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Pheonah Nabukalu and Carrie A. Knott

control (watered every 3 d) had the greatest survival, 100%, while the beach site, Holly Beach, had the least survival, 47% ( Table 1 ). In the greenhouse environment, sea oats seedling survival was least for seedlings constantly flooded at 10 cm (10S) and

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Joey H. Norikane

a variety of products may be produced in a single facility. There are four common components of transient expression systems: 1) controlled environment biomass production, 2) recombinant Agrobacteria hybrid vectors, 3) vacuum infiltration for

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Mark E. Uchanski and Adam Blalock

while not significantly decreasing desirable red pod yields. As a result, plots sprayed with ethephon showed significantly higher red pod percentages over the untreated control in four of the five environments. Ethephon applications did not have a

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Seong-Hyun Park and Richard H. Mattson

hospital environments. Patients were further asked about their willingness to return to their room during any future hospitalization. Ninety-three percent of patients in the plant group responded positively, whereas 70% of patients in the control group

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Jocelyn L. Catley and Ian R. Brooking

We thank Chrysalis Holdings, Waikanae, New Zealand, for supplying plant material; members of the New Zealand National Climate Laboratory Technical Services Group for maintenance of the controlled-environment rooms during this study; and H

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Florence M. Oxley, Tina M. Waliczek and Paula S. Williamson

group. The vast majority [84.4% (276)] of respondents agreed or strongly agreed that controlling some nonnative species is necessary to help conserve the environment. Support for control measures was not strongly linked to impact on human health. Just 32

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Amy L. Burton, Svoboda V. Pennisi and Marc W. van Iersel

time the plant is installed in the postharvest environment, the growth control exerted by the PGR may be less, and thus the PGR effect may not carry over to the interiorscape. If the PGR is applied later during the production cycle, and at an

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Bruce W. Wood

The profitability of pecan [ Carya illinoinensis (Wangenh.) K. Koch] orchard enterprises eventually decline if tree canopies encroach to cause excessive orchard shading. This deterioration of canopy light environment, and associated “sunlight

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Kevin M. Folta and Sofia D. Carvalho

Over the last decade there has been significant effort in improving narrow-bandwidth, solid-state lighting systems for plant growth in controlled environments. Development of the electronics and light sources has followed the convention that plants

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Peter R. Hicklenton, Suzie M. Newman and Lindsay J. Davies

, New Zealand, for supporting this research and members of the Technical Services Group, National Climate Laboratory, HortResearch, for maintaining the controlled-environment rooms during this study. The cost of publishing this paper was defrayed in part