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  • A seedling inoculation test for screening Sesbania sesban for resistance to the seedling defoliator, Mesoplatys ochroptera.
    Owuor, B.O.; Gudu, S.; Onyango, J.C. // Agroforestry Systems; 2002, Vol. 54 Issue 3, p193 

    Examines the seedling inoculation test for Sesbania sesban and other Sesbania species in Kenya. Susceptibility of S. sesban to Mesoplatys ochroptera; Resistance of S. cinerascens to M. ochroptera; Measurement on the leaf consumption and larvae abundance of M. ochroptera.

  • Productivity of four sesbania species on two soil types in Ethiopia.
    Mengistu, S.; Keftasa, D.; Yami, A. // Agroforestry Systems; 2002, Vol. 54 Issue 3, p235 

    Compares the productivity of sesbania species on two different soil types in Ethiopia. Growth of S. macrantha on light soil; Adaptability of S. quadrata on heavy soil; Impact of poor nodulation on dry matter yield.

  • Tephrosia species and provenances for improved fallows in southern Africa.
    P.L. Mafongoya; R. Chintu; T.S. Chirwa; J. Matibini; S. Chikale // Agroforestry Systems; 2003, Vol. 59 Issue 3, p279 

    Seeking an alternative to Sesbania spp. tree fallows, a Tephrosia species and provenance trial was conducted at Msekera Research Station, Chipata (Zambia) to evaluate eleven Tephrosia vogelii and three Tephrosia candida provenances. They were tested for biomass production, quality of biomass,...

  • Histochemical investigation of different organce of genus sesbania of marathwada region in maharashtra.
    Momin, R. K.; Kadam, V. B. // Journal of Phytology; Dec2011, Vol. 3 Issue 12, p31 

    The histochemical studies of leaves and wood of Sesbania grandiflora, Sesbania bispinosa and Sesbania cannabina are medicinally important plants of Marathwada region in Maharashtra. For histochemical studies the free hand sections of leaves and wood were taken and treated with the respective...

  • In situ green manuring with daincha (Sesbania aculeata Pers.): a cost effective management alternative for wet seeded rice (Oryza sativu L.).
    Anitha, S.; Mathew, Jose // Journal of Tropical Agriculture; 2010, Vol. 48, p34 

    Two field experiments were conducted on simultaneous growing and incorporation of daincha (Sesbania aculeata Pers.) in wet seeded rice in the humid tropics of Kerala, India. The objectives were to optimize the stage and method of incorporation of daincha, to evaluate N release pattern following...

  • A lectin from Sesbania aculeata ( Dhaincha) roots and its possible function.
    Biswas, S.; Saroha, A.; Das, H. // Biochemistry (00062979); Mar2009, Vol. 74 Issue 3, p329 

    A lectin was isolated from the roots of Sesbania aculeata. This is a glucose specific lectin having 39 kDa subunit molecular weight. The expression of this lectin was found to be developmentally regulated and observed to be the highest in the second week. The lectin was purified by affinity...

  • Determination of ash values of some medicinal plants of genus sesbania of marathwada region in maharashtra.
    Mmin, R. K.; Kadam, V. B. // Journal of Phytology; Dec2011, Vol. 3 Issue 12, p52 

    The seasonal variation of total ash, water soluble ash and water insoluble ash have been investigated leaves , wood and bark of Sesbania grandiflora, Sesbania bispinosa and Sesbania cannabina, which are medicinally important. Comparative account of total ash, water soluble ash and water...

  • New scale insect found in Florida.
    Mmin, R. K.; Kadam, V. B. // GMPRO - Greenhouse Management & Production; Oct2006, Vol. 26 Issue 10, p10 

    The article reports the discovery of an unidentified Iceryine, a scale insect, in Broward County, Florida. The initial find was on a Sesbania species or Leguminosae, a find which is considered to be the first in the U.S. Not too much is known about the particular scale insect species and...

