Journal of Plantation Crops

Vol. 44 No.1, April – 2016


Research Articles

Sustainable soil fertility management in coconut based multi-storeyed cropping system
A.S. Anilkumar & P. Farsanashamin
Pages: 1-7
Decomposition and release of nutrients from leaf litter in rubber plantations
Mercykutty Joseph & Geetha Jose
Pages: 8-15
Impact of area-wide extension approach for bio-management of rhinoceros beetle with Metarhizium anisopliae
Chandrika Mohan, K. Muralidharan & P. Anithakumari
Pages: 16-22
Parental contribution analysis in hybrids bred for vascular streak dieback (VSD) disease resistance in cocoa
P. A. Jayasree, Mahiya Ummer, B. Suma & J. S. Minimol
Pages: 23-32
Diversity and density of pests in the tea gardens of Manipur
R. Varatharajan, K. Nishikanta & K. Dhanapati Devi
Pages: 33-37

Short Scientific Reports

Moisture sorption characteristics of cashew kernels
D. Balasubramanian
Pages: 38-45
Effect of secondary nutrients on curcumin and oleoresin content of turmeric (Curcuma longa L.)
Meera V. Menon & V. K. Sanghamithre
Pages: 46-49
Evaluation of promising cashew hybrids for higher nut yield
P. Tripathy, Swapan K. Tripathy, Prabhu C. Lenka & Kabita Sethi
Pages: 50-56
Management of coconut slug caterpillar (Macroplectra nararia) with light traps
N.B.V. Chalapathi Rao, A. Snehalatharani, G. Ramananda & H.P. Maheswarappa
Pages: 57-61
Bio-control based integrated disease management of basal stem rot disease of coconut
A. Snehalatharani, N.B.V. Chalapathi Rao, G. Ramanandam, H.P. Maheswarappa, C.T. Jose & E. Padma
Pages: 62-66