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Mosquitoes and mosquito-borne diseases represent an increasing global challenge. Plant extract and/or oils could serve as alternatives to synthetic insecticides. The larvicidal effects of 32 oils (1000 ppm) were screened against the early 4th larvae of Culex pipiens and the best oils were evaluated...

Author(s)
Baz, M. M.; Selim, A.; Radwan, I. T.; Alkhaibari, A. M.; Khater, H. F.
Publisher
Nature Publishing Group
Publication
Scientific Reports, 2022, 12, 3,
Abstract

In recent times, the application of protein-based bio-composite edible films in postharvest preservation of food and agricultural products is attracting increased attention due to their biodegradability, eco-friendliness and sustainability. In this study, an avocado pear peel polyphenolic extract...

Author(s)
Oluba, O. M.; Obokare, O.; Bayo-Olorunmeke, O. A.; Ojeaburu, S. I.; Ogunlowo, O. M.; Irokanulo, E. O.; Akpor, O. B.
Publisher
Nature Publishing Group
Publication
Scientific Reports, 2022, 12, 3,
Abstract

One approach to water optimization in agriculture is to increase soil water retention. A soil amendment that has received attention for its ability to increase soil water retention is biochar, the remaining biomass after high-C materials have been pyrolyzed. Two studieswere conducted in Utah at two...

Author(s)
Holt, J. A.; Yost, M. A.; Winward, D.; Creech, J. E.; Allen, L. N.; McAvoy, D.
Publisher
Wiley
Publication
Agronomy Journal, 2022, 114, 3, pp 1717-1730
Miscellaneous

A new distribution map is provided for Acalitus phloeocoptes (Nalepa). Acarida: Eriophyidae. Hosts: Cotoneaster spp., Prunus spp. especially plum (Prunus domestica), almond (P. dulcis), apricot (P. armeniaca), myrobalan plum (P. cerasifera), peach (P. persica), blackthorn (P. spinosa). Information...

Publisher
CABI
Publication
Distribution Maps of Plant Pests, 2022, June, pp Map 865
News Article

In the face of constant difficulties with gathering interest and momentum behind conservation and restoration efforts, a group of researchers from...

Date
June 2022
Author(s)
James Cullum
Event

28 August - 2 September 2022 - Geneva

Venue
Geneva
Country
Switzerland
Contact
Sandra Luque
CAB ReviewFull Text

Climate smart forestry (CSF) integrates ecological, economic and social dimensions in forest decision process under climate change. CSF aims to develop adaptive response to global change and optimally contribute to mitigation goals. CSF projects are ecologically effective and economically efficient...

Date
February 2022
Subjects
climate change; climate; sustainability; forestry; forests
Author(s)
Yousefpour, R.
AbstractFull Text

Rhamnus alaternus L. is a Rhamnaceae shrub and a popular traditional medicine in Algeria. The present research objective was to investigate the antioxidant, genotoxic, and antigenotoxic properties of R. alaternus methanolic leaf extract. Antiradical scavenging activity was tested by α,...

Author(s)
Gadouche, L.; Zerrouki, K.; Zidane, A.; Ababou, A.; Elazaar, I. B.; Merabet, D.; Henniche, W.; Ikhlef, S.
Publisher
Kemerovo Institute of Food Science and Technology (University)
Publication
Foods and Raw Materials, 2022, 10, 2, pp 196-205

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