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Meteorological data and light information were collected during a one-year period between 2011 and 2012, under a silvopastoral system (SPS) and an open pasture (OP). The SPS was composed of adult native trees Pterodon emarginatus with a density of 156 trees per hectare and 30-year-old Urochloa...

Author(s)
Mendonca, R. M. A. de; Lana, Â. M. Q.; Lana, R. M. Q.; Lemos Filho, J. P. de; Toth, G.; Carmo, T. D. do
Publisher
Southern Cross Publishing Group, Australia
Citation
Australian Journal of Crop Science, 2017, 11, 2, pp 177-183
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The cost to dispose of sludge is very high, and Malaysia usually treats it by composting. However, composting is not a feasible method because it is time consuming. The application of sewage sludge on cropland is economical method because it provides the plant nutrients. However, it has a serious...

Author(s)
Nur-Nazirah, P. M.; Arifin, A.; Shamshuddin, J.; Rezaul, K.; Muhammad-Nazrin; Mohd-Hadi, A.; Aiza-Shaliha
Publisher
Universiti Putra Malaysia Press, UPM Serdang, Malaysia
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Pertanika Journal of Tropical Agricultural Science, 2017, 40, 3, pp 425-434
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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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Objective: Flora characteristics of vines in Betul alnoides plantation in Daqingshan were studied in order to provide reference for the research of vines in plantation forests. Method: Species composition, life forms, climbing styles, geographic distribution of wild vine resources in Daqingshan...

Author(s)
Liu ShiLing; Yang BaoGuo; Jia HongYan; Pang ShengJiang; Zhang Pei; Huang BoHua
Publisher
Guangxi Academy of Agricultural Sciences, Nanning, China
Citation
Journal of Southern Agriculture, 2017, 48, 5, pp 861-865
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Oil palm (Elaeis guineensis Jacq.) is one of the most important and under-utilised nonwood biomass in Malaysia. This study examined the effect of low molecular weight phenol formaldehyde (Lmw-PF) resin impregnation on the mechanical and physical properties of oil palm trunk wood. The oil palm wood...

Author(s)
Khairunnisha, I. P. N.; Bakar, E. S.; Rachel, J. L.; Halis, R.; Choo, A. C. Y.
Publisher
Universiti Putra Malaysia Press, UPM Serdang, Malaysia
Citation
Pertanika Journal of Tropical Agricultural Science, 2017, 40, 2, pp 247-255
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Cattle production is exercising pressure on natural resources and forcing us to use them rationally. The use of secondary vegetation (hill) is an option within the forest grazing systems that has not been quantified. The potential contribution of secondary vegetation within a forest grazing system...

Author(s)
Alayon-Gamboa, J. A.; Álvarez Flores, F.
Publisher
Colegio de Postgraduados, Texcoco, Mexico
Citation
Agroproductividad, 2017, 10, 2, pp 60-64
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This study evaluated the effects of accelerated and outdoor ageing on compreg-laminated sesenduk (Endospermum diadenum) wood and correlations between these two ageing methods were established. For outdoor ageing, samples were exposed to tropical weather for 1, 3 and 6 months. For accelerated...

Author(s)
Mohammad-Fitri, K.; Zaidon, A.; Lee, S. H.; Nabil-Fikri, L.; Edi-Suhaimi, B.
Publisher
Forest Research Institute Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Citation
Journal of Tropical Forest Science, 2017, 29, 2, pp 198-207
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Compact tension specimen and double cantilever beam of Chinese-fir (Cunninghamia lanceolata) were used to measure stress intensity factor and energy release rate of opening cracks (mode-I) in tangential-longitudinal directions in crack body, respectively. The energy release rate was converted to...

Author(s)
Huang, T.; Wang, F.; Shao, Z.; Li, Q.
Publisher
Forest Research Institute Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Citation
Journal of Tropical Forest Science, 2017, 29, 2, pp 129-136
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Guava is the fifth largest fruit commodity in the world, which is grown throughout the tropical area of India. However, excellent qualities of guavas are grown in Allahabad region of UP (India). In guava three flushes occur in tropical regions among these mrig bahar results in excellence quality of ...

Author(s)
Parmar Dhara; Patel, N. L.; Ahmad Tanveer; Patel Apeksha; Vikas Kumar
Publisher
MKK Publication, Kolkata, India
Citation
Environment and Ecology, 2017, 35, 1, pp 64-69
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A genetically diverse cohort of Eucalyptus camaldulensis seedlings were grown under a range of irrigation treatments to impose a range of states of water stress. Near infrared (NIR) spectra obtained from leaf surfaces of these seedlings were calibrated against physiological measurements commonly...

Author(s)
Yang, G. L.; Lu, W. H.; Lin, Y.; Luo, J. Z.; Wang, C. B.; Meder, R.; Warburton, P.; Arnold, R. J.
Publisher
Forest Research Institute Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Citation
Journal of Tropical Forest Science, 2017, 29, 1, pp 121-128

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