Description

Continuing the international tradition of Advances in Agronomy, Volume 48 highlights crop and soil science including hybrid improvement in tropical maize, pearl millet as food, feed and forage, cotton host plant resistance to insects, and electrochemical techniques applied to soils. This volume should be of interest to researchers and students in agronomy.

Key Features

@introbul:Key Features @bul:* Maize, pearl millet, and cotton crops * Reactions and availability of nickel in soils * Electrochemical techniques for soil analysis

Readership

Researchers and students in agronomy, crop and soil science, envionmental science, molecular biology and genetics, biotechnology, agricultural engineering, entomology, botany, horticulture, and forestry.

Table of Contents

1. Recurrent Selection for Population, Variety, and Hybrid Improvement in Tropical Maize -Shivaji Pandey and C. O. Gardner 2. Pearl Millet for Food, Feed, and Forage -D.J. Andrews and K.A. Kumar 3. Forms, Reactions, and Availability of Nickel in Soils -N.C. Uren 4. Electrochemical Techniques for Characterizing Soil Chemical Properties -T.R. Yu 5. History and Status of Host Plant Resistance in Cotton to Insects in the United States -C. Wayne Smith

Details

No. of pages:
313
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 1992
Published:
Imprint:
Academic Press
Print ISBN:
9780120007486
Electronic ISBN:
9780080563619