Journal of Plantation Crops

Vol. 42 No.3, December – 2014

CONTENTS

Research Articles

Estimation of out-crossing rates in populations of West Coast Tall cultivar of coconut using microsatellite markers
M.K. Rajesh, J. Rijith, Shafeeq Rahman, P. Preethi, K.E. Rachana, K.K. Sajini & Anitha Karun
Pages: 277-288
Further evidence of true seed transmission of Piper yellow mottle virus in black pepper (Piper nigrum L.)
K.P. Deeshma and A.I. Bhat
Pages: 289-293
Localization of peroxidase enzyme in the bark of Hevea brasiliensis and its implication in anatomy
Gopika Gopal & Vinoth Thomas
Pages: 294-300
Characterization of Kuttiyadi ecotype of coconut (Cocos nucifera L.) using morphological and microsatellite markers
C. Manjula , K. Samsudeen, Shafeeq Rahman & M.K. Rajesh
Pages: 301-315
Studies on nutrient solubilization, biocontrol and plant growth promoting traits of Burkholderia cepacia from tea soil
B. Bagyalakshmi, P. Ponmurugan & A. Balamurugan
Pages: 316-322
Comparative performance of mechanised peeling machines for unpeeled cashew kernels A case study
D. Balasubramanian
Pages: 323-328
Effect of extraction processes on physiochemical properties and antioxidant activity of virgin coconut oil
R. K. Agarwal & S.J.D. Bosco
Pages: 329-335
Cloning and expression of hmgr1 gene from Hevea brasiliensis
P.K. Ambily, Molly Thomas, R. Krishnakumar, M.B. Mohamed Sathik & K. Annamalainathan
Pages: 336-340
Bioefficacy of certain chemical and biofungicides against Hypoxylon spp. causing wood rot disease in tea
P. Nepolean, A. Balamurugan, R. Jayanthi, J. Mareeswaran & R. Premkumar
Pages: 341-347
Identifying and mapping soil fertility constraints for coconut in Coimbatore and Tiruppur districts of Tamil Nadu state, India
V. Selvamani & V.P. Duraisami
Pages: 348-357
Correlation and path coefficient analysis of yield components in cocoa (Theobroma cacao L.)
V. Thondaiman & K. Rajamani
Pages: 358-363
Biological management of leaf blight disease of coconut using rhizosphere microbes
I. Johnson, B. Meena & K. Rajamanickam
Pages: 364-369
Site specific nutrient management software for coffee
A.N. Manjunatha, S.M. Prasanna & M. Violet D Souza
Pages: 370-376
LTTRPred: A tool for prediction of LysR-type transcriptional regulator of pyoluteorin pathway in plant growth promoting Pseudomonas spp.
Anil Paul, N. Hemalatha & M.K. Rajesh
Pages: 377-385

Short Scientific Reports

Studies for colour-selection of Rhynchophorus ferrugineus pheromone trap
Mahmoud M. Abdel-Azim, Rashid M. Khan, Saleh A. Aldosari, P.S.P.V. Vidyasagar & Samy M. Ibrahim and Paraj Shukla
Pages: 386-391
PCR based early detection of Ganoderma sp. causing basal stem rot of oil palm in India
P.K. Mandal*, M. Kochu Babu, M. Jayanthi & and V. Satyavani
Pages: 392-394
Evaluation of biocontrol agents and fungicides against stem bleeding disease of coconut
B. Meena, R. Ramjegathesh & S.A. Ramyabharathi
Pages: 395-399
Studies on comparative efficiency of different mechanical harvesters in coffee with reference to manual harvesting
M.M. Venkatesha, C. Babou, S. Kamala Bai & Y. Raghuramulu
Pages: 400-403