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  • Marine Macrophytes as Foundation Species

    Edited by Emil Olafsson

    Marine macrophytes (macroalgae, seagrasses, and mangroves) comprise thousands of species distributed in shallow water areas along the world’s coastlines. They play a key role in marine ecosystems regarding biodiversity and energy flow. A large proportion of macrophyte species can be characterised…

    Hardback – 2015-10-29 
    CRC Press

  • Edible Seaweeds of the World

    By Leonel Pereira

    Seaweed is used in many countries for very different purposes - directly as food, especially in sushi, as a source of phycocolloids, extraction of compounds with antiviral, antibacterial or antitumor activity and as biofertilizers. About four million tons of seaweed are harvested annually worldwide…

    Hardback – 2015-10-25 
    CRC Press

  • Diseases of Edible Oilseed Crops

    By Chirantan Chattopadhyay, S. J. Kolte, Farid Waliyar

    Diseases of Edible Oilseed Crops presents an unprecedentedly thorough collection of information on the diseases of cultivated annual oilseed crops, including peanut, rapeseed-mustard, sesame, soybean, sunflower, and safflower. Written by internationally recognized researchers, this book covers and…

    Hardback – 2015-10-22 
    CRC Press

  • Handbook of Essential Oils

    Science, Technology, and Applications, Second Edition

    Edited by K. Husnu Can Baser, Gerhard Buchbauer

    The second edition of Handbook of Essential Oils: Science, Technology, and Applications provides a much-needed compilation of information related to the development, use, and marketing of essential oils. It focuses particularly on the chemistry, pharmacology, and biological activities of essential…

    Hardback – 2015-10-13 
    CRC Press

  • Routledge Handbook of Forest Ecology

    Edited by Kelvin S.-H. Peh, Richard T. Corlett, Yves Bergeron

    This comprehensive handbook provides a unique resource covering all aspects of forest ecology from a global perspective. It covers both natural and managed forests, from boreal, temperate, sub-tropical and tropical regions of the world. The book is divided into seven parts, each with an editorial…

    Hardback – 2015-10-12 
    Routledge

  • Papaya

    Biology, Cultivation, Production and Uses

    By Parmeshwar Lal Saran, Ishwar Singh Solanki, Ravish Choudhary

    With coverage that ranges from basic information to advanced research, Papaya: Biology, Cultivation, Production and Uses pulls together the vast literature scattered over various sources into one practical resource. The book provides a solid review of papaya biology, production, and uses supported…

    Hardback – 2015-09-30 
    CRC Press

  • Managing Salt Tolerance in Plants

    Molecular and Genomic Perspectives

    Edited by Shabir Hussain Wani, Mohammad Anwar Hossain

    Salinity stress currently impacts more than 80 million hectares of land worldwide and more arable land is likely to be impacted in the future due to global climate changes. Managing Salt Tolerance in Plants: Molecular and Genomic Perspectives presents detailed molecular and genomic approaches for…

    Hardback – 2015-09-24 
    CRC Press

  • Plants and People

    Origin and Development of Human--Plant Science Relationships

    By Christopher Cumo

    An exploration of the relationship between plants and people from early agriculture to modern-day applications of biotechnology in crop production, Plants and People: Origin and Development of Human–Plant Science Relationships covers the development of agricultural sciences from Roman times through…

    Paperback – 2015-09-17 
    CRC Press

  • Sustainable Approaches to Controlling Plant Pathogenic Bacteria

    Edited by V. Rajesh Kannan, Kubilay Kurtulus Bastas

    Plant diseases and changes in existing pathogens remain a constant threat to our forests, food, and fiber crops as well as landscape plants. However, many economically important pathosystems are largely unexplored and biologically relevant life stages of familiar systems remain poorly understood.…

    Hardback – 2015-09-10 
    CRC Press

  • Seed Inoculation, Coating and Precision Pelleting

    Science, Technology and Practical Applications

    By Gerald M. Bennett, John Lloyd

    Seed inoculation is the practice of effectively introducing a high number of nitrogen-fixing bacteria (Rhizobium or Bradyrhizobium) on the surface of legume seeds prior to planting. The bacteria penetrates the root, resulting in the formation of root nodules that fix nitrogen from the air, and make…

    Hardback – 2015-08-24 
    CRC Press

  • Apparel Machinery and Equipments

    By R. Rathinamoorthy, R. Surjit

    This book aims to develop a broad range of knowledge in the area of apparel machinery. It describes the various types of machines used in the different departments of apparel industry. It provides details on how the machines work and helps readers to recognize the basics, fundamental operating…

    Hardback – 2015-06-14
    WPI Publishing
    Woodhead Publishing India in Textiles

  • Handbook of Plant Nutrition, Second Edition

    Edited by Allen V. Barker, David J. Pilbeam

    In 2007, the first edition of Handbook of Plant Nutrition presented a compendium of information on the mineral nutrition of plants available at that time—and became a bestseller and trusted resource. Updated to reflect recent advances in knowledge of plant nutrition, the second edition continues…

    Hardback – 2015-05-13
    CRC Press

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