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After 42 years of international trade in wild harvested medicinal bark from Africa and Madagascar, the example of Prunus africana holds several lessons for both policy and practice in forestry, conservation and rural development. Due to recent CITES restrictions on P. africana exports from Burundi, ...

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Cunningham, A. B.; Tientcheu, M. L. A.; Anoncho, V. F.; Nkuinkeu, R.; Sunderland, T.
Publisher
Center for International Forestry Research (CIFOR), Jakarta, Indonesia
Citation
CIFOR Working Paper, 2014, No.153, pp 17 pp.
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Rural and urban communities in Ghana depend on medicinal plant species for their primary health care. The main source of these medicinal plant species are the forests. However, the country's forest cover is declining at fast rate and there is serious competition for space among medicinal plant...

Author(s)
Apetorgbor, M. M.; Dabo, J.; Apetorgbor, A. K.; Abugre, S.
Publisher
Association of Agricultural Technology in Southeast Asia (AATSEA), Ladkrabang, Thailand
Citation
International Journal of Agricultural Technology, 2013, 9, 7, pp 1909-1925
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Triplochiton scleroxylon is an important indigenous tropical hardwood species in West Africa. Due to its erratic flowering cycles, seeds are not readily available on a year to year basis, posing considerable difficulty in plantation establishment. To ensure abundance and continuous supply of...

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Djagbletey, G. D.; Ofori, D. A.; Cobbinah, J. R.
Publisher
Forest Research Institute Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Citation
Journal of Tropical Forest Science, 2011, 23, 2, pp 152-158

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