  • TECHNOLOGICAL EVALUATION OF CARBOXYMETHYL SESBANIA GALACTOMANNAN GUM DERIVATIVES AS THICKENERS IN REACTIVE PRINITING.
    Rekaby, Manal Moustafa; Abd El-Thalouth, Ibrahim; Rahman, Adel A. H.; Abd El-Satar El-Khabery, Shabaan // BioResources; 2010, Vol. 5 Issue 3, p1517 

    Galactomannan gum isolated from the seeds of sesbania was subjected to chemical modification via carboxymethylation in non-aqueous medium using monochloroacetic acid under the catalytic action of sodium hydroxide. The obtained derivatives were subjected to measuring the degrees of substitution...

  • Variations in Outer-membrane Characteristics of Two Stem-nodulating Bacteria of Sesbania rostrata and its Role in Tolerance Towards Diverse Stress.
    Sharma, Radhey; Mishra, Vandana; Mohmmed, Asif; Babu, Cherukuri // Current Microbiology; Jul2011, Vol. 63 Issue 1, p81 

    Outer-membrane characteristics may determine the survivability of rhizobia under diverse abiotic and biotic stresses. Therefore, the role of lipopolysaccharides (LPS) and membrane proteins of two stem-nodulating bacteria of Sesbania rostrata ( Azorhizobium caulinodans ORS571 and Rhizobium sp....

  • Production of Catechol-type of Siderophores by Rhizobium sp. Isolate from Stem Nodules of Sesbania procumbens (Roxb.) W and A.
    Sridevi, M.; Kumar, K. G.; Mallaiah, K. V. // Research Journal of Microbiology; 2008, Vol. 3 Issue 4, p282 

    The Rhizobium sp. isolated from stem nodules of Sesbania procumbens (Roxb.) W and A was studied for its ability to produce siderophores on Chrome-Azurol S agar medium. The symbiont was able to produce catechol-type of siderophores in culture after 4 h of incubation. Maximum siderophore...

  • Camar- Hind.
    Randeria-Leonard, Shyamal // India Currents; Nov2010, Vol. 24 Issue 8, p54 

    The article offers information on tamarinds in India. It mentions that tamarind or "Tamar-Hind" in Arabic means Indian date. It states that the tamarind's pulp has many uses in Indian curries and its sour taste is due to the high tartaric acid content of the fruit. It notes that tamarinds have...

  • ANTI - INFLAMMATORY POTENTIAL OF AQUEOUS EXTRACT OF SESBANIA SESBAN (L) MERR.
    SUBRAMANIAN, KATHIRAVAN; KALAVA, SHWETHA V. // International Journal of Pharmacy & Pharmaceutical Sciences; 2014, Vol. 6 Issue 2, p301 

    Objective: To evaluate the anti-inflammatory potential of aqueous extract of Sesbaniasesban (L) Merr. seeds in carrageenan induced paw edema model in rats. Methods: The seeds of Sesbaniasesban (L) Merr. were powdered and aqueous extract prepared were used for the evaluation of its...

  • Susceptibility Of Sesbania grandiflora Root Extract Against Problematic Groups Of Drug Resistant Microbes.
    M. Manigandan; M. Syed Muzammil // International Journal of PharmTech Research; Apr-Jun2013, Vol. 5 Issue 2, p674 

    Medicinal plants have been considered as important therapeutic aid for alleviating ailments of man kind. In spite of tremendous development in the field of allopathy. Medicinal plants and their derivatives still remain one of the major roles in medicinal therapy. The world's health organization...

  • Preparation and Characterization of Phosphorylated Sesbania Galactomannan Gum Derivatives and Their Applications in Textile Printing.
    Abd El-Thalouth, I.; Rekaby, M.; Abdel-Rahman, A.H.; El-khabery, Sh. A. // Research Journal of Textile & Apparel; Feb2012, Vol. 16 Issue 1, p68 

    Galactomannan gum isolated from the seeds of sesbania is subjected to chemical modification via phosphorylation. This is conducted via heating moistened blends of the gum with a mixture of orthophosphate salt. Three different phosphate ester derivatives are prepared by changing the reaction...

