Environment & Agriculture Products

  • Farm Policy Analysis

    1st Edition

    By Luther Tweeten

    This book provides the foundation needed to understand, interpret, and analyze farm policy. It rests on the proposition that farm policy can be studied properly only when it is placed within its social, economic, and political setting.…

    Paperback – 2020-03-30 
    CRC Press

  • Integrated Pest Management On Rangeland

    A Shortgrass Prairie Perspective, 1st Edition

    Edited by John L. Capinera

    This book reviews the available information on shortgrass rangelands, offering the first comprehensive treatment of pest management and ecology within this vital ecosystem and focusing on the western edge of the Great Plains, an area commonly known as the shortgrass prairie.…

    Paperback – 2020-03-30 
    CRC Press

  • Issues In Indian Agricultural Development

    1st Edition

    By M. Zarkovic

    This book analyzes growth and structural change in Indian agriculture and presents an empirical approach to the underlying economic data and a multi-disciplinary approach to the ramifications of agricultural growth. It focuses on efforts to develop the Indian agricultural sector. .…

    Paperback – 2020-03-30 
    CRC Press

  • Elasticities In International Agricultural Trade

    1st Edition

    By Colin Carter

    This book addresses a number of issues related to the estimation and application of elasticities in international agricultural trade. It is the outgrowth of renewed interest by researchers, traders, and others in quantifying those factors that affect international trade of agricultural products.…

    Paperback – 2020-03-30 
    CRC Press

  • Bemisia Tabaci (gennadius)

    Crop Pest And The Principal Whitefly Vector Of Plant Viruses, 1st Edition

    By A.N. Basu

    This monograph provides information on the basic and applied research on the morphology, taxonomy, biology, ecology and behaviour of the whitefly, Bemisia tabaci (Gennadius). It is devoted to the epidemiology of the diseases transmitted by the whitefly and the approaches to control.…

    Paperback – 2020-03-30 
    CRC Press

  • Crop Protection Strategies For Subsistence Farmers

    1st Edition

    By Miguel A Altieri

    This book describes crop protection strategies that rely on subsistence farmers' knowledge and participation, local resources, and alternative low-input methods as a sensitive approach to developing and implementing pest management schemes adjusted to farmers' needs and their conditions. .…

    Paperback – 2020-03-30 
    CRC Press

  • Deep Disagreement In U.s. Agriculture

    Making Sense Of Policy Conflict, 1st Edition

    By Christopher Hamlin

    This book exemplifies disagreements in agricultural research and agricultural policies in the U.S. It hopes to expand the capacity for critical discussion on matters of agriculture and attempts to open a path to more fruitful communication among participants in agricultural controversy.…

    Paperback – 2020-03-30 
    CRC Press

  • Ecological Interactions And Biological Control

    1st Edition

    Edited by David A. Andow

    This book addresses issues of ecological theory and practice in the fields of entomology, plant pathology, and weed science. It suggests ways to integrate theory and practice to contribute to the future development of biological control of plant pests. .…

    Paperback – 2020-03-30 
    CRC Press

  • Health And Sustainable Agricultural Development

    Perspectives On Growth And Constraints, 1st Edition

    Edited by Vernon W. Ruttan

    This book explores the role of health in sustainable agricultural development into the early decades of the twenty-first century. It focuses on emerging agricultural research priorities in developed and developing economies in response to the demands placed on their agricultural systems.…

    Paperback – 2020-03-30 
    CRC Press

  • North-south Grain Markets And Trade Policies

    1st Edition

    By David Blandford

    This book examines the domestic policies of selected countries that relate to the most basic of agricultural commodities—grains. It provides a balanced assessment of the pros and cons of government intervention when developing a domestic grain trade policy.…

    Paperback – 2020-03-30 
    CRC Press

  • Irrigation Horticulture In Highland Guatemala

    The Tablon System Of Panajachel, 1st Edition

    By Kent Mathewson

    This book examines the tablon system, a type of irrigated, raised-bed horticulture found in the present-day village of Panajachel in Guatemala. It demonstrates how individual Mayan farmers use the tablon system as a strategy for adapting to the demands of a local economy.…

    Paperback – 2020-03-30 
    CRC Press

  • Livestock Development In Kenya's Maasailand

    Pastoralists' Transition To A Market Economy, 1st Edition

    By Phylo Evangelou

    Focusing on livestock development in the Maasai society of southern Kenya, this book examines factors hindering the transition of pastoralists from a principally subsistence way of life to greater involvement in market economies and discusses possibilities for facilitating positive change.…

    Paperback – 2020-03-30 
    CRC Press

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