Soil Science Products

  • Forage Crops of the World, Volume II: Minor Forage Crops

    Edited by Md. Hedayetullah, Parveen Zaman

    This new book, Forage Crops of the World, Volume II: Minor Forage Crops, discusses the importance of fodder production of the minor fodder crops for animals. It focuses on fodder production for the 25 minor forage crops, including non-leguminous perennial forages, leguminous forages, and…

    Hardback – 2018-05-31 
    Apple Academic Press

  • Rice Science: Biotechnological and Molecular Advancements

    Edited by Deepak Kumar Verma, Prem Prakash Srivastav, Altafhusain B. Nadaf

    This book, Rice Science: Biotechnological and Molecular Advancements, addresses the recent biotechnological and molecular tools and techniques that are utilized to increase rice production. It is aimed to inform industry professionals such as engineers and technologists, academics, and others who…

    Hardback – 2018-05-31 
    Apple Academic Press

  • Soil Amendments for Sustainability

    Challenges and Perspectives

    Edited by Amitava Rakshit, Binoy Sarkar, Purushothaman Abhilashis

    This book focuses on the pros and cons of amendment materials to restore the functioning of soil resources. It presents a holistic overview on affected land revitalization, clean up and revegetation using these amendments that could be implemented in the long term management of the…

    Hardback – 2018-05-30 
    CRC Press

  • Microbiology for Sustainable Agriculture, Soil Health, and Environmental Protection

    Edited by Deepak Kumar Verma

    With contributions from a broad range of experts in the field, this volume, Microbiology for Sustainable Agriculture, Soil Health, and Environmental Protection, focuses on important areas of microbiology related to soil and environmental microbiology associated with agricultural importance. The…

    Hardback – 2018-04-30 
    Apple Academic Press

  • Soil and Climate

    Edited by Rattan Lal, B. A. Stewart

    Climate is a soil-forming factor, and soil can impact the climate through a reduction in the emissions of greenhouse gases. There is growing interest in soil management practices capable to mitigating climate change and enhancing environmental quality. This book addresses global issues through soil…

    Hardback – 2018-04-15 
    CRC Press
    Advances in Soil Science

  • Advances in Agricultural Machinery and Technologies

    Edited by Guangnan Chen

    The agricultural industry is facing challenges on a global scale, including the limited availability of arable lands and fresh water, as well as extreme climate change. Machinery is an integral part of agriculture and farming systems. Continuous improvement in agricultural machinery performance is…

    Hardback – 2018-04-04 
    CRC Press

  • Soil Nitrogen Uses and Environmental Impacts

    Edited by Rattan Lal, B. A. Stewart

    In natural ecosystems, nitrogen (N) is in short supply and an important control of numerous ecosystem functions. Understanding the N cycle is imperative to improve capacity to meet global N demands while reducing environmental impacts. The natural N cycle has been disturbed by the industrial…

    Hardback – 2018-03-30 
    CRC Press
    Advances in Soil Science

  • Global Soil Security: Soil Science-Society Interfaces

    Proceedings of the 2nd Global Soil Security Conference, December 5-6, 2016, Paris, France

    Edited by Dominique Arrouays, Florence Carre, Anne Richer de Forges, Alex B. McBratney

    Soil, this highly pressurized and crucial resource, is indispensable partner to meet sustainable development goals. The demonstration is done by linking businesses, practitioners, policymakers and researchers on soil security dimensions through good working practices, business solutions, scientific…

    Hardback – 2018-03-01 
    CRC Press

  • Effective Stress and Equilibrium Equation for Soil Mechanics

    By Longtan Shao, Xiaoxia Guo, Shiyi Liu, Guofeng Zheng

    The concept of effective stress and the effective stress equation is fundamental for establishing the theory of strength and the relationship of stress and strain in soil mechanics and poromechanics. However, up till now, the physical meaning of effective stress has not been explained clearly, and…

    Hardback – 2017-12-22 
    CRC Press

  • GlobalSoilMap - Digital Soil Mapping from Country to Globe

    Proceedings of the Global Soil Map 2017 Conference, July 4-6, 2017, Moscow, Russia

    Edited by Dominique Arrouays, Igor Savin, Johan Leenaars, Alex B. McBratney

    GlobalSoilMap: Digital Soil Mapping from Country to Globe contains contributions that were presented at the 2nd GlobalSoilMap conference, held 4-6 July 2017 in Moscow, Russian Federation. These contributions demonstrate new developments in the GlobalSoilMap project and digital soil mapping…

    Hardback – 2017-11-28
    CRC Press

  • Loess and Loess Geohazards in China

    By Yanrong Li, Jingui Zhao, Bin Li

    Loess is a product of aeolian deposition during the Quaternary glaciation cycles and covers approximately 6% of the Earth’s land. The Loess Plateau of China, which is home to a population of nearly three hundred million, has the thickest and most complete loess strata, where loess geohazards occur…

    Hardback – 2017-11-27
    CRC Press

  • Mineral Nutrition of Rice

    By N.K. Fageria

    The third most important cereal crop after wheat and corn, rice is a staple food for more than half of the world’s population. This includes regions of high population density and rapid growth, indicating that rice will continue to be a major food crop in the next century. Mineral Nutrition of Rice…

    Paperback – 2017-11-15
    CRC Press

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