Journal of Plantation Crops

Vol. 41 No.3, December – 2013


Research Articles

Diversification of coconut based farming system through community based organizations for income generation and sustaining productivity
V. Krishnakumar, S. Kalavathi, Regi Jacob Thomas & George V. Thomas
Pages: 271-276
Development of SSR markers for Robusta coffee (Coffea canephora)
Jeena Devasia, J.N. Madhura1, R. Raj Kumar, M.S. Sheshasayee, R. S. Kulkarni, M. Udayakumar & Jayarama
Pages: 277-286
Early evaluation of wild Hevea germplasm for drought tolerance in north Konkan region
M.A. Mercy & Meena Singh
Pages: 287-291
Molecular characterization and association analysis in cashew using RAPD and ISSR markers
D. Shobha, Thimmappaiah & C.T. Jose
Pages: 292-299
High frequency Agrobacterium mediated genetic transformation in rubber tree via. vacuum infiltration
S. Sobha, K. Rekha, S. Sushamakumari, R. Jayashree, R.G. Kala, P. Jayasree, K. Deepa & A. Thulaseedharan
Pages: 300-306
Principal component analysis and association studies for yield component traits in plus trees of Theobroma cacao
R.B. Karthik Kumar, P. Jansirani, K. Iyanar, P. Paramaguru & N. Kumar
Pages: 307-313
Production forecasting of coconut: Variation in number of bearing palms and productivity in selected districts in India
K. Muralidharan, C. Thamban, P. Anithakumari, P. Subramanian, C. Palaniswami & V. Krishnakumar
Pages: 314-320
Analysis of genetic relationships in cashew (Anacardium occidentale L.) varieties using morphological characters and ISSR markers
R. Dasmohapatra, S. Rath & G.R. Rout
Pages: 321-329
Forecasting of arecanut market price in north eastern India: ARIMA modelling approach
Sandip Shil, G.C. Acharya, C.T. Jose, K. Muralidharan, A.K. Sit & George V. Thomas
Pages: 330-337
High density planting - an option for higher productivity of rubber (Hevea brasiliensis) in north eastern region of India
S.K. Dey & B. Datta
Pages: 338-342
Seasonal changes in xylem sap flow rate in mature rubber plants
K. Annamalainathan, Joby Joseph, Badre Alam, P.R. Satheesh & James Jacob
Pages: 343-349
Biology, damage potential and molecular identification of Conogethes punctiferalis Guenee in cocoa (Theobroma cacao Linn.)
M. Alagar, K.E. Rachana, S. Keshava Bhat, Shafeeq Rahman & M.K. Rajesh
Pages: 350-356
In situ approach for rapid characterization to aid on farm conservation of coconut germplasm - A case study of two ecotypes from West coast of India
K. Samsudeen, C. Thamban, V. Niral, B. Augustine Jerard, M.K. Rajesh, C. Manjula, K. Devadas & Anitha Karun
Pages: 357-363
Promising latex timber clones of Hevea brasiliensis evolved by ortet selection
V.C. Mercykutty, T. Meenakumari & Kavitha K. Mydin
Pages: 364-372
Soil fertility status of cashew growing soils of Dakshina Kannada district of coastal Karnataka
R. Srinivasan, A. Natarajan, D. Kalaivanan & K.S. Anil kumar
Pages: 373-379
Agro-economic evaluation of different weed control methods in rubber plantation
Phebe Joseph & M.D. Jessy
Pages: 380-383
Performance of medicinal and aromatic plants as intercrops in coconut plantations in Konkan region of Maharashtra
D.D. Nagwekar, V.S. Sawant, P.M. Haldankar, B.B. Jadhav, S. Arulraj & H.P. Maheshwarappa
Pages: 384-388
Assessment of morphological, physiological and molecular characteristics of cocoa accessions from Central and South America in relation to drought tolerance
S. Elain Apshara, M.K. Rajesh & D. Balasimha
Pages: 389-397
Reaction of the polycross progenies to two major leaf diseases of rubber (Hevea brasiliensis)
Sadanand K. Mushrif, Kavitha K. Mydin & E. Edwin Prem
Pages: 398-403
Market integration of arecanut in Karnataka state: An error correction model approach
Kiran Kumar R. Patil, K.S. Aditya, G.R. Manjunatha & B. Chinnappa
Pages: 404-410
Productivity ratings in relation to holding size and resource-management in Indian rubber plantation sector
B. Rajeevan, M.N. Gopinath, Boban Mathai & Ramesh B. Nair
Pages: 411-416
Digital phenotyping of coconut and morphological traits associated with eriophyid mite (Aceria guerroronis Keifer) infestation
V. Arunachalam, B. Augustine Jerard, S. Elain Apshara, C. Jayabose, K. Subaharan, N. Ravikumar & C. Palaniswami
Pages: 417-424
Trends in adoption of planting density in rubber smallholdings in the traditional regions of India
T. Siju, S. Veeraputhran, Joby Joseph & K. Tharian George
Pages: 425-427

Short Scientific Reports

Influence of dwarf rootstocks on growth and vigour of popular cashew cultivars
J. Dinakara Adiga & D. Kalaivanan
Pages: 428-432
Management of K, S, Ca and Mg for productivity improvement of kacholam (Kaempferia galanga L.) intercropped in coconut
P.R. Kavitha & Meera V. Menon
Pages: 433-436
Physico-chemical and functional characteristics of palmyrah (Borassus flabellifer L) tuber flour
P.C. Vengaiah, G.N. Murthy, K.R. Prasad, K.U. Kumari & S. Arul raj
Pages: 437-440
Performance of cashew (Anacardium occidentale L.) varieties under northern transition zone of Karnataka
H.C. Vikram, N.K. Hegde & R.C. Jagadeesh
Pages: 441-443
Evaluation of egg larval predator anthocorid bug Cardiastethus exiguus Poppius against Opinsina arenosella in Tamil Nadu
K. Rajamanickam, I. Johnson & K. Subaharan
Pages: 444-446
Resistance development status in tea mosquito bug (Helopeltis theivora Water house) against certain insecticides
R. Shanmugapriyan, Siby Mathew & B. Radhakrishnan
Pages: 447-449
Preliminary assessment of eriophyid mite infestation on coconut in Assam
Himadri Rabha Ranjana Chakrabarty, G.C. Acharya &
Pages: 450-454
Response of cashew (Anacardium occidentale L) to osmopriming with gibberellic acid (GA3)
Lakshmipathi, J. Dinakara Adiga, D. Kalaivanan & P.L. Saroj
Pages: 455-459
Impact of olfactory conditioned parasitoid Goniozus nephantidis (Musebeck) in suppression of Opisina arenosella Walker under field conditions in east coast of Andhra Pradesh
N.B.V. Chalapathi Rao, N. Emmanue & l K. Subaharan
Pages: 460-462