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  • Soil Salinity Management in Agriculture

    Technological Advances and Applications

    Edited by S. K. Gupta, Megh R. Goyal

    This important volume, Soil Salinity Management in Agriculture, addresses the crucial issue of soil salinity of potential farmland and provides a comprehensive picture of the saline environment and plant interactions, along with management and reclamation methods and policies. With contributions…

    Hardback – 2016-11-30 
    Apple Academic Press
    Innovations in Agricultural & Biological Engineering

  • Sustainable Management of Land Resources

    An Indian Perspective

    Edited by G.P. Obi Reddy, N.G. Patil, Arun Chaturvedi

    The depletion of land resources is one of the greatest challenges for mankind in this millennium. Shrinking land resources, weather aberrations, deterioration of land quality, and the globalization and liberalization of market economies have become intertwined to influence the sustainable…

    Hardback – 2016-11-15 
    Apple Academic Press

  • Silicon in Plants

    Advances and Future Prospects

    Edited by Durgesh Kumar Tripathi, Vijay Pratap Singh, Parvaiz Ahmad, Devendra Kumar Chauhan, Sheo Mohan Prasad

    In the present era, rapid industrialization and urbanization has resulted in unwanted physiological, chemical, and biological changes in the environment that have harmful effects on crop quality and productivity. This situation is further worsened by the growing demand for food due to an ever…

    Hardback – 2016-11-11 
    CRC Press

  • Pneumatic Flow Mixing Method

    Edited by Masaki Kitazume

    The Pneumatic Flow Mixing method, one of admixture stabilization techniques, was developed to stabilize dredged soil and surplus soil for constructing reclaimed land and promoting their beneficial use in 1999, in which soil and cement are mixed by the help of turbulent flow generated in the soil…

    Hardback – 2016-11-11 
    CRC Press

  • Soils and Human Health

    Edited by Eric C. Brevik, Lynn C. Burgess

    Despite the connections between soils and human health, there has not been a great amount of attention focused on this area when compared to many other fields of scientific and medical study. Soils and Human Health brings together authors from diverse fields with an interest in soils and human…

    Paperback – 2016-09-30 
    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 – 2016-09-30 
    CRC Press

  • Nitrogen Management in Crop Production

    By Nand Kumar Fageria

    One of the main approaches for safeguarding food security, sustainable development has increased demand for knowledge on fertilizer management in crop production. Among essential plant nutrients, nitrogen is one of the most important yield-limiting nutrients, mainly responsible for determining…

    Paperback – 2016-09-30 
    CRC Press

  • Encyclopedia of Soil Science, Third Edition

    Three Volume Set

    By Rattan Lal

      New and Improved Global Edition: Three-Volume Set A ready reference addressing a multitude of soil and soil management concerns, the highly anticipated and widely expanded third edition of Encyclopedia of Soil Science now spans three volumes and covers ground on a global scale. A definitive…

    Hardback – 2016-09-15 
    CRC Press

  • Soil Phosphorus

    Edited by Rattan Lal, B. A. Stewart

    Phosphorus is an essential plant nutrient, but global population growth has dramatically reduced the availability of phosphorus fertilizer resources. Despite this scarcity, there remain numerous problems associated with the excessive and inappropriate use of phosphorus leading to non-point source…

    Hardback – 2016-08-26
    CRC Press
    Advances in Soil Science

  • Performance Evaluation of Micro Irrigation Management

    Principles and Practices

    Edited by Megh R. Goyal

    This new volume in the Innovations and Challenges in Micro Irrigation series covers an array of technologies to estimate evapotranspiration and to evaluate parameters that are needed in the management of micro irrigation, with worldwide applicability to irrigation management in agriculture. Topics…

    Hardback – 2016-08-23
    Apple Academic Press
    Innovations and Challenges in Micro Irrigation

  • Trace Elements in Waterlogged Soils and Sediments

    Edited by Jorg Rinklebe, Anna Sophia Knox, Michael Paller

    Many wetlands around the world act as sinks for pollutants, in particular for trace elements. In comparison to terrestrial environments, wetlands are still far less studied. A collaborative effort among world experts, this book brings the current knowledge concerning trace elements in temporary…

    Hardback – 2016-07-18
    CRC Press
    Advances in Trace Elements in the Environment

  • Landslides and Engineered Slopes. Experience, Theory and Practice

    Proceedings of the 12th International Symposium on Landslides (Napoli, Italy, 12-19 June 2016)

    Edited by Stefano Aversa, Leonardo Cascini, Luciano Picarelli, Claudio Scavia

    Landslides and Engineered Slopes. Experience, Theory and Practice contains the invited lectures and all papers presented at the 12th International Symposium on Landslides, (Naples, Italy, 12-19 June 2016). The book aims to emphasize the relationship between landslides and other natural hazards.…

    Hardback – 2016-06-06
    CRC Press

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