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Advances in Agronomy #72: Advances in Agronomy

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Publisher Comments:

Volume 72 contains four outstanding reviews detailing advances in the plant and environmental soil sciences. Chapter 1 deals with a timely and significant topic in North America and indeed in the world. This review provides background information, data sources and analyses, and implications for research and policy. Chapter 2 is a treatise on cutting-edge developments in bioremediation of petroleum-contaminated soils. Chapter 3 deals with the genetics of flowering time in the chickpea and its effect on productivity in semi-arid environments. Chapter 4 covers environment-sensitive genetic male sterility (EGMS) in crops.

Table of Contents

Contributors.

Preface.

Impact of Soil Erosion on Crop Yields in North America, C. den Biggelaar, R. Lal, K. Wiebe, and V. Breneman.

Bioremediation of Petroleum Hydrocarbons in Soil, J.P. Salanitro.

Genetics of Flowering Time in Chickpea and Its Bearing on Productivity in Semiarid Environments, J. Kumar and S. Abbo.

Environment-Sensitive Genic Male Sterility (EGMS) in Crops, S.S. Virmani and M. Ilyas-Ahmed.

Index.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780120007721
Editor:
Sparks, Donald L.
Publisher:
Academic Press
Editor:
Sparks, Donald L.
Author:
Sparks, Donald
Author:
Sparks, Donald L.
Subject:
Agriculture & Animal Husbandry
Subject:
Environmental Science
Subject:
Agriculture - Agronomy
Subject:
Life Sciences - Botany
Series:
Advances in Agronomy
Series Volume:
072
Publication Date:
20010431
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Language:
English
Pages:
202
Dimensions:
9 x 6 in.

Related Subjects

» Science and Mathematics » Agriculture » Agronomy
» Science and Mathematics » Agriculture » Crop Science
» Science and Mathematics » Botany » General
» Science and Mathematics » Environmental Studies » General

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