  • The root-knot nematode problem in sesbania fallows and scope for managing it in western Kenya
    Rao, M. R.; Desaeger, J. // Agroforestry Systems; 1998, Vol. 40 Issue 3, p273 

    Sesbania (Sesbania sesban), which is promoted as a short- duration-fallow species in eastern and southern Africa, is an alternative host to root-knot nematode (Meloidogyne spp.). Therefore, it is important to know the extent of sesbania infection by the nematode on farms andits effects to crops...

  • Root development in a Sesbania sesban fallow-maize system in EasternZambia
    Kwesiga, F.; Torquebiau, E. F. // Agroforestry Systems; May1996, Vol. 34 Issue 2, p193 

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  • Remote Sensing to Distinguish Soybean from Weeds After Herbicide Application.
    Henry, W. Brien; Shaw, David R.; Reddy, Kambham R.; Bruce, Lori M.; Tamhankar, Hrishikesh D. // Weed Technology; Jul-Sep2004, Vol. 18 Issue 3, p594 

    Two experiments, one focusing on preemergence (PRE) herbicides and the other on postemergence (POST) herbicides, were conducted and repeated in time to examine the utility of hyperspectral remote sensing data for discriminating common cocklebur, hemp sesbania, pitted morningglory, sicklepod, and...

  • Weed Control Programs in Drill-Seeded Imidazolinone-Resistant Rice (Oryza sativa).
    Wei Zhang; Webster, Eric P.; Pellerin, Kristine J.; Blouin, David C. // Weed Technology; Oct-Dec2006, Vol. 20 Issue 4, p956 

    A study was conducted to evaluate weed control with imazethapyr applied at different timings or a combination of timings with or without an early POST application of bensulfuron, bentazon plus acillurofen, bispyribac, carfentrazone, halosulfuron, propanil plus molinate, or triclopyr in...

  • Sesbania Mosaic Virus (SeMV) Infectious Clone: Possible Mechanism of 3' and 5' End Repair and Role of Polyprotein Processing in Viral Replication.
    Govind, Kunduri; M�kinen, Kristiina; Savithri, Handanahal S. // PLoS ONE; Feb2012, Vol. 7 Issue 2, p1 

    Sesbania mosaic virus (SeMV) is a positive stranded RNA virus belonging to the genus Sobemovirus. Construction of an infectious clone is an essential step for deciphering the virus gene functions in vivo. Using Agrobacterium based transient expression system we show that SeMV icDNA is infectious...

  • The Chemical Components of Sesbania grandiflora Root and Their Antituberculosis Activity.
    Hasan, Noviany; Osman, Hasnah; Mohamad, Suriyati; Chong, Wong Keng; Awang, Khalijah; Mohd Zahariluddin, Anis Safirah // Pharmaceuticals; Aug2012, Vol. 5 Issue 8, p882 

    Three isoflavanoids, isovestitol (1), medicarpin (2), and sativan (3), along with another known compound, betulinic acid (4), were isolated from the root of Sesbania grandiflora. The structures of the isolated compounds were characterised by means of spectroscopic techniques (UV, IR, MS, 1H- and...

  • A Study on Green Dyeing of Cotton with Ethanolic Extract of Sesbania aculeata.
    Swami, Charu; Saini, Sangita; Gupta, V. B. // Universal Journal of Environmental Research & Technology; Apr2012, Vol. 2 Issue 2, p38 

    In the recent past, the pollution resulting from the production and use of synthetic colorants, has received increased worldwide awareness. This has led to a significant revival of interest in natural colorants in the last few years. There is a realization amongst consumers and in textile...

  • Maize yields under coppicing and non coppicing fallows in a fallow-maize rotation system in central Zimbabwe.
    Nyamadzawo, G.; Nyamugafata, P.; Wuta, M.; Nyamangara, J. // Agroforestry Systems; Feb2012, Vol. 84 Issue 2, p273 

    Fallowing can improve crop yields as a result of improved soil fertility and nutrient status. The objective of this work was to determine the effects of fallows and pruning regimes in coppicing fallows on soil moisture and maize yields under conventional tillage (CT) and no tillage (NT). Fallows...

