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  1. High-density orchards improve the quality of ‘Songold’ plums from lower, more shaded canopy positions

    High-density orchards improve the quality of ‘Songold’ plums from lower, more shaded canopy positions

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of Plant and Soil
    Gel breakdown is a major postharvest problem in ‘Songold’ plums (Prunus salicina Lindl.) that is exacerbated in fruit harvested from lower canopy positions in large trees. Modern high-density orchards with small trees aggressively address this problem through improved light distribution...
  2. Pruimonderstamme: Verdere evaluaste van plaaslik-geteelde klone

    Pruimonderstamme: Verdere evaluaste van plaaslik-geteelde klone

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of Plant and Soil
    Drie-en-twintig plaaslik-geteelde pruimonderstamseleksies is met virusvrye, klonale Marianna, virusbesmette Marianna en perskesaailing vergelyk. In teenstelling met perskesaailing wat oorwegend Kakamas en Du Plessis is, word hierdie seleksies vegetatief vermeerder. Kumulatiewe opbrengs, stamomtrek en opbrengsdoeltreffendheid is as maatstawwe vir vergelyking gebruik...
  3. Effect of planting density on dry matter partitioning in young ‘Laetitia’ / ‘Marianna’ plum trees grown in lysimeter tanks

    Effect of planting density on dry matter partitioning in young ‘Laetitia’ / ‘Marianna’ plum trees grown in lysimeter tanks

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of Plant and Soil
    The effects of increasing planting density on young lysimeter tank-grown plum trees were investigated. Seasonal increases in stem circumference, and average shoot lengths, decreased significantly (P = 0.05) as the number of trees per 1.4 × 3.0 m tank increased...
  4. Variation in nutritional composition and growth performance of some halophytic species grown under saline conditions

    Variation in nutritional composition and growth performance of some halophytic species grown under saline conditions

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of Range & Forage Science
    Studies were conducted at the Biosaline Research Station-II of the Nuclear Institute for Agriculture and Biology (NIAB), Faisalabad, Pakistan to evaluate biomass production and nutritive value of some salt-tolerant grasses and bushes, i.e. Leptochloa fusca, Sporobolus arabicus (Poaceae), Suaeda fruticosa,...
  5. Heroin Dependence Recovery

    Heroin Dependence Recovery

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    The consequences of heroin dependence can be extremely difficult to escape from, resulting in unpleasant and potentially terrifying experiences. This descriptive study explores the factors which are important in achieving abstinence, in allowing recovery to be maintained in the longer...
  6. A Cross-Cultural Exploration: Body Image in Older Black and White Women in the Workplace

    A Cross-Cultural Exploration: Body Image in Older Black and White Women in the Workplace

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    This study investigated body image attitudes in a non-clinical sample of black and white older professional women in the workplace in South Africa. Participants were 125 professional women (white woman n=76 and black women n = 49). They completed the...
  7. Child, Adolescent and Adult Psychiatric Disorders in Africa: Implications for Psychological Interventions

    Child, Adolescent and Adult Psychiatric Disorders in Africa: Implications for Psychological Interventions

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    The authors start by critically discussing some core features of Western psychiatric diagnosis, and present the cultural formulation as one approach to ensure that the cultural aspects of the diagnostic process are addressed, followed by a summary of what is...
  8. Offenders with Mental Disorders in a South African Prison Population: Profiling the Behavioural Characteristics on Mental Illness

    Offenders with Mental Disorders in a South African Prison Population: Profiling the Behavioural Characteristics on Mental Illness

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    This study validates a protocol to identify inmates with institutional adjustment difficulty from mental disorder, and who might have a need for therapeutic programming of a cognitive nature. The Self-Appraisal Questionnaire (SAQ) was administered to a total of 236 South...
  9. HIV/AIDS and mental health research in sub-Saharan Africa: a systematic review

    HIV/AIDS and mental health research in sub-Saharan Africa: a systematic review

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of AIDS Research
    The relationship between mental illness and HIV/AIDS is complex and bidirectional. A significant amount of research has been performed in high-income countries but less is known about HIV and mental health in sub-Saharan Africa. The objectives of the review were...
  10. Secondary hypertension

    Secondary hypertension

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Family Practice
    Secondary hypertension is rare and the diagnosis may be challenging although, on occasion, there are clinical features indicative of a specific underlying cause. The more commonly encountered causes include renal parenchymal and vascular disease, phaeochromocytoma, endocrine causes, sleep apnoea and...