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Agricultural science

See below for a selection of the latest books from Agricultural science category. Presented with a red border are the Agricultural science books that have been lovingly read and reviewed by the experts at Lovereading. With expert reading recommendations made by people with a passion for books and some unique features Lovereading will help you find great Agricultural science books and those from many more genres to read that will keep you inspired and entertained. And it's all free!

Fourth International Symposium On Pre-harvest Sprouting In Cereals

Fourth International Symposium On Pre-harvest Sprouting In Cereals

Author: Daryl Mares Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 30/03/2020

This book represents the proceedings of the Fourth International Symposium on Pre-Harvest Sprouting in Cereals. The purpose of this meeting is to review the status of all aspects of pre-harvest sprouting in cereals.

Arizona

Arizona

Author: Malcolm L. Comeaux Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 30/03/2020

This systematic study of the geography of Arizona emphasizes the relationship between the human population and the environment - the patterns of human activities and their effects on the landscape.

Beyond The Large Farm Ethics And Research Goals For Agriculture

Beyond The Large Farm Ethics And Research Goals For Agriculture

Author: Paul B. Thompson Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 30/03/2020

This book examines the rationale for emphasizing productivity as the dominant goal of agricultural research and challenges in the form of alternative goals that scientists might seek in performing agricultural research. It presents bibliographic essays that review the criticisms of research.

Detecting Mineral Nutrient Deficiencies In Tropical And Temperate Crops

Detecting Mineral Nutrient Deficiencies In Tropical And Temperate Crops

Author: Donald L Plucknett Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 30/03/2020

This book presents information on three diagnostic methods, namely visual deficiency symptoms, soil analyses, and leaf tissue analyses, for mineral nutrient deficiencies, and their integrated use, for managing most of the important tropical and temperate crops.

Maize In The Third World

Maize In The Third World

Author: Christopher Dowswell Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 30/03/2020

This book examines the biological and economic issues relevant to improving the productivity of maize in Third World countries. It also examines the place of maize in the world economy, the roles of public and private research organizations, and problems of policy.

Multiple Cropping And Tropical Farming Systems

Multiple Cropping And Tropical Farming Systems

Author: Willem C. Beets Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 30/03/2020

This book covers the uses of tropical farming systems in tropics of mixed, strip, relay, sequential and multistorey cropping. It discusses the aspects of the tropical farming systems including their history and agronomy and the plant inter-relationship within them.

Economic Issues In Global Climate Change Agriculture, Forestry, And Natural Resources

Economic Issues In Global Climate Change Agriculture, Forestry, And Natural Resources

Author: John M. Reilly Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 30/03/2020

This book provides a snapshot on economic thinking about global change and provides a starting point for researchers for evaluating the economics of global change in the context of agriculture, forestry, and resource issues. It attempts to rectify the scarcity of economic analysis in global change.

Innovation In African Agriculture

Innovation In African Agriculture

Author: Arthur J. Dommen Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 30/03/2020

This book looks at the input-output relations of low-resource agriculture in Africa and shows how the intensification process through the application of modern technologies can work successfully to raise productivity and to sustain production over the long term.

Livestock Development In Kenya's Maasailand Pastoralists' Transition To A Market Economy

Livestock Development In Kenya's Maasailand Pastoralists' Transition To A Market Economy

Author: Phylo Evangelou Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 30/03/2020

Focusing on livestock development in the Maasai society of southern Kenya, this book examines factors hindering the transition of pastoralists from a principally subsistence way of life to greater involvement in market economies and discusses possibilities for facilitating positive change.

Future Dimensions Of World Food And Population

Future Dimensions Of World Food And Population

Author: Richard G. Woods Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 30/03/2020

This book presents a collection of papers on facts and ideas dealing with special aspects of the world food and population problem. It offers the collection of papers in the spirit of optimism about the future and the U.S. role in international development.

Free Trade And Agricultural Diversification Canada And The United States

Free Trade And Agricultural Diversification Canada And The United States

Author: Andrew Schmitz Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 30/03/2020

This book presents the results of a study undertaken by the Economic Council of Canada on the future of the Prairie grain economy in Canada. It deals with diversification of Prairie agriculture and how it was impacted by various policies, including the U. S.-Canada Free Trade Agreement.

Bovine Somatotropin And Emerging Issues An Assessment

Bovine Somatotropin And Emerging Issues An Assessment

Author: Milton C Hallberg Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 30/03/2020

This book offers a full discussion of the issues surrounding bovine somatotropin (BST) and a comprehensive review of research findings on the probable consequences of BST, highlighting what is currently known and unknown about this technology.