Vol 6, No 8 (2010)

Table of Contents

Editorial

Climate change and disease risk in the Himalayas PDF
Sahotra Sarkar 7-8

Commentary

Mancozeb: growing risk for agricultural communities? PDF
Kishor Atreya, Bishal Kumar Sitaula 9-10

Research Papers

Microbial biomass and activity in high elevation (>5100 meters) soils from the Annapurna and Sagarmatha regions of the Nepalese Himalayas PDF
Andrew J King, Debendra Karki, Laszlo Nagy, Adina Racoviteanu, Steve K Schmidt 11-18
Regeneration of Pinus wallichiana AB Jackson in a trans-Himalayan dry valley of north-central Nepal PDF
Balkrishna Ghimire, Kumar P Mainali, Hari Datta Lekhak, Ram Prasad Chaudhary, Amal Kumar Ghimeray 19-26
Simulating farm income under the current soil management regime in the mid-hills of Nepal PDF
Gopal Datt Bhatta, Nilhari Neupane 27-34
Optimization of RAPD-PCR conditions for the study of genetic diversity in Nepal’s Swertia chirayita (Roxb. Ex Fleming) H. Karst PDF
Sangita Shrestha, Jaishree Sijapati, Neesha Rana, Diwa Malla, Prabha Regmi, Bhakta Raskoti 35-40

Brief Communication

Malaxis biaurita (Lindley) Kuntze (Orchidaceae): a new record for Nepal PDF
Bhakta Bahadur Raskoti, Rita Ale 41-42