Advances in Agronomy, Vol. 64 by Donald L. Sparks PDF

By Donald L. Sparks

ISBN-10: 0120007649

ISBN-13: 9780120007646

Quantity sixty four includes six finished studies masking key modern subject matters on crop and soil sciences. As continuously, the subjects are assorted and exemplary of the array of subject material lined by means of this long-running serial. With this newest quantity, Advances in Agronomy remains to be famous as a number one reference and as a major resource of the newest study in agronomy, crop technological know-how, and soil technology. Key positive aspects * Cytogenics and genetics of pearl millet * finished examine advances in ICP emission and ICP spectrometry * Cotton progress and nitrogen provide * assets and behaviour of arsenic within the soil atmosphere * Dryland cropping intensification tools * How plant roots gather mineral meals

Show description

Read or Download Advances in Agronomy, Vol. 64 PDF

Best crop science books

Download e-book for iPad: Grain Legumes: Evolution and Genetic Resources by J. Smartt

A wide-ranging survey of all of the significant grain legumes from their evolution to their capability for extra improvement and development as economically very important foodstuff plants. The ebook covers the alterations that experience happened during plant domestication resulting in our current pulse plants and oilseed legume vegetation.

Download e-book for kindle: The Rajah of Darjeeling Organic Tea : Makaibari by Rajah Banerjee

The Rajah of Darjeeling natural Tea is set Makaibari - the 1st tea backyard within the Himalayan Highlands. This ebook captures the magic of Makaibari and offers a unprecedented glimpse of 1 of Darjeeling 's maximum characters - the Thunderbolt Rajah. he's a champion of the natural tea move, a social activist for tea labourers and small natural farmers, an anthropologist who works tirelessly to maintain the cultural historical past of the Himalayan quarter and an environmentalist who fights to preserve its wealthy biodiversity.

Download PDF by Aakash Goyal and Muhammad Asif: Crop Production

People are relied on plants for nutrients, fibber and extra lately for gasoline. calls for for crop creation in emerging as a result of expanding inhabitants, switch in meals conduct and biofuel intake. The ebook specialize in demanding situations, development and customers of crop construction. It includes of giant array of subject matters together with most modern agronomics practices for various plants to reinforce productiveness, mitigate the demanding situations imposed by way of weather swap, increase water use potency, components controlling dormancy, optimal use of fertilizers and so forth.

Get Genetically Engineered Crops: Experiences and Prospects PDF

Genetically engineered (GE) vegetation have been first brought commercially within the Nineteen Nineties. After twenty years of construction, a few teams and members stay severe of the expertise in keeping with their matters approximately attainable antagonistic results on human healthiness, the surroundings, and moral concerns. whilst, others are involved that the expertise isn't really achieving its capability to enhance human healthiness and the surroundings as a result of stringent laws and decreased public investment to improve items delivering extra merits to society.

Additional resources for Advances in Agronomy, Vol. 64

Example text

Madras Agric. J. 38,95-100. Rao, P. , Nirmala, A,. and Ranganadham, P. ) Leeke). Theo,: Appl. Genet. 75,340-343. Rau, N. S. (1929). On the chromosome numbers of some cultivated plants of south India. J. Indian. Bot. Sci. 8, 1261 28. Reader, S . , Miller, T. , and Purdie, K. A. Cytological analysis of plant chromosomes using rapid in situ hybridization. Euphytica 89, 121-124. SAT (Semi-Arid Tropics) News. (19964997). ICRISAT. Patancheru, India, pp. 12-14. and Berthaud, J. Progress in the transfer of apomixis in maize.

Slocum, M. , Figdore, S. S.. Kennard, W. , Suzuki, J. , and Osborn, T. C. Linkage arrangement of restriction fragment length polymorphism loci in Brassica oleracea. Theo,: Appl. Genet. so,57-64. , and Hubbard, C. E. Notes on African grasses: XIII. Kew Bull. 1933,269-302. Stapf, 0.. and Hubbard, C. E. Pennisetum. In “Flora of Tropical Africa” (D. ), Vol. 9, Pt. 6, pp. 954-1070. Reeve & Co, Ltd. Ashford, Kent, England. , Rai, K. , and Seetha, K. Anew source of cytoplasmic male sterility in pearl millet: RFLP analysis of mitochondria1 DNA.

Pergamon Press, London. Brunken, J. , de Wet, J. M. J.. and Harlan, J. R. (1977). The morphology and domestication of pearl millet. Econ. Bot. 31, 163-174. Burton, G. W. (1942). A cytological study of some species in tribe Paniceae. Am. J. Bot. 29,355-359. Burton, G. W. (1948). ) R. Br. J . Am. Agron. 40,908-915. Burton, G. W. (1951). Quantitative inheritance in pearl millet (Pennisetum glaucum) indicated by genetic variance component studies. Agron. J. 51,47948 l . Burton, G. W. (1959). Breeding methods for pearl millet (Pennisetum glaucum).

Download PDF sample

Advances in Agronomy, Vol. 64 by Donald L. Sparks

by Christopher

Rated 4.49 of 5 – based on 40 votes