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Food Preservation by Modified Atmospheres

Moshe Calderon, Rivka Barkai-Golan
May 29, 1990

This volume provides the reader with the updated state-of-the-art in the Modified Atmospheres field. It explains the Modified Atmospheres Method which is derived from the ancient Hermetic Storage Technique of keeping grain and seeds, which was practiced in Middle Eastern and other ancient cultures....

Soil Biochemistry: Volume 6: Volume 6

J.-M. Bollag
March 22, 1990

Explores the role of biochemical processes in the soil environment, particularly the activity of microorganisms, and the potential application of those processes to environmental biotechnology. The 11 papers also highlight the application of molecular biology and microbial genetics to soil biology a...

Chilling Injury of Horticultural Crops

Chien Yi Wang
March 20, 1990

This book provides readers with a historical background as well as current knowledge and theories on chilling injury. This exciting volume covers a broad scope of topics-from basic concepts to practical applications. This work also brings together discussions on various aspects of chilling injury....

Behavior-Modifying Chemicals for Insect Management: Applications of Pheromones and Other Attractants

Ridgway
March 12, 1990

Presenting an authoritative overview of current findings on pheromone applications, this reference reviews the principles involved in employing these compounds, their chemistry, and delivery systems for efficient use. In addition, it provides case studies of current and potential practical applicati...

Mayflies of the World: A Catalogue of the Family and Genus Group Taxa

Hubbard
January 01, 1990

This valuable catalog lists all family-group (family, subfamily, tribe, subtribe) and genus-group (generic or subgeneric) names that have been proposed for the Ephemeroptera, both recent and fossil, including the hierarchical classification of the order. The first part illustrates the hierarchical...

Principles of Health and Safety in Agriculture

James A. Dosman, Donald W. Cockcroft
October 31, 1989

This indispensible new text is a comprehensive treatment of health and safety problems in agriculture and related industries. Respiratory health risks, grain dust exposures, occupational asthma, chronic lung disease, chemical exposures, incidence of cancer in farmers, accidents and injuries, and...

Target Sites of Herbicide Action

Peter Boger, Gerhard Sandmann
July 31, 1989

This publication is based on the plant processes and reaction sites for which reliable knowledge on both their physiology and biochem-istry and the mode of herbicidal action is available. Targets of the agrochemical research, such as enzymes of biosynthetic pathways or herbicide-binding peptides in...

Statistical Methods for Food and Agriculture

Filmore E Bender, Larry W Douglas, Diana S Kramer
July 06, 1989

This classic book will meet the needs of food and agricultural industries in both their research and business needs. Learn the fundamentals of applying statistics to the business and research needs in the food and agricultural industries. Statistical Methods for Food and Agriculture is a practical,...

Humic Substances

Wershaw
June 01, 1989

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Nuclear Magnetic Resonance in Agriculture

Philip E. Pfeffer, Walter V. Gerasimowicz
April 30, 1989

This informative publication presents the broad application of nuclear magnetic resonance to many of today's problem areas in agriculture. Solid-state NMR methodology is covered, with its applications to the study of intact agricultural matrices such as plant cell walls, photosynthetic chloroplast...

Woody Brush Control

Edward O. Gangstad
February 28, 1989

This technical reference resource provides the background information that is required for the professional operation of herbicide applicators for general and restricted use. Basic information is provided for specialty areas, where there is a need-to-know requirement to fully understand technical...

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