Journal of Plantation Crops

Vol. 38 No.3, December – 2010

CONTENTS

Research Articles

Bioavailability of minerals in cashew
K.V. Nagaraja
Pages: 175-182
Nutritional requirement of oil palm in Konkan region
M.S.Gawankar, R.C.Gajbhiye & S.Arulraj
Pages: 183-187
Characterization of Phytophthora palmivora isolates inciting bud rot and nut rot in coconut
A.R. Rasmi & Rohini Iyer
Pages: 188-193
Economic analysis of Himachal tea industry- A study of Co-operative factories and tea planters
Parmod Verma, Sonika Gupta & D.K. Sharma
Pages: 194-200
Soil and land characteristics of rubber (Hevea brasiliensis) growing tracts of Karnataka and their suitability for rubber cultivation
B.A. Dhanorkar, L.G.K. Naidu & R. Ananathanarayana
Pages: 201-206
Feasibility of ramie intercropping in coconut
B.L. Manjunath, R. Ramesh & V.S. Korikanthimath
Pages: 207-210
Cost of production and financial feasibility of investment in cashew plantations in coastal and north western Karnataka*
S.S. Guledgudda, B.L. Patil & A.A. Patil3 and S.B. Hosamani
Pages: 211-218

Short Scientific Reports

Induction of high frequency somatic embryogenesis and plant regeneration from cotyledonary leaf tissues of aseptic seedlings in arabica coffee (Coffea arabica L) cv. Cauvery
T.R. Chaitra & H.L. Sreenath
Pages: 219-222
Effect of biofertilizers on soil microbial population and growth of young rubber (Hevea brasiliensis) plants
M.D. Jessy, Kochuthresiamma Joseph, Jacob Mathew, K. Prathapan, M. Mathew & N. Usha Nair
Pages: 223-227
Effect of graded levels of NPK on the productivity of hybrid coconut in maidan tract of Karnataka
T.B. Basavaraju, M. Hanumanthappa & T.N. Lavanya
Pages: 228-230
Effect of plant extracts on Phytophthora palmivora causing bud rot disease of coconut
A.R. Rasmi & Rohini Iyer
Pages: 231-234

Book Review

Breeding Plantation Tree Crops. Temperate Species. Jain SM and PM Priyadarshan (Editors) (2009): x+290 pp. Hardback. Euro 169.45. ISBN 978-0-387-71202-4. Springer, New York
N.M. Nayar
Pages: 235-236