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: 978-0-12-420225-2

Table of Contents

  1. Bioavailability, Toxicity and Fate of Manufactured Nanomaterials in Terrestrial Ecosystems
  2. Jonathan D. Judy and Paul M. Bertsch

  3. Global Warming and its Possible Impact on Agriculture in India
  4. Bhagirath Singh Chauhan, Prabhjyot-Kaur, Gulshan Mahajan, Ramanjit Kaur Randhawa, Harpreet Singh and Manjit S. Kang

  5. Today’s Use of Haploids in Corn Plant Breeding
  6. David F. Weber

  7. Major Issues of Diffuse Reflectance NIR Spectroscopy in the Specific Context of Soil Carbon Content Estimation - A Review
  8. Alexia Gobrecht, Jean-Michel Roger and Veronique Bellon-Maurel

  9. Phosphorus-Its Efficient Use in Agriculture
  10. A.Edward Johnston, Paul R. Poulton, Paul. E Fixen and Denis Curtin

  11. Decision Support Systems to Manage Irrigation in Agriculture

    Michele Rinaldi and Zhenli He