Books in category Technology & Engineering – Agriculture

  • Biological Management of Diseases of Crops

    Biological Management of Diseases of Crops
    P. Narayanasamy

    Biological management of diseases of crops involves utilization of biotic and abiotic agents that act through one or more mechanisms to reduce the potential of the pathogen directly or indirectly by activating the host defense systems to …

  • Precision Agriculture

    Precision Agriculture
    CIBA Foundation Symposium

    This book investigates new agricultural systems such as organic and green manuring, as well as integrated pest management practices, and looks at how they can improve farm productivity against the enhancements for the environment.

  • Guide to Cultivated Plants

    Guide to Cultivated Plants
    A. T. G. Elzebroek

    This book is about understanding of the biolgy, morphology, ecology, agronomy and use of cultivated plants is essential for work in agriculture.

  • Single Sided NMR

    Single-Sided NMR
    Federico Casanova, Juan Perlo, Bernhard Bl├╝mich

    This book describes the design of the first functioning single-sided tomograph, the related measurement methods, and a number of applications in medicine, materials science, and chemical engineering.

  • Management of Pollutant Emission from Landfills and Sludge

    Management of Pollutant Emission from Landfills and Sludge
    Malgorzata Pawlowska, Lucjan Pawlowski

    This book gives an overview of recent findings on the mitigation of gas emission from landfills and sludge processing.

  • Redesigning Rice Photosynthesis to Increase Yield

    Redesigning Rice Photosynthesis to Increase Yield
    Bill Hardy, Peter L. Mitchell

    The research presented in this book aims at understanding how the rice plant's photosynthetic pathway could be redesigned to overcome current yield limits.

  • Working Sheep Dogs

    Working Sheep Dogs
    Tully Williams

    Containing the first comprehensive breakdown and analysis of the instincts of the working dog, and discussing the various principles and methods of their breeding, this book is a practical reference for farmers and stockmen, hobby and …

  • Assessing the Input Markets for Cashmere Production in Mongolia

    Assessing the Input Markets for Cashmere Production in Mongolia
    Michael Lutzke

    The objective of this paper is to assess these most important input markets for cashmere herding.

  • Tarantulas and Other Arachnids

    Tarantulas and Other Arachnids
    Samuel D. Marshall

    Explains the anatomy of a tarantula, cage types, food and diet, molting, and health care, and includes other spiders and scorpions.

  • Fire

    Fire
    Stephen J. Pyne

    Here, in one concise book, is the essential story of fire. Pyne describes the evolution of fire through prehistoric and historic times down to the present, examining contemporary attitudes from a long-range, informed perspective.

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