Agriculture & Environmental Sciences Products

  • Advances in Cotton Science

    Botany, Production, and Crop Improvement, 1st Edition

    By Ratikanta Maiti, Ch. Aruna Kumari, Abul Kalam Samsul Hud, Debashis Mandal, Sameena Begum

    Cotton is one of the most important fiber and cash crops throughout the world, and it plays a dominant role in the industrial and agricultural economies of many countries. This volume, Advances in Cotton Science: Botany, Production, and Crop Improvement, is a rich resource of information on the…

    Hardback – 2020-03-15 
    Apple Academic Press

  • Digital Food Cultures

    1st Edition

    Edited by Deborah Lupton, Zeena Feldman

    This book explores the interrelations between food, technology and knowledge-sharing practices in producing digital food cultures. Digital Food Cultures adopts an innovative approach to examine representations and practices related to food across a variety of digital media: blogs and vlogs (video…

    Paperback – 2020-03-12 
    Critical Food Studies

  • Agrobiodiversity, School Gardens and Healthy Diets

    Promoting Biodiversity, Food and Sustainable Nutrition, 1st Edition

    Edited by Danny Hunter, Emilita Monville Oro, Bessie Burgos, Carmen Nyhria Roel, Blesilda M. Calub, Julian Gonsalves, Nina Lauridsen

    This book critically assesses the role of agrobiodiversity in school gardens and its contribution to diversifying diets, promoting healthy eating habits and improving nutrition among schoolchildren as well as other benefits relating to climate change adaptation, ecoliteracy and greening school…

    Paperback – 2020-03-12 
    Issues in Agricultural Biodiversity

  • Raw Veganism

    The Philosophy of The Human Diet, 1st Edition

    By Carlo Alvaro

    Human beings are getting fatter and sicker. As we question what we eat and why we eat it, this book argues that living well involves consuming a raw vegan diet. With eating healthfully and eating ethically being simpler said than done, this book argues that the best solution to health,…

    Paperback – 2020-03-12 
    Routledge Studies in Food, Society and the Environment

  • Modern Land Drainage

    Planning, Design and Management of Agricultural Drainage Systems, 2nd Edition

    By Willem F. Vlotman, David W. Rycroft, Lambert K. Smedema

    Modern Land Drainage 2nd edition is a fully revised and updated edition of the 2004 edition. Modern Land Drainage describes traditional drainage formulas (Hooghoudt, Kirkham, Donnan, Ernst, Glover-Dumm) for rainfed agriculture in the humid temperature zone. Significant parts are devoted to drainage…

    Paperback – 2020-03-10 
    CRC Press

  • What is Science?

    Myths and Reality, 1st Edition

    By Jordanka Zlatanova

    Science affects, in a multitude of ways, the life of almost every person on earth. From medicine to nutrition to communication to transportation, the products of scientific research have changed human life. These changes have mostly taken place in the last two centuries, so rapidly that the average…

    Hardback – 2020-03-04 
    CRC Press

  • Principles of Agricultural Economics

    3rd Edition

    By Andrew Barkley, Paul W. Barkley

    Principles of Agricultural Economics, now in its third edition, continues to showcase the power of economic principles to explain and predict issues and current events in the food, agricultural, and agribusiness sectors. This key text introduces economic principles in a succinct and reader-friendly…

    Paperback – 2020-03-03 

  • Climate Change and Agroforestry Systems

    1st Edition

    By Abhishek Raj

    Edited by Dhiraj Kumar Yadav, Arnab Banerjee, Manoj Kumar Jhariya

    This volume, Climate Change and Agroforestry System: Adaptation and Mitigation Strategies, addresses the burning issues of the impact of climate change, the alteration of environmental quality, and subsequent mitigation and adaptation strategies through various agroecosystem practices, primarily in…

    Hardback – 2020-03-01 
    Apple Academic Press

  • Management of Insect Pests in Vegetable Crops

    Concepts and Approaches, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ramanuj Vishwakarma, Ranjeet Kumar

    This new book on the sustainable management of insect pests in important vegetables offers valuable management strategies in detail. It focuses on eco-friendly technology and approaches to mitigating the damage causes by insect pests with special reference to newer insecticides. Chapters in…

    Hardback – 2020-02-28 
    Apple Academic Press

  • A Guide to Field Philosophy

    Case Studies and Practical Strategies, 1st Edition

    Edited by Evelyn Brister, Robert Frodeman

    Philosophers increasingly engage in practical work with other disciplines and the world at large. This volume draws together the lessons learned from this work--including philosophers’ contributions to scientific research projects, consultations on matters of policy, and expertise provided to…

    Paperback – 2020-02-21 

  • Modernism in the Green

    Public Greens in Modern Literature and Culture, 1st Edition

    By Julia Daniel, Margaret Elizabeth Konkol

    Modernism in the Green traces a trans-Atlantic modernist fascination with the creation, use, and representation of the modern green. From the verdant public commons in the heart of cities to the lookout points on mountains in national parks, planned green spaces serve as felicitous stages for the…

    Hardback – 2020-02-20 
    Routledge Studies in World Literatures and the Environment

  • Beneficial Microbes for Sustainable Agriculture and Environmental Management

    1st Edition

    Edited by Jeyabalan Sangeetha, Devarajan Thangadurai, Saher Islam

    This new volume, Beneficial Microbes for Sustainable Agriculture and Environmental Management, reviews the multifaceted interactions among microbes, ecosystems, and their pivotal role in maintaining a more balanced environment, in order to help facilitate living organisms coexisting with the…

    Hardback – 2020-02-15 
    Apple Academic Press

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