This new edition provides current information on the nutritional requirements of world crops. It presents research on the acquisition, accumulation, transport, and functions of chemical elements in plants. Chapters outline techniques for determining the status of each element in plants and soils,...
To Be Published June 3rd 2015 by CRC Press
Winner of a CHOICE Outstanding Academic Title Award for 2011! Organic farming is not only a philosophy, but also a well-researched science that combines soil fertility, plant pathology, entomology, and other biological and environmental sciences. Science and Technology of Organic Farming is a...
Published May 5th 2010 by CRC Press
The burgeoning demand on the world food supply, coupled with concern over the use of chemical fertilizers, has led to an accelerated interest in the practice of precision agriculture. This practice involves the careful control and monitoring of plant nutrition to maximize the rate of growth and...
Published August 27th 2006 by CRC Press