CRC Handbook of Plant Science in Agriculture: 1st Edition (Hardback) book cover

CRC Handbook of Plant Science in Agriculture

1st Edition

By A. A. Hanson

CRC Press

288 pages

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First published in 1987, this two-volume set is an exhaustive compilation of the most recent data on economically important crops. Volume I presents information on genetics, botany and growth of crop plants, while Volume II covers the production of Crops and their utilization.

Table of Contents

Volume II:

Water and Agricultural Productivity

Salt Tolerance of Plants

World Crop Production and Distribution

Dry Matter Production from Crops

Weed Science as it Relates to Crop Production


Sugar Crops

Starch Crops

Oilseed Crops

Protein Crops

Plant Fibers

Vegetable Crops

Fruit Crops

Drug Crops

Forage Crops


About the Author

A. A. Hanson

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Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
SCIENCE / Life Sciences / General
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Agriculture / General