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Achieving Sustainable Cultivation of Cocoa : Genetics, Breeding, Cultivation and Quality (Vol 1)

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Volume 1 focuses on breeding and cultivation. Part 1 reviews the critical issue of enhancing genetic diversity. Building on this foundation, Part 2 summarises the latest research on breeding improved varieties. The third part of the book assesses improvements in cultivation techniques to make the most of these new varieties. The final part of the book considers safety and quality issues.With its distinguished editor and international range of expert authors, this volume will be a standard reference for cocoa scientists, growers and processors. It is accompanied by a companion volume which focuses on pest, disease and sustainability issues.
Number of Pages: 360
Genre: Technology
Series Title: Burleigh Dodds Series in Agricultural Science
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Burleigh Dodds Science Pub
Volume number: 1
Language: English
Street Date: May 18, 2018
TCIN: 53069456
UPC: 9781786761682
Item Number (DPCI): 248-54-3023

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