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 Nitrogen Fixing Tree Research Reports, Volume 10, 1992
 

Table of Contents


 Section 1. Invited Papers

 Booth, Trevor E. Computerized climate mapping for planting site selection pp. 3

 Pottinger, A .J. Nitrogen fixing tree research networks coordinated by the
Oxford Forestry Institute pp. 7

  Lenn`e, Jullian M. Diseases of multipurpose woody legumes in the tropics:
A review pp.13
 
 

 Section 2. Contributed papers involving several NFT genera

  Australia

 Burrows, D., and J. Prinsen. Performance and palatability of various
Australian trees and shrubs pp. 33

Awonaike, K. O., S. K. A. Danso, And F. Zapata. Biological nitrogen
fixation with Gliricidia sepium and Acacia senegal in association with
Rhizobium and Bradyrhizobium strains pp. 36
 
 

Bangladesh

 Hossain, M. , M. A. Khan, and S. N. Hossain. Growth and wood characteristics
of four fast growing tree species in Bangladesh pp. 40
 
 

 Brazil

 de Lucena Costa, Newton, Carlos Alberto Goncalves, and Jose Ribamar da
Cruz Oliveira. Biomass production of forage legumes in southwest Brazilian
Amazonia pp. 43


  India

  Bisht, R. P., O. P. Toky, and S. P. Singh. Growth characteristics of important
multipurpose nitrogen fixing trees of arid climates of India pp. 45

  Chaturvedi, O. P., D. K. Das, and A. N. Jha. Biomass and net production of
five 15-month-old multipurpose tree species in north Bihar, India pp. 47

  Misra, K. K., B. C. Saini, and H. R. Jaiswal. Air layering Albizia lebbeck
and Dalbergia sissoo with the aid of indole butyric acid pp. 51

  Pancholy, Anjly. Characterization of rhizobia isolated from two arid zone
tree species: Prosopis cineraria and Albizia lebbeck pp. 55

 Singh, R. R., and M. S. Hooda. Growth of multipurpose tree species in Haryana, India pp. 57

 Toky, O. P., R. P. Bisht, and S. P. Singh. Growth and biomass allocation
in six multipurpose nitrogen fixing trees of arid regions in India pp. 59
 
 

 Indonesia

 Netera, S. N., Brian Palmer, and R. A. Bray. Differential response to phosphorus
and lime of two accessions of Calliandra calothyrsus on an acid soil pp. 62
 
 

 Nigeria

 Kadiata, B. D., and K. Mulongoy. Biomass yield and nodulation of three
woody legumes pp. 66

  Kadiata, B. D., N. N. Ntonifor, and K. Mulongoy. A severe mealybug infestation
on some tree legumes pp. 70
 
 

Papua New Guinea

 Brook, R. M. Early results from an alley cropping experiment in the humid
lowlands of Papua New Guinea pp. 73

  Brook, R. M., M. B. Kanua, and M. G. Woruba. Multipurpose tree species
evaluations in Papua New Guinea: Early results pp.77
 
 

 Philippines

 Rathert, G., and O. Werasopon. Nutrient value of nitrogen fixing tree species
for upland rice in Thailand pp. 81
 
 

 U. S. A.

 Brennan, E. B. A new grafting technique for Erythrina, Leucaena, and
possibly other nitrogen fixing tree species pp. 85

  Parrotta, J. A., and I. P. Singh. Vertical distribution of fine roots in
monospecific and mixed-species tree plantations in Puerto Rico pp. 89
 
 

Section 3. Contributed papers involving one NFT genus

  Acacia

  Almonicar, Rolando S. Two new insect pests attaching Acacia mangium
in the Philippines pp. 93

  Almonicar, Rolando S. Two types of root rot diesases affecting Acacia mangium pp. 94

 Anino, E. O. Natural ecto-mycorrhiza of Acacia mangium pp. 96

 Dick, J. McP., and K. East. Influence of light quality on growth and rooting
of Acacia tortilis, a tree species of semiarid East Africa pp. 97

  Jayasankar, S., and B. Mohan Kumar. Early growth and nodulation in five
Acacia species. pp. 102

  Oleghe, P. E., and F. K. Akinnifesi. Gum yield of Acacia senegal as affected
by soil water potential and season of tapping pp. 106

  Ravi, Kumar, Sushil Kumar, and Darshan Singh. Impact of Acacia nilotica on
soil physical and chemical properties pp. 108

  Shivkumar, Padmini, and B. N. Bajpai. Acacia tortilis seed treatment pp. 110

 Sivasubramaniam, K. Chlorophyll stability index method for determining
drought hardiness of Acacia species pp. 111
 
 

Albizia

 Prasad, P., R. C. Uniyal, T. C. Pokhriyal, and A. R. Nautiyal. Early growth,
nodulation, and nitrogen fixation in Albizia stipulata grown on different soils pp. 113
 
 

 Caesalpinia

 Gardezi, Abdul Khalil, and R. Ferrera-Cerrato. Mycorrhizal inoculation of
Caesalpinia calcalaco pp. 116
 
 

