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    • Huyghe , Christian; Bergeret , Pascal; Svedin , Uno (2016)
      This book focuses on innovation in the agri-food system and the new paradigm drawn by bioeconomic approaches and principles. It draws on contributions presented during the 29th EURAGRI annual conference held in Luxemburg ...
    • Chattopadhyay, Chirantan; Kolte, S.J.; Waliyar, Farid (2015)
      Diseases of Edible Oilseed Crops presents an unprecedentedly thorough collection of information on the diseases of cultivated annual oilseed crops, including peanut, rapeseed-mustard, sesame, soybean, sunflower, and ...
    • Exenberger, Andreas; Hartmann, Simon (2010)
    • Leonardo, Casini (2009)
      This book publishes the results of the inter-regional project on "Evolutionary dynamics of agricultural enterprises and multifunctionality". Starting from the identification of a shared theoretical framework of the concept ...
    • Fre, Zeremarian (2018)
      Beni-Amer cattle owners in the western part of the Horn of Africa are not only masters in cattle breeding, they are also knowledge sovereign, in terms of owning productive genes of cattle and the cognitive knowledge base ...
    • Casini, Leonardo; Marone, Enrico; Menghini, Silvio (2003)
      The book illustrates the results of a wide-ranging survey of the overall situation of the olive oil market and the Italian production chain for olives and olive oil. Based on the results of this investigation, two possible ...
    • Le Mouël , Chantal; De Lattre-Gasquet , Marie; Mora , Olivier (2018)
      "After a first foresight study on ‘World food security in 2050’ (Agrimonde), CIRAD and INRA have turned their attention to a new foresight exercise on ‘Land use and food security in 2050’ (Agrimonde-Terra). This new study ...
    • Turner, Michael (2013)
      A complete guide on seed production and distribution in tropical regions: technical aspects and organisation of seed production, basic principles for plant improvement and seed biology, management of operations relating ...
    • Small, Ernest (2013)
      Many North American plants have characteristics that are especially promising for creating varieties needed to expand food production, and there are excellent prospects of generating new economically competitive crops from ...
    • Merri, Maryvonne; Képhaliacos , Charilaos (2016)
      Faced with advancing technology and their entitlement to exploit this living resource, farmers and fishermen are questioning their very livelihood and how to change it. This book examines elements contributing to the reasons ...
    • Zhang, Qin (2015)
      Explores the Sustainable Development of Agriculture in Technology Precision agriculture technology, when properly integrated into the crop production process, can greatly improve overall production and sustainability. ...
    • Borras, Saturnino (2007)
      Using empirical case materials from the Philippines and referring to rich experiences from different countries historically, this book offers conceptual and practical conclusions that have far-reaching implications for ...
    • Roose, Eric J.; Lal, Rattan; Feller, Christian (2005)
      The most complete, nonpartisan source of information on this hot agronomic topic available today, this book brings together a diverse group of papers and data to resolve the debate between sedimentologists and soil scientists ...
    • van der Wal, H.; ter Keurs, W.J.; de Graaf, H.J.; van Brussel, N.A.; van der Weijden, W.J. (1985)
      Agriculture
    • Kabata-Pendias, Alina; Szteke, Barbara (2015)
      Trace Elements in Abiotic and Biotic Environments helps readers understand the fundamental principles and phenomena that control the transfer of trace elements. This book describes the occurrence and behavior of trace ...
    • Kirchengast, Christoph (2008)
      The book “Über Almen, zwischen Agrikultur & Trashkultur“ (About Alpine Pastures: agriculture and trash-culture) leads the reader from agricultural use of alpine meadows to touristic use and further to romanticistic views ...
    • Dang, Trung (2018)
      This book investigates why collectivised farming failed in south Vietnam after 1975. Despite the strong will of the new regime to implement collectivisation, the effort was uneven, misapplied and subverted. After only 10 ...
    • Ockendon, Nancy; K. Smith, Rebecca; V. Dicks, Lynn; J. Sutherland, William (2017)
      "Is leaving headlands in fields unsprayed beneficial for wildlife? Is paying farmers to cover the costs of bird conservation measures effective? Is using prescribed fire beneficial for young trees in forests? Does ...