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In temperate alley cropping agroforestry systems, light competition often limits the crop yield. The trees pruning and particularly pollarding reduces this competition. This practice results in three productions on the same field: crop, fuel or others purposes wood and timber wood. To be...

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Dufour, L.; Gosme, M.; Bec, J. le; Dupraz, C.
Publisher
European Agroforestry Federation/University of Santiago de Compostela, Lugo, Spain
Citation
Proceedings of the 4th European Agroforestry Conference, Agroforestry as Sustainable Land Use, 28-30 May 2018, Nijmegen, The Netherlands, 2018, pp 493-496
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Small-scale farmers in the banana-coffee agro-zone of Central Uganda plant and maintain trees to provide a range of benefits. However, the impact of trees on soil fertility and crop yields is small. On many farms, trees exist in infinite numbers, compositions, with no proper spacing, sequencing and ...

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Ssebulime, G.; Nyombi, K.; Kagezi, G. H.; Mpiira, S.; Byabagambi, S.; Tushemereirwe, W. K.; Kubiriba, J.; Karamura, E. B.; Staver, C.
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Rural Outreach Programme, Nairobi, Kenya
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African Journal of Food, Agriculture, Nutrition and Development, 2018, 18, 1, pp 13154-13170
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Studying the flowering development and seed germination of Eucalyptu dunnii and mastering the reproductive growth law can provide a theoretical basis for seed garden construction. In this study, a blooming plant growing in Zitong County was selected as the experiment subject. The results were as...

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Huang Zhen; Wang LiHua; Chen Zhi; Li JiaMan; Guo HongYing
Publisher
Wu Chu (USA-China) Science and Culture Media Corporation, Cranston, USA
Citation
Agricultural Biotechnology, 2018, 7, 3, pp 207-210, inside back cover
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The decline phenomenon of stands can be defined as the totality of effects that damage the normal vegetation state of trees and stands. There are two types of decline, the acute one, with fast development, and the chronical one, with slow development in space and time. The accurate capture of the...

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Șimonca, V.; Oroian, I.; Chira, D.; Tăut, I.
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University of Agricultural Sciences and Veterinary Medicine, Cluj-Napoca, Romania
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Notulae Botanicae, Horti Agrobotanici, Cluj-Napoca, 2017, 45, 2, pp 623-631
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Pruning requires significant investment, therefore, the aim of the study was to characterize occlusion of branch wounds and changes in radial increment as well as frequency of browsing damages after pruning of Norway spruce (Picea abies (L.) Karst.) in order to provide data for financial...

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Baders, E.; Donis, J.; Snepsts, G.; Adamovics, A.; Jansons, A.
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Institute of Forestry and Rural Engineering, Estonian Agricultural University, Tartu, Estonia
Citation
Forestry Studies / Metsanduslikud Uurimused, 2017, 66, pp 33-48
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Mihai, G.; Mirancea, I.; Alexandru, A.; Ivanov, P.; Teodosiu, M.
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Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Umeǻ, Sweden
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Proceedings, IUFRO Seed Orchard Conference 2017, September 4 - 6, 2017, Bǻlsta, Sweden, 2017, pp 81
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Teak (Tectona grandis) is a priority species for plantation development in Papua New Guinea (PNG), although expansion of the planted area is constrained by a lack of high quality seed sources. To address this problem, clonal methods were used for capturing selected plus trees within existing...

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Lata, A.; Kulang, S.; Howcroft, N.; Page, T.
Publisher
University of the Sunshine Coast, Sunshine Coast, Australia
Citation
Small-scale and community forestry and the changing nature of forest landscapes, 11-15 October 2015, Sunshine Coast, Australia, 2016, pp 141-149
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Objective: The present study was conducted to analyze and identify the chemical composition of the volatile oils extracted in leaves and branches of Podocarpus fleuryi Hickel. The antibacterial activities of the volatile oils and methanol extracts were tested against seven, different bacteria. This ...

Author(s)
Wu HuiXiong; Qin Kai; Zhang WeiHao; Luo YuanJia; Sun ZhaoHui; Wang Jun; Shan TiJiang
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Guangxi Academy of Agricultural Sciences, Nanning, China
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Journal of Southern Agriculture, 2016, 47, 11, pp 1867-1874
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Silver lime (Tilia tomentosa Moench) is the most common and one of the most widespread specie within green urban areas. Oftentimes it is planted as an alley or avenue stem, but it can be found as a solitary or single stem in parks. So far there have not been any regulations considering alley and...

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Haračić-Berbić, S.; Višnjić, C.; Balić, B.
Publisher
Udruženje Šumarskih inženjera i Tehničara Federacije Bosne i Hercegovine -UŠIT FBiH & Hrvatsko Šumarsko Društvo - HŠD Mostar, Sarajevo, Bosnia-Herzegovina
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Naše Šume, 2016, 15, 42/43, pp 68-75
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This paper presents the results of a study conducted during the spring of 2012 and 2013 to monitor the occurrence of fire blight symptoms on susceptible fruit species and spontaneous plant hosts of Erwinia amylovora in different climatic regions of Montenegro. Monitoring included pome fruit...

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Radunović, D.; Gavrilović, V.; Krstić, M.
Publisher
Plant Protection Society of Serbia (PPSS), Belgrade, Serbia
Citation
Proceedings of the 7th Congress on Plant Protection "Integrated Plant Protection - a Knowledge-Based Step Towards Sustainable Agriculture, Forestry and Landscape Architecture". November 24-28, 2014, Zlatibor, Serbia, 2015, pp 135-137

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