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Environmentally Safe Approaches to Crop Disease Control

Jack E. Rechcigl
November 29, 2017

The use of chemicals in agriculture and home gardens has become an area of concern due to improper use and negative environmental effects. Environmentally Safe Approaches to Crop Disease Control addresses alternative approaches for managing crop diseases. It gives a balanced overview of...

Weed Control Methods for Rights of Way Management

Edward O. Gangstad
November 29, 2017

This volume describes in detail methods of control and related data including (1) all vegetation on industrial sites, paved highways, and railroad ballast, (2) woody vegetation along roadsides, utility lines, and fire breaks, and (3) aquatic vegetation on rivers and stream banks, waterways, ponds,...

Soil Biology: Effects on Soil Quality

J. L. Hatfield
November 29, 2017

Soil Biology is a state-of-the art review focusing on the linkage between biological processes that occur in the soil and their impact on soil quality. Topics considered include the microbial ecology of conservation management systems, dynamic processes of vesicular-arbuscular mycorrhizae,...

Diseases of Annual Edible Oilseed Crops: Volume III: Sunflower, Safflower, and Nigerseed Diseases

S. J. Kolte
November 29, 2017

These three volumes deal with the diseases of primarily cultivated annual edible oilseeds, i.e., peanut (groundnut), rapeseed-mustard, sesame, sunflower, safflower, and nigerseed. It is reliably believed that this book will be of great help not only to students, reseachers, and teachers but also to...

Diseases of Annual Edible Oilseed Crops: Volume I: Peanut Diseases

S. J. Kolte
November 29, 2017

These three volumes deal with the diseases of primarily cultivated annual edible oilseeds, i.e., peanut (groundnut), rapeseed-mustard, sesame, sunflower, safflower, and nigerseed. It is reliably believed that this book will be of great help not only to students, reseachers, and teachers but also to...

Plant Disease Management: Principles and Practices

Hriday Chaube
November 29, 2017

This book attempts to provide to provide concise, critical, synthetic and up-to-date coverage of different aspects of plant disease management. The first eleven chapters are devoted to principles and related aspects and the remining seven to management practices based on them. The book attempts to...

Weed Physiology: Volume I: Reproduction and Ecophysiology

Duke
November 29, 2017

Weeds are plants existing at places and/or times at which they are considered undesirable by man. Thys, man�s primary interest in weeds is in dinging methods for eliminating their presences. Understanding the physiology of weeds and how it differs from that of crop plants is becoming increasingly...

Plant Viruses: Volume II: Pathology

C.L. Mandahar
November 29, 2017

Plant viruses are of considerable interest to the science of biology, and their study has contributed significantly to the elucidation of several mysteries of traditional and molecular biology....

Low Temperature Stress Physiology in Crops

P.H. Li
November 29, 2017

The importance of low temperature stress physiology research has become increasingly apparent in agriculture for productions of food, fibre and ornamental plants. This volume consists of two parts, there are a total of 14 chapters including 6 chapters dealing with cold accumulation related topics,...

Handbook of Tropical Food Crops

Franklin W. Martin
November 29, 2017

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Crops Residue Management

J. L. Hatfield
November 29, 2017

Recent changes in the Conservation Compliance Plans for farmers shows the need for improved information on the effective management of crop residues. Residue management requires an understanding of the crop, soil, and climate in which the farming system is located. In this volume, the strategies...

CRC Handbook of Pesticides

G.W.A. Milne
November 29, 2017

This new compilation focuses on 386 of the most commonly used pesticides recently registered by the EPA. The structural and molecular formulas are listed for each chemical along with its Chemical Abstracts Registry Number (CAS RN) and, when available, its number in the Merck Index (Eleventh Edition...

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