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Fanatical Botanical: Spikey plants put out flower spikes - Roanoke Times


Roanoke Times
I have had a lot of people asking about the “spikey plant with the giant blooms” this week. The plant they are referring to is yucca and normally it is an unassuming, architectural plant that fills in spaces and adds texture to the landscape. But while ...

Botany, Genetics: Hazara University gets PhD scholars - The Express Tribune


The Express Tribune
Hazara University got first two PhD scholars from Botany and Genetics departments. The two scholars successfully defended their PhD theses on Friday. Irum Naz from the Department of Botany was supervised by Vice Chancellor and Dean of Sciences ...

Anthropogenic disturbance in tropical forests can double biodiversity loss from deforestation - Nature.com


Nature.com
Concerted political attention has focused on reducing deforestation, and this remains the cornerstone of most biodiversity conservation strategies. However, maintaining forest cover may not reduce anthropogenic forest disturbances, which are rarely ...

The Department of Forest Genetics and Plant Physiology

Umea - Sweden

The Department of Forest Genetics and Plant Physiology at the Swedish University of Agriculture Sciences educates undergraduates as well as performing basic research.

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University of Minnesota: Department of Agronomy and Plant Genetics
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Research on genetic materials for efficiency, reliability and profitability of crop production and use, including environmentally sound practices. Includes distance learning and outreach education programs from St. Paul.

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The Department of Physiology/Pharmacology offers the degree of Doctor of Philosophy in Physiology through the Graduate School of Wake Forest University.

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Annual Review of Plant Physiology and Plant Molecular Biology
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Annual Review of Plant Physiology is an annually released journal. This site allows users to search for articles in issues of the journal since 1984 and lists the contents of the current issue.

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Offers a collection of links to a range of subjects including conservation of forest genetic resources, dendrology, and journals and books.

Finnish Forest Genetics and Tree Breeding
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Links to population and quantitative genetic software of interest in tree improvement, but also useful in other species.

Bangladesh

Dhaka Zoo is situated at Mirpur, 16km NW of Dhaka and accessible by road. The total area of Dhaka Zoo is approximately 92 hectare. It has nearly 1400 animals and birds belonging to 124 species. The species are lions, Royal Bengal Tigers, Panthers, Kangaroo, Tapir, Deer, Monkeys, Chimpanzees, Pythons, and Crocodiles, Elephants, Colourful Birds and other animals. There is a Zoological Museum in the garden which displays stuffed animals and birds, w

Department of Plant Pathology and Plant-Microbe Biology
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Department of Plant Pathology and Plant-Microbe Biology at Cornell University. Our department has been an active center of investigation for more than a century with a wonderful legacy of scholarship in research and education about pathogenesis, plant-associated microbes, and sustainable methods to suppress plant disease. As one of the preeminent departments of Plant Pathology and Plant Microbe-Biology in the nation, we are making new scienti