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23 - 24 September 2016 - Dambulla

Venue
Dambulla
Country
Sri Lanka
Contact
Dr Priyan Perera
Tel
(+94) 11 275 8411
Fax
(+94) 11 280 2937
Abstract

A science-based, reliable, and feasible fertilizer recommendation method is required to respond to the low nutrient use efficiency caused by inappropriate fertilization practices. Soil test-based fertilizer recommendations are difficult to use for smallholder farms because of constraints such as...

Authors
Xu XinPeng; He Ping; Pampolino, M. F.; Li YuYing; Liu ShuangQuan; Xie JiaGui; Hou YunPeng; Zhou Wei
Publisher
Elsevier B. V.
Publication
Field Crops Research, 2016, 194, pp 75-82
News Article

The UK must address a number of urgent risks and opportunities due to climate change, according to a new report produced by the Adaptation...

Date
July 2016
Authors
Stephanie Cole
CAB ReviewFull Text

Jatropha curcas is one of the major tropical biofuel crops in the Euphorbiaceae family. The species is an attractive candidate for biofuel production at industrial scale, for medicinal purposes and for halting desertification due to its adaptability to diverse environmental conditions. However,...

Date
July 2016
Subjects
biotechnology; crop production; domestication; genetic diversity; genetic improvement; reviews
Authors
Maghuly, F.; Haas, B.; Laimer, M.
CABI Book Info
Cover for Climate change challenges and adaptations at farm-level: case studies from Asia and Africa.

This book is a compendium of studies on climate change challenges and adaptations at the farm level, capturing research carried out across the continents of Asia and Africa. Chapter 1 is on the introduction to climate change vulnerability and adaptation strategies with rural farm-level perspective....

Authors
Singh. N. P.; Bantilan, C.; Byjesh, K.; Nedumaran, S.
ISBN
2015 CABI (H ISBN 9781780644639)
AbstractFull Text

The aquatic pollutants enter into the body of aquatic organisms through gill, oral membrane, gastrointestinal mucosa and general body surface, finding their way to target and non-target organs influencing the function of the body. A study was conducted to investigate the acute toxic effects of Zinc...

Authors
Subburaj, A.; Francis, T.; Jayakumar, N.; Rajagopalsamy, C. B. T.; Jawahar, P.
Publisher
MKK Publication
Publication
Environment and Ecology, 2016, 34, 3A, pp 1172-1177
AbstractFull Text

Objective: The change characteristics of sugarcane autumn drought under the background of climate change in Guangxi were analyzed, in order to provide some references for improving ability of sugarcane production to respond to climate change. Method: Based on meteorological data and sugarcane data...

Authors
Lu XiaoFeng; Kuang ZhaoMin; Li Li; Liu YiJiang
Publisher
Guangxi Academy of Agricultural Sciences
Publication
Journal of Southern Agriculture, 2016, 47, 2, pp 217-222
AbstractFull Text

Objective: The industrial recirculating water treatment mode suitable for breeding Macrobrachium rosenbargii larvae, in order to provide references for improving breeding benefit of M. rosenbargii larvae and promoting sustainable development of M. rosenbargii aquaculture. Method: The self-designed...

Authors
Zhang RuiQi; Su Jian; Ju Bo; Ding FuJiang; Dai XiLin
Publisher
Guangxi Academy of Agricultural Sciences
Publication
Journal of Southern Agriculture, 2016, 47, 1, pp 140-146
AbstractFull Text

Objective: The dynamic changes of ROC22 water requirement and its relationship with meteorological factors were studied, in order to provide data support and theoretical reference for formulating scientific and reasonable irrigation system and investigating effect of climate change on sugarcane...

Authors
Luo WeiGang; Chu JunYing; Huang ZhongHua; Liao Ting; Sang XueFeng; Tan WenYan; Mo Fan; Tian Jun
Publisher
Guangxi Academy of Agricultural Sciences
Publication
Journal of Southern Agriculture, 2016, 47, 1, pp 74-82
AbstractFull Text

Objective: The agricultural non-point pollution feature of drinking water source in alpine valley region of Guangxi was studied, in order to provide data and scientific references for standardization and normalization management of drinking water source in villages and towns of Guangxi in future....

Authors
Li XiangLin; Xie Hua; Yang RuiGang; Yu MengHao
Publisher
Guangxi Academy of Agricultural Sciences
Publication
Journal of Southern Agriculture, 2016, 47, 1, pp 48-54

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