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Machining properties of Acacia mangium × A. auriculiformis hybrid wood was evaluated in this study. Sawing, planing and boring tests were conducted to assess the machining properties of Acacia hybrid wood obtained from two different study sites, namely, mature natural regeneration and...

Author(s)
Paiman, B.; Lee, S. H.; Zaidon, A.
Publisher
Forest Research Institute Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Citation
Journal of Tropical Forest Science, 2018, 30, 1, pp 135-142
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Dendrocalamus asper is a thick-walled bamboo species widely used for edible shoots, chop sticks, rural housing, structural and building construction, ornamental and ecotourism purposes in Malaysia. However, due to the declination of timber production, increasing human population and their ever...

Author(s)
Hossain, M. A.; Kumar, S. M.; Seca, G.; Maheran, A. A.; Nor-Aini, A. S.
Publisher
Forest Research Institute Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Citation
Journal of Tropical Forest Science, 2018, 30, 1, pp 82-88
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Gonystylus bancanus (Miquel) Kurz is one of the most valuable timber species in tropical peat swamp forest. Its timber is widely used for furniture, decorative cabinets and interior decoration. Due to its higher demand, G. bancanus continues to be harvested which leads to its disappearance in the...

Author(s)
Akeng Grippin; Ab Shukor, N. A.; Mahmud Nor Akhirrudin; Abdul Hamid Hazandy; Muniandy Sures Kumar; Parlan Ismail
Publisher
Czech Academy of Agricultural Sciences, Prague, Czech Republic
Citation
Journal of Forest Science, 2018, 64, 1, pp 1-8
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Cinnamon is a cross pollinated species and seed propagation has resulted in development of considerable variability in growth, yield and quality among the populations. Air layering has been considered as one of the efficient methods of multiplication in cinnamon. However, the success of layering...

Author(s)
Waman, A. A.; Bohra, P.
Publisher
Indian Society for Spices, Calicut, India
Citation
Journal of Spices and Aromatic Crops, 2018, 27, 1, pp 71-73
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Objective: The pathogenic bacteria species of Dioscorea opposita Thunb. anthracnose in southern China and pathogenicity differentiation were studied to provide reference for comprehensive control of D. opposita anthracnose and disease resistant varieties breeding. Method: Forty-five strains of...

Author(s)
Cong ZiWen; Zhong BuFei; Huang DongYi; Xie Jun; Wu WenQiang; Xu Yun; Xia Wei; Zhang RongPing; Huang XiaoLong
Publisher
Guangxi Academy of Agricultural Sciences, Nanning, China
Citation
Journal of Southern Agriculture, 2018, 49, 3, pp 501-507
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Mango industry is significant to the economy of Fiji. Even though mango being recorded as scattered plants in agricultural census 2009, these scattered plants form the basis of the mango industry. The industry consists of various supply chain evolved in Fiji. These supply chains are driven by...

Author(s)
Chand, A.; Kumar, S.
Publisher
International Tropical Fruits Network (TFNet), Selangor, Malaysia
Citation
Proceedings, International Symposium on Tropical Fruits (ISTF2017), "Food Security amidst a Changing Climate: Towards a Sustainable and Resilient Tropical Fruit Industry", 23-25 October 2017, Nadi, Fiji, 2018, pp 131-137
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One of the oldest issues and loss of technical studies in the forestry sector in Brazil relates to the volumetric efficiency coefficient (VEC) of tropical forest species, the wood sawing process in logs. This coefficient is influenced by the proportion of heartwood, sapwood and bark present in the...

Author(s)
Miranda, D. L. C. de; Loch, V. M.; Silva, F. da; Lisboa, G. dos S.; Canalez, G. de G.; Condé, T. M.; Castelo, P. A. R.
Publisher
Mato Grosso Federal University, Sinop, Brazil
Citation
Nativa: Pesquisas Agrárias e Ambientais, 2017, 5, Especial, pp 619-627
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The paper presents the results of a German-Czech-Hungarian-Slovenian wood research consortium, dealing with wood modification techniques by using renewable modification agents for the outdoor use of local, originally non-durable modified wood species like beech, poplar and pine sapwood. Higher...

Author(s)
Rademacher, P.; Németh, R.; Bak, M.; Fodor, F.; Hofmann, T.; Baar, J.; Pařil, P.; Rousek, R.; Paschová, Z.; Sablik, P.; Koch, G.; Schmitt, U.; Meier, D.; Feng YongShun; Melcher, E.; Saake, B.; Šernek, M.
Publisher
Editura Universitatii "Transilvania" din Brasov, Brasov, Romania
Citation
Pro Ligno, 2017, 13, 4, pp 341-350
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Objective: The diversity of ants in semi-evergreen monsoon forest at Xishuangbanna were revealed profoundly. Method: Ant community of the vegetation type were investigated through Sample-plot method and Winkler-extraction method respectively. Result: 106 species belonging to 43 genera and 7...

Author(s)
Gan Tian; Xu ZhengHui; Luo CongFeng; Cui WenXia; Liu Xia
Publisher
Editorial Department of Southwest China Journal of Agricultural Sciences, Chengdu, China
Citation
Southwest China Journal of Agricultural Sciences, 2017, 30, 12, pp 2799-2804
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Objective: Regulators of G-protein signaling (RGS) were a kind of negative regulatory factor of G protein, which were involved in various G protein-mediated signaling pathways. At present, there was little research on the biological functions of RGS in Colletotrichum gloeosporioides. Method: In the ...

Author(s)
Wu ManLi; Hu Jian; Zhang Nan; Ke ZhiJian; Liu ZhiQiang; Li XiaoYu
Publisher
Editorial Department of Southwest China Journal of Agricultural Sciences, Chengdu, China
Citation
Southwest China Journal of Agricultural Sciences, 2017, 30, 8, pp 1802-1807

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