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Semecarpus anacardium L. popularly known as marking nut is a moderate to large sized deciduous tree found fairly at hotter parts of India up to a elevation of 1300 ft. The tree is not found under cultivation but is common in forests as a associates of Sal tree. The plant has become a wild plant and ...

Author(s)
Madhuri Sukhadiya; Dholariya, C. A.; Behera, L. K.; Mehta, A. A.; Sinha, S. K.; Patel, S. M.
Publisher
Centre of Minor Forest Products (COMFORPTS) for Rural Development & Environmental Conservation (COMFORPTS), Dehra Dun, India
Citation
MFP News, 2019, 29, 1, pp 9-13
Abstract

Excellent timber tree species, Pterocarpus marsupium Roxb. (Fabaceae) is popularly known as Indian Kino Tree and ranks next to teak and rosewood in peninsular India. Kino is a moderate to large sized deciduous tree found at elevations from 200 to 500 m. This wood is often compared with teak and has ...

Author(s)
Madhuri Sukhadiya; Chintan Dholariya; Behera, L. K.; Mehta, A. A.; Huse, S. A.; Gunaga, R. P.
Publisher
Centre of Minor Forest Products (COMFORPTS) for Rural Development & Environmental Conservation (COMFORPTS), Dehra Dun, India
Citation
MFP News, 2019, 29, 1, pp 4-8
Abstract

This paper explores the role of REDD+ programs in promoting community led preservation and restoration of forests in the Himalayan region of India. As there often exists a direct conflict between generating carbon credits through forest conservation and forestry-based livelihood sustenance...

Author(s)
Ranjan, R.
Publisher
Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Journal of Environmental Management, 2019, 236, pp 280-290
AbstractFull Text

This study was carried out with an objective to investigate the antifungal potentials of 14 plants known for medicinal properties against the human pathogen, Candida albicans and the tea pathogen, L. theobromae. Soxhlet extracts prepared from leaves in various organic solvents were first screened...

Author(s)
Dipanwita Saha; Anindita Chakraborty; Ramashish Kumar; Bikramjit Raychaudhury
Publisher
MKK Publication, Kolkata, India
Citation
Environment and Ecology, 2019, 37, 1A, pp 263-269
Abstract

The forests of Garo Hills, Meghalaya has a rich diversity of Non-timber forest products which contribute in different ways for the livelihood of the villagers. The objective of the study is to construct socio-economic profile and to document the available NTFPs in the study area. Present study was...

Author(s)
Jarangchi, A. T.; Sangma Lalnundanga
Publisher
National Institute of Science Communication and Information Resources, CSIR, New Delhi, India
Citation
Indian Journal of Traditional Knowledge, 2019, 18, 1, pp 151-161
Abstract

Mulberry (M. alba L.) has prominent use in traditional Chinese medicine since ancient times but its therapeutic properties have not been sufficiently explored in India. Present study was designed to isolate and identify the polyphenolic constituents present in mulberry leaf (M. latifolia) using...

Author(s)
Varghese, S. M.; Thomas, J.
Publisher
Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Karachi, Karachi, Pakistan
Citation
Pakistan Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences, 2019, 32, 1, pp 69-74
AbstractFull Text

Medicinal plants have been subjects of man's curiosity since time immemorial. Approximately 80% of the people in the world's developing countries rely on traditional medicines for their primary health care needs. Adhatoda vasaca is an evergreen shrub distributed from the Punjab in the north and...

Author(s)
Jyoti Rani; Shikha Pandey; Kumavat, V. B.; Sharma, U. K.
Publisher
Action for Sustainable, Efficacious Development and Awareness (ASEA), Uttaranchal, India
Citation
Environment Conservation Journal, 2018, 19, 3, pp 73-75
Abstract

During roving survey, Pataudi Block was seen to have serious problem of Diamond back moth, Plutella xylostella and Tobacco caterpillar, Spodoptera litura infesting cauliflower and cabbage, the number of insects were counted as 10.5 & 5.6 and 8.8 & 4.8, respectively. The analysis of ETL of ...

Author(s)
Bharat Singh; Goswami, B. K.; Neetu Singh; Satyendra Singh
Publisher
Society of Plant Protection Sciences, New Delhi, India
Citation
Annals of Plant Protection Sciences, 2018, 26, 2, pp 260-264
Abstract

The field experiments were conducted to evolve a IPM strategy against two spotted spider mite Tetranychus urticae Koch on jasmine and rose crops. The study revealed that tulsi (Ocimum sanctum L.) leaf extract @10% or neem (Azadirachta indicia A. Juss.,) oil @ 3% or nochi (Vitex negundo L.) leaf...

Author(s)
Raghavendra, K. V.; Chinniah, C.
Publisher
Entomological Society of India, New Delhi, India
Citation
Indian Journal of Entomology, 2018, 80, 4, pp 1450-1455
Abstract

Natural products in insect pest management programs have gained recognition due to environmental pollution, pest resistance and resurgence caused by indiscriminate use of synthetic pesticides. An attempt was made to find out ecofriendly pest management strategies by utilizing locally available...

Author(s)
Haralu, S.; Karabhantanal, S. S.; Jagginavar, S. B.; Naidu, G. K.
Publisher
Centre for Advancement of Applied Sciences, Srinagar, India
Citation
Applied Biological Research, 2018, 20, 1, pp 37-45

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