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 2012
  • ISBN: 978-0-12-394278-4

Table of Contents

  1. Agronomic and Ecological Implications of Biofuels
  2. Catherine Bonin and Rattan Lal

  3. Food Safety Issues for Mineral and Organic Fertilizers
  4. Rufus L. Chaney

  5. Mechanisms of Nickel Uptake and Hyperaccumulation by Plants and Implications for Soil Remediation
  6. Shanying He, Zhenli He, Xiaoe Yang and Virupax C Baligar

  7. Conservation Agriculture in the Semi-Arid Tropics: Prospects and Problems
  8. Ram A. Jat, Suhas P. Wani and Kanwar L. Sahrawat

  9. Green and Brown Manures in Dryland Wheat Production Systems in Mediterranean-Type Environments
  10. M. M. Roper, S. P. Milroy and M. L. Poole

  11. Productivity and Sustainability of the Rice-Wheat Cropping System in the Indo-Gangetic Plains of the Indian Subcontinent: Problems, Opportunities, and Strategies

    Bhagirath S. Chauhan, Gulshan Mahajan, Virender Sardana, Jagadish Timsina and Mangi L. Jat