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: May 2009
  • ISBN: 978-0-12-374818-8

Table of Contents

Nutrient 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. TianRadiation Hybrid (RH) Mapping in Crop PlantsV. Kalavacharla, K. Hossain, O. Riera-Lizarazu, Y. Gu, S. S. Maan, and S. F. KianianImpact of Pesticides on Soil Microbial Diversity, Enzymes and Biochemical ReactionsS. Hussain, T. Siddique, M. Saleem, M. Arshad, and A. KhalidInformatics in Agricultural Research for DevelopmentC. G. McLaren, T. Metz, M. van den Berg, R. M. Bruskiewich, N. P. Magor, and D. ShiresBiomedical Agriculture: A Systematic Approach to Food Crop Improvement for Chronic Disease Prevention M. D. Thompson and H. J. ThompsonRegional Vulnerability of Climate Change Impacts on Asian Rice Production and Scope for AdaptationR. Wassmann, S.V.K. Jagadish, K. Sumfleth, H. Pathak, G. Howell, A. Ismail, R. Serraj, E. Redona, R.K. Sing, and S. HeuerSoil Sulphur Cycling in Temperate Agricultural SystemsJ. EriksenRecent Developments of Fertilizer Production and Use to Improve Nutrient Efficiency and Minimize Environmental ImpactsS.H. Chien, L.I. Prochnow, and H. Cantarella