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Forestry Compendium

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Objective: Identify and select primavera plus trees (Roseodendron donnell-smithii Miranda syn Tabebuia donnell-smithii Rose) and roble (Tabebeuia rosea Bertol) in Soconusco, Chiapas, Mexico. Design/methodology/approach: Methods were applied to qualify morphometric markers such as height, normal...

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Meza-Sandoval, B. E.; Infante-Mata, D. M.; Peña-Ramírez, Y. J. J.; Tovilla-Hernández, C.; Espinosa-Zaragoza, S.; Wong-Villarreal, A.
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Colegio de Postgraduados, Texcoco, Mexico
Citation
Agroproductividad, 2020, 13, 4, pp 19-24
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Selected triploid Acacia hybrid (A. mangium × A. auriculiformis) clones grow at similar rates to commercial diploid Acacia hybrid clones planted widely in Vietnam. We compared wood properties at age 3.8 years of two promising triploid clones and two commercial diploid clones grown at Tan An, south...

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Bon, P. V.; Harwood, C. E.; Chi, N. Q.; Thinh, H. H.; Kien, N. D.
Publisher
Forest Research Institute Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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Journal of Tropical Forest Science, 2020, 32, 2, pp 206-216
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Water and soil salinity of the Sundarbans are increasing due to continuous reduction in fresh water flow from upstream and noticeable change in rainfall pattern. Sonneratia apetala is an important tree species for coastal afforestation in Bangladesh. It was hypothesised that S. apetala may show...

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Nasrin, S.; Mahmood, H.; Siddique, M. R. H.; Masudur, M. R.
Publisher
Forest Research Institute Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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Journal of Tropical Forest Science, 2020, 32, 2, pp 179-186
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Agarwood or gaharu is well known as the most valuable resinous heartwood that occurs in trees of Aquilaria species. Depletion of the wild resource from the jungle leads to the high price of agarwood. Thus, there is an urgent need to produce agarwood sustainably through agarwood cultivation to meet...

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Justin, S.; Lihan, S.; Elvis-Sulang, M. R.; Chiew, T. S.
Publisher
Forest Research Institute Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Citation
Journal of Tropical Forest Science, 2020, 32, 2, pp 161-169
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Diameter distributions of indigenous trees as possible criteria for indicating adapted species in semi-arid rangelands were assessed at Nthangu, Kathonzweni and Kibwezi forests of Makueni County, Kenya using existing vegetation, agro-climatic maps and Landsat images. The sites have mean annual...

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Mengich, E. K.; MacHaria, J. M.; Mitloehner, R.; Too, D. K.; Muturi, G. M.
Publisher
Forest Research Institute Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Citation
Journal of Tropical Forest Science, 2020, 32, 2, pp 144-153
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In developing countries, different agroforestry systems have been promoted as a pathway to increase household incomes and to generate environmental benefits that are well suited to poor farmers. Thus, a study was carried out in the Madhupur Sal forest of Bangladesh to find out the suitable...

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Rojina Akter; Hasan, M. K.; Rahman, G. M. M.
Publisher
Bangladesh Agricultural University System (BAURES), Mymensingh, Bangladesh
Citation
Journal of the Bangladesh Agricultural University, 2020, 18, 1, pp 68-75
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The paper presents the results of 30-year research on silviculture-production relationships in a 50-years-old Norway spruce stand (a small-pole stage) originated from artificial regeneration in a mountain forest. The stand was established in four different spacing variants: (i) 1.5 × 1.0 m, (ii)...

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Štefančík, I.
Publisher
Czech Academy of Agricultural Sciences, Prague, Czech Republic
Citation
Journal of Forest Science, 2020, 66, 3, pp 117-131
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This research was conducted to evaluate the controlling effects of various plant extracts obtained from 38 agricultural materials of traditional agriculture against rice blast (Pyricularia oryzae) in rice plants. We also evaluated the inhibition rates of other crop pathogens, two-spotted spider...

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Jang, S. J.; Kuk, Y. I.
Publisher
Tarbiat Modares University, Tehran, Iran
Citation
Journal of Agricultural Science and Technology, 2020, 22, 3, pp 759-773
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The value of wild relatives of cultivated plants for food safety is widely recognized, but there is still a lack of knowledge about the diversity that exists and how this diversity can be used to improve cultivated plants. The genetic integrity of the wild fruit species is threatened by habitat...

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Antić, M.; Zeljković, M. K.; Đurić, G.
Publisher
Agricultural Academy of Bulgaria, Sofia, Bulgaria
Citation
Bulgarian Journal of Agricultural Science, 2020, 26, 2, pp 404-408
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Much is still to learn about the reintroducing of horses in rewilding in regards to their forage on woody species as horses are often categorized as true grazers and dwellers of the open habitat. Relative amount of woody vegetation and different woody species ingested by Exmoor-ponies (Equus...

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Hagstrup, M.; Bruhn, D.; Olsen, K.; Lukassen, M.; Pertoldi, C.
Publisher
University of Tlemcen, Tlemcen, Algeria
Citation
Genetics and Biodiversity Journal, 2020, 4, 1, pp 53-70

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