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 2014
  • ISBN: 978-0-12-800138-7

Table of Contents

  1. Opportunities and Challenges of Soil Carbon Sequestration by Conservation Agriculture in China
  2. Hai-Lin Zhang, Rattan Lal, Xin Zhao, Jian-Fu Xue and Fu Chen

  3. A Meta-analysis and Review of Plant-Growth Response to Humic Substances: Practical Implications for Agriculture
  4. Michael T. Rose, Antonio F. Patti, Karen Little, Alicia L. Brown, W. Roy Jackson and Timothy R. Cavagnaro

  5. Properties and Management of Acid Sulfate Soils in Southeast Asia for Sustainable Cultivation of Rice, Oil Palm and Cocoa
  6. J. Shamshuddin, A. Elisa Azura, M.A.R.S. Shazana, C.I. Fauziah, Q.A. Panhwar and U. A. Naher

  7. Plant Responses to Limited Moisture and Phosphorus Availability — A Meta-Analysis
  8. Lalith D. B. Suriyagoda, Megan H. Ryan, Michael Renton and Hans Lambers

  9. Elicitation: An Underutilized Tool for the Development of Medicinal Plants as a Source for Therapeutic Secondary Metabolites

    Jonathan Gorelick and Nirit Bernstein