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New and Published Books

  1. The Haitian Economy (Routledge Revivals)

    Man, Land and Markets

    By Mats Lundahl

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    Haiti is a very poor country with a stagnant economy. This title, first published in 1983, considers the Haitian economy, placing it in its historical context, and explores the reasons why it has performed so badly. Mats Lundahl examines agriculture, which has failed to provide an adequate standard...

    Published September 11th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Greenhouse Design and Control

    By Pedro Ponce, Arturo Molina, Paul Cepeda, Esther Lugo, Brian MacCleery

    Agricultural production is one of the main keys to the development of healthy societies. It is anticipated that agricultural systems will increasingly have to contend with temperature, humidity and water stress in the near future. This makes the need to increase the efficiency of land and water use...

    Published September 10th 2014 by CRC Press

  3. Solar, Wind and Land

    Conflicts in Renewable Energy Development

    By Troy A. Rule

    The global demand for clean, renewable energy has rapidly expanded in recent years and will likely continue to escalate in the decades to come. Wind and solar energy systems often require large quantities of land and airspace, so their growing presence is generating a diverse array of new and...

    Published September 9th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Organic Agricultural Practices

    Alternatives to Conventional Agricultural Systems

    Edited by Kimberly Etingoff

    Organic practices are quickly redefining how agriculture is done around the world, as we come to realize how detrimental conventional agriculture is to local and global environments and economies. This book serves as an overview of some of the important topics in organic agriculture. The...

    Published September 5th 2014 by Apple Academic Press

  5. Plant Propagation Concepts and Laboratory Exercises, Second Edition

    Edited by Caula A. Beyl, Robert N. Trigiano

    This new edition of Plant Propagation Concepts and Laboratory Exercises presents a robust view of modern plant propagation practices such as vegetable grafting and micropropagation. Along with foundation knowledge in anatomy and plant physiology, the book takes a look into the future and how...

    Published September 2nd 2014 by CRC Press

  6. Economics of Water Management in Agriculture

    Edited by Thomas Bournaris, Julio Berbel, Basil Manos, Davide Viaggi

    This book includes a set of papers from distinguished scholars who critically examine economic issues relating to the relationship between water and agriculture, with a special focus on irrigation. Employing state of the art methodologies, they address the most relevant issues in water policy. The...

    Published August 25th 2014 by CRC Press

  7. Statistical Methods in Biology

    Design and Analysis of Experiments and Regression

    By S.J. Welham, S.A. Gezan, S.J. Clark, A. Mead

    Written in simple language with relevant examples, this illustrative introductory book presents best practices in experimental design and simple data analysis. Taking a practical and intuitive approach, it only uses mathematical formulae to formalize the methods where necessary and appropriate. The...

    Published August 21st 2014 by Chapman and Hall/CRC

  8. Rural Development and the Construction of New Markets

    Edited by Paul Hebinck, Sergio Schneider, Jan Douwe van der Ploeg

    Series: Routledge ISS Studies in Rural Livelihoods

    This book focuses on empirical experiences related to market development, and specifically new markets with structurally different characteristics than mainstream markets. Europe, Brazil, China and the rather robust and complex African experiences are covered to provide a rich multidisciplinary and...

    Published August 19th 2014 by Routledge

  9. Sustainable Micro Irrigation Management for Trees and Vines

    Edited by Megh R. Goyal

    Series: Research Advances in Sustainable Micro Irrigation

    This valuable book, the third volume in the Research Advances in Sustainable Micro Irrigation series, focuses on sustainable micro irrigation management for trees and vines. It covers the principles as well as recent advances and applications of micro irrigation techniques. Specialists throughout...

    Published August 18th 2014 by Apple Academic Press

  10. Management, Performance, and Applications of Micro Irrigation Systems

    Edited by Megh R. Goyal

    Series: Research Advances in Sustainable Micro Irrigation

    Management, Performance, and Applications of Micro Irrigation Systems, the fourth volume in the Research Advances in Sustainable Micro Irrigation series, emphasizes sustainable and meaningful methods of irrigation to counter rampant water scarcity. In many parts of the world, this scarcity...

    Published August 18th 2014 by Apple Academic Press