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  • Underexploited Spice Crops

    Present Status, Agrotechnology, and Future Research Directions, 1st Edition

    By Amit Baran Sharangi, Pemba H. Bhutia, Akkabathula Chandini Raj, Majjiga Sreenivas

    Spices provide our food with nutraceutical value rather than actual nutrition. But apart from the popular and major spices, there are several other spices, which, in spite of their enormous contribution to human health, remain underexploited or underutilized. This new volume, Underexploited Spice…

    Hardback – 2018-08-14
    Apple Academic Press
    Innovations in Horticultural Science

  • Routledge Handbook of Food and Nutrition Security

    1st Edition

    Edited by Bill Pritchard, Rodomiro Ortiz, Meera Shekar

    The concept of food and nutrition security has evolved and risen to the top of the international policy agenda over the last decade. Yet it is a complex and multi-faceted issue, requiring a broad and inter-disciplinary perspective for full understanding. This Handbook represents the most…

    Paperback – 2018-08-14

  • China's Peasant Agriculture and Rural Society

    Changing paradigms of farming, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jan Douwe van der Ploeg, Jingzhong Ye

    China's agriculture and rural society has undergone rapid changes in recent years. Many poorer farmers and younger people have moved to cities, and yet China has an immense challenge to feed a growing and more affluent population. This book provides a ‘bottom-up view’ of China’s agriculture,&…

    Paperback – 2018-08-14
    Routledge Contemporary China Series

  • Plants and Human Conflict

    1st Edition

    By Eran Pichersky

    Perhaps the least appreciated dramatis personae in human history are plants. Humans, like all other animals, cannot produce their own food as plants do through photosynthesis, and must therefore acquire organic material for survival and growth by eating plants or by eating other animals that eat…

    Paperback – 2018-08-13
    CRC Press

  • The Role of Intellectual Property Rights in Agriculture and Allied Sciences

    1st Edition

    Edited by Chandan Roy

    This important volume provides a basic understanding of the different forms of intellectual property rights in agricultural science. It provides an abundance of information on the use of IP laws in agriculture and allied subjects and their proper implementation in real-life practice. The chapter…

    Hardback – 2018-07-31
    Apple Academic Press

  • Environment and Society in Ethiopia

    1st Edition

    By Girma Kebbede

    Ethiopia is facing environmental and poverty challenges, and urgently needs effective management of its environmental resources. Much of the Ethiopian landscape has been significantly altered and reshaped by centuries of human activities, and three-quarters of the rural population is living on…

    Paperback – 2018-07-25
    Routledge Studies in Political Ecology

  • Rural Transformations and Agro-Food Systems

    The BRICS and Agrarian Change in the Global South, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ben M. McKay, Ruth Hall, Juan Liu

    The economic and political rise of the BRICS (Brazil, Russia, India, China, and South Africa) and Middle-Income Countries (MICs) have important implications for global agrarian transformation.These emerging economies are undergoing profound changes as key sites of the production, circulation, and…

    Hardback – 2018-07-18

  • Capsicum

    Breeding Strategies for Anthracnose Resistance, 1st Edition

    By Orarat Mongkolporn

    Capsicum, more commonly as chili or chili pepper, is an important global vegetable and spice crop. Anthracnose disease, caused by a complex of Colletotrichum species, is the major biotic stress limiting chili production in tropical and subtropical countries. Anthracnose disease mainly manifests…

    Hardback – 2018-07-16
    CRC Press

  • Sustainable Horticulture, 2 Volume Set

    1st Edition

    Edited by Various

    This timely two-volume compendium, Sustainable Horticulture, addresses the most important topics facing horticulture around the world today. The volumes cover a wide range of topical issues and trends in sustainable horticulture today: Volume 1: Diversity, Production, and Crop Improvements,…

    Hardback – 2018-07-15
    Apple Academic Press

  • The Routledge Handbook of Agricultural Economics

    1st Edition

    Edited by Gail L. Cramer, Krishna P. Paudel, Andrew Schmitz

    This Handbook offers an up-to-date collection of research on agricultural economics. Drawing together scholarship from experts at the top of their profession and from around the world, this collection provides new insights into the area of agricultural economics. The Routledge Handbook of…

    Hardback – 2018-07-13
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • The Unservile State

    Essays in Liberty and Welfare, 1st Edition

    Edited by George Watson

    Originally published in 1957, The Unservile State looks at the theme of liberty in the Welfare State. Has it survived Welfare – is it even better for it? What of Parliament and our civil liberties? Does the present state of property distribution, of industry, agriculture and our social services…

    Hardback – 2018-07-12
    Routledge Library Editions: Welfare and the State

  • Golf Turf Management

    1st Edition

    By Lambert McCarty

    Golf Turf Management provides information on major agronomic and economic topics related to building and maintaining a viable golf course. The book features basic and applied information on available grasses including selection and use; applied turfgrass physiology; soils and soil amendments;…

    Paperback – 2018-07-09
    CRC Press

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