Journal of Plantation Crops

Vol. 35 No.2, AUGUST – 2007

CONTENTS

Research Articles

Phosphorus and potassium distribution as influenced by fertigation in arecanut rhizosphere
Ravi Bhati, S. Sujatha, A. K. Upadhyay & B. V. Ashalatha
Pages: 68-72
Mineralisation of nitrogen in some soils of Kerala
A. K. Upadhyay, C. Palaniswami & C.C. Biddappa
Pages: 73-75
Effect of coconut based cropping system on yield of coconut and nutrient status of leaf and soil
D. K. Ghosh & J. K. Hore
Pages: 76-79
Economics of intercropping vegetables and flowering crops in pre-bearing arecanut garden under Assam condition
A. K. Ray, A. S. Borah, H. R Maheswarappa & G. C. Acharya
Pages: 84-87
Crop water and irrigation water requirements of date palm (Phoenix dactylifera L.) in the loamy sands of Kuwait
M. Abdul Salm & Suad Al Mazrooei
Pages: 88-95
Growth performance of rubber (Hevea brasiliensis) in mixed stand with wild jack (Artocarpus hirsutus)
S. Meti, S. George & K. I. Punnoose
Pages: 96-100
Effect of balanced nutrition on different nitrogenous fractions in bush shoots of China hybrid tea (Camellia sinensis (L.) 0. Kuntze) grown in Kangra valley of Himachal Pradesh
S. P. Dixit, D. K. Sharma, K. L. Sharma & B. Ali
Pages: 101-105
Homestead farms in Northern Kerala -Their basic characteristics and socio-economic status
V. Krishnakumar & D. V. S. Reddy
Pages: 106-110

Short Scientific Reports

Micropropagation of vanilla (Vanilla planifolia Andrews.)
R. Chitra, R. Arulmozhiyan, M. Jawaharlal & E. Vadivel
Pages: 111-113
Performance of cardamom clones (Malabar type) under high elevation and high rainfall areas in Karnataka
B. M. Dushyantha Kumar, M. Narayanaswamy & S. D. Rangaswamy
Pages: 114-115
Canopy structure in various cashew types and their yield performance
Mareen Abraham, G. K. Mahapatro & Jose Mathew
Pages: 116-118
Incidence of the white fly (Aleurocanthus arecae David) on coconut foliage
Chandrika Mohan, P. Rajan & C P R. Nair
Pages: 119-121
A report on the naturally occurring pathogenic bacteria of the lepidopteran tea pest, Buzura suppressaria (Lepidoptera: Geometridae), from Darjeeling foothills and plains
Damayanti De, Mayukh Saraker & Ananda Mukhopadyay
Pages: 122-124
Observations on the occurrence of a nematode parasite of the tea tortrix
R. S. Walgama, D. D. Liyanage, RMDT Pallemulla & M. M। Jayanthilake
Pages: 125-127
Thrips fauna from the tea fields of Southern and Northeastern India
R. Varatharajan, K. Dhanapati Devi & H. Chingthangkhomba Singh
Pages: 128-129

Book Review

SEIDEMANN, J. (2005). WORLD SPICE PLANTS: ECONOMIC USAGE, BOTANY, TAXONOMY. viii+591 pages. Hardcover. Euro 149.95 net. Springer - Verlag, Berlin, Heidelberg, New York.
N. M. Nayar
Pages: 130-131