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 2011
  • ISBN: 978-0-12-386473-4

Table of Contents

  1. Quantifying Processes of Pedogenesis
  2. Uta Stockmann, Budiman Minasny and Alexander McBratney

  3. Irrigation Waters as a Source of Pathogenic Microorganisms in Produce: A Review
  4. Yakov Pachepsky, Daniel R. Shelton, Jean E. T. McLain, Jitendra Patel and Robert E. Mandrell

  5. Quo vadis Soil Organic Matter Research? - A Biological Link to the Chemistry of Humification
  6. Morris Schnitzer and Carlos M. Monreal

  7. Zeolites and Their Potential Uses in Agriculture
  8. Kulasekaran Ramesh and Dendi Damodar Reddy

  9. Proximal Soil Sensing: A Spectrum of Possibilities
  10. R. A. Viscarra Rossel, V. I. Adamchuk, K. A. Sudduth, N. J. McKenzie and C. Lobsey

  11. The Role of Knowledge When Studying Innovation and the Associated Wicked Sustainability Problems in Agriculture
  12. J. Bouma, A. C. van Altvorst, R. Eweg, P. J. A. M. Smeets and H. C. van Latestejin

  13. Crop Yield Increase Under Water Limited Conditions: Review of Recent Physiological Advances in Soybean Genetic Improvement

W. Sadok and T. R. Sinclair