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Plant reproduction & propagation books

See below for a selection of the latest books from Plant reproduction & propagation category. Presented with a red border are the Plant reproduction & propagation books that have been lovingly read and reviewed by the experts at Lovereading.

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Genetic Improvement of Tropical Crops by Hugo Campos Genetic Improvement of Tropical Crops

This book provides a fresh, updated perspective of the current status and perspectives in genetic improvement of a diverse array of tropical crops. The first part covers aspects which are relevant across crops, namely how to maximize the use of...
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/08/2017

Sugarcane Biotechnology: Challenges and Prospects by Chakravarthi Mohan Sugarcane Biotechnology: Challenges and Prospects

This book provides exhaustive information on several recent technologies that are employed for sugarcane improvement through biotechnology and will be of great interest to plant scientists, biotechnologists, molecular biologists and breeders who work on sugarcane crop. Topics discussed in this...
Format: Hardback - Released: 15/08/2017

The Jatropha Genome by Suguru Tsuchimoto The Jatropha Genome

This book presents the genetics and genomics of Jatropha, which is used for biofuel, and shows how plant genomics can be used to improve plant breeding. The utilization of plant biofuels is a promising solution to global issues such as...
Format: Hardback - Released: 26/07/2017

Genetics and Genomics of Cucurbitaceae by Rebecca Grumet Genetics and Genomics of Cucurbitaceae

This book provides an overview of the current state of knowledge of the genetics and genomics of the agriculturally important Cucurbitaceae plant family, which includes crops such as watermelon, melon, cucumber, summer and winter squashes, pumpkins, and gourds. Recent years...
Format: Hardback - Released: 21/06/2017

Plant Biotechnology: Recent Advancements and Developments by Priyanka Siwach Plant Biotechnology: Recent Advancements and Developments

This book presents an overview of the latest advances and developments in plant biotechnology. The respective chapters explore emerging areas of plant biotechnology such as RNAi technology, fermentation technology, genetic engineering, nanoparticles and their applications, climate resilient crops, bio-films, bio-plastic,...
Format: Hardback - Released: 14/06/2017

Women in Sustainable Agriculture and Food Biotechnology Key Advances and Perspectives on Emerging Topics by Laura S. Privalle Women in Sustainable Agriculture and Food Biotechnology Key Advances and Perspectives on Emerging Topics

This volume describes the contributions made by women scientists to the field of agricultural biotechnology, the most quickly adopted agricultural practice ever adopted. It features the perspectives of women educators, researchers and key stakeholders towards the development, implementation and acceptance...
Format: Hardback - Released: 17/03/2017

Grasses of the Great Plains by James L. Stubbendieck, Stephan L. Hatch, Cheryl D. Dunn Grasses of the Great Plains
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A vast swath of prairie situated between the Missouri River and the Rocky Mountains, the North American Great Plains extend across ten states in the United States and three provinces in Canada. The dominant vegetation is grass--both the native species...
Format: Hardback - Released: 17/02/2017

The Sorghum Genome by Sujay Rakshit The Sorghum Genome

This book provides insights into the current state of sorghum genomics. It particularly focuses on the tools and strategies employed in genome sequencing and analysis, public and private genomic resources and how all this information is leading to direct outcomes...
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/01/2017

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The Common Bean Genome by Marcelino Perez de la Vega The Common Bean Genome

This book provides insights into the genetics and the latest advances in genomics research on the common bean, offering a timely overview of topics that are pertinent for future developments in legume genomics. The common bean (Phaseolus vulgaris L.) is...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/10/2017

Light Emitting Diodes for Agriculture Smart Lighting by S Dutta Gupta Light Emitting Diodes for Agriculture Smart Lighting

This book presents a comprehensive treatise on the advances in the use of light-emitting diodes (LEDs) for sustainable crop production and describes the latest photomorphogenesis research findings. It introduces readers to the fundamentals and design features of LEDs applicable for...
Format: Hardback - Released: 03/10/2017

The Soybean Genome by Henry T. Nguyen The Soybean Genome

This book examines the application of soybean genome sequences to comparative, structural, and functional genomics.
Format: Hardback - Released: 05/10/2017

Breeding Insect Resistant Crops for Sustainable Agriculture by Ramesh Arora Breeding Insect Resistant Crops for Sustainable Agriculture

This book reviews and synthesizes the recent advances in exploiting host plant resistance to insects, highlighting the role of molecular techniques in breeding insect resistant crops. It also provides an overview of the fascinating field of insect-plant relationships, which is...
Format: Hardback - Released: 22/10/2017

