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: November 2010
  • ISBN: 978-0-12-385040-9

Table of Contents

  1. Climate Warming-Induced Intensification of the Hydrologic Cycle: An Assessment of the Published Record and Potential Impacts on Agriculture

    • T. G. Huntington


    2. Extent , Impact and Response to Soil and Water Salinity in Arid and Semi-Arid Regions

        • K. Sakadevan, M-L Nguyen


        3. The African Green Revolution: Results from the Millennium Village Project

            • G. Nziguheba, C. A. Palm, T. Berhe, G. Denning, A. Dickio, O. Diouf, W. Diru, R. Flor, F. Frimpong, R. Harawa, B. Kaya, E. Manumbu,

          J. McArthur, P. Mutuo, M. Ndiaye, A. Niang, P. Nkhoma, G. Nyadzi,

          J. Sachs, C. Sullivan, G. Teklu, L. Tobe and P. A. Sanchez


            4. Interactions Among Agricultural Production and Other Ecosystem Services Delivered from European Temperate Grassland Systems

                • E. S. Pilgrim, C. J. A. Macleod, M. S. A. Blackwell, R. Bol,

              D. V. Hogan, D. R. Chadwick, L. Cardenas, T. H. Misselbrook,

              P. M. Haygarth, R. E. Brazier, P. Hobbs, C. Hodgson, S. Jarvis,

              J. Dungait, P. J. Murray, L. G. Firbank


                5. Halting the Groundwater Decline in North West India – Which Crop Technologies Will Be Winners?

                    • E. Humphreys, S. S. Kukal, E. W. Christen, G. S. Hira, B. Singh,

                  S. Yadav, R. K. Sharma


                    6. Biological Control of Insect Pests in Agroecosystems: Effects of Crop Management, Farming Systems and Semi-Natural Habitats at the Landscape Scale. A Review.

                        • A. Rusch, M. Valantin-Morison, J-P. Sarthou, J. Roger-Estrade