Journal of Plantation Crops

Vol. 45 No.3, December – 2017

CONTENTS

Research Articles

Strategic framework for the development of coconut sector in the Kingdom of Tonga
Ilaisaane Olivia Tuitupou & Maile Tahafitu Faasee, Edgar Cocker, Tevita Lautaha & Jayasekhar Somasekharan
Pages: 147-154
Comparison of biology of tea mosquito bug, Helopeltis bradyi Waterhouse (Hemiptera: Miridae) on different phonological stages of cocoa (Theobroma cacao L.)
M. Alagar & S. Keshava Bhat
Pages: 155-161
Effect of increasing levels of soil copper on growth of young rubber (Hevea brasiliensis) plants
P. Prasannakumari and M.D. Jessy
Pages: 173-179
Screening of native entomopathogenic nematodes against semi-looper (Synegia sp.) infesting black pepper (Piper nigrum L.)
S.J. Eapen & Rajkumar & Rashid Pervez
Pages: 180-189
Synchronous fruit splitting in nutmeg using plant growth regulators
J. Rema & M. Anandaraj & K.S. Krishnamurthy
Pages: 190-196

Short Scientific Reports

An improved device for coconut embryo extraction
K. P. Gangaraj & Anitha Karun, Krishna Prakash, V. Aparna, M. Neema & K. Devakumar
Pages: 197-199
Coumarin, essential oil and total phenol levels in bark and leaves of Cinnamomum species
K.S. Krishnamurthy & A. Shamina & K. Shimna
Pages: 200-205
Influence of machine generated potting mixture in the growth of black pepper (Piper nigrum L.) cuttings and nutmeg (Myristica fragrans Houtt.) seedlings in nursery
S.J.K. Annamalai1 & E. Jayashree, M. Muthamil Selvan & C.K. Thankamani
Pages: 206-209