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Adaptative behavior of some pastoral species to salt and osmotic stress (Case of Acacia salicina and Leucaena leucocephala). During this work, we have characterized the seeds germinative performances Acacia salicina (exotic species native to Australia) and Leucaena leucocephala (exotic species...

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Mechergui, R.; Najjar, H.; Bouajila, K.; Khouja, M.; Chaar, H.; Slm, S.; Khouja, M. L.
Publisher
Sunblo LC, Monastir, Tunisia
Citation
Journal of New Sciences, 2018, 52, pp 3488-3499
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Future climate change predictive models are anticipating the warmer temperatures and altered rainfall patterns that can result in water stress for terrestrial vegetation. Water stress is a limiting factor for plant growth and wood production. Water use efficiency (WUE) is considered as the...

Author(s)
Shazia Afzal; Nawaz, M. F.; Siddiqui, M. T.; Zubair Aslam
Publisher
University of Agriculture, Faisalabad, Pakistan
Citation
Pakistan Journal of Agricultural Sciences, 2018, 55, 1, pp 127-135
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Pomacea apple snails have invaded temperate East Asia as well as tropical Southeast Asia. Cold winter temperatures undoubtedly limit the distribution of P. canaliculata in temperate regions. Snowfall might also prevent hibernation. However, P. canaliculata enhances its cold tolerance before the...

Author(s)
Wada, T.; Matsukura, K.
Publisher
Philippine Rice Research Institute, Muñoz, Philippines
Citation
Biology and management of invasive apple snails, 2017, pp 119-132
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The aim of the present study was to investigate the acidification tolerance of a Malaysian indigenous fish species, Barbonymus schwanenfeldii (Bleeker, 1854) and an exotic fish species, Oreochromis niloticus (Linnaeus, 1758). The survival rate, growth performance, and feed conversion ratio of fry...

Author(s)
Lee NyanTi; Nik-Nurul-Kamila, A. R.; Ling TeckYee; Soo ChenLin; Sim SiongFong; Jongkar Grinang
Publisher
Bioflux, Cluj-Napoca, Romania
Citation
AACL Bioflux, 2017, 10, 4, pp 746-753
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A field study was conducted to investigate the floristic composition and phytosociology of the Hazar Nao hills, District Malakand, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. For study purpose the whole area was divided into 5 Zones. In each Zone 25 sites were selected randomly. Data were recorded from May-September,...

Author(s)
Umar Zeb; Haroon Khan; Bakhtiar Gul; Khan, W. M.
Publisher
Weed Science Society of Pakistan, Department of Weed Science, Peshawar, Pakistan
Citation
Pakistan Journal of Weed Science Research, 2016, 22, 2, pp 295-315
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In order to embellish the green areas of the cities and to enrich the horticultural range out of ornamental trees in Tunisia, a study was undertaken on Chorisia speciosa (St-Hill has), a tropical ornament tree of Bombacaceae family, introduce from Brazil and acclimated in the botanical garden of...

Author(s)
Ben Brahim, N.
Publisher
Institut National de la Recherche Agronomique de Tunisie (INRAT), Tunis, Tunisia
Citation
Annales de l'INRAT, 2016, 89, pp 108-110
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Our primary focus was to assess the tolerance of local broad-leaved species such as Acer platanoides and Quercus cerris to the effect of aqueous extracts of Ailanthus altissima. This type of assessment has been chosen because of the increasingly developing species that visibly colonize a wide range ...

Author(s)
Bostan, C.; Cazan, A.; Borlea, F.
Publisher
Banat's University of Agricultural Science and Veterinary Medicine, Timisoara, Romania
Citation
Research Journal of Agricultural Science, 2016, 48, 4, pp 20-27
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Aim: The fall webworm, Hyphantria cunea (Drury) (Lepidoptera: Arctiidae), a destructive invasive pest and native to North America, has spread from Dandong city, Liaoning province of northeastern China to Wuhu city, Anhui province of southeastern China. Effective control measures are urgently...

Author(s)
Zhang LongWa; Kang Ke; Liu YuJun; Zhang Ting; Sun Long; Zhan Cheng; Huang ChangChun; Jiang LiYa; Ye KaiYun; Ding DeGui
Publisher
Editorial Office of Acta Entomologica Sinica, Beijing, China
Citation
Acta Entomologica Sinica, 2016, 59, 1, pp 111-118
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Culture Prunus persica (L.) Batsch came to the Crimea and began to develop at the end of the 19th century. Since then, it has won high popularity among the amateur gardeners, and eventually has become a commercial fruit crop. Agro ecological conditions of the Crimean region, especially the southern ...

Author(s)
Latsko, T.
Publisher
University of East Sarajevo, Faculty of Agriculture, East Sarajevo, Bosnia-Herzegovina
Citation
VII International Scientific Agriculture Symposium, "Agrosym 2016", 6-9 October 2016, Jahorina, Bosnia and Herzegovina. Proceedings, 2016, pp 110-115
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To examine the difference in photosynthetic traits and resource capture and use efficiency between three exotic plants (Eupatorium adenophorum Spreng, Alternanthera philoxeroides L. and Bidens pilosa L.) and three native plants (Picris divaricata Vaniot., Setaria plicata (Lam.) T. Cooke and Verbena ...

Author(s)
He ShuRan; Luo Wen; Zhao Ping; Zhou Ping; Chen JunWen
Publisher
Editorial Department of Southwest China Journal of Agricultural Sciences, Chengdu, China
Citation
Southwest China Journal of Agricultural Sciences, 2015, 28, 6, pp 2479-2483

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