  • Parameters Affecting the Early Seedling Development of Four Neotropical Trees under Oxygen Deprivation Stress.
    KOLB, ROSANA MARTA; RAWYLER, ANDR�; BRAENDLE, ROLAND // Annals of Botany; May2002, Vol. 89 Issue 5, p551 

    Some of the parameters that determine flooding resistance�and consequently habitat zonation�were investigated in four neotropical trees (Schizolobium parahyba, Sebastiania commersoniana, Erythrina speciosa and Sesbania virgata). The constitutive parameters of seeds (size, nature and...

  • EFFECT OF INTEGRATED USE OF ORGANIC MANURES AND INORGANIC FERTILIZERS ON GRAIN YIELD OF WHEAT.
    Akhtar, Naveed; Ali, Abbas; Ali, Zulfiqar; Iqbal, Javed; Nadeem, Mushtaq Ahmed; Sattar, Abdus // Journal of Agricultural Research; Apr-Jun2011, Vol. 49 Issue 2, p181 

    A study was conducted at Agronomic Research Institute, AARI, Faisalabad Pakistan during 2006-07 and 2007-08 to investigate the effect of integrated use of organic manures [farm yard manure (FYM) and sesbania (Sesbania rostrata) as green manure] and inorganic fertilizer on wheat yield. The...

  • Effects of sugar type and concentration on the characteristics of fermented turi (Sesbania grandiflora (L.) Poir) milk.
    Sutikno; Rizal, Samsul; Marniza // Emirates Journal of Food & Agriculture (EJFA); Aug2013, Vol. 25 Issue 8, p576 

    Fermented milk products are widely consumed for their positive health image, which can be further enhanced by the addition of probiotic bacteria with therapeutic properties. One of the fermented milk products is fermented turi-milk; however, the turi milk has unpleasant off flavor and sour...

  • Tree species and pruning regime affect crop yield on bench terraces in SW Uganda.
    Siriri, D.; Ong, C. K.; Wilson, J.; Boffa, J. M.; Black, C. R. // Agroforestry Systems; Jan2010, Vol. 78 Issue 1, p65 

    Integration of trees on farms may exert complementary or competitive effects on crop yield. This 4 year study examined novel systems in which Alnus acuminata (alnus), Calliandra calothyrsus (calliandra), Sesbania sesban (sesbania) or a mixture of all three were grown on the degraded upper part...

  • Cadmium Accumulation and Antioxidative Responses in the Sesbania drummondii Callus.
    Israr, M.; Sahi, S. V.; Jain, J. // Archives of Environmental Contamination & Toxicology; Jan2006, Vol. 50 Issue 1, p121 

    The effect of cadmium (Cd) on growth, accumulation, and antioxidative response was studied in Sesbania drummondii callus, cultivated on different concentrations of Cd (0–250 μM) for four weeks. Callus growth was comparable to that of the control for concentrations up to 50 μM Cd;...

  • Species-specific prediction models to estimate browse production of seven shrub and tree species based on semi-destructive methods in savannah.
    Bognounou, Fidèle; Ouédraogo, Oumarou; Zerbo, Issouf; Sanou, Lassina; Rabo, Mounyratou; Thiombiano, Adjima; Hahn, Karen // Agroforestry Systems; Oct2013, Vol. 87 Issue 5, p1053 

    Browse shrubs and trees, in spite of their significant role in livestock production in arid and semi-arid zones, are often omitted from pasture potential assessments because of the lack of methodology, the difficulty in calculation or method application and because it is usually a long and...

  • Condensed tannins from Sesbania sesban and Desmodium intortum as a means of Haemonchus contortus control in goats.
    Debela, Etana; Tolera, Adugna; Eik, Lars; Salte, Ragnar // Tropical Animal Health & Production; Dec2012, Vol. 44 Issue 8, p1939 

    Two experiments were conducted to determine whether the proanthocyanidin (condensed tannin)-containing forage legumes Desmodium intortum cv Greenleaf and Sesbania sesban (accession 15019) could be integrated into a feeding management strategy as a means of Haemonchus contortus control in goats....

