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  1. Recombinant Microbes for Industrial and Agricultural Applications

    By Yoshikatsu Murooka

    Series: Biotechnology and Bioprocessing

    Bridging the gap between laboratory observations and industrial practices, this work presents detailed information on recombinant micro-organisms and their applications in industry and agriculture. All recombinant microbes, bacteria, yeasts and fungi are covered....

    Published December 13th 1993 by CRC Press

  2. The Highbush Blueberry and Its Management

    By Robert E Gough

    Here is a book that sets forth vital information growers need to produce highbush blueberries effectively and efficiently. Written from the grower?s point of view, The Highbush Blueberry and Its Management presents technical information in a highly readable manner that is easy to understand. It...

    Published December 12th 1993 by CRC Press

  3. Plant Pathogenesis and Disease Control

    By Hachiro Oku

    Environmental pollution resulting from widespread pesticide application has become a serious worldwide problem. Plant Pathogenesis and Disease Control is an important new reference that addresses this problem by exploring the biochemical and molecular mechanisms of plant pathogenesis and...

    Published October 24th 1993 by CRC Press

  4. Tropospheric Ozone

    Human Health and Agricultural Impacts

    By David McKee

    Tropospheric ozone has long been recognized as a major environmental concern. Levels of ozone concentration have grown dramatically and the effects of ozone exposure have been examined in virtually thousands of studies worldwide. This timely new reference presents the state of the art in ozone...

    Published October 24th 1993 by CRC Press

  5. Genetic Improvement of Field Crops

    By Slafer

    Series: Books in Soils, Plants, and the Environment

    Outlining successful breeding techniques to augment the yields of the world's major crops, this reference analyzes the physiological and genetic basis for past and potential future increases in crop yields.;Covering crops with wide differences in morphology, photosynthetic rates, and nitrogen...

    Published October 6th 1993 by CRC Press

  6. Rice Science and Technology

    By Wayne E Marshall, James I. Wadsworth

    Series: Food Science and Technology

    Focuses on developments in rice storage, quality, processing and utilization, emphasizing their importance to growers, technologists and consumers. This work also provides insight into future advances and examines starch gelatinization in rice during the cooking process....

    Published September 7th 1993 by CRC Press

  7. Agricultural Dimensions of Global Climate Change

    By Harry Kaiser, Thomas Drennen

    This important book, written by recognized leaders in their fields, discusses agricultural dimensions of global climate change. Research and policy issues are covered and a multidisciplinary view of global climate change and agriculture is presented. Major sections cover the contribution of...

    Published August 31st 1993 by CRC Press

  8. CRC Handbook of Alternative Cash Crops

    By James A. Duke

    The CRC Handbook of Alternative Cash Crops describes 128 crop plants that can be grown as alternatives to cultivated crops, such as tobacco, and narcotic crops, such as opium poppy. Material is presented in alphabetical order by genus and species and includes information on ecology, cultivation,...

    Published August 15th 1993 by CRC Press

  9. Boron and Its Role in Crop Production

    By Umesh C. Gupta

    Boron and Its Role in Crop Production provides a broad perspective on this subject by experts from around the world. The book offers in-depth coverage of the chemistry of boron, the extraction of boron from various soils, methods for determining boron in soil and plants, and the role of boron in...

    Published July 22nd 1993 by CRC Press

  10. Historical Geography of Crop Plants

    A Select Roster

    By Jonathan D. Sauer

    Historical Geography of Crop Plants is devoted to a variety of staple and food crops, as well as fodder, fiber, timber, rubber, and other crops. The origins and histories of many of these crops have been clarified only recently by new research. The book has been arranged alphabetically by family...

    Published June 3rd 1993 by CRC Press