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: September 2009
  • ISBN: 978-0-12-374819-5

Table of Contents

  1. Problems, Challenges and Strategic Options of Grain Security in China  (H. Wang, M. Zhang, and Y. Cai)
  2. Weed Management in Rice-Based Cropping Systems in Africa (J. Rodenburg and D. E. Johnson)
  3. Improvement of Drought Resistance in Rice (R. Serraj, A. Kumar, K. L. McNally, I. Slamet-Loedin, R. Bruskiewich, R. Mauleon, J. Cairns, R. J. Hijmans)