  • Trees improve water storage and reduce soil evaporation in agroforestry systems on bench terraces in SW Uganda.
    Siriri, D.; Wilson, J.; Coe, R.; Tenywa, M.; Bekunda, M.; Ong, C.; Black, C. // Agroforestry Systems; Feb2013, Vol. 87 Issue 1, p45 

    The success of agroforestry in semi-arid areas depends on efficient use of available water and effective strategies to limit tree/crop competition and maximise productivity. On hillsides, planting improved tree fallows on the degraded upper section of bench terraces is a recommended practice to...

  • Bioactive compounds in Sesbania sesban flower and its Antioxidant and Antimicrobial activity.
    Kathiresh, M.; Devi, P. Suganya; Saravanakumar, M. // Journal of Pharmacy Research; 2012, Vol. 5 Issue 1, p290 

    In plants, there are number of bioactive compounds present, among them anthocyanins are water -- soluble natural pigments found in flowers and fruits . The pigments may appear in different colours such as red, purple or blue. They belong to a parent class of molecules called flavonoids...

  • Mapping and Eradication Prioritization Modeling of Red Sesbania ( Sesbania punicea) Populations.
    Robison, Ramona; Barve, Nita; Owens, Christina; Skurka Darin, Gina; DiTomaso, Joseph // Environmental Management; Jul2013, Vol. 52 Issue 1, p19 

    Red sesbania is an invasive South American shrub that has rapidly expanded its range along California waterways, emphasizing the need to prioritize eradication sites at a regional scale. To accomplish this, we updated baseline location data in summer 2010 using field surveys throughout the...

  • Formulation and in-vitro evaluation of microbially triggered colon specific drug delivery using sesbania gum.
    Patel, Girish N.; Patel, R. B.; Patel, H. R. // e-Journal of Science & Technology; 2011, Vol. 6 Issue 2, p33 

    The aim of the present study is to develop colon targeted drug delivery systems for metronidazole using sesbania gum as a carrier. Matrix, enteric coated and compression coated tablets of metronidazole containing various proportions of sesbania gum were prepared. All the formulations were...

  • Adjuvant and Refined Corn Oil Formulation Effects on Conidial Germination, Appressorial Formation and Virulence of the Bioherbicide, Colletotrichum truncatum.
    Boyette, C. Douglas; Hoagland, Robert E. // Plant Pathology Journal; 2013, Vol. 12 Issue 2, p50 

    Several surfactants, plant extracts and fatty acids were tested for stimulation of conidial germination, appressorial formation and virulence of Colletotrichum truncatum, a bioherbicide of the weed, hemp sesbania (Sesbania exaltata). The commercial surfactants (Tweens® 40, 60, 80, 85 and...

  • EFFECT OF PRE-GERMINATION EXPOSURE OF ULTRAVIOLET RADIATION ON Sesbania Grandiflora(l) PERS SEEDS.
    Khan, M. R. // Golden Research Thoughts; Nov2013, Vol. 3 Issue 5, p1 

    Normal healthy seeds of Sesbania Grandiflora (L) Pers treated with ultraviolet radiations (UV) at 96 erg mm2 Sec 1 for two hours. Stimulatory effect of enabryonie development in the form of radical and plumule growth was noticed. Initial faster root and shoot growth created better plant stand....

  • ANALGESIC AND NEUROPHARMACOLOGICAL INVESTIGATIONS ON SESBANIA GRANDIFLORA.
    Uddin, Mir Muhammad Nasir; Amin, Md. Ruhul; Basak, Amitabh; Shahriar, Mohammad // International Journal of Pharmacy; 2014, Vol. 4 Issue 2, p179 

    This study was designed to evaluate the analgesic and neurophramacological investigations of leaf extract of Sesbania grandiflora in Swiss albino mice following oral administration. In-vivo analgesic activity test was evaluated by acetic acid induced writhing method and tail immersion test....

