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  1. Agrochemical Environmental Fate State of the Art

    By Marguerite L. Leng, Elizabeth M.K. Leovey, Paul L. Zubkoff

    Accurate risk assessment is critical to pesticide regulation. This authoritative reference provides an exhaustive evaluation of current agrochemical environmental fate studies, a critical review of current EPA pesticide assessment guidelines, and a wide variety of environmental simulation...

    Published April 27th 1995 by CRC Press

  2. Agricultural Health and Safety Workplace, Environment, Sustainability

    By James A. Dosman

    This comprehensive new book, Agricultural Health and Safety, provides extensive coverage of issues arising in the interrelated fields of health, agriculture, and the environment. The significance of this book is a direct result of the increasing number of health and safety issues in agriculture and...

    Published April 17th 1995 by CRC Press

  3. Seed Quality

    Basic Mechanisms and Agricultural Implications

    By Robert E Gough

    Seed Quality: Basic Mechanisms and Agricultural Implications focuses on various aspects of seed quality and integrates research at basic and applied levels, supporting high-quality seeds as the basis of higher agricultural productivity. With its clear perspective and interdisciplinary focus on...

    Published April 3rd 1995 by CRC Press

  4. The Diversity and Evolution of Plants

    By Lorentz C. Pearson

    This exciting new textbook examines the concepts of evolution as the underlying cause of the rich diversity of life on earth-and our danger of losing that rich diversity. Written as a college textbook, The Diversity and Evolution of Plants introduces the great variety of life during past ages,...

    Published March 22nd 1995 by CRC Press

  5. Earthworm Ecology and Biogeography in North America

    By Paul F. Hendrix

    It is generally recognized that where earthworms are abundant they can exert significant influence on the structure and function of soils. Compared to other biogeographic regions of Earth, however, surprisingly little is known about the earthworm fauna of the western hemisphere and their role in...

    Published February 21st 1995 by CRC Press

  6. Seed Development and Germination

    Edited by Jaime Kigel

    Series: Books in Soils, Plants, and the Environment

    This text is intended for plant physiologists, molecular biologists, biochemists, biotechnologists, geneticists, horticulturalists, agromnomists and botanists, and upper-level undergraduate and graduate students in these disciplines. It integrates advances in the diverse and rapidly-expanding field...

    Published January 3rd 1995 by CRC Press

  7. Subirrigation and Controlled Drainage

    By Frank M. D'Itri, Harold W. Belcher

    Subirrigation and Controlled Drainage provides information by four subject groups: subirrigation/controlled drainage system planning and operation, economic/production impact, environmental impact, and barriers to further implementation of water table management systems. The chapter authors address...

    Published December 27th 1994 by CRC Press

  8. Soil Amendments

    Impacts on Biotic Systems

    Edited by Jack E. Rechcigl

    Series: Agriculture & the Environment

    Soil Amendments presents a comprehensive and balanced synthesis of current knowledge pertaining to the environmental effects of soil amendments on various biotic systems, including crops, livestock, wildlife, forestry, aquatic systems, and humans. Separate chapters focus on the remedial effects of...

    Published December 20th 1994 by CRC Press

  9. Surfactants in Agrochemicals

    By Tharwat F. Tadros

    Series: Surfactant Science

    This work highlights the physical chemistry of surfactant solutions, detailing a fundamental method of selecting surfactants for agrochemical formulations and delineating how surfactants enhance the biological efficacy of agrochemicals. The unique properties of surfactants that have a major...

    Published December 7th 1994 by CRC Press

  10. Applied Numerical Methods for Food and Agricultural Engineers

    By Prabir K. Chandra, R. Paul Singh

    Written from the expertise of an agricultural engineering background, this exciting new book presents the most useful numerical methods and their complete program listings....

    Published October 24th 1994 by CRC Press