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  • Emerging Trends of Plant Physiology for Sustainable Crop Production

    1st Edition

    Edited by Zafar Abbas, PhD., Ajay Kumar Tiwari, PhD., Pradeep Kumar, PhD.

    Plant physiology is now considered as an essential ingredient for improving crop productivity, a continuing necessity with today’s ever-increasing world population. This new volume provides an understanding of the physiological basis of the various plant processes and their underlying mechanisms…

    Hardback – 2018-03-12
    Apple Academic Press

  • Agricultural Adaptation to Climate Change in Africa

    Food Security in a Changing Environment, 1st Edition

    Edited by Cyndi Spindell Berck, Peter Berck, Salvatore Di Falco

    A changing climate is likely to have a drastic impact on crop yields in Africa. The purpose of this book is to document the effects of climate change on agriculture in Africa and to discuss strategies for adaptation to hotter weather and less predictable rainfall. These strategies include promoting…

    Hardback – 2018-03-08
    Routledge
    Environment for Development

  • The Biology of Plant-Insect Interactions

    A Compendium for the Plant Biotechnologist, 1st Edition

    Edited by Chandrakanth Emani

    Overviews of biochemical, genetic, and molecular perspectives of plant-insect interactions with added emphasis on bioinformatic, genomic, and transcriptome analysis are comprehensively treated in this book. It presents the agro-ecological and evolutionary aspects of plant-insect interactions with…

    Hardback – 2018-03-07
    CRC Press

  • Spices

    Agrotechniques for Quality Produce, 1st Edition

    By Amit Baran Sharangi, Suchand Datta, Prahlad Deb

    Indian spices are famous across the globe and have attracted food lovers for ages. With the increasing awareness of health through foods, people are now more conscious about the health and nutraceutical benefits of spices. The past few years have witnessed pioneering research work in this area with…

    Hardback – 2018-03-07
    Apple Academic Press
    Innovations in Horticultural Science

  • Sustainable Sugarcane Production

    1st Edition

    Edited by Priyanka Singh, Ajay Kumar Tiwari

    The sugarcane crop, one of the most important crops commercially grown in about 115 countries of the world, faces a number of problems, such as low cane productivity, biotic and abiotic stresses, high cost of cultivation, postharvest losses, and low sugar recovery. This volume addresses these…

    Hardback – 2018-03-07
    Apple Academic Press

  • Economy and Demographic Profile of Urban Rajasthan (Eighteenth-Nineteenth Centuries)

    1st Edition

    By Jibraeil

    The volume deals with the inter-relations between agricultural production, agrarian trade, markets, towns and population of urban Rajasthan in the eighteenth-nineteenth centuries. This study also displays that how the higher receipts from sair-jihat (non-agrarian taxes) in various areas of…

    Hardback – 2018-02-27
    Routledge

  • Crop Responses to Environment

    Adapting to Global Climate Change, Second Edition, 2nd Edition

    By Anthony E. Hall

    Following in the tradition of its predecessor, Crop Responses to Environment, this fully updated and more comprehensive second edition describes aspects of crop responses to environment that are particularly relevant to the development of improved crop cultivars and management methods on a global…

    Hardback – 2018-02-26
    CRC Press

  • The Real Cost of Cheap Food

    2nd Edition

    By Michael Carolan

    This thought-provoking but accessible book critically examines the dominant food regime on its own terms, by seriously asking whether we can afford cheap food and by exploring what exactly cheap food affords us. Detailing the numerous ways that our understanding of food has narrowed, such…

    Paperback – 2018-02-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Food, Society and the Environment

  • Combine Harvesters

    Theory, Modeling, and Design, 1st Edition

    By Petre Miu

    From Basic Fundamentals to Advanced Design Applications A culmination of the author’s more than 20 years of research efforts, academic papers, and lecture notes, Combine Harvesters: Theory, Modeling, and Design outlines the key concepts of combine harvester process theory and provides you with a…

    Paperback – 2018-02-19
    CRC Press

  • Invasive Stink Bugs and Related Species (Pentatomoidea)

    Biology, Higher Systematics, Semiochemistry, and Management, 1st Edition

    Edited by J.E. McPherson

    Key features: Presents a brief history of past classifications, a summary of present classification, and speculation on how the classification may evolve in the future Includes keys for the identification of families and subfamilies of the Pentatomoidea and for the tribes in the Pentatomidae…

    Hardback – 2018-02-15
    CRC Press
    Contemporary Topics in Entomology

  • Shared Governance for Sustainable Working Landscapes

    1st Edition

    By Timothy M. Gieseke

    Sustaining our agricultural landscapes is no longer just a technical, scientific or even political problem, but it has evolved into a socially complex, so-called wicked problem of conflicting social governance and economics. This creates an extreme economic obstacle where the value of ecosystem…

    Paperback – 2018-02-12
    CRC Press

  • Bioenergy for Sustainable Development and International Competitiveness

    The Role of Sugar Cane in Africa, 1st Edition

    Edited by Francis X. Johnson, Vikram Seebaluck

    Growing concerns about the impacts of climate change and dependence on fossil fuels have intensified interest in bioenergy from sugar cane and other crops, highlighting important links between energy, environment and development goals. Sub-Saharan Africa is characterized by severe poverty; the…

    Paperback – 2018-02-12
    Routledge

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