Books in category Technology & Engineering – Agriculture

  • Peatland Biogeochemistry and Watershed Hydrology at the Marcell Experimental Forest

    Peatland Biogeochemistry and Watershed Hydrology at the Marcell Experimental Forest
    Randall Kolka, Stephen Sebestyen, Elon S. Verry, Kenneth Brooks

    The book concludes with a look at the latest and on-going studies such as this century’s research into controls on methylmercury production and landscape-level carbon storage and cycling.

  • Rainforest Restoration Manual for South Eastern Australia

    Rainforest Restoration Manual for South-Eastern Australia
    Bill Peel

    Rainforest Restoration Manual for South-Eastern Australia is the definitive guide to the recovery and restoration of Subtropical, Warm Temperate, Cool Temperate, Gallery, Dry, Dry Gully and Littoral Rainforests from south-eastern Queensland …

  • Fruit Breeding 3 Volume Set

    Fruit Breeding, 3 Volume Set
    Jules Janick, James N. Moore

    This three volume reference set provides encyclopedic coverage on breeding commercial horticultural crops and includes modern biotechnical techniques.

  • Sugarcane based Biofuels and Bioproducts

    Sugarcane-based Biofuels and Bioproducts
    Ian O’Hara, Sagadevan Mundree

    This text brings together essential information regarding the development and utilization of new fuels and bioproducts derived from sugarcane.

  • The Energetics of Mangrove Forests

    The Energetics of Mangrove Forests
    Daniel Alongi

    This book presents a functional overview of mangrove forest ecosystems; how they live and grow at the edge of tropical seas, how they play a critical role along most of the world’s tropical coasts, and how their future might look in a …

  • Cattle Plague

    Cattle Plague
    Clive A. Spinage

    Cattle Plague: A History is the most comprehensive general study of the history of cattle plague or rinderpest yet attempted, of which there has not been a book in English since 1866.

  • Corn

    Corn
    C. Wayne Smith, Javier Betrán

    Your all-in-one guide to corn. This book provides practical advice on planting techniques and rates, seed production, treating plant diseases, insect infestation and weeds, harvesting, processing, and worldwide utilization.

  • The Urban Farmer

    The Urban Farmer
    Curtis Stone

    The Urban Farmer is a comprehensive, hands-on, practical manual to help you learn the techniques and business strategies you need to make a good living growing high-yield, high-value crops right in your own backyard (or someone else's).

  • The Kiwifruit Genome

    The Kiwifruit Genome
    Raffaele Testolin, Hong-Wen Huang, Allan Ross Ferguson

    This book describes the basic botanical features of kiwifruit and its wild relatives, reports on the steps that led to its genome sequencing, and discusses the results obtained with the assembly and annotation.

  • Agricultural Systems Agroecology and Rural Innovation for Development

    Agricultural Systems: Agroecology and Rural Innovation for Development
    Sieglinde Snapp, Barry Pound

    Agricultural Systems: Agroecology and Rural Innovation for Development is a comprehensive source for developing sustainable farming systems.

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