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Cover for Conservation and management of tropical rainforests: an integrated approach to sustainability.

This book contains 12 chapters providing details on conservation and management of tropical rain forests. Chapter 1 describes tropical rain forest ecosystem, land cover, habitat, resource; Chapter 2 explores the use of rain forests; Chapter 3 discusses sustainable forestry in rain forests; and...

Author(s)
Bruenig, E. F.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781780641409)
Type
Book
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Cover for Aphids as crop pests.

This book contains 33 chapters focusing on taxonomy, population dynamics, biological characteristics, feeding behaviour, crop damage, disease transmission, control, monitoring and forecasting of aphid pests of various crops. The efficacy of various methods (biological, chemical, cultural and host...

Author(s)
Emden, H. F. van; Harrington, R.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781780647098)
Type
Book
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Cover for Peas and beans.

This book describes the most commonly grown large-seeded legumes used as food and feed crops throughout the world. The species considered are: Pisum sativum, in the forms of dried peas (combining peas) and as fresh vegetables (vining peas or fresh market peas); Vicia faba, in the dry form as faba...

Author(s)
Biddle, A. J.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781780640914)
Type
Book
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Cover for Cherries: botany, production and uses.

This book contains 20 chapters and is divided into 4 parts focusing on genetic resources and improvement, ecophysiology and production, pests and diseases and their management and harvesting, processing and utilization of sweet and sour cherries.

Author(s)
Quero-García, J.; Lezzoni, A.; Puławska, J.; Lang, G.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781780648378)
Type
Book
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Cover for Almonds: botany, production and uses.

This book, containing 20 chapters, deals with almond taxonomy, morphology, physiology, cultivation history, production, breeding (classical and molecular), cultivar development, genomics, pollen-style (in)compatibility, rootstock development, propagation, orchard management, environmental and water ...

Author(s)
Socias i Company, R.; Gradziel, T. M.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781780643540)
Type
Book
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Cover for Plant gene silencing: mechanisms and applications.

This book describes both the theory of gene silencing and also the application. The first five chapters discuss different aspects of the gene silencing mechanism. Since the silencing pathways are particularly diverse in plants, a whole chapter is dedicated to describe these (chapter 1). It is a...

Author(s)
Dalmay, T.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781780647678)
Type
Book
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Cover for Integrated management of insect pests on canola and other <i xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">Brassica</i> oilseed crops.

This book contains 25 chapters focusing on the major insect pests of rape and other Brassica oilseed crops and the benefits of the judicious integration of various methods in the control of these damaging pests.

Author(s)
Reddy, G. V. P.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781780648200)
Type
Book
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Cover for The lime: botany, production and uses.

This book is the most recent collection of research and scientific literature exclusively dedicated to lime (Rutaceae) culture and the marketplace. The coverage of each subject area is broad, ranging from basic cultivation practices to postharvest handling to uses, which makes it the best choice...

Author(s)
Khan, M. M.; Al-Yahyai, R.; Al-Said, F.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781780647845)
Type
Book
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Cover for Seed biology and yield of grain crops.

This book contains 6 chapters focusing on the understanding of the growth and development of seeds, the processes involved, the regulation of these processes and the effect of plant and environmental factors. The importance of this knowledge of seed growth and development in defining the role of...

Author(s)
Egli, D. B.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781780647708)
Type
Book
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Cover for Plant stress physiology.

This 2nd edition provides a timely update on the recent progress in our knowledge of all aspects of plant perception, signalling and adaptation to a variety of environmental stresses. It covers in detail areas such as drought, salinity, flooding, oxidative stress, pathogens, and extremes of...

Author(s)
Shabala, S.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781780647296)
Type
Book

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