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Dendrochronology is a science that studies the growth rings of trees and provides answers regarding not only their age, but also any disturbances in their development over time. The present study aimed to know the age of Acer negundo trees, as well as to reconstruct the influence of climatic...

Author(s)
Milani, J. E. de F.; Zea-Camaño, J. D.; Biondi, D.
Publisher
Graduate Program in Forestry and Environmental Sciences, Federal University of Mato Grosso / UFMT, Cuiabá - MT, Brazil
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Advances in Forestry Science, 2017, 4, 4, pp 161-166
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Açaí palm is a palm tree with a high commercial potential mainly for fruit pulp that has chemical properties that are beneficial to human health. In order to meet this market demand the producers need to invest in quality seedlings, and it is necessary to expand research in this area. The objective ...

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Silva, A. da C. D. da; Smiderle, O. J.; Oliveira, J. M. F. de; Silva, T. de J.
Publisher
Graduate Program in Forestry and Environmental Sciences, Federal University of Mato Grosso / UFMT, Cuiabá - MT, Brazil
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Advances in Forestry Science, 2017, 4, 4, pp 151-156
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The northeastern Brazilian region comprises 1.56 million km2, of which the semi-arid occupies 0.98 million, with 0.58 million rest occupied by the Meio Norte, Mata and Agreste Zone. Savanna areas are found in the Northeast in the states of Maranhão, Piauí and Bahia, which together with part of the...

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Rangel, J. H. de A.; Muniz, E. N.; Moraes, S. A. de; Souza, S. F. de; Amaral, A. J. do; Pimentel, J. C. M.
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CRMV-PE, Zumbi, Brazil
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Ciência Veterinária nos Trópicos, 2016, 19, 3, pp 75-84
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The substrate should be capable of providing support to the roots need to develop and sustain of seedlings, and provides nutrients. This study aimed to evaluate the effect of organic compost urban (CO) in the initial growth of yerba mate seedlings. The experimental design was a randomized block...

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Trautenmüller, J. W.; Borella, J.; Lambrecht, F. R.; Valerius, J.; Costa Junior, S.; Leschewitz, R.
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Graduate Program in Forestry and Environmental Sciences, Federal University of Mato Grosso / UFMT, Cuiabá - MT, Brazil
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Advances in Forestry Science, 2016, 3, 4, pp 55-58
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The solid waste of recycling paper industry has potential to be used for the correction of soil acidity and as a source of nutrients for agricultural crops and forestry. This work aimed to evaluate the effects of different doses of recycled paper sludge and top fertilization on the availability of...

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Faria, Á. B. de C.; Angelo, A. C.; Auer, C. G.
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Fundação de Pesquisas Florestais do Paraná (FUPEF), Curitiba, Brazil
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Floresta, 2015, 45, 2, pp 261-271
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The conversion of biomass from forestry and agroindustrial residues into biofuels and bioproducts, within the biorefinery concept, is of great interest, especially to Brazil, where bioenergy has a huge potential for development. However, to ensure the viability of the conversion process it is...

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Pirota, R. D. P. B.; Tonelotto, M.; Delabona, P. da S.; Tremacoldi, C. R.; Farinas, C. S.
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Centro de Ciências Rurais, Universidade Federal de Santa Maria, Santa Maria, Brazil
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Ciência Rural, 2015, 45, 9, pp 1606-1612
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The sludge from the recycled paper has potential for use as a soil corrective. This study had the objective to evaluate the effect of this residue on the physico-chemical properties and soil fertility. The moisture content and the particle size were controlled for experimental use. It was conducted ...

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Faria, Á. B. de C.; Ângelo, A. C.; Auer, C. G.; Costa, E. R. O.
Publisher
Universidade Federal do Paraná, UFPR, Palotina, Brazil
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Scientia Agraria, 2015, 16, 1, pp 41-47
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Cutting of superior genotypes of Pinus radiata is current in forestry. For such practice in Brazil, protocols of propagation need to be established. We evaluated the mini-cutting applied to seedling production, focusing the collection point in matrix plant, season, and minigarden. We used seminal...

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Corrêa, P. R. R.; Schultz, B.; Auer, C. G.; Higa, A. R.
Publisher
Fundação de Pesquisas Florestais do Paraná (FUPEF), Curitiba, Brazil
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Floresta, 2015, 45, 1, pp 65-73
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The objective of this study was to evaluate the development of seedlings of ingazeiro (Inga edulis Mart.) on alternatives substrates. The work was carried out in experimental design of randomized block with four replications and the treatments consisted of the substrates: Oxisol; Oxisol + cattle...

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Andrade, F. R.; Petter, F. A.; Marimon Junior, B. H.; Gonçalves, L. G. V.; Schossler, T. R.; Nóbrega, J. C. A.
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Western Parana State University, Parana, Brazil
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Scientia Agraria Paranaensis, 2015, 14, 4, pp 234-239
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The compaction due to machinery traffic causes damage to the soil that can interfere with the development of the root system of plants, resulting in decreased crop yields. The objective of this study was to evaluate the Inceptisol compaction caused by Skidder traffic in extraction of Pinus...

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Pezzoni Filho, J. C.; Fenner, P. T.; Lanças, K. P.; Pezzoni, D.; Moraes, W. B.; Chagas, H. A.; Trosdorf, J. C. R.
Publisher
Universidade Federal de Lavras, Lavras, Brazil
Citation
Cerne, 2014, 20, 2, pp 199-207

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