Advances in Agronomy: 51 by Donald L. Sparks

By Donald L. Sparks

quantity fifty one is a compilation of state-of-the-art reports written via major crop and soil scientists. a number of chapters emphasize ecology and the surroundings: conservation tillage with emphasis on ecological ways to soil administration, in particular its results at the surroundings, soil actual and chemical houses, and floor mulch, nutrient, and pest administration; an entire and modern overview on built-in pest administration, ecological and environmental concerns, and destiny instructions; a complete overview of cadmium accumulation in vegetation and its results on human healthiness. different themes that are of curiosity to agronomists all over the world comprise a accomplished assessment on gypsum and acid soils; and transposable components in maize and their position in growing plant genetic variability.

  • Gypsum and acid soils
  • Conservation tillage
  • Transposable components in maize
  • Concepts and instructions in arthropod pest management
  • Accumulation of cadmium in crop crops and its effects to human health

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