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  1. The Potential of U.S. Cropland to Sequester Carbon and Mitigate the Greenhouse Effect

    By John M. Kimble, Ronald F. Follett, C. Vernon Cole

    This report assesses the potential of U.S. cropland to sequester carbon, concluding that properly applied soil restorative processes and best management practices can help mitigate the greenhouse effect by decreasing the emissions of greenhouse gases from U.S. agricultural activities and by making...

    Published August 1st 1998 by CRC Press

  2. Trichoderma And Gliocladium, Volume 2

    Enzymes, Biological Control and commercial applications

    Edited by Gary E. Harman, C. P. Kubicek

    Fungi belonging to the genera Trichoderma and Gliocladium are soil- bourne saprophytes which have been used for industrial and agricultural applications for decades. Some strains produce enzymes and antibiotics while others are useful as biological agents for the protection of plants against...

    Published July 31st 1998 by CRC Press

  3. Mycotoxins in Agriculture and Food Safety

    By Kaushal K. Shinha, Deepak Bhatnagar

    Series: Books in Soils, Plants, and the Environment

    Describes a range of mycotoxins occurring as contaminants in agricultural crops and animal products, and details the implementation of food safety regulations via governmental and international agencies. The book charts the progress made in mycotoxicology since the early 1990s. It also profiles...

    Published July 16th 1998 by CRC Press

  4. Global Plant Genetic Resources for Insect-Resistant Crops

    By Stephen L. Clement, Sharron S. Quisenberry

    in the conservation and use of global plant genetic resources for sustainable agricultural production, Global Plant Genetic Resources for Insect-Resistant Crops explores plant biodiversity, its preservation, and its use to develop crops resistant to pests, thereby reducing world-wide use of...

    Published July 13th 1998 by CRC Press

  5. Trichoderma And Gliocladium. Volume 1

    Basic Biology, Taxonomy and Genetics

    Edited by Gary E. Harman, C. P. Kubicek

    This volume gives an account of the morphology and taxonomy of "Trichoderma" and "Gliocladium", before disscusing their ecology and basic biology....

    Published June 23rd 1998 by CRC Press

  6. Planning and Managing Agricultural and Ecological Experiments

    By Johnstone, Peter

    A text addressing the essential issues required to undertake satisfactory comparative agricultural and ecological experiments. It offers an integrated presentation, with the focus strongly placed on the planning and execution of experiments....

    Published June 16th 1998 by Routledge

  7. Population and Community Ecology for Insect Management and Conservation

    By J. Baumgartner

    One of the themes of the 20th International Congress of Entomology held in Florence in August 1996 was ecology and population dynamics, with papers presented on single species dynamics, population interactions, and community ecology. This text contains a selection of the papers that were presented,...

    Published June 1st 1998 by CRC Press

  8. Interrelationship Between Insects and Plants

    By Pierre Jolivet

    One of the world's most insightful writers on the subject brings together an array of important and readable information on the ways in which insects and plants coexist in nature. Interrelationship Between Insects and Plants is a rare and expansive look at the intertwining of these two vastly...

    Published May 27th 1998 by CRC Press

  9. The Agrochemical and Pesticides Safety Handbook

    By Michael F. Waxman

    Worldwide, there are a vast array of agricultural pesticides and chemicals used to eliminate pests and to protect health, food, and fiber. The safe handling, usage, and disposal of these chemicals and pesticides is of vital importance. The Agrochemical and Pesticides Safety Handbook serves as a...

    Published May 22nd 1998 by CRC Press

  10. Advances in Soil and Water Conservation

    By Francis J. Pierce

    Advances in Soil and Water Conservation provides an in-depth, scholarly treatment of the most important developments and influences shaping soil and water conservation in the last 50 years. The book addresses the technological developments of erosion processes, methods for their control, policy and...

    Published February 1st 1998 by CRC Press