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In order to fight the ever-increasing pressure on forest and to reduce the CO2 levels in atmosphere, cultivating trees on arable lands has become necessary. In this context, a field experiment was carried out in UAS, GKVK, Bengaluru to study the growth performance and amount of carbon sequestered...

Author(s)
Dhanush, S. K.; Murthy, M. M.
Publisher
Dr. M. S. Nataraju, Bangalore, India
Citation
Mysore Journal of Agricultural Sciences, 2020, 54, 2, pp 51-58
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A preliminary survey of farmers conducted at Chikkamaranahalli village of Nelamangala Taluk, Bangalore rural district under National Innovation in Climate Resilient Agriculture (NICRA) project revealed that the area was dominated by resource poor marginal and small farmers. The predominant...

Author(s)
Mudalagiriyappa; Thimmegowda, M. N.; Vasanthi, B. G.; Puneetha, K. M.; Narayan Hebbal
Publisher
Dr. M. S. Nataraju, Bangalore, India
Citation
Mysore Journal of Agricultural Sciences, 2019, 53, 1, pp 88-92
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The present study was carried out to understand the economies and ecologies of indigenous vs exotic shade trees in coffee agro-forestry system of Kodagu. The primary data was collected from 60 Arabica and 60 Robusta growers between March to April, 2017. On the economic front, the study analyzed the ...

Author(s)
Shruthy, M. K. G.
Publisher
MKK Publication, Kolkata, India
Citation
Environment and Ecology, 2019, 37, 3, pp 687-694
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In the study, seed germination and seedling qualities of Santalum album (Sandalwood) was conducted in order to assess the germination of different seed sources and pre-sowing treatments. In this experiment seeds of sandalwood were collected from three different locations and subjected to two...

Author(s)
Shankar, M.; Devakumar, A. S.
Publisher
Dr. M. S. Nataraju, Bangalore, India
Citation
Mysore Journal of Agricultural Sciences, 2018, 52, 4, pp 732-737
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Pongamia pinnata is one of the most appropriate non-edible oil tree species in India because of its high nitrogen fixing capability and not grazable by animals. It is observed best from sea level to an altitude of nearly 1200 m. The study was carried out in three climatic regions of Karnataka,...

Author(s)
Nikzad, M. S.; Nagarajaiah, C.
Publisher
MKK Publication, Kolkata, India
Citation
Environment and Ecology, 2018, 36, 4, pp 1069-1073
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An ever increasing demand of fuels has been a challenge for todays scientific workers. The fossil fuel resources are dwindling day by day. Biodiesel is environmentally friendly and causes fewer CO2, CO, HC and NOx emission. Pongamia pinnata maybe an emerging option for providing bio-oil for...

Author(s)
Nikzad, M. S.; Nagarajaiah, C.; Ohide, A. I. P.; Bidar, A. K.
Publisher
MKK Publication, Kolkata, India
Citation
Environment and Ecology, 2018, 36, 4, pp 1063-1068
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Agroforestry plays a vital role in the biological build up of nutrients and sustaining soil fertility for growing crops and getting higher yields for livelihood security. An experiment on nutrient dynamics was conducted from the year 2006 to 2016 at Main Agricultural Research Station, University of ...

Author(s)
Mutanal, S. M.; Ghatanatti, S. M.; Mokashi, M. V.; Pawar, K. N.
Publisher
Hind Agri-Horticultural Society, Muzaffarnagar, India
Citation
International Journal of Forestry and Crop Improvement, 2018, 9, 1, pp 8-12
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Performance of the tree species depends on intercrop considered and on number of tree species characters. The tree characters in turn are interrelated and some have direct/indirect effect on the trait of measure of interest (viz., wood volume). Among the tree characters studied, GBH is having...

Author(s)
Desai, S. S.; Mallikarjuna, G. B.; Krishnamurthy, K. N.; Nagaraju
Publisher
Dr. M. S. Nataraju, Bangalore, India
Citation
Mysore Journal of Agricultural Sciences, 2018, 52, 1, pp 6-11
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Carbon dioxide (CO2) and other greenhouse gases (GHGs) are recognized as a serious environmental issue of the twenty-first century. Forest plantations represent an important carbon sink. There is considerable interest to increase the carbon storage capacity of terrestrial vegetation through land...

Author(s)
Swamy, K. R.; Biradar, P. I.; Nayak, B. G.; Mutanal, S. M.
Publisher
MKK Publication, Kolkata, India
Citation
Environment and Ecology, 2018, 36, 1A, pp 355-359
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An experiment was initiated from 2006 to 2016 to study the compatibility of Soybean-Safflower in Sapota Timber based Agroforestry System at Main Agricultural Research Station, University of Agricultural Sciences, Dharwad on medium black soils under rainfed conditions. Sapota was planted at 8×8 m...

Author(s)
Mutanal, S. M.; Mokashi, M. V.; Ghatanatti, S. M.; Pawar, K. N.
Publisher
Hind Agri-Horticultural Society, Muzaffarnagar, India
Citation
International Journal of Forestry and Crop Improvement, 2017, 8, 2, pp 125-129

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