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Precision Agriculture for Sustainability - (Hardcover)

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This volume reviews the key elements of and advances in precision agriculture technology and applications.Part 1 looks at monitoring techniques, including proximal soil and crop sensors and remote sensing technologies. The book then goes on to discuss how this information is processed to identify management zones and input targets as well as the delivery mechanisms required such as variable rate application and targeted spray technologies. The final part of the book surveys the wide range of applications of precision agriculture, from controlled traffic farming to site-specific nutrient and water management.With its distinguished editor and international team of subject experts, this will be a standard reference for crop scientists and agronomists as well as all those concerned with improving the efficiency and sustainability of agriculture.
Number of Pages: 494
Genre: Technology
Sub-Genre: Agriculture
Series Title: Burleigh Dodds Series in Agricultural Science
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Burleigh Dodds Science Pub
Language: English
Street Date: November 6, 2018
TCIN: 52944174
UPC: 9781786762047
Item Number (DPCI): 248-49-8702
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