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: April 2012
  • ISBN: 978-0-12-394277-7

Table of Contents

  1. Integrated Nutrient Management for Food Security and Environmental Quality in China
  2. F. Zhang, Z. Cui, X. Chen, X. Ju, J. Shen, Q. Chen, X. Liu, W. Zhang, G. Mi, M. Fan and R. Jiang

  3. Effect of Climate Change Factors on Processes of Crop Growth and Development and Yield of Groundnut (Arachis hypogaea L.)
  4. U. Kumar, P. Singh and K. J. Boote

  5. Agricultural Practices in Oil Palm Plantations and Their Impact on Hydrological Changes, Nutrient Fluxes and Water Quality in Indonesia: A Review
  6. I. Comte, F. Colin, J. K. Whalen, O. Grunberger and J.-P. Caliman

  7. Pathways to Agroecological Intensification of Soil Management by Smallholder Farmers in the Andean Highlands
  8. S. J. Fonte, S. J. Vanek, P. Oyarzun, S. Parsa, D. C. Quintero, I. M. Rao, and P. Lavelle

  9. Rethinking Internal Phosphorus Utilization Efficiency (PUE): A New Approach is Needed to Improve PUE in Grain Crops
  10. T. J. Rose and M. Wissuwa

  11. Computer Simulation in Plant Breeding

    X. Li, C. Zhu, J. Wang and J. Yu