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New and Published Books

  1. Sustainable Micro Irrigation

    Principles and Practices

    Edited by Megh R. Goyal

    Series: Research Advances in Sustainable Micro Irrigation

    This new book, Principles and Practices of Sustainable Micro Irrigation, is the first in the new series on micro irrigation, which offers a vast amount of knowledge and techniques necessary to develop and manage a drip/trickle or micro irrigation system. Written by experienced scientists from...

    Published July 14th 2014 by Apple Academic Press

  2. Nitrogen Management in Crop Production

    By Nand Kumar Fageria

    One of the main approaches for safeguarding food security, sustainable development has increased demand for knowledge on fertilizer management in crop production. Among essential plant nutrients, nitrogen is one of the most important yield-limiting nutrients, mainly responsible for determining...

    Published June 25th 2014 by CRC Press

  3. Humic Matter in Soil and the Environment

    Principles and Controversies, Second Edition

    By Kim H. Tan

    Series: Books in Soils, Plants, and the Environment

    The field of humic matter research has undergone drastic changes in concepts and principles since the first edition of Humic Matter in Soil and the Environment: Principles and Controversies was published more than a decade ago. Still the only book of its kind specifically addressing humic acid...

    Published June 10th 2014 by CRC Press

  4. Practical Design Calculations for Groundwater and Soil Remediation, Second Edition

    By Jeff Kuo

    Includes Illustrative Applications of Practical Design Calculations Written in a straightforward style and user-friendly format, Practical Design Calculations for Groundwater and Soil Remediation, Second Edition highlights the essential concepts and important aspects of major design...

    Published June 2nd 2014 by CRC Press

  5. The Soil Underfoot

    Infinite Possibilities for a Finite Resource

    Edited by G. Jock Churchman, Edward R. Landa

    The largest part of the world’s food comes from its soils, either directly from plants, or via animals fed on pastures and crops. Thus, it is necessary to maintain, and if possible, improve the quality—and hence good health—of soils, while enabling them to support the growing world population. The...

    Published April 21st 2014 by CRC Press

  6. Handbook of Plant and Crop Physiology, Third Edition

    Edited by Mohammad Pessarakli

    Series: Books in Soils, Plants, and the Environment

    Continuous discoveries in plant and crop physiology have resulted in an abundance of new information since the publication of the second edition of the Handbook of Plant and Crop Physiology, necessitating a new edition to cover the latest advances in the field. Like its predecessors, the Third...

    Published March 21st 2014 by CRC Press

  7. Handbook of Geotechnical Investigation and Design Tables

    Second Edition

    By Burt G. Look

    This practical handbook of properties for soils and rock contains in a concise tabular format the key issues relevant to geotechnical investigations, assessments and designs in common practice. There are brief notes on the application of the tables. These data tables are compiled for experienced...

    Published February 10th 2014 by CRC Press

  8. GlobalSoilMap

    Basis of the global spatial soil information system

    Edited by Dominique Arrouays, Neil McKenzie, Jon Hempel, Anne Richer de Forges, Alex B. McBratney

    GlobalSoilMap: Basis of the global spatial soil information system contains contributions that were presented at the 1st GlobalSoilMap conference, held 7-9 October 2013 in Orléans, France. These contributions demonstrate the latest developments in the GlobalSoilMap project and digital soil mapping...

    Published January 27th 2014 by CRC Press

  9. Agroecosystems

    Soils, Climate, Crops, Nutrient Dynamics and Productivity

    By K. R. Krishna

    Comprised of three sections, this covers the nutrient dynamics and productivity of global agroecosystems. It focuses on the major aspects that make up agroecosystems, such as soils, climate, crops, nutrient dynamics, and productivity. It introduces agroeocsystems and describes global soil types...

    Published December 4th 2013 by Apple Academic Press

  10. Advanced Geotechnical Engineering

    Soil-Structure Interaction using Computer and Material Models

    By Chandrakant S. Desai, Musharraf Zaman

    Soil-structure interaction is an area of major importance in geotechnical engineering and geomechanics Advanced Geotechnical Engineering: Soil-Structure Interaction using Computer and Material Models covers computer and analytical methods for a number of geotechnical problems. It introduces the...

    Published November 27th 2013 by CRC Press