The chapters in this book cover crop -weather interaction and agro-met observatory, agro-climatic analysis, crop micro-meteorology, remote sensing, crop simulation models, weather codes and their management, integrated weather forecast and agro advisories, climate change, livestock climatology/meteorology and astrometeorology. To understand the text of the book, under terminology, simple details have been given for hard technical words. Further and above all, under practical tools, important computations and calculations have been given with example, which is the unique of this publication. The authors feel that this publication would be very useful to under graduates, postgraduates, research scholars, publics, teachers and also to the politicians to take policy decisions on the subject.
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Table of Contents
1. Crop-Weather Interaction and Agro-Met Observatory 2. Agro-Climatic Analysis 3. Crop Micrometeorology 4. Remote Sensing 5. Crop Simulation Models 6. Weather Codes and Their Management 7. Integrated Weather Forecast and Agro-Advisories 8. Climate Change 9. Livestock Climatology 10. Astro-Meteorology
T. N. Balasubramanian, Tamil Nadu Agricultural University, Tamil Nadu, India
R. Jagannathan, Tamil Nadu Agricultural University, Tamil Nadu, India
V. Geethalakshmi, Tamil Nadu Agricultural University, Tamil Nadu, India