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Prosopis cineraria Linn. Commonly known as Jammi Chettu, Shami Chettu and Spunge tree is the State Tree for both Telangana and Rajasthan states of India. It is also considered as the National tree for the United Arab Emirates. This tree has various medicinal properties to cure many diseases. It has ...

Author(s)
Saritha, P.; Devi, U. A.
Publisher
Dr R.S. Yadav, Etawah, India
Citation
Plant Archives, 2018, 18, 1, pp 991-994
Abstract

This paper describes how the tribal women of Patangpadar village of Muniguda block of Rayagada district, Odisha, India, have taken initiatives to protect the forest in their area. Their honest effort can be seen in the form of the Ghodasala Dongar (small forest hilltop) area of approximately 60...

Author(s)
Sarada Lahangir
Publisher
Deparment of Information and Public Relations, Bhubaneswar, India
Citation
Odisha Review, 2018, No.August, pp 65-67
Abstract

The present investigation was conducted in Dandachali forest of Tehri Forest Division, North-Western part of Himalaya. Forty seven woody species (26 trees; 21 shrubs) belonging to 25 families and 33 genera, and 6 forest communities viz., Pinus roxburghii-Quercus leucotrichophora mixed, Pinus...

Author(s)
Pankaj Lal; Chauhan, D. S.; Butola, J. S.; Khanduri, V. P.
Publisher
Indian Ecological Society, College of Agriculture, Ludhiana, India
Citation
Indian Journal of Ecology, 2018, 45, 1, pp 70-76
Abstract

A field experiment was conducted to investigate the efficacy of management modules against brinjal shoot and fruit borer, Leucinodes orbonalis, in Jammu and Kashmir, India. Mechanical control comprised clipping, removing and destroying infested shoots. The harvest of only healthy fruits was...

Author(s)
Ahmad, S. I.; Pathania, S. S.; Nehru, R. K.; Rouf, W. A.
Publisher
Entomological Society of India, New Delhi, India
Citation
Indian Journal of Entomology, 2018, 80, 2, pp 527-530
Abstract

Field trials were conducted on potato (variety Kufri Pukhraj) to evaluate azadirachtin, and its combinations with thiamethoxam, imidacloprid, spinosad, and triazophos against Bemisia tabaci at the Central Potato Research Institute Campus Modipuram, Meerut during 2012-13 and 2013-14. The pooled data ...

Author(s)
Jatin Kumar; Anuj Bhatnagar; Ajay Kumar; Singh, D. V.
Publisher
Entomological Society of India, New Delhi, India
Citation
Indian Journal of Entomology, 2018, 80, 2, pp 236-238
Abstract

Population of mustard aphid Lipaphis erysimi Kalt., was observed to buildup from mid December and attained peak after mid January irrespective of plant parts of rapeseed variety Subinoy during 2013-2014 and 2014-2015 at Instructional Farm, Jaguli, Bidhan Chandra Krishi Viswavidyalaya, Mohanpur,...

Author(s)
Debashis Roy; Sarkar, P. K.; Sukamal Sarkar
Publisher
Entomological Society of India, New Delhi, India
Citation
Indian Journal of Entomology, 2018, 80, 2, pp 217-225
Abstract

Ethnopharmacological relevance: Ophiocordyceps sinensis (Berk.) G.H. Sung, J.M. Sung, Hywel-Jones & Spatafora, a high altitude Himalayan fungus-caterpillar product found in alpine meadows in China, Bhutan, Nepal, and India, has been used in the Traditional Chinese Medicine system for over 2000...

Author(s)
Pouliot, M.; Pyakurel, D.; Smith-Hall, C.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Journal of Ethnopharmacology, 2018, 218, pp 59-68
Abstract

Commiphora wightii (Arnott) Bhandari is an immense medicinal important plant. It yields a valuable oleo-gum-resin which is widely used in Ayurvedic medicines. The traditional destructive method for guggul gum harvesting was one of the causes for its population decline and making this plant...

Author(s)
Saini, L. S.; Rajput, S. K.; Rathore, T. R.; Tomar, U. K.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Industrial Crops and Products, 2018, 113, pp 259-265
Abstract

Myrica esculenta (Myricaceae) commonly known as box berry or kaphal is an important Indian medicinal plant. It is found in foothill tracks of Eastern Himalayas, Meghalaya, Nepal, China and Pakistan. Local tribes mainly use its fruits to prepare pickle and refreshing drinks. Traditionally, the bark...

Author(s)
Sood, P.; Shri, R.
Publisher
Medknow Publications, Mumbai, India
Citation
Indian Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences, 2018, 80, 1, pp 2-13
Abstract

Medicinal and aromatic plants (MAPs) are of interest for human uses from the prehistoric times to the present day. Importance and demand for medicinal and aromatic plants are always continuous. The plant-based drugs, health products, pharmaceuticals, food additives, and cosmetics may contribute to...

Author(s)
Kulak, M.
Publisher
Latvia University of Life Sciences and Technologies, Jelgava, Latvia
Citation
Proceedings 17th International Scientific Conference "Engineering for Rural Development", 23-25 May 2018, Jelgava, Latvia, 2018, pp 1253-1259

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