Agriculture & Environmental Sciences Products

  • Land, Food And Rural Development In North Africa

    1st Edition

    By M. Riad El-Ghonemy

    This study of rural development in six North African nations addresses the issues surrounding poverty and landlessness. Providing an Islamic perspective on policy-making, the author describes the influence of Islam on development in these countries, and stresses the Islamic religious and moral…

    Paperback – 2020-04-03 
    CRC Press

  • Advances In Cognitive Science

    Steps Toward Convergence, 1st Edition

    Edited by Manfred Kochen

    This book includes a collection of papers on both natural (biological) and artificial (computer) approaches to several facets of intelligent behavior from the primary viewpoint of the convergence of computer science and biology in the theory of cognitive science. .…

    Paperback – 2020-04-02 
    CRC Press

  • A Perspective On U.s. Farm Problems And Agricultural Policy

    1st Edition

    By Lance McKinzie

    A Perspective on U.S. Farm Problems and Agricultural Policy provides a framework for evaluating national policy alternatives and attempts to improve our understanding of the nature of U.S. farm sector and its problems.…

    Paperback – 2020-04-02 
    CRC Press

  • Cassava

    New Potential For A Neglected Crop, 1st Edition

    By James H. Cock

    In this book, the author brings together the latest information on improved strains, modem production systems, better processing methods, innovations in storage and marketing, and the prospects for using cassava to produce fuel alcohol.…

    Paperback – 2020-04-02 
    CRC Press

  • Biotechnologies Applied to Animal Reproduction

    Current Trends and Practical Applications for Reproductive Management, 1st Edition

    Edited by Juan Carlos Gardón, Katy Satué

    This comprehensive volume focuses on recent trends and new technologies used in the management of reproduction in major farm animals, focusing on both males and females of bovine, equine, and porcine species. With chapters written by scientists who specialize in their respective topics, the volume…

    Hardback – 2020-04-02 
    Apple Academic Press

  • Managing Pastures And Cattle Under Coconuts

    1st Edition

    By Donald L. Plucknett

    This book provides important insights into a form of economic development that utilizes existing natural resources to increase productivity of the land, and thereby improves incomes for the large number of people who own and manage coconut groves.…

    Paperback – 2020-03-30 
    CRC Press

  • Detecting Mineral Nutrient Deficiencies In Tropical And Temperate Crops

    1st Edition

    By Donald L Plucknett

    This book presents information on three diagnostic methods, namely visual deficiency symptoms, soil analyses, and leaf tissue analyses, for mineral nutrient deficiencies, and their integrated use, for managing most of the important tropical and temperate crops.…

    Paperback – 2020-03-30 
    CRC Press

  • Emerging Technology And Management For Ruminants

    1st Edition

    By Frank H Baker

    Emerging Technology and Management for Ruminants focuses on pasture, range, and forages; on advanced technologies of reproduction and genetics; and on production and management of small ruminants.…

    Paperback – 2020-03-30 
    CRC Press

  • Financing The Agricultural Sector

    Future Challenges And Policy Alternatives, 1st Edition

    By Dean W. Hughes

    This book provides the reader with a perspective on past trends and the current financial situation in agriculture. It points out the controversies in farm credit and tax policies, and describes a framework that can be used in analyzing the costs and benefits of different policy prescriptions.…

    Paperback – 2020-03-30 
    CRC Press

  • Financial Policies And Management Of Agricultural Development Banks

    1st Edition

    By Carlos Pomareda

    This book develops a multiperiod linear programming portfolio model and applies it to the case of the Agricultural Development Banks (ADBs) of Panama. It analyzes the institutional design of ADBs and their financial policies, the management of the loan portfolio, and the problem of loan recovery.…

    Paperback – 2020-03-30 
    CRC Press

  • Calf Husbandry, Health And Welfare

    1st Edition

    By John Webster

    This book deals with the basic principles of husbandry, feeding, housing, health, behaviour, economics and welfare. It explains relevant aspects of calf function and evaluates conventional and novel husbandry systems in terms of their effects on animal performance, health and welfare.…

    Paperback – 2020-03-30 
    CRC Press

  • Dairy Science Handbook

    Vol. 15, 1st Edition

    Edited by Frank H. Baker

    This handbook represents advanced technology in a problem-oriented form readily accessible to livestock producers, operators of family farms, managers of agribusinesses, and students of animal agriculture. It includes papers on farm and ranch business management and economics, and animal management.…

    Paperback – 2020-03-30 
    CRC Press

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