Journal of Plantation Crops

Vol. 43 No.1, April – 2015


Presidential Address

Status of plantation crops sector in India
M. Anandaraj
Pages: 1-8

Research Articles

Technology adoption and socio-economic determinants of cashew farming in North Kerala
M.V. Sajeev, P.L. Saroj & A.V. Meera Manjusha
Pages: 9-16
Intercropping of medicinal and aromatic crops in adult coconut garden under Brahmaputra valley region of Assam
J.C. Nath, K.K. Deka, B.K. Saud & H.P. Maheswarappa
Pages: 17-22
Yield estimation in cocoa with partial harvest data
K.P. Chandran, C.T. Jose, S. Jayasekhar, D. Jaganathan, K. Muralidharan & C. Thamban
Pages: 23-28
Evaluation of interspecific oil palm hybrids for dwarfness
K. Sunilkumar, R.K. Mathur, D.S. Sparjanbabu & R.S.N. Pillai
Pages: 29-34
Evaluation of native Trichoderma spp. against pathogens infecting small cardamom
A.K. Vijayan, Rasmi B. Nair, Ranju Rajendran, Shony M. Francis, Anu S. Nair & J. Thomas
Pages: 35-39
Bioreduction of gold metal to nanoparticles by tea (Camellia sinensis) plant extracts
K. Karikalan & A.K.A. Mandal
Pages: 40-45
Development of a Dwarf x Tall coconut hybrid ‘Kalpa Samrudhi’
B. Augustine Jerard, V. Niral, K. Samsudeen, R.V. Nair, C. Jayabose & George V. Thomas
Pages: 46-52
Determination of the variability of sugars in date fruit varieties
Chuan-Rui Zhang, Saleh A. Aldosari, Polana S.P.V. Vidyasagar, Paraj Shukla & Muraleedharan G. Nair
Pages: 53-61

Short Scientific Reports

MAPS: A web-based tool for detection of microsatellites in whole genome sequences
T.P. Jamshinath, S. Naganeeswaran, Jomon K. Jose & M.K. Rajesh
Pages: 62-66
Leguminous ground cover Mucuna bracteata in mature rubber plantations: Effect on soil pH and organic carbon
M.D. Jessy*, V.K. Syamala, A. Ulaganathan & A. Philip
Pages: 67-70
Study on yield and quality of flowered and non-flowered turmeric (Curcuma longa L.) plants
K. Kandiannan, M. Anandaraj, Utpala Parthasarathy, C.K. Thankamani & T. John Zachariah
Pages: 71-73
Moisture dependent physico-mechanical properties of processed cashew kernels
D. Balasubramanian & R.L.K. Joycy
Pages: 74-82
Estimation of cost of production of oil palm in Andhra Pradesh
M.V. Prasad, C.V. Sairam, S. Arulraj & J. Jameema
Pages: 83-87