VOLUME 34 NO. 1 JANUARY – JUNE 2012


CONTENTS

Nutrient Uptake and Fiber Yield of Abaca (Musa textilis var. Laylay as Affected by Shade, Irrigation and Fertilizer Aplication

Marlito M. Bande, Jan Grenz, Victor B. Asio, and Joachim Sauerborn

Comparative Performance of Biofertilizers on Irrigated Lowland Rice (Oryza sativa L.)

Michelle B. Castillo and Cezar P. Mamaril

Response of in vitro Cultured Palm Oil Seedling Under Saline Condition to Elevated Carbon Dioxide and Photosynthetic Photon Flux Density

Pet Roey Pascual, Krienkai Mosaleeyanon, Kanokwan Romyanon, and Chalermpol Kirdmanee

2-bromo-1-(2-hydroxphenyl)-3,4-dimethylpentan-1-one: A New Bromo-Compound with Stimulatory Activity Isolated from the Shed Leaves of Teak (Tectona grandis L.)

Suparna Mandal Biswas

Development of In vitro Slow Growth Culture for Yam (Dioscorea alata L.)

Villaluz Z. Acedo and Catherine C. Arradaza

Quantification of the Relative Virulence of White Spot Syndrom Virus (WSSV) in the Penaeid Shrimps Litopenaeus vannamei (Boone, 1931) and Farfantepenaeus duorarum (Burkenroad, 1939) by Quantitative Real Time PCR

Rey J. dela Calzada and Jeffrey M. Lotz

Genetic Diversity and Inbreeding in a Captive Population of the North Persian Leopard (Panthera pardus saxicolor L.)

Ana Marquiza M. Quilicot and Roswitha Baumung

Outcomes of Learning Online: The Case of Farmers and Extension Workers in the Philippines

Marjhurhy Ann S. Federicos and Rotacio S. Gravoso

Employment Outcomes of Graduates in Selected Higher Educational Institutions in Eastern Visayas, Philippines

Jane A. Austero, Pedro T. Armenia, and Moises Neil V. SeriƱo