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  • Agrometeorologyby Harpal S. Mavi; Graeme J. Tupper

    CRC Press 2014; US$ 75.95

    Learn how the climate can affect crop production! Agrometeorology: Principles and Applications of Climate Studies in Agriculture is a much-needed reference resource on the practice of merging the science of meteorology with the service of agriculture. Written in a concise, straightforward style, the book presents examples of clinical applications... more...

  • Agronomic Handbookby J. Benton Jr. Jones

    CRC Press 2002; US$ 159.95

    Many agronomic reference books either focus on a single crop, several related crops, or specific soil topics but not on a full range of both crop and soil subjects. This unique handbook covers both major agronomic fields. Containing essential data and information on the culture of the world's major agronomic grain, oil, fiber, and sugar crops grown... more...

  • Anthocyaninsby Kevin Gould; Kevin M Davies; Chris Winefield

    Springer New York 2008; US$ 199.00

    The first to focus exclusively on the subject, this volume covers all aspects of the biosynthesis and function of anthocyanins (and related compounds such as proanthocyanidins) in plants, and their applications in agriculture, food products, and human health. more...

  • Applied Agrometeorologyby Kees Stigter

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2010; US$ 329.00

    This handbook reviews regional operational applications of agrometeorology. It does this in the form of case studies of agrometeorological services and information that prepare farmers of different income levels for extreme weather and climate events. more...

  • Climate Change Effect on Crop Productivityby Rakesh S. Sengar; Kalpana Sengar

    CRC Press 2014; US$ 169.95

    Explore the Relationship between Crop and Climate Agricultural sustainability has been gaining prominence in recent years and is now becoming the focal point of modern agriculture. Recognizing that crop production is very sensitive to climate change, Climate Change Effect on Crop Productivity explores this timely topic in-depth. Incorporating... more...

  • Climate Change Impact and Adaptation in Agricultural Systemsby J. Fuhrer; P. J. Gregory

    CABI 2014; US$ 160.00

    The focus of this book is future global climate change and its implications for agricultural systems which are the main sources of agricultural goods and services provided to society. These systems are either based on crop or livestock production, or on combinations of the two, with characteristics that differ between regions and between levels of... more...

  • Climate Change Risks and Food Security in Bangladeshby Winston Yu

    Taylor and Francis 2010; US$ 120.00

    Managing climate variability and change remains a key development and food security issue in Bangladesh. Despite significant investments, floods, droughts, and cyclones during the last two decades continue to cause extensive economic damage and impair livelihoods. Climate change will pose additional risks to ongoing efforts to reduce poverty. This... more...

  • Climate Change and Agricultureby Robert Mendelsohn; Ariel Dinar

    Edward Elgar Publishing 2009; US$ 40.00

    Examines 22 countries across four continents, including both developed and developing economies. This book uses the Ricardian method to examine the impact of climate change on agriculture. It also quantifies how farmers adapt to climate. more...

  • Climate Change and Agricultureby OECD Publishing

    Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development 2010; US$ 46.00

    Climate change is likely to have significant impacts on the agricultural sector to which farmers will have to adapt. While agriculture is a significant contributor to greenhouse gas emissions, it is also a source of carbon storage in soils. This report examines the economic and policy issues related to the impacts of climate change on agriculture and... more...

  • Climate Change and Agriculture in Africaby Ariel Dinar; Rashid Hassan; Robert Mendelsohn; James Benhin; et al

    Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 48.95

    'This is a well researched, thorough and impressive work on climate change and agriculture in Africa. I recommend it to students, researchers and practitioners working on climate change issues' Jabavu Clifford Nkomo, senior programme specialist, IDRC This landmark book encompasses a comprehensive assessment of the potential economic impacts of future... more...