Environment & Agriculture Products

  • Environmental Engineers' Handbook on CD-ROM

    1st Edition

    By David H.F. Liu, Bela G. Liptak

    This CRCnetBASE version of the best-selling Environmental Engineers' Handbook contains all of the revised, expanded, and updated information of the second edition and more. The fully searchable CD-ROM offers virtually instant access to all of the interrelated factors and principles affecting our…

    CD-ROM – 1999-02-26
    CRC Press

  • Conservation Farming in the United States

    Methods and Accomplishments of the STEEP Program, 1st Edition

    Edited by Edgar Michalson, R.I. Papendick, John Carlson

    Conservation Farming in the United States: The Methods and Accomplishments of the STEEP Program explains the success of the multidisciplinary STEEP (Solutions to Economic and Environmental Problems) conservation project, currently in its third decade, which focuses on the Palouse and the western…

    Hardback – 1998-12-29
    CRC Press

  • The Agrochemical and Pesticides Safety Handbook

    1st Edition

    By Michael F. Waxman

    Worldwide, there are a vast array of agricultural pesticides and chemicals used to eliminate pests and to protect health, food, and fiber. The safe handling, usage, and disposal of these chemicals and pesticides is of vital importance. The Agrochemical and Pesticides Safety Handbook serves as a…

    Hardback – 1998-05-22
    CRC Press

  • Greenhouses

    Advanced Technology for Protected Horticulture, 1st Edition

    By Joe J. Hanan

    A greenhouse provides an essential means of livelihood to its owner and must be economically practical for the particular climate in which it stands. Greenhouses: Advanced Technology for Protected Horticulture addresses the major environmental factors of light, temperature, water, nutrition, and…

    Hardback – 1997-12-29
    CRC Press

  • Methods for Assessment of Soil Degradation

    1st Edition

    By Rattan Lal, Winfried E. H. Blum, C. Valentin, B.A. Stewart

    Soil degradation has serious global impacts on agronomic, economic, and sociopolitical conditions, however, statistics regarding the degree of these impacts has been largely unreliable. This book aims to standardize the methodology for obtaining reliable and objective data on soil degradation. It…

    Hardback – 1997-09-26
    CRC Press
    Advances in Soil Science

  • Botanical Pesticides in Agriculture

    1st Edition

    By Anand Prakash, Jagadiswari Rao

    Due to the prohibitive cost of synthetic pesticides and the problems of environmental pollution caused by continuous use of these chemicals, there is a renewed interest in the use of botanicals for crop protection. Agricultural entomologists, nematologists, and pathologists the world over are now…

    Hardback – 1996-11-18
    CRC Press

  • Paper and Composites from Agro-Based Resources

    1st Edition

    By Roger M. Rowell, Judith Rowell

    Sustainable development is an important concept underlying many of today's renewable resource policies. Agro-based resources, such as wood, make up a significant portion of modern renewable resources. While probably the most familiar example, wood is only one type of agromass in the vast world of…

    Hardback – 1996-10-15
    CRC Press

  • Practical Handbook of Estuarine and Marine Pollution

    1st Edition

    By Michael J. Kennish

    This extensive handbook presents up-to-date coverage of significant developments in estuarine and marine pollution. Multidisciplinary in approach, Practical Handbook of Estuarine and Marine Pollution is an essential resource for anyone involved in the study or management of coastal and marine…

    Hardback – 1996-10-11
    CRC Press
    CRC Marine Science

  • Handbook on Bioethanol

    Production and Utilization, 1st Edition

    By Charles Wyman

    Bioethanol is a versatile transportation fuel and fuel additive that offers excellent performance and reduced air pollution compared to conventional fuels. Its production and use adds little, if any, net release of carbon dioxide to the atmosphere, dramatically reducing the potential for global…

    Hardback – 1996-07-01
    CRC Press
    Applied Energy Technology Series

  • Animal Clinical Chemistry

    A Practical Handbook for Toxicologists and Biomedical Researchers, Second Edition, 1st Edition

    Edited by G.O. Evans

    By presenting background information on the selection and application of biochemical tests in safety assessment studies, this text seeks to provide a basis for improving the knowledge required to interpret data from toxicological studies. In addition to chapters which discuss the assessment of…

    Paperback – 1996-04-29
    CRC Press

  • Photoassimilate Distribution Plants and Crops Source-Sink Relationships

    1st Edition

    By Zamski

    Adopting an interdisciplinary approach to the study of photoassimilate partitioning and source-sink relationhips, this work details the major aspects of source-sink physiology and metabolism, the integration of individual components and photoassimilate partitioning, and the whole plant source-sink…

    Hardback – 1996-03-08
    CRC Press
    Books in Soils, Plants, and the Environment

  • Genotype-by-Environment Interaction

    1st Edition

    Edited by Manjit S. Kang, Hugh G. Gauch, Jr.

    Genotype-by-Environment Interaction (GEI) is a prevalent issue among crop farmers, plant breeders, geneticists, and production agronomists. This book brings together contributions from expert plant breeders and quantitative geneticists to better understand the relationship between crop performance…

    Hardback – 1996-02-06
    CRC Press

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