 Cajanus

 de Lucena Costa, Newton, and Jose Ribamar da Cruz Oliveira. Cutting
height affects Cajanus cajan yield and protein content pp. 119

  de Lucena Costa, Newton, and Valdinei Tadeu Paulino. Potassium fertilizaion
affects Cajanus cajan growth, mineral composition, and nodulation pp. 121

  de Lucena Costa, Newton, Jose Ribamar da C. Oliveira, and Valdinei Tadeu
Paulino. Accumulation of Cajanus cajan forage for use a dry season feed pp. 123

  de Lucena Costa, Newton, Valdinei Tadeu Paulino, and Elizabeth Ann Veasy.
Phosphorus fertilization and mycorrhizal inoculation affect Cajanus cajan
growth pp. 125

  de Lucena Costa, Newton, Valdinei Tadeu Paulino, and Elizabeth Ann Veasy.
Phosphorus fertilization affects Cajanus cajan growth, mineral composition,
and nodulation pp. 127
 

 Paulino, Valdinei Tadeu, Newton de Lucena Costa, and Elizabeth Ann Veasy.
Response of Cajanus cajan to vesicular-arbuscular mycorrhizal inoculation pp. 129
 

 Paulino, Valdinei Tadeu, Newton de Lucena Costa, and Elizabeth Ann Veasy.
Response of Cajanus cajan to vesicular-arbuscular mycorrhizal inoculation
and rock phosphate fertilization pp. 132

  Suresh, K. K., C. Swaminathan, M. G. Dasthagir, and C. Surendran. Comparative
growth performance of Cajanus cajan cultivars at wide spacing pp. 135
 
 

Casuarina

 Gurumurti, K., and P, S. Rawat. Rooting of Casuarina equisetifolia cladode
cuttings as influenced by season and auxins pp. 137

  Merwin, M. L., P. M. Elam and D. A. Dyer. Early growth of Casuarina glauca
provenances in California, U.S.A pp. 141

  Miettinen, P. Irradiance influences Casuarina equisetifolia nodulation pp. 145

 Ngulube, Mzoma, and Lusayo Mwabumba. Nursery and field performance of
inoculated and uninoculated seedlings of Casuarina equisetifolia provenances pp. 147

  Sidhu, O. P., and H. M. Behl. Infectivity and effectiveness of VAM fungi in
Casuarina obesa for alkaline soil sites pp. 150
 
 

  Dalbergia

 Pokhriyal, T. C., S. P. Chaukiyal, Uma Singh, and G. S. Bisht. Effect of
defoliation on acetylene reduction activity in Dalbergia sissoo pp. 155

  Tewari, Salil K. Hybridization possibility in Dalbergia sissoo pp. 158

 Tewari, Salil K., Om Prakash, and C. S. Joshi. Growth of Dalbergia sissoo
in India pp. 159
 
 

 Desmodium

 de Lucena Costa, Newton, and Valdinei Tadeu Paulino. Mycorrhizal
inoculation of Desmodium gyroides pp. 162
 
 

Elaegnus

 Zhao Kefu and P. J. C. Harris. Effect of salt stress on nodulation and
nitrogenase activity in Elaegnus angustifolia pp. 165
 
 

 Flemingia

 Ortiz, R. A., and O. Fernandez. Flemingia Congesta seed scarification
methods pp. 167
 
 

 Gliricidia

 Parrotta, J. A., and I. P. Singh. Gliricidia sepium root system morphology
and biomass allocation pp. 169

  Roshetko, J.M., D. O. Lantagne, and M. A. Gold. Multiple tree per
planting pit influence growth rate and potential use of Gliricidia
sepium pp. 173
 
 

 Ougeinia

 Uniyal, R. C., and A. R. Nautiyal. Effect of pre-soaking in water on
germination of Ougeinia dalbergioides seeds pp. 176
 
 

Paraserianthes

 Rogers, Stephen, and Richard Rosecrance. Coppice management of
Paraserianthes falcataria in Western Samoa pp. 178
 
 

Pentachlethra

 Ogboghodo, I. A., and C. T. I. Odu. A report on nodulation in Pentachethra
macrophylla pp. 180
 
 

 Prosopis

 Kaarakka, V., and S. Johansson. Yield and water use efficiency of 32 two-
year-old Prosopis provenances under irrigation in Bura, eastern Kenya pp. 182

  Pasiecznik, Nick, and Peter Felker. Mechanical cleaning of Prosopis seed pp. 186

 Puri, Sunil, Manu Jain, and Parveen Sharma. In vitro plant regeneration
of Prosopis cineraria pp. 189
 
 

Robinia

 Bencat, Tibor. Nutrient content of Robinia pseudoacacia leaves in Slovakia pp. 190

 Gupta, V. K., Sunita Sen, and L. N. Bhardwaj. Management of fusarial wilt
of black locust pp. 191

  Rohm, M., and D. Werner. Robinia pseudoacacia - Rhizobium symbiosis:
Isolation and characterization of a fast nodulating and efficiently
nitrogen fixing Rhizobium strain pp. 193

  Han Sufeng and Zhou Xiangquan. Development of Robinia pseudoacacia
nodules pp. 198

  Thakur, R. C., and A. M. Kaushai. Regression models for projecting biomass
production in Robinia pseudoacacia under mid-hill conditions of western
Himalaya pp. 200
 

  Sesbania

 Dutt, A. K., and Urmila Jamwal. Response of Sesbania sesban varieties
to neem cake application pp. 203

  Saleem, M., and S. V. Bali. Comparative study on the growth of three
provenances of Sesbania grandiflora pp. 204
 
 

 Section 4. NFTA Network Trialspp. 206

  Section 5. Reviews of Publicationspp. 209

 Fodder Trees and their Lopping Cycle in Nepal
Methodologies for Screening Soil-Improving Legumes
Wood Species in Auxiliary Roles: Live Stakes in Yam Cultivation

   Section 6. Species and Subject Index for Volumn 10 pp. 211