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Agriculture

  • Hobby Hydroponics, Second Editionby

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 29.95

    Hydroponics as a hobby can provide enjoyment, stress relief, and the gratification of creating your own fresh, pesticide-free garden. The increased interest in hobby hydroponics over the last 30 years has created market demand and, therefore, widespread availability of small-scale hydroponic units. Hobby Hydroponics, Second Edition is a guide to... more...

  • Postharvest Oxidative Stress in Horticultural Cropsby

    Taylor and Francis 2003; US$ 104.95

    Learn how oxidative stress affects fresh fruits and vegetables--and how to inhibit this process! This vital book brings together internationally respected authorities who share their experiences, insights, and approaches to postharvest oxidative stress. It examines the factors that induce oxidative stress and the processes by which oxidative stress... more...

  • Beyond the Green Revolutionby

    Springer US 2012; US$ 99.00

    1 On the Ecology of Theories.- The Growth of Current Theories.- Toward a Theory of Contextual Analysis.- Summary.- 2 Historical Seedbeds.- The Evolutionary Theater.- Developmental Plays.- 1492?1660.- 1660?1838.- 1838?1972.- Summary.- 3 The ?New? Seeds and the Logic of Their Growth (or Jack and the Beanstalk Revisited).- Résumé of the Development of... more...

  • Biological Controlby

    Springer US 2012; US$ 99.00

    Section I: The Theory, Ecological Basis and Assessment of Biological Control.- 1. The Pesticide Syndrome?Diagnosis and Suggested Prophylaxis.- The Pesticide Syndrome.- The Suggested Prophylaxis.- The cotton picture.- The grape picture in California.- Conclusion.- Literature Cited.- 2. The Natural enemy Component in Natural Control and the theory of... more...

  • Integrated Pest Managementby

    Springer US 2012; US$ 99.00

    I The Origins of Integrated Pest Management Concepts for Agricultural Crops.- Evolution of Pest Control Practices.- Early Advocates of an Ecological Approach to Pest Control.- Early Pest Management for the Cotton Boll Weevil.- Shift to Dependence on Chemicals and to a Lesser Extent on Resistant Varieties.- Initial Impact of Organic Pesticides.- Return... more...

  • Natural Resistance Mechanisms of Plants to Virusesby

    Springer Netherlands 2007; US$ 289.00

    Links classical biological information with recent molecular studies more...

  • Handbook of Plant and Crop Stress, Second Editionby

    Taylor and Francis 1999; US$ 279.95

    Detailing interrelated topics, this work addresses issues and concerns related to plant and crop stress. This edition includes information on pH stress, temperature stress, water-deficit conditions, carotenoids and stress, light stress, pollution stress, agrichemical stress, oxidative damage to proteins, UV-B induced stress and abiotic stress tolerance. more...

  • Ecology of Tidal Freshwater Forested Wetlands of the Southeastern United Statesby

    Springer Netherlands 2007; US$ 299.00

    This book studies tidal freshwater swamps, unique wetland systems that are especially vulnerable to human development and climate change. Coverage targets hydrological processes, community organization, and stress physiology of freshwater, tidally influenced land-margin forests of the southeastern United States. It describes the land use history that... more...

  • Micronutrient Deficiencies in Global Crop Productionby

    Springer Netherlands 2008; US$ 259.00

    A deficiency of one or more of the eight plant micronutrients (boron, chlorine, copper, iron, manganese, molybdenum, nickel and zinc) will adversely affect both the yield and quality of crops. Micronutrient deficiencies in crops occur in many parts of the world, at various scales (from one to millions of hectares), but differences in soil conditions,... more...

  • Treetops at Riskby

    Springer New York 2013; US$ 189.00

    Uses the major findings of the 5th International Canopy Conference as a platform for organization Assembles a global authorship to examine past accomplishments and future initiatives critical in forest conservation Presents articles that represent future priorities and advancements for canopy science in the next decade more...