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Microwave treatment increases treatability of wood. In the present study, Eucalyptus tereticornis wood was exposed to microwave radiation with 2450 MHz frequency for 3 and 5 min at four different microwave intensity treatments. The pH, retention of preservative and durability against termite of...

Author(s)
Poonia, P. K.; Tripathi, S.
Publisher
Forest Research Institute Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Citation
Journal of Tropical Forest Science, 2017, 29, 3, pp 389-394
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Eucalypt species have high importance in the forestry sector in Brazil. The wood has wide range of uses, including pulp, charcoal, plywood panels and treated boards. However, eucalypt species are hard to identify in lumber, which can cause problems in industrial use. So, the aim of this study was...

Author(s)
Nisgoski, S.; Muñiz, G. I. B. de; Gonçalves, T. A. P.; Ballarin, A. W.
Publisher
Forest Research Institute Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Citation
Journal of Tropical Forest Science, 2017, 29, 3, pp 371-379
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Teak (Tectona grandis) occupies a significant place for reforestation in Cote d'Ivoire. Recently, there has been a resurgence of withering in different forestry areas, which represents a serious threat to the profitability and survival of forest plantations. A study has been undertaken to resolve...

Author(s)
Wahounou, P. J.; Coulibaly, B.; Gnonhouri, G. P.; Adiko, A.
Publisher
Forest Research Institute Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Citation
Journal of Tropical Forest Science, 2017, 29, 3, pp 363-370
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Boron deficiency is widespread in Camellia oleifera, which is an economically important plant in China. However, little information is available on the uptake, translocation and accumulation of boron in C. oleifera. The translocation of boron in C. oleifera was investigated for the first time in...

Author(s)
Cui, Z. Y.; Xi, R. C.; Deng, X. M.; Xu, D. P.
Publisher
Forest Research Institute Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Citation
Journal of Tropical Forest Science, 2017, 29, 3, pp 334-342
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Effect of hydrothermal treatment on oil palm wood (Elaeis guineensis) in term of decay resistance against white rot fungus (Trametes versicolor) and equilibrium moisture content (EMC) was investigated in the present study. Response surface methodology (RSM) models for treatment temperature,...

Author(s)
Saliman, M. A. R.; Zaidon, A.; Bakar, E. S.; Lee, S. H.; Tahir, P. M.; Leemon, N. F.; Kaipin, M. F.; Juliana, A. H.
Publisher
Forest Research Institute Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Citation
Journal of Tropical Forest Science, 2017, 29, 3, pp 318-324
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Very few agroforestry species perform well in the Cuvelai Basin of north-central Namibia due to the harsh climatic and edaphic conditions. Leucaena leucocephala is one of these species and has many ecological and economic benefits but it tends to be invasive. To evaluate the suitability of this...

Author(s)
Njunge, J. T.; Kaholongo, I. K.; Amutenya, M.; Hove, K.
Publisher
Forest Research Institute Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Citation
Journal of Tropical Forest Science, 2017, 29, 3, pp 297-304
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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
Citation
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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Lawsonia inermis and Lagenaria breviflora are important tropical pesticidal plants with some potential for industrial wood protection uses. However, little is known about their elemental composition of wood protection importance. In this study, three agro-ecosystems: Guinea savannah (A), Dry...

Author(s)
Eguakun, F. S.; Adedeji, G. A.; Elufioye, T. O.; Egubogo, A. C.
Publisher
Polish Society for Magnesium Research, Olsztyn, Poland
Citation
Journal of Elementology, 2017, 22, 4, pp 1209-1222

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