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  1. Diversity and identification of fungi associated with needles of <em>Pinus radiata</em> in Tasmania

    Diversity and identification of fungi associated with needles of <em>Pinus radiata</em> in Tasmania

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Southern Forests: a Journal of Forest Science
    Needle fungi have been extensively studied in conifers but rarely in Pinus radiata. Previous studies of P. radiata have been based on fungal isolation and not direct PCR detection from needles. This research was a component of a study examining...
  2. Comparison of soil properties under tropical <em>Acacia</em> hybrid plantation and shifting cultivation land use in northern Vietnam

    Comparison of soil properties under tropical <em>Acacia</em> hybrid plantation and shifting cultivation land use in northern Vietnam

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Southern Forests: a Journal of Forest Science
    Despite the common use of Acacia species in Vietnam, few studies have examined changes to total soil nitrogen (TN) and total soil carbon (TC) following the planting of Acacia mangium × Acacia auriculiformis (Acacia hybrid) plantations (AH) on formerly eroded...
  3. Role of site in the mortality and production of <em>Acacia mangium</em> plantations in Indonesia

    Role of site in the mortality and production of <em>Acacia mangium</em> plantations in Indonesia

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Southern Forests: a Journal of Forest Science
    In Indonesia, Acacia mangium plantations exceed 1.6 Mha contributing approximately 3.5% of the country’s GDP. The viability of these plantations is increasingly threatened by fungal pathogens, insect pests, squirrels, monkeys, elephants and wind damage. Studies indicate that the problem is...
  4. New Sudangrass forage cultivars selected from the original population (<em>Sorghum bicolor</em> ‘Garawi’, syn. <em>S. sudanense</em>)

    New Sudangrass forage cultivars selected from the original population (<em>Sorghum bicolor</em> ‘Garawi’, syn. <em>S. sudanense</em>)

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of Range & Forage Science
    The study represents the first efforts since 1909 to develop improved Sudangrass (Sorghum bicolor (L.) Moench, syn. S. sudanense (Piper) Stapf) cultivars from the original genetic stock existing in the Sudan. Seven Sudangrass genotypes generated by individual plant selection within...
  5. <em>In vitro</em> organic matter disappearance of tanniferous browse using rumen liquid from goats ingesting grass versus browse

    <em>In vitro</em> organic matter disappearance of tanniferous browse using rumen liquid from goats ingesting grass versus browse

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of Range & Forage Science
    In vitro organic matter disappearance (IVOMD) of African browse species often indicates artificially low nutritive value due to the presence of condensed tannins (CT). Diet of the rumen liquor donor may change this if it contains CT. Leaves from 11...
  6. Views from Africa on Positive Psychology

    Views from Africa on Positive Psychology

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    This study explored the state of Positive Psychology in six African countries. Thirty-seven participants from the six African countries responded to a survey on the status and prospects for positive psychology in the respective countries. Data was analyzed qualitatively and...
  7. Coping, Occupational Wellbeing and Job Satisfaction of Nurses

    Coping, Occupational Wellbeing and Job Satisfaction of Nurses

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    The study determined the relationship between coping, occupational wellbeing (as measured by burnout and work engagement), and job satisfaction of nurses in two private hospitals in Namibia. A cross-sectional research design was used. One-hundred and ninety-one nurses employed in two...
  8. Work-life Balance Policies: The Use of Flexitime

    Work-life Balance Policies: The Use of Flexitime

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    This study investigated the use of flexitime as a Work-life balance (WLB) policy and understanding employee perceptions regarding the use of flexitime among South African employees. A qualitative design with an exploratory approach was used. A non-probability purposive sample (n...
  9. Knowledge on <em>Sclerocarya birrea</em> subsp. <em>caffra</em> with emphasis on its importance as a non-timber forest product in South and southern Africa: A Summary

    Knowledge on <em>Sclerocarya birrea</em> subsp. <em>caffra</em> with emphasis on its importance as a non-timber forest product in South and southern Africa: A Summary

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: The Southern African Forestry Journal
    Sclerocarya birrea (marula) forms an integral part of the diet, tradition and culture of rural communities in southern Africa and also is central to various commercial initiatives. This second part of a review on the species provides an overview of...
  10. Couples' communication on sexual and relational issues among the Akamba in Kenya

    Couples' communication on sexual and relational issues among the Akamba in Kenya

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of AIDS Research
    A large portion of HIV transmission in sub-Saharan Africa occurs among married couples, yet the majority of research on safer-sex communication has focused on communication between couples in casual relationships. This paper explores how committed Kamba couples in Machakos District,...