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  • Milk Proteins - From Structure to Biological Properties and Health Aspects
    Milk Proteins - From Structure to Biological Properties and Health Aspects NEW
    Editor Isabel Gigli
    ISBN 978-953-51-2537-2
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2536-5,
    294 pages, September, 2016
    Milk proteins have nutritional value and extraordinary biological properties. Research over the last decades has provided new insight into the structure and the function of milk bioactive peptides. Some of these peptides are delivered directly into m ...
  • Integrated Pest Management (IPM): Environmentally Sound Pest Management
    Integrated Pest Management (IPM): Environmentally Sound Pest Management NEW
    Editor Harsimran Kaur Gill and Gaurav Goyal
    ISBN 978-953-51-2613-3
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2612-6,
    198 pages, August, 2016
    This book is an update on environmentally sound pest management practices under the umbrella of integrated pest management (IPM). It consists of seven contributions from different authors providing information on pest management approaches as chemica ...
  • Plant Genomics
    Plant Genomics
    Editor Ibrokhim Y. Abdurakhmonov
    ISBN 978-953-51-2456-6
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2455-9,
    308 pages, July, 2016
    Plant genomics aims to sequence, characterize, and study the genetic compositions, structures, organizations, functions, and interactions/networks of an entire plant genome. Its development and advances are tightly interconnected with proteomics, met ...
  • Organic Fertilizers - From Basic Concepts to Applied Outcomes
    Organic Fertilizers - From Basic Concepts to Applied Outcomes
    Editor Marcelo L. Larramendy and Sonia Soloneski
    ISBN 978-953-51-2450-4
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2449-8,
    382 pages, June, 2016
    This book, Organic Fertilizers - From Basic Concepts to Applied Outcomes, is intended to provide an overview of emerging researchable issues related to the use of organic fertilizers that highlight recent research activities in applied organic fertil ...
  • Urban Agriculture
    Urban Agriculture
    Editor Mohamed Samer
    ISBN 978-953-51-2404-7
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2403-0,
    138 pages, June, 2016
    This book provides useful information about Urban Agriculture, which includes the production of crops in small to large lots, vertical production on walls, windows (window farms), rooftops (green roofs), urban gardens, farmer's markets, economic mode ...
  • Beekeeping and Bee Conservation - Advances in Research
    Beekeeping and Bee Conservation - Advances in Research
    Editor Emerson Dechechi Chambo
    ISBN 978-953-51-2412-2
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2411-5,
    250 pages, May, 2016
    Beekeeping and Bee Conservation - Advances in Research presents current issues in the field of bees in multiple contexts and ties together experiments conducted by some of the world's most renowned researchers. The authors' point-of-view and own rese ...
  • Fungal Pathogenicity
    Fungal Pathogenicity
    Editor Sadia Sultan
    ISBN 978-953-51-2393-4
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2394-1,
    136 pages, May, 2016
    This book is specially written for researchers at various levels, for example, in forestry, agriculture, industry, university and college laboratories. It describes the fungal pathogenicity; resistance behavior of fungal biofilms and its mechanisms; ...
  • Alternative Crops and Cropping Systems
    Alternative Crops and Cropping Systems
    Editor Petr Konvalina
    ISBN 978-953-51-2279-1,
    170 pages, May, 2016
    Alternative crops and cropping systems have importance in whole agricultural sector. As the name suggests, it is an alternative that can currently represent only a small economic importance. On the other hand, in some areas pose a new progressive dir ...