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: January 2011
  • ISBN: 978-0-12-385531-2

Table of Contents

  1. Dissolved Organic Matter: Biogeochemistry, Dynamics and Environmental Significance in Soils
  2. N. S. Bolan, D. C. Adriano, A. Kunhikrishnan, T. James, R. McDowell, and N. Senesi

  3. Genomic Selection in Plant Breeding: Knowledge and Prospects
  4. A. J. Lorenz, S. Chao, F. G. Asoro, E. L. Heffner, T. Hayashi, H. Iwata, K. P. Smith, M. E. Sorrells, and J-L. Jannink 

  5. Differences of Some Leguminous and Non-leguminous Crops in Utilization of Soil Phosphorus and Responses to Phosphate Fertilizers
  6. S-X. Li, Z-H. Wang and B. A. Stewart  

  7. The Role of Mineral Nutrition on Root Growth of Crop Plants
  8. N. K. Fageria and A. Moreira 

  9. Physiology of Spikelet Development on the Rice Panicle: Is Manipulation of Apical Dominance Crucial for Grain Yield Improvement?

P. K. Mohapatra, R. Panigrahi, and N. C. Turner