The Potato Genome by Swarup Kumar Chakrabarti The Potato Genome

This book describes the historical importance of potato (Solanum tuberosum L.),potato genetic resources and stocks (including S. tuberosum group Phureja DM1-3 516 R44, a unique doubled monoploid homozygous line) used for potato genome sequencing. It also discusses strategies and tools...
Format: Hardback - Released: 11/11/2017

The Brassica napus Genome by Shengyi Liu The Brassica napus Genome

This book describes how the genome sequence contributes to our understanding of allopolyploidisation and the genome evolution, genetic diversity, complex trait regulation and knowledge-based breeding of this important crop. Numerous examples demonstrate how widespread homoeologous genome rearrangements and exchanges have...
Format: Hardback - Released: 11/12/2017

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Flora Unveiled The Discovery and Denial of Sex in Plants by Lincoln Taiz, Lee Taiz Flora Unveiled The Discovery and Denial of Sex in Plants
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Sex in animals has been known for at least ten thousand years, and this knowledge was put to good use during animal domestication in the Neolithic period. In stark contrast, sex in plants wasn't discovered until the late 17th century,...
Format: Hardback - Released: 06/01/2017

Artificial Rearing of Reduviid Predators for Pest Management by K. Sahayaraj, R. Balasubramanian Artificial Rearing of Reduviid Predators for Pest Management
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This eye-opening book focuses on the development of techniques to mass-produce reduviid predators and important generalist predators, an endeavor that won't prove sufficient if the cost of commercialization is prohibitive. Advancing mass production to the level of economic feasibility is...
Format: Hardback - Released: 28/12/2016

Plant Hormones Methods and Protocols by Michael Sauer Plant Hormones Methods and Protocols

This volume aims to present a representative cross-section of modern experimental approaches relevant to Plant Hormone Biology, ranging from relatively simple physiological to highly sophisticated methods. Chapters describe physiological, developmental, microscopy-based techniques, measure hormone contents, and heterologous systems. Written in...
Format: Hardback - Released: 18/11/2016

Plant-Growth-Promoting Rhizobacteria (PGPR) and Medicinal Plants by Dilfuza Egamberdieva Plant-Growth-Promoting Rhizobacteria (PGPR) and Medicinal Plants

This book describes the various applications of microorganisms in improving plant growth, health and the efficiency of phytochemical production. The chapters trace topics such as the role of PGPRs in improving salt stress and heavy metal tolerance in plants; the...
Format: Paperback - Released: 18/11/2016

Value Addition of Horticultural Crops: Recent Trends and Future Directions by Amit Baran Sharangi Value Addition of Horticultural Crops: Recent Trends and Future Directions

This book combines several ideas and philosophies and provides a detailed discussion on the value addition of fruits, vegetables, spices, plantation crops, floricultural crops and in forestry. Separate chapters address the packaging, preservation, drying, dehydration, total quality management and supply...
Format: Paperback - Released: 18/11/2016

Low-Cost Methods for Molecular Characterization of Mutant Plants Tissue Desiccation, DNA Extraction and Mutation Discovery: Protocols by Bradley J. Till, Joanna Jankowicz-Cieslak, Owen A. Huynh, Mayada M. Beshir Low-Cost Methods for Molecular Characterization of Mutant Plants Tissue Desiccation, DNA Extraction and Mutation Discovery: Protocols
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This book offers low-cost and rapid molecular assays for the characterization of mutant plant germplasm. Detailed protocols are provided for the desiccation of plant tissues; the extraction of high-quality DNA for downstream applications; the extraction of single-strand-specific nucleases for single...
Format: Paperback - Released: 17/10/2016

Nuclear Functions in Plant Transcription, Signaling and Development by Olga Pontes Nuclear Functions in Plant Transcription, Signaling and Development

The genome is more than a linear code as depicted by its DNA sequences as several interacting factors play a crucial role in shaping its organization and function. The complete sequences of a number of plant genomes and the recent...
Format: Paperback - Released: 09/10/2016

Molecular Breeding of Forage and Turf The Proceedings of the 8th International Symposium on the Molecular Breeding of Forage and Turf by Hikmet Budak Molecular Breeding of Forage and Turf The Proceedings of the 8th International Symposium on the Molecular Breeding of Forage and Turf

This proceeding covers all the collected research data and presentations from the 8th International Symposium on the Molecular Breeding of Forage and Turf. The book explores themes in molecular breeding of forage and turf, including abiotic and biotic stresses, bioenergy...
Format: Paperback - Released: 06/10/2016

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