Advances in Agronomy

Series Editor:

  • Donald L Sparks, S.Hallock du Pont Chair in Soil and Environmental Chemistry and Director, Delaware Environmental Institute, University of Delaware, Newark, DE, USA

Advances in Agronomy continues to be recognized as a leading reference and a first-rate source for the latest research in agronomy. As always, the subjects covered are varied and exemplary of the myriad of subject matter dealt with by this long-running serial.
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Professionals, researchers, students, and government involved in agronomy, crop & soil sciences, plant science, and environmental sciences


Book information

  • Published: March 2009
  • ISBN: 978-0-12-374817-1

Table of Contents

Nitrogen in Dryland Soils of China and Its ManagementS. X. Li, Z. H. Wang, T. T. Hu, Y. J. Gao and B. A. StewartNutrient and Water Management Effects on Crop Production, and Nutrient and Water Use Efficiency in Dryland Areas of ChinaS-X. Li, Z-H. Wang, S. S. Malhi, S-Q. Li, Y-J. Gao and X-H. TianStrategies for Producing More Rice with Less WaterM. Farooq, N. Kobayashi, A. Wahid, O. Ito and S. M. A. BasraLegume-Wheat Rotation Effects on Residual Soil Moisture, Nitrogen and Wheat Yield in Tropical RegionsB. O. Danga, J. P. Ouma, I. I. C. Wakindiki and A. Bar-TalSoil Organic Matter: Its Importance in Sustainable Agriculture and Carbon Dioxide FluxesA. E. Johnston, P. R. Poulton and K. ColemanInformatics in Agricultural Research for DevelopmentC. G. McLaren, T. Metz, M. van den Berg, R. M. Bruskiewich and N. P. MagorThe Agronomy and Economy of Some Important Industrial CropsK. P. P. Nair