Crop Science Products

  • Plant Cytogenetics, Third Edition

    By Ram J. Singh

    Hardback – 2016-11-04 
    CRC Press

  • Bacterial Diseases of Crop Plants

    By Suresh G. Borkar, Rupert Anand Yumlembam

    Food and agriculture is an important component in the development and survival of civilizations. Around half of the world’s population and their economies are influenced by agricultural farm production. Plant diseases take as much as a 30 percent toll of the crop harvest if not managed properly and…

    Hardback – 2016-10-31 
    CRC Press

  • Insect Pests of Stored Grain

    Biology, Behavior, and Management Strategies

    By Ranjeet Kumar

    Stored products of agriculture and animal origin are attacked by more than 600 species of beetles, 70 species of moths, and about 355 species of mites, causing huge quantitative and qualitative losses and insect contamination in food commodities. This is an important quality control problem. This…

    Hardback – 2016-10-31 
    Apple Academic Press
    Postharvest Biology and Technology

  • Soil Salinity Management in Agriculture

    Technological Advances and Applications

    Edited by S. K. Gupta, Megh R. Goyal

    This important volume, Soil Salinity Management in Agriculture, addresses the crucial issue of soil salinity of potential farmland and provides a comprehensive picture of the saline environment and plant interactions, along with management and reclamation methods and policies. With contributions…

    Hardback – 2016-09-30 
    Apple Academic Press
    Innovations in Agricultural & Biological Engineering

  • Plant OMICS and Crop Breeding

    Edited by Sajad Majeed Zargar, Vandna Rai

    Due to the advent of state-of-the-art technologies in the field of biotechnology, much progress has been achieved since the last decade. OMICS technologies are being extensively used to address various issues pertaining to agriculture. Recent advances in genomics, transcriptomics, proteomics, and…

    Hardback – 2016-09-30 
    Apple Academic Press

  • Sustainable Development of Organic Agriculture

    Historical Perspectives

    Edited by Kimberly Etingoff

    This important compilation presents an in-depth view spanning past values and practices, present understandings, and potential futures, and covering a range of concrete case studies on sustainable development of organic agriculture. The book explores the very different facets of organic and…

    Hardback – 2016-09-30 
    Apple Academic Press

  • Emerging Technologies in Agricultural Engineering

    Edited by Megh R. Goyal

    This book covers an array of issues on emerging agricultural engineering and technology, featuring new research and studies. The volume is broken into three parts: emerging technologies, energy management in agriculture, and management of natural resources, in which particular attention is paid to…

    Hardback – 2016-09-15 
    Apple Academic Press
    Innovations in Agricultural & Biological Engineering

  • Potential Use of Solar Energy and Emerging Technologies in Micro Irrigation

    Edited by Megh R. Goyal, Manoj K. Ghosal

    This new book, the fourth volume in the Innovations and Challenges in Micro Irrigation book series, examines the potential of solar energy and other emerging energy technologies in micro irrigation to create sustainable energy sources. The authors discuss a variety of innovative micro irrigation…

    Hardback – 2016-09-15 
    Apple Academic Press
    Innovations and Challenges in Micro Irrigation

  • The Phytopathogen

    Evolution and Adaptation

    Edited by Abhijeet Ghatak, Mohammad Ansar

    So often new phytopathogens emerge and appear primarily in acute form and then take a chronic form; such populations, however, in general have a limited appearance because of the lack of suitable environmental conditions. The emergence of new pathogens needs to be explored in the light of their…

    Hardback – 2016-09-15 
    Apple Academic Press

  • Performance Evaluation of Micro Irrigation Management

    Principles and Practices

    Edited by Megh R. Goyal

    This new volume in the Innovations and Challenges in Micro Irrigation series covers an array of technologies to estimate evapotranspiration and to evaluate parameters that are needed in the management of micro irrigation, with worldwide applicability to irrigation management in agriculture. Topics…

    Hardback – 2016-08-15 
    Apple Academic Press
    Innovations and Challenges in Micro Irrigation

  • Fresh-Cut Fruits and Vegetables

    Technology, Physiology, and Safety

    Edited by Sunil Pareek

    Because they meet the needs of today’s consumers, fresh-cut plant products are currently one of the hottest commodities in the food market of industrialized countries. However, fresh-cut produce deteriorates faster than the correspondent intact produce. The main purpose of Fresh-Cut Fruits and…

    Hardback – 2016-08-02 
    CRC Press
    Innovations in Postharvest Technology Series

  • Polyploidy and Hybridization for Crop Improvement

    Edited by Annaliese S. Mason

    Many of our current agricultural crops are natural or agricultural hybrids (between two or more species), or polyploids (containing more than one genome or set of chromosomes). These include potato, oats, cotton, oilseed rape, wheat, strawberries, kiwifruit, banana, seedless watermelon, triticale…

    Hardback – 2016-07-14
    CRC Press

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