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African mahogany is a species preferred by many entrepreneurs as an investment in the forestry sector. However, there are few studies or research on the species, especially in Brazil. The aim of this work was to study the efficiency of nutrient uptake, accumulation, distribution and use in Khaya...

Author(s)
Souza, A. D. G.; Smiderle, O. J.; Chagas, E. A.; Alves, M. S.; Fagundes, P. R. de O.
Publisher
Centro de Ciencias Agrarias da Universidade Federal do Ceara, Ceara, Brazil
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Revista Ciência Agronômica, 2020, 51, 2,
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The Relative Height Method seeks to promote speed and cost reduction for forest inventory. Therefore, the objective of the present work was to analyze the volume estimated by tree by the Relative Height Method in comparison to the one obtained through the traditional rigorous cubing. The individual ...

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Gama, R. da C.; Andrade, V. C. L. de
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Graduate Program in Forestry and Environmental Sciences, Federal University of Mato Grosso / UFMT, Cuiabá, Brazil
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Advances in Forestry Science, 2019, 6, 3, pp 737-742
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The objective of this study was to evaluate the silvicultural behavior of seven forest species introduced in initial arrangement for a livestock-forestry integration system on degraded pasture in Lavras, state of Minas Gerais, Brazil. The study was installed in a randomized block design of four...

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Nieri, E. M.; Macedo, R. L. G.; Martins, T. G. V.; Melo, L. A. de; Venturin, R. P.; Venturin, N.
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Fundação de Pesquisas Florestais do Paraná (FUPEF), Curitiba, Brazil
Citation
Floresta, 2018, 48, 2, pp 195-202
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The forest tree species Khaya senegalensis (Desr.) A. Juss. occurs in a belt across 20 African countries from Senegal-Guinea to Sudan-Uganda where it is a highly important resource. However, it is listed as Vulnerable (IUCN 2015-3). Since introduction in northern Australia around 1959, the species...

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Nikles, D. G.; Dickinson, G.; Bristow, M.; Lee, D.
Publisher
University of the Sunshine Coast, Sunshine Coast, Australia
Citation
Small-scale and community forestry and the changing nature of forest landscapes, 11-15 October 2015, Sunshine Coast, Australia, 2016, pp 169-188
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The allelopathic effect of the water extract from fresh leaves of 9 agroforestry tree types on the germination, seedlings survival, hypocotyl and radicle length and days to first emergence of maize (Zea mays) and sorghum (Sorghum bicolor) was investigated in a growth chamber. Extracts from Spina...

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Mubarak, A. R.; Daldoum, D. M. A.; Sayed, A. M.
Publisher
Friends Science Publishers, Faisalabad, Pakistan
Citation
International Journal of Agriculture and Biology, 2009, 11, 3, pp 340-342
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Armstrong, M.; Reilly, D.; Robertson, R.
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Private Forestry North Queensland, Kairi, Australia
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Where to from here with R&D to underpin plantations of high-value timber species in the 'seasonally-dry' tropics of northern Australia? Proceedings of a workshop organised by Private Forestry North Queensland and Queensland Department of Primary Industries and Fisheries, Townsville, Australia, 9-11 May, 2006, 2006, pp 1-25
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Very little work has been done in determining plantation productivity in African mahogany in the Northern Territory. This paper reports growth in a series of provenance trials planted annually from 1970/71 to 1972/73 at Gunn Point near Darwin, and measured in 2000. Supplementary growth data was...

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Robertson, R. M.; Reilly, D. F.; Bevege, D. I.
Publisher
Private Forestry North Queensland, Kairi, Australia
Citation
Where to from here with R&D to underpin plantations of high-value timber species in the 'seasonally-dry' tropics of northern Australia? Proceedings of a workshop organised by Private Forestry North Queensland and Queensland Department of Primary Industries and Fisheries, Townsville, Australia, 9-11 May, 2006, 2006, pp 1-14
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Khaya senegalensis (African mahogany) is recognised as the species with greatest potential for producing high-value timber in the monsoon, seasonally dry tropics of Australia including north Queensland (Dickinson and Lee, 2005), Cape York Peninsula (Bragg et al., 2004; Nicholson, 1985) and the...

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Dickinson, G.; Kelly, N.
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Private Forestry North Queensland, Kairi, Australia
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Where to from here with R&D to underpin plantations of high-value timber species in the 'seasonally-dry' tropics of northern Australia? Proceedings of a workshop organised by Private Forestry North Queensland and Queensland Department of Primary Industries and Fisheries, Townsville, Australia, 9-11 May, 2006, 2006, pp 1-19
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This paper focuses on the pest risk management in Khaya senegalensis plantations established by Northern Tropical Timbers in north Queensland, Australia. In addressing the Khaya forestry plantation situation, the operation was divided into three segments: nursery phase; establishment phase up to...

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Yule, R.
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Private Forestry North Queensland, Kairi, Australia
Citation
Where to from here with R&D to underpin plantations of high-value timber species in the 'seasonally-dry' tropics of northern Australia? Proceedings of a workshop organised by Private Forestry North Queensland and Queensland Department of Primary Industries and Fisheries, Townsville, Australia, 9-11 May, 2006, 2006, pp 1-3
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Mastotermes darwiniensis Froggatt (Isoptera: Mastotermitidae) is a significant termite in native eucalypt forests of northern Australia. It can cause major damage to wood in service, and infests living trees in native and planted stands in areas that have established colonies. Khaya senegalensis...

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Cameron, D. M.; Fox, R. E.; Rance, S. J.
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Private Forestry North Queensland, Kairi, Australia
Citation
Where to from here with R&D to underpin plantations of high-value timber species in the 'seasonally-dry' tropics of northern Australia? Proceedings of a workshop organised by Private Forestry North Queensland and Queensland Department of Primary Industries and Fisheries, Townsville, Australia, 9-11 May, 2006, 2006, pp 1-9

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