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  • Distillers Grains

    Production, Properties, and Utilization, 1st Edition

    Edited by KeShun Liu, Kurt A. Rosentrater

    In recent years, there has been a dramatic increase in grain-based fuel ethanol production in North America and around the world. Whether such production will result in a net energy gain or whether this is sustainable in the long term is under debate, but undoubtedly millions of tons of…

    Paperback – 2019-09-27 
    AOCS Publishing

  • Eel Physiology

    1st Edition

    Edited by Francesca Trischitta, Yoshio Takei, Philippe Sébert

    Eel of the genus Anguilla is an extraordinary fish, which due to its particular life cycle has fascinated biologists and physiologists ever since the pioneering works of Homer H. Schmidt in the 1930s. The Eel has become an excellent model for various aspects of adaptive physiological research.…

    Paperback – 2019-09-27 
    CRC Press

  • Pedodiversity

    1st Edition

    Edited by Juan José Ibáñez, James G. Bockheim

    Soil diversity (pedodiversity) is part of our natural and cultural heritage. The preservation of the pedosphere is essential for the protection of the biosphere and the Earth’s systems, the regulation of climate, and for world food security. In this book, reputed international experts discuss the…

    Paperback – 2019-09-27 
    CRC Press

  • Cumulative Effects in Wildlife Management

    Impact Mitigation, 1st Edition

    Edited by Paul R Krausman, Lisa K. Harris

    As humans continue to encroach on wildlands, quality and quantity of wildlife habitat decreases before our eyes. A housing development here, a shopping mall there, a few more trees cut here, another road put in there, each of these diminishes available habitat. Unless the cumulative effects of…

    Paperback – 2019-09-27 
    CRC Press

  • Compendium of Bioenergy Plants

    Sugarcane, 1st Edition

    Edited by Eric Lam, Helaine Carrer, Jorge A. da Silva, Chittaranjan Kole

    This volume of the Bioenergy Plants compendium contains a collection of chapters that focus on the history, economics, and practical sciences related to sugarcane. As one of the key biofuel crops in the world that is under large-scale cultivation, sugarcane is attracting interests for its adoption…

    Paperback – 2019-09-27 
    CRC Press

  • Climate Change and Global Food Security

    1st Edition

    Edited by Rattan Lal, Norman Uphoff, B.A. Stewart, David O. Hansen

    In order to feed their burgeoning populations, developing nations will need to double cereal production by the year 2050. This increase will have to come from existing land, as little potential exists for bringing new land under cultivation -- a daunting prospect when one realizes that increased…

    Paperback – 2019-09-27 
    CRC Press

  • Ascorbic Acid In Aquatic Organisms

    Status and Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Konrad Dabrowski

    We are just beginning to discover the importance of vitamin C in the health of natural and man-made ecosystems. Synthesis of ascorbic acid is well understood, but algae as the only source of ascorbate in the aquatic food pyramid has not been explored. There is an expanding field of the culture of…

    Paperback – 2019-09-27 
    CRC Press

  • The Ocean Engineering Handbook

    1st Edition

    Edited by Ferial El-Hawary

    Compiled with the help of an internationally acclaimed panel of experts, the Ocean Engineering Handbook is the most complete reference available for professionals. It offers you comprehensive coverage of important areas of the theory and practice of oceanic/coastal engineering and technology. This…

    Paperback – 2019-09-27 
    CRC Press

  • Dynamic and Mobile GIS

    Investigating Changes in Space and Time, 1st Edition

    Edited by Roland Billen, Elsa Joao, David Forrest

    With the widespread use of PDAs, wireless internet, Internet-based GIS, and 3G and 4G telecommunications, the technology supporting mobile GIS is rapidly gaining popularity and effectiveness. Dynamic and Mobile GIS: Investigating Changes in Space and Time addresses Web GIS, mobile GIS, and the…

    Paperback – 2019-09-27 
    CRC Press

  • Freshwater Bivalve Ecotoxicology

    1st Edition

    Edited by Jerry L. Farris, John H. Van Hassel

    Responding to the growing need for an aggressive yet conservative approach to evaluating mussel populations, Freshwater Bivalve Ecotoxicology provides a collective review of the techniques and approaches for assessing contaminant impact on freshwater ecosystems. The editors incorporate coverage of…

    Paperback – 2019-09-27 
    CRC Press

  • Fruit Flies (Tephritidae)

    Phylogeny and Evolution of Behavior, 1st Edition

    Edited by Martin Aluja, Allen Norrbom

    Fruit flies (Diptera: Tephritidae) are among the most destructive agricultural pests in the world, eating their way through acres and acres of citrus and other fruits at an alarming rate and forcing food and agriculture agencies to spend millions of dollars in control and management measures. But…

    Paperback – 2019-09-27 
    CRC Press

  • Factors Affecting Calf Crop

    Biotechnology of Reproduction, 1st Edition

    Edited by Michael J. Fields, Robert S. Sand, Joel V. Yelich

    In today's world, we are witnessing simultaneous breakthroughs in reproductive technologies, genomics, and molecular biology. Advances in molecular genetic technology and understanding of the bovine genome have led to the development of tools that can be used to enhance profitability on cow-calf…

    Paperback – 2019-09-27 
    CRC Press

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