  • Enhanced Leachability of a Lean Weathered Crust Elution-Deposited Rare-Earth Ore: Effects of Sesbania Gum Filter-Aid Reagent.
    Tian, Jun; Tang, Xuekun; Yin, Jingqun; Chen, Ji; Luo, Xianping; Rao, Guohua // Metallurgical & Materials Transactions. Part B; Oct2013, Vol. 44 Issue 5, p1070 

    The enhanced leachability of rare-earth ore from the lean weathered crust elution-deposited rare-earth ores with ammonium sulfate solution as lixiviant and sesbania gum as a filter-aid reagent was elucidated and optimized with chromatographic plate theory. The effects of the flow rate, the...

  • The genome of the versatile nitrogen fixer Azorhizobium caulinodans ORS571.
    Lee, Kyung-Bum; De Backer, Philippe; Aono, Toshihiro; Chi-Te Liu; Suzuki, Shino; Suzuki, Tadahiro; Kaneko, Takakazu; Yamada, Manabu; Tabata, Satoshi; Kupfer, Doris M.; Najar, Fares Z.; Wiley, Graham B.; Roe, Bruce; Binnewies, Tim T.; Ussery, David W.; D'Haeze, Wim; Den Herder, Jeroen; Gevers, Dirk; Vereecke, Danny; Holsters, Marcelle // BMC Genomics; 2008, Vol. 9, Special section p1 

    Background: Biological nitrogen fixation is a prokaryotic process that plays an essential role in the global nitrogen cycle. Azorhizobium caulinodans ORS571 has the dual capacity to fix nitrogen both as free-living organism and in a symbiotic interaction with Sesbania rostrata. The host is a...

  • TRADITIONAL AND AYURVEDIC MEDICINAL IMPORTANCE OF AGASTHYA LEAVES [SESBANIA GRANDIFLORA (L) PERS.] W.R.T. ITS PHARMACOGNOSTIC AND PHYSICOCHEMICAL EVALUATION.
    Venkateshwarlu, G.; Shantha, T. R.; Shiddamallayya, N.; Kishore, K. R. // International Journal of Research in Ayurveda & Pharmacy; Mar2012, Vol. 3 Issue 2, p193 

    Agasthya [Sesbania grandiflora (L) Pers.] a traditionally revered Ayurvedic medicinal plant especially in Southern India. It goes as a principal ingredient in preparation of Ayurvedic medicinal formulations. Classical texts of Ayurveda have attributed wide ranging therapeutic indications to the...

  • Quantification of Biochemical Parameters in Araikeerai (Amaranthus tritis) and Agati (Sesbania grandiflora).
    Sumayya, A. R.; Srinivasan, Sivagami // International Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences Review & Resear; Mar/Apr2013, Vol. 19 Issue 1, p58 

    Based on the preliminary qualitative screening of phytochemicals, the quantitative analysis of phytochemicals was performed in the dried powder of Araikeerai (Amaranthus tritis) and Agati (Sesbania grandiflora). In this evaluation, biochemical constituents such as Total chlorophyll, carotenoids,...

  • Phytochemical study on Sesbania grandiflora.
    Reji, Abbs Fen; Alphonse, N. Rexin // Journal of Chemical & Pharmaceutical Research; 2013, Vol. 5 Issue 2, p196 

    Sesbania grandiflora Linn. (Family: Fabaceae) is widespread distributed in West Bengal, Assam, Karnataka and North-Eastern parts. The present study intended with various phytochemical screening and toxicity studies on Sesbania grandiflora. The present study was done with the help of soxhlet...

  • Sesbania Mosaic Virus (SeMV) Infectious Clone: Possible Mechanism of 3' and 5' End Repair and Role of Polyprotein Processing in Viral Replication.
    Govind, Kunduri; Mäkinen, Kristiina; Savithri, Handanahal S. // PLoS ONE; Feb2012, Vol. 7 Issue 2, p1 

    Sesbania mosaic virus (SeMV) is a positive stranded RNA virus belonging to the genus Sobemovirus. Construction of an infectious clone is an essential step for deciphering the virus gene functions in vivo. Using Agrobacterium based transient expression system we show that SeMV icDNA is infectious...

