Journal of Plantation Crops

Vol. 36 No.2, August – 2008


Research Articles

Speciation of Coffea arabica: Implications for Genetic Improvement
A. Santa Ram
Pages: 79-85
Quantitative Estimation of soil Fertility and Fertilizer recommendations (QUEFC) for Cashew (Anacardium occidentale L)
M. Abdul Salam, P. Jacob John', Meagle Joseph, Mini Poduwal, Prasanna Kumar, Yadukumar & M.G. Bhat
Pages: 86-94
Symptomatology and management of crown rot disease of arecanut palm (Areca catechu L.)
N. Saraswathy
Pages: 95-97
Coconut based high density multispecies cropping system in Assam
J.C. Nath, B.K. Saud, D. Chowdhury, K.K. Deka & U.J. Sarma
Pages: 98-102
Growth, development and yield of tea (Camellia sinensis L.O. Kuntze) plants as affected by organic cultivation
G.K. Saikia, A. Deka, A.C. Barbora & R.P. Bhuyan
Pages: 103-107
Effect of plant growth regulators on growth and development of vanilla (Vanilla planifolia Andrews) fruits
K.V. Shivakumar, M. Dinesh kumar & K.M. Devaraju
Pages: 108-111
Effect of integrated use of manures and fertilizers on coconut yield and changes in available nutrient content and N, P and Kfractions of inceptisols of Konkan region
S.C. Talashilkar, D.D. Nagwekar, S.R. Akhave & D.J. Dabke
Pages: 112-116
Socio-economic impact of cashew cultivation in Sindhudurg district of Maharashtra
R. Venkattakumar
Pages: 117-122
Granite powder as a substitute for sand in nursery mixture for black pepper (Piper nigrum L)
C.K. Thankamani, P.A. Mathew, V. Srinivasan, K.S. Krishnamurthy, K. Kandiannan & S. Hamza
Pages: 123-126
Phloroglucinol enhances shoot proliferation in nodal explants of Vanilla planifolia Andr.
A. Sankar, S. Libin Mary, A. Vijayakumar, R. Karthi Rani, J. Raja Selvam, R. Kohila, I. Liby, S. Vadivukarasi & D. Ganesh
Pages: 127-131

Short Scientific Reports

Application of nonparametric covariance analysis in field trial with reference to YLD management trial in arecanut
C.T. Jose & N. Saraswathy
Pages: 132-136
Evaluation of potting mixtures for raising arecanut seedlings in polybags
A.S. Borah, A. Nath, A.K. Ray, Ravi Bhat, H.P. Maheswarappa, P. Subramanian & V. Krishna Kumar
Pages: 137-139
Effect of prophylactic measures in management of cashew stem and root borer (Plocaederus ferrugineus L.)
R.N. Mohapatra & B.C. Jena
Pages: 140-141
Studies on lindane and chlorpyriphos residues in cashew kernels
P.S. Bhat & T.N. Raviprasad
Pages: 142-144
Population dynamics, survey and behaviour of cashew stem and root borer (Plocaederus ferrugineus L.) in Orissa
R.N. Mohapatra, B.C. Jena & L.N. Mohapatra
Pages: 145-148

Book Review

Breeding for resistance to diseases and insect pests in plantation crops - 252 pages. INR 220/-
Nair R.V., Krishnakumar V., Reji J. Thomas, Muralidharan & K. and George V. Thomas. (2007).