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- CRC Press 2014; US$ 159.95
Functions of Nitrogen in Crop Plants Introduction Functions. Conclusions References Nitrogen Losses in Soil?Plant System Introduction Cycle in Soil?Plant System Losses through Ammonia Volatilization Losses through Denitrification Losses through Leaching Losses through Soil Erosion Losses through Ammonia Volatilization from Foliage Factors Affecting... more...
- Elsevier Science 2013; US$ 465.00
Sittig's Handbook of Pesticides and Agricultural Chemicals is specifically designed for use by those engaged in the agricultural and food processing industries, both vital to our nation's health and economy. People in every phase of food production, from the farm to the fork, will find a wealth of material here. It will also be of interest to professionals... more...
- Elsevier Science 2012; US$ 93.95
Genetic research in some fundamental crops, together with the use of chemicals as pesticides and fertilizers, opened the way in the 1950s and 1960s to great changes in methodology in agriculture - with astonishing results in the tropics. This change became known as the Green Revolution - a truly great revolution in methods and materials which, when... more...
- Elsevier Science 2012; US$ 119.95
Enological Chemistry is written for the professional enologist tasked with finding the right balance of compounds to create or improve wine products. Related titles lack the appropriate focus for this audience, according to reviewers, failing either to be as comprehensive on the topic of chemistry, to include chemistry as part of the broader science... more...
- Elsevier Science 2011; US$ 250.00
Quantitative Structure-Activity Relationship (QSAR) for Pesticide Regulatory Purposes stems from the experience of the EC funded project DEMETRA. This project combined institutes involved in the regulatory process of pesticides, industries of the sector and scientists to develop and offer original software for the prediction of ecotoxicity of pesticides.... more...
- Elsevier Science 2011; US$ 114.00
This book begins with an overview of current thinking on bioavailability, its definition, cutting-edge research in speciation and advancement in tools for assessing chemical bioavailability in the terrestrial environment. The second section of the book focuses on the role of chemical speciation in bioavailability. Section three addresses bioavailability... more...
- Elsevier Science 2011; US$ 255.00
Rice is cultivated throughout the world under submerged conditions. The high water requirements and the heavy pesticide load used in rice paddies worldwide have resulted in contamination of associated surface water, such as streams, ditches, rivers and lakes. The uniform risk assessment approach which has been developed for other crops is not applicable... more...
- Wiley 2011; US$ 89.95
Herbicides make a spectacular contribution to modern crop production. Yet, for the development of more effective and safer agrochemicals, it is essential to understand how these compounds work in plants and their surroundings. This expanded and fully revised second edition of Herbicides and Plant Physiology provides a comprehensive and up-to-date... more...
- CRC Press 2011; US$ 139.95
Introduction Ecological Considerations Legislative and Regulatory Background to the Assessment of Risks from Plant Protection Products in Soil Overview and Evaluation of Soil Semifield (Higher-Tier) Methods Technical Recommendations Research Needs References Appendix 1: Workshop Program Appendix 2: Draft Method for Terrestrial Semifield Tests (Indoor... more...
- Wiley 2010; US$ 217.00
Written as an authoritative guide for analytical chemists, geochemists, soil scientists, agricultural chemists and environmental scientists at postgraduate level and beyond, Trace Metals in Soils provides an up-to-date, balanced and comprehensive review broken up into four sections, covering: basic chemistry and general principles; long-term behaviour... more...