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Forest canopy cover and carbon density are two pivotal biophysical parameters for assessing urban forest structure and its ecosystem services. While canopy cover (horizontal structure) has been extensively studied for understanding the relationship between socio-ecological dynamics and urban...

Author(s)
Chen, G.; Singh, K. K.; Lopez, J.; Zhou, Y.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Ecological Indicators, 2020, 113,
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This study presents current data on the locality of the invasive alien species Opuntia humifusa (Raf.) Raf. on the territory of Lozenska Mt. The species population was found on an eroded rocky terrain over Pancharevo Lake. The species has predominant coverage in the herb layer of a natural...

Author(s)
Glogov, P.; Georgieva, M.; Pavlova, D.; Dodev, Y.
Publisher
Bulgarska Akademiya na Naukite (Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, Central Library), Sofia, Bulgaria
Citation
Nauka za Gorata, 2020, 56, 1, pp 29-44
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Two experiments were conducted to determine if a leaching fraction (LF)- guided irrigation practice with fixed irrigation run times between LF tests (LF_FX) could be improved by making additional adjustments to irrigation run times based on real-time weather information, including rain, using an...

Author(s)
Million, J. B.; Yeager, T. H.
Publisher
American Society for Horticultural Science, Alexandria, USA
Citation
HortScience, 2020, 55, 1, pp 83-88
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A 2-year trial was established in Oct. 2016 in western Oregon to evaluate the effects of various in-row mulch treatments on the establishment of northern highbush blueberry (Vaccinium corymbosum L. 'Duke'). The treatments included douglas fir [Pseudotsuga menziesii (Mirb.) Franco] sawdust, black...

Author(s)
Strik, B. C.; Davis, A. J.; Bryla, D. R.; Orr, S. T.
Publisher
American Society for Horticultural Science, Alexandria, USA
Citation
HortScience, 2020, 55, 8, pp 1280-1287
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In this study, it is aimed to dye paper pulp using natural dyestuff. For this purpose; natural dyestuff production possibilities of red pine bark (Pinus brutia) having spread area of approximately 6 million hectares in Turkey and onion skin (Allium cepa) having an important role in the Turkish...

Author(s)
Keşmer, C.; Gençer, A.; Kiliç Pekgözlü, A.; Bebekli, M.
Publisher
Bartin Orman Fakültesi, Bartin Üniversitesi, Bartin, Turkey
Citation
Bartin Orman Fakültesi Dergisi, 2020, 22, 1, pp 123-132
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Determining toxicity of insecticides to natural enemies is essential for integrated pest management (IPM) programs of armored scales. In our previous work, insecticides did not affect seasonal abundance of parasitoids and predators of scale insects when they were applied one-month before their peak ...

Author(s)
Quesada, C. R.; Sadof, C. S.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Crop Protection, 2020, 130,
Abstract

A trapping-based gas liquid microextraction (GLME) method coupled with gas chromatography-mass spectrometry (GC-MS) was utilized to qualitatively and quantitatively characterize semiochemicals in plants. The main GLME extraction efficiency associated parameters (heating temperature and extraction...

Author(s)
Zhao JinHua; Jin XiangZi; Wang XiaoPing; Yang Cui; Piao XiangFan; Kaw HanYeong; Li DongHao
Publisher
Elsevier Ireland Ltd, Shannon, Irish Republic
Citation
Plant Science, 2020, 298,
Abstract

The popular medicinal mushroom Ganoderma lucidum (Fr.) Karst. [Ling Zhi] has been widely used for the general promotion of health and longevity in Asian countries. Continuous cultivation may affect soil microbe and soil properties. However, the effect of G. lucidum cultivation on related wood...

Author(s)
Ren Fei; Zhang YuGuang; Yu Hai; Zhang YongAn
Publisher
Nature Publishing Group, London, UK
Citation
Scientific Reports, 2020, 10, 2,
Abstract

Acidification of soil from pH 6 to 4 by incorporating elemental sulfur reduced mortality and improved color and initial growth of Fraser fir, Abies fraseri (Pursh) Poir., and Canaan fir, Abies balsamea (L.) Mill. var. phanerolepis Fernald, planted into a field that had previously experienced...

Author(s)
Cowles, R. S.
Publisher
Horticultural Research Institute, Washington, USA
Citation
Journal of Environmental Horticulture, 2020, 38, 1, pp 15-21
Abstract

This paper provides information on the origin and morphological characteristics of Herman, a new cultivar of Pinus cembra (common names include Swiss Stone pine, Arolla pine, Swiss pine, Stone pine or Austrian Stone pine). The phenological and production performance, pest and disease resistance,...

Author(s)
West, T. P.; Morgenson, G.; Chaput, L.; Herman, D. E.
Publisher
American Society for Horticultural Science, Alexandria, USA
Citation
HortScience, 2020, 55, 4, pp 595-596

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