.; Mahmoudi, H.
Publisher
Sunblo LC, Monastir, Tunisia
Citation
Journal of New Sciences, 2017, 45, pp 2496-2501
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This study aims to quantitatively verify the quality of the pruning regime through the analysis of the healing process by evaluating the wood around pruned branches. The species were pruned E. dunnii, E. grandis and E. saligna at ages 65, 65 and 52 months, respectively, from a commercial plantation ...

Author(s)
Braz, R. L.; Nutto, L.; Matos, J. L. M. de
Publisher
Instituto de Pesquisas e Estudos Florestais (IPEF), Piracicaba, Brazil
Citation
Scientia Forestalis, 2017, 45, 114, pp 261-274
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African mahogany plantations are under development in Brazil, however, there is little knowledge about wood quality and its relationship with the growth of the trees. The aim was evaluate the relationship of grain with dendrometric variables of trees, quality indexes of logs and physical and...

Author(s)
Vidaurre, G. B.; Silva, J. G. M. da; Castro, M. de; Coelho, J. C. F.; Brito, A. S.; Moulin, J. C.
Publisher
Instituto de Pesquisas e Estudos Florestais (IPEF), Piracicaba, Brazil
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Scientia Forestalis, 2017, 45, 114, pp 249-259
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Apoderus sissu Marshall (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) was noticed to cause foliage infestation to shisham (Dalbergia sissoo Roxb.) for the first time from Ranchi, Jharkhand. A brief account of leaf damaging behaviour is also discussed.

Author(s)
Sailesh Chattopadhyay
Publisher
Dr P. R. Yadav, Muzaffrnagar, India
Citation
Journal of Experimental Zoology, India, 2017, 20, 2, pp 1213-1214
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Gmelina arborea is one of the important timber species in the world. This species attacked by many insect pests, but the total insect pest fauna has not been studied in recent past in Indian. Hence, the present study was undertaken in Jharkhand province of India to investigate the insect pest fauna ...

Author(s)
Arvind Kumar; Singh, R. B.
Publisher
Dr P. R. Yadav, Muzaffrnagar, India
Citation
Journal of Experimental Zoology, India, 2017, 20, 2, pp 763-771
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Homogentisate prenytransferase (HPT) generally catalyses prenylation reactions in tocochromanol and plastoquinone-9 biosynthesis, while homogentisate solanesyltransferase (HST) is specific to reaction leading to plastoquinone, an essential component in the synthesis of carotenoid, a powerful...

Author(s)
Azzarina, A. B.; Mohamed, R.; Siah, C. H.; Wong, M. T.
Publisher
Universiti Putra Malaysia Press, UPM Serdang, Malaysia
Citation
Pertanika Journal of Tropical Agricultural Science, 2017, 40, 3, pp 351-365
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Sandal (Santalum album L.), occupies an important place in the ecological, cultural and spiritual heritage of India. Santalum album is an evergreen tree belonging to the family Santalaceae. Among 30 progenies evaluated the progeny FCRISA18 was found to be superior in respect of growth attributes...

Author(s)
Krishnakumar, N.; Parthiban, K. T.; Jayamani, P.; Revathi, R.; Umeshkanna, S.
Publisher
Indian Society of Coastal Agricultural Research, West Bengal, India
Citation
Journal of the Indian Society of Coastal Agricultural Research, 2017, 35, 1, pp 56-63

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