  • The Response of the Phosphate Uptake System and the Organic Acid Exudation System to Phosphate Starvation in Sesbania rostrata.
    Aono, Toshihiro; Kanada, Naoki; Ijima, Ayako; Oyaizu, Hiroshi // Plant & Cell Physiology; Nov2001, Vol. 42 Issue 11, p1253 

    It is well known that the Pi uptake systemviathe high-affinity Pi transporter and the organic acid exudation systemviaPEPC are enhanced in the roots of Pi-starved plants. In this paper, we compared the expression of these two systems in Sesbania rostrata, a leguminous plant, on whose roots and...

  • Avaliação populacional de Sesbania virgata (Cav.) Pers. (Fabaceae Lindl.), nas margens do rio Paraíba.
    Souza, Vênia C.; Andrade, Leonaldo A.; Bezerra, Francisco T. C.; Fabricante, Juliano R.; Feitosa, Ramon C. // Brazilian Journal of Agricultural Sciences / Revista Brasileira ; 2011, Vol. 6 Issue 2, p314 

    The species Sesbania virgata (Cav.) Pers. was virtually unknown in the ecosystems of the Paraiba state until up to two decades ago, when it began to occupy riverbanks and margins of the artificial water reservoirs, revealing itself as an invasive species of certain niches. This work was carried...

  • Histological observation of secondary aerenchyma formed immediately after flooding in Sesbania cannabina and S. rostrata.
    Shiba, H.; Daimon, H. // Plant & Soil; Aug2003, Vol. 255 Issue 1, p209 

    The effect of up to 48 h of flooding on the development of roots of Sesbania cannabina an0d S. rostrata seedlings was examined in a pot experiment. Light microscopy revealed that the outermost cells of the phellogen of the taproot of S. cannabina expanded and elongated during the first 12 h of...

  • Straw management, crop rotation and nitrogen source effect on carbon and nitrogen dynamics: A laboratory study.
    Montoya-Gonz�lez, A.; Gonz�lez-Navarro, O. E.; Govaerts, B.; Sayre, K. D.; Estrada, I.; Luna-Guido, M.; Ceja-Navarro, J. A.; Pati�o-Z��iga, L.; Marsch, R.; Dendooven, L. // Plant & Soil; Dec2009, Vol. 325 Issue 1/2, p243 

    Straw incorporation, crop rotation and organic fertilizer applications have been proposed to counter the negative effects of straw burning, inorganic N fertilizer application and intensive agriculture practices for wheat production in the state of Sonora (M�xico). A laboratory study was...

  • Nitrogen contribution through Sesbania green manure and dual-purpose legumes in maize�wheat cropping system: agronomic and economic considerations.
    Sharma, A. R.; Behera, U. K. // Plant & Soil; Dec2009, Vol. 325 Issue 1/2, p289 

    Green manuring with Sesbania aculeata is a widely investigated practice in cereal-based cropping systems but adoption of this technology is low on farmers� fields because of some practical and economic considerations. Dual-purpose legumes such as cowpea ( Vigna unguiculata) and greengram (...

  • Mitigating Soil Salinity Stress by Atmospheric CO2 Enrichment.
    Sharma, A. R.; Behera, U. K. // CO2 Science; 9/7/2011, Vol. 14 Issue 36, p1 

    The article discusses a study conducted by scientists from Pakistan to examine how the increase of carbon dioxide (CD) levels in the atmosphere helps address the salinity stress and allow the conversion nitrogen into a soil fertilizer by the legume sesbania. It explains how the additional CD...

  • EPA grants registration for new Strada rice herbicide.
    Sharma, A. R.; Behera, U. K. // Southwest Farm Press; 4/5/2007, Vol. 34 Issue 10, p22 

    The article reports that Isagro USA Inc., has received a Section three registration from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency for Strada herbicide in the U.S. Strada herbicide provides broad-spectrum control of broadleaf, sedge and aquatic weeds like hemp sesbania, northern jointvetch, and...

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