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Currently, clonal of forest tree is gaining importance due to the yield improvement and low variability in different wood characteristics. Hybrid trees from clonal forest are importantly characterized in term of wood quality for finding suitable uses. Accordingly, three clones (HD3, K47, H4) of...

Author(s)
Sharma, S. K.; Shukla, S. R.; Sujatha, M.
Publisher
Research, Development and Innovation Agency, Ministry of Environment and Forestry, Jakarta, Indonesia
Citation
Indonesian Journal of Forestry Research, 2018, 5, 2, pp 95-102
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Acacia mangium Willdenow and Acacia auriculiformis A. Cunningham ex Bentham and their hybrid have become important planting species in Malaysia. Due to their high demand and consumption, development of high quality planting materials is desired. Conventional breeding of Acacia Miller is slow but...

Author(s)
Asif, M. J.; Deivaseeno Dorairaj; Ratnam Wickneswari
Publisher
Czech Academy of Agricultural Sciences, Prague, Czech Republic
Citation
Journal of Forest Science, 2017, 63, 12, pp 562-576
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This study describes the establishment of a compatible volume estimation model for Acacia mangium Willd on the basis of 279 felled sample trees collected from the A. mangium plantation stands in South Sumatra, Indonesia. The model comprises of a total volume model and a stem taper model, which is...

Author(s)
Krisnawati, H.
Publisher
Research, Development and Innovation Agency, Ministry of Environment and Forestry, Jakarta, Indonesia
Citation
Indonesian Journal of Forestry Research, 2016, 3, 1, pp 49-64
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Variation of parent gametes' contribution might affect the growth patterns among offspring produced from seed orchards. This paper studies the mating system statuses and to identify parent trees that produce good growth performance of offspring in seedling seed orchard of A. mangium. The study was...

Author(s)
Nurtjahjaningsih, I. L. G.
Publisher
Research, Development and Innovation Agency, Ministry of Environment and Forestry, Jakarta, Indonesia
Citation
Indonesian Journal of Forestry Research, 2016, 3, 1, pp 19-26
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Marginal uplands are among the highly vulnerable areas exposed to extreme environmental harsh conditions. To ensure the ecological stability of the watershed, rehabilitation strategies of these marginal degraded uplands is of urgency. Among the promising rehabilitation species is Jatropha curcas L. ...

Author(s)
Paelmo, R. F.; Villancio, V. T.; Paelmo, G. G.
Publisher
International Society for Southeast Asian Agricultural Sciences (ISSAAS) Philippines, Los Banos, Philippines
Citation
Journal of ISSAAS (International Society for Southeast Asian Agricultural Sciences), 2016, 22, 1, pp 111-122
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High-value native timber species are being promoted in reforestation in Southeast Asia. However, slow growth during early establishment, coupled with poor soil fertility, poses challenges for promoting tree planting programs. Field trials were undertaken on agroforestry land in Thailand to examine...

Author(s)
So, T.; Ruthrof, K. X.; Sommeechai, M.; Thaiutsa, B.; Dell, B.
Publisher
Czech Academy of Agricultural Sciences, Prague, Czech Republic
Citation
Journal of Forest Science, 2016, 62, 3, pp 126-136
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Basic properties and drying quality of 9-year-old Acacia mangium wood from plantation of the Forest Research and Development Agency in Bogor, Indonesia were studied in order to evaluate effects of girdling periods (0, 4 and 8 months) applied before cutting the trees. Results showed that 8 months of ...

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Basri, E.; Yuniarti, K.; Wahyudi, I.; Saefudin; Damayanti, R.
Publisher
Forest Research Institute Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Citation
Journal of Tropical Forest Science, 2015, 27, 4, pp 498-505
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Two cycles breeding program of Acacia mangium has been practiced by the Forest Biotechnology and Tree Improvement Research Center in Indonesia. Although improved seeds from the breeding program have been used in operational plantation, the real gains in productivity were not verified yet. This...

Author(s)
Nirsatmanto, A.; Setyaji, T.; Sunarti, S.; Kartikaningtyas, D.
Publisher
Research, Development and Innovation Agency, Ministry of Environment and Forestry, Jakarta, Indonesia
Citation
Indonesian Journal of Forestry Research, 2015, 2, 2, pp 71-79
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Following the results of the comprehensive tree improvement programs for Acacia mangium, it is necessary to estimate the real amount of genetic improvement and to develop an improved seed deployment strategy. This study was aimed to verify realized genetic gain on stand volume productivity attained ...

Author(s)
Nirsatmanto, A.; Setyaji, T.; Wahyuningtyas, R. S.
Publisher
Research, Development and Innovation Agency, Ministry of Environment and Forestry, Jakarta, Indonesia
Citation
Indonesian Journal of Forestry Research, 2014, 1, 1, pp 21-32
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Jatropha curcas L., a plant-based fuel substitute source is one of the potential alternative energy sources which is catering to the mitigation and adaptation to climate change, and rehabilitation of marginal and degraded areas. Given its potentials in addressing environmental degradation, energy...

Author(s)
Furoc-Paelmo, R.; Visco, R. G.; Carandang, W. M.; Castillo, A. S. A.; Cruz, R. V. O.
Publisher
Crop Science Society of the Philippines, College, Philippines
Citation
Philippine Journal of Crop Science, 2012, 37, 3, pp 76-87

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