Environment & Agriculture Products

  • Expert Systems In Developing Countries

    Practice And Promise, 1st Edition

    Edited by Charles K. Mann

    This book focuses on the pioneering applications of an expert system in development relate to agriculture in many of the developing countries, introducing the reader to some of the key concepts underlying most expert systems.…

    Paperback – 2020-03-30 
    CRC Press

  • Harvest Of Confusion

    Migrant Workers In U.s. Agriculture, 1st Edition

    By Philip L Martin

    This book is intended as the first building block to assist in the development of realistic solutions for migrant farmworker issues in the U.S. It analyzes the vast and diverse data and literature which generate the confusion over the number and distribution of farmworkers who work in agriculture.…

    Paperback – 2020-03-30 
    CRC Press

  • Innovation In African Agriculture

    1st Edition

    By Arthur J. Dommen

    This book looks at the input-output relations of low-resource agriculture in Africa and shows how the intensification process through the application of modern technologies can work successfully to raise productivity and to sustain production over the long term.…

    Paperback – 2020-03-30 
    CRC Press

  • Biotechnology And The New Agricultural Revolution

    1st Edition

    By Joseph J Molnar

    Biotechnology and the New Agricultural Revolution examines the impact of the Green Revolution and biotechnological developments on agricultural institutions, agribusiness, and farmers.…

    Paperback – 2020-03-30 
    CRC Press

  • Food, Policy, And Politics

    A Perspective On Agriculture And Development, 1st Edition

    By George Horwich

    This book addresses the issues surrounding food policy with an emphasis on the roles played by the U.S. family farm, markets, government subsidies, Third World politics, and international economy. It discusses the nature of the agricultural problems and suggests specific solutions for each of them.…

    Paperback – 2020-03-30 
    CRC Press

  • Macroeconomics, Agriculture, And Exchange Rates

    1st Edition

    By Philip L Paarlberg

    This book is an outcome of the conference on the linkages between macroeconomics and agricultural trade in 1986. It establishes some of the fundamental influences on the exchange rate. The book develops linkages between the macroeconomy and agriculture using traditional models.…

    Paperback – 2020-03-30 
    CRC Press

  • Free Trade And Agricultural Diversification

    Canada And The United States, 1st Edition

    By Andrew Schmitz

    This book presents the results of a study undertaken by the Economic Council of Canada on the future of the Prairie grain economy in Canada. It deals with diversification of Prairie agriculture and how it was impacted by various policies, including the U. S.-Canada Free Trade Agreement.…

    Paperback – 2020-03-30 
    CRC Press

  • Making The Link

    Agricultural Research And Technology Transfer In Developing Countries, 1st Edition

    Edited by David Kaimowitz

    This book is about International Service for National Agricultural Research's (ISNAR) study to identify key factors that influenced the effectiveness and efficiency of links between research and technology transfer. It recommends ways to improve these links and reflects the progress made till date.…

    Paperback – 2020-03-30 
    CRC Press

  • Gender Issues In Farming Systems Research And Extension

    1st Edition

    Edited by Susan V. Poats

    This book is the product of an international conference hosted by the Women in Agricultural Development (WIAD) Program at the University of Florida in 1986. The purpose of WIAD program is to promote an understanding of gender and its relevance for agricultural development processes.…

    Paperback – 2020-03-30 
    CRC Press

  • Management Of Pests And Pesticides

    Farmers' Perceptions And Practices, 1st Edition

    Edited by Joyce Tait

    This book discusses pesticide production, distribution, and use; the problems caused by pests and pesticides; and the role of integrated pest management in minimizing these problems. It addresses the relationship of the farmers' practices and attitudes to the development of pest management systems.…

    Paperback – 2020-03-30 
    CRC Press

  • East-west Agricultural Trade

    1st Edition

    By James R Jones

    This book contains recent findings of economists who have examined the decision making processes and the trends that relate to agricultural trade with the West by Eastern Europe, the Soviet Union, and China.…

    Paperback – 2020-03-30 
    CRC Press

  • Fourth International Symposium On Pre-harvest Sprouting In Cereals

    1st Edition

    By Daryl Mares

    This book represents the proceedings of the Fourth International Symposium on Pre-Harvest Sprouting in Cereals. The purpose of this meeting is to review the status of all aspects of pre-harvest sprouting in cereals.…

    Paperback – 2020-03-30 
    CRC Press

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