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 March 25th 2015 by CRC Press
This watershed reference presents epidemiological, clinical, and experimental evidence that cardiovascular disease, Type 2 diabetes, and chronic lung disease originate through adaptations to the intrauterine environment. These new findings suggest that major chronic diseases in adult life may be...
Published February 6th 2013 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