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Boffa, J. M.; Hale, I.; Lovett, P. N.; Padi, F.; Dembele, C.; Soulémane, N.; Danquah, A.; Hendre, P.; Muchugi, A.; Jamnadass, R.
Publisher
Centre de coopération internationale en recherche agronomique pour le développement (CIRAD), Montpellier, France
Citation
4th World Congress of Agroforestry, Montpellier, France, 20-22 May 2019. Book of Abstracts, 2019, pp 745
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Person, S.; Payne, C.; Lantieri-Jullien, R.
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CIRAD, INRA, World Agroforestry, Montpellier, France
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4th World Congress of Agroforestry, Montpellier, France, 20-22 May 2019. Posters, 2019, pp L10.P.59
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Small-scale farmers in the banana-coffee agro-zone of Central Uganda plant and maintain trees to provide a range of benefits. However, the impact of trees on soil fertility and crop yields is small. On many farms, trees exist in infinite numbers, compositions, with no proper spacing, sequencing and ...

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Ssebulime, G.; Nyombi, K.; Kagezi, G. H.; Mpiira, S.; Byabagambi, S.; Tushemereirwe, W. K.; Kubiriba, J.; Karamura, E. B.; Staver, C.
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Rural Outreach Programme, Nairobi, Kenya
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African Journal of Food, Agriculture, Nutrition and Development, 2018, 18, 1, pp 13154-13170
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The research assessed socio-economic benefits and problems of urban forestry in Ijebu Ode Metropolis of Ogun State, Nigeria through a survey of 200 purposively selected urban tree growers using questionnaire. The data generated were analysed using descriptive statistics and Chi square. The findings ...

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Olawumi, A. T.
Publisher
Graduate Program in Forestry and Environmental Sciences, Federal University of Mato Grosso / UFMT, Cuiabá - MT, Brazil
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Advances in Forestry Science, 2018, 5, 1, pp 225-230
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Treated wooden utility poles, from trees such as eucalypts, are the most commonly used for telephone and electricity transmission lines in Uganda. In the last decade, however, frequent failure of wooden poles in service has been reported, likely due to the preservative chemical, wood used or the...

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Mugabi, P.; Thembo, J.
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Departamento de Ingeniería en Maderas, Facultad de Ingeniería de la Universidad del Bío-Bío, Concepción, Chile
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Maderas: Ciencia y Technologia, 2018, 20, 1, pp 85-90
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Seedborne fungi are among the main causes of low productivity of forestery nursery in the world. This study was carried out with the objective to contribute to improving the productivity of Lophira alata in Cameroon through the knowledge of seedborne fungi and diseases affecting the germination and ...

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Djeugap, J. F.; Abangawoh, H.; Tieche, B.; Dongmo, N. L.
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Faculty of Agriculture, Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Anambra, Nigeria
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International Journal of Agriculture and Biosciences, 2018, 7, 1, pp 7-12
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Teak (Tectona grandis) occupies a significant place for reforestation in Cote d'Ivoire. Recently, there has been a resurgence of withering in different forestry areas, which represents a serious threat to the profitability and survival of forest plantations. A study has been undertaken to resolve...

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Wahounou, P. J.; Coulibaly, B.; Gnonhouri, G. P.; Adiko, A.
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Forest Research Institute Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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Journal of Tropical Forest Science, 2017, 29, 3, pp 363-370
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Banana is a major food and cash crop in Uganda, particularly in the central and southwestern regions. However, production is still below attainable yields and at the same time declining due to a number of reasons, with low soil fertility being paramount. Few farmers use inorganic fertilizers, with...

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Ssebulime, G.; Kagezi, H. G.; Nyombi, K.; Mpiira, S.; Kucel, P.; Byabagambi, S.; Tushemereirwe, K. W.; Kubiriba, J.; Karamura, B. E.; Stave, C.
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Rural Outreach Programme, Nairobi, Kenya
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African Journal of Food, Agriculture, Nutrition and Development, 2017, 17, 4, pp 12557-12573
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Dearth of periodic and current information on forest tree stand has been greatly acknowledged in Nigeria. In 2010, a field study was carried out to assess the relationship between stem taper and tree growth parameters for Triplochiton scleroxylon (K. schum) stands in Ibadan metropolis, Nigeria....

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Onilude, Q. A.; Fajemila, A.; Adeleye, I. G.; Oduola, M.; Osijo, A.; Oso, A. O.
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International Journal of BioSciences, Agriculture and Technology (IJBSAT), Coimbatore, India
Citation
International Journal of BioSciences, Agriculture and Technology (IJBSAT), 2017, 8, 4, pp 28-35
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Lawsonia inermis and Lagenaria breviflora are important tropical pesticidal plants with some potential for industrial wood protection uses. However, little is known about their elemental composition of wood protection importance. In this study, three agro-ecosystems: Guinea savannah (A), Dry...

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Eguakun, F. S.; Adedeji, G. A.; Elufioye, T. O.; Egubogo, A. C.
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Polish Society for Magnesium Research, Olsztyn, Poland
Citation
Journal of Elementology, 2017, 22, 4, pp 1209-1222

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