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Perspectives in World Agriculture

Perspectives in World Agriculture
  • Author : Commonwealth Agricultural Bureaux
  • Publsiher : C.A.B. International
  • Release : 14 April 1980
  • ISBN : 0987654321
  • Pages : 532 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 ratings
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Sustainable Horticulture Development and Nutrition Security (Vol. 3)

Sustainable Horticulture Development and Nutrition Security (Vol. 3)
  • Author : P. Nath
  • Publisher : Scientific Publishers
  • Release : 01 January 2018
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We all are indebted to nature for providing us food and its resources for our subsistence and survival. In the food domain, cereal and legume grains occupy the front line, whereas, horticultural crops have occupied the second line of defense. For healthy diet cereals and legumes provide us with carbohydrates and protein, whereas, fruits and vegetables provide us minerals and vitamins. Both macro- and micro- nutrients are essential for human growth and development. The fruits and vegetables are the major

Plant Genetic Resources

Plant Genetic Resources
  • Author : B. S. Dhillon,R.K. Tyagi,Sanjeev Saxena
  • Publisher : Alpha Science Int'l Ltd.
  • Release : 14 April 2021
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The agricultural paradigm is already undergoing a shift in focus from food security towards nutritional quality. Horticultural crops besides improving biological productivity and nutritional standards also have enormous export potential. This group of crops comprising fruits, vegetables, root and tuber crops, plantation crops, medicinal and aromatic plants, spices and condiments and ornamental crops, would constitute core of any such agro-economic strategy. In addition to supplementing the economy and national food grid by providing fresh and processed fruits, vegetable, nuts etc.,

Garden Alchemy

Garden Alchemy
  • Author : Stephanie Rose
  • Publisher : Cool Springs Press
  • Release : 18 February 2020
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Garden Alchemy is a hands-on guide for do-it-yourself gardeners who want to turn their garden into gold using natural recipes and herbal concoctions (while saving both time and money!). This gardening recipe and project book is packed with over 80 ideas to naturally beautify your garden, using organic methods that regenerate your soil and revitalize your plants. By following the processes that are closest to nature, it brings the gardener in sync with the garden, allowing plants to thrive with less

Plant Roots

Plant Roots
  • Author : Yoav Waisel,Amram Eshel,U. Kafkafi
  • Publisher : Marcel Dekker Incorporated
  • Release : 14 April 1996

The third edition of a standard resource, this book offers a state-of-the-art, multi-disciplinary presentation of plant roots. It examines structure and development, assemblage of root systems, metabolism and growth, stressful environments, and interactions at the rhizosphere. Reflecting the explosion of advances and emerging technologies in the field, the book presents developments in the study of root origin, composition, formation, and behavior for the production of novel pharmaceutical and medicinal compounds, agrochemicals, dyes, flavors, and pesticides. It details breakthroughs in genetics,