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Achieving Sustainable Cultivation of Rice : Cultivation, Pest and Disease Management (Vol 2) (Hardcover)

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The second of two volumes, this book contains 14 chapters that outline ways to improve the cultivation of rice at each step in the value chain, from breeding to post-harvest storage, focusing here on developments in cultivation techniques and pest and disease management in making production more efficient and sustainable. Researchers from across the globe address irrigation techniques; nutrient management; sustainable rice cultivation in coastal saline soils; dry-seeded and aerobic rice cultivation; processing rice straw and husks as co-products; yield gap analysis; developments in the system of rice intensification; assessing the sustainability impacts of rice cultivation; the biology, ecology, and management of rice insect pests; plant protection products; integrated pest management for sustainable cultivation; control of rodent pests; and integrated weed management. Annotation ©2017 Ringgold, Inc., Portland, OR (protoview.com)
Number of Pages: 406
Genre: Technology
Series Title: Burleigh Dodds Series in Agricultural Science
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Burleigh Dodds Science Pub
Volume number: 2
Author: Charles Wilson & Don Gaydon & T Pathasarathi & Bijay Singh
Language: English
Street Date: May 22, 2017
TCIN: 51556890
UPC: 9781786760289
Item Number (DPCI): 248-24-4060
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