Agricultural and Biological Sciences

  • Weed Biology and Control
    Weed Biology and Control
    Editor Vytautas Pilipavičius
    ISBN 978-953-51-2131-2
    134 pages, June, 2015
    All chapters downloaded 370 times.
    This book is a collection of chapters, concerning the developments within the Weed Biology and Control field of study. The book includes scholarly contributions by various authors pertinent to Agricultural and Biological Sciences. Each contribution c ...
  • Agroecology
    Agroecology
    Editor Vytautas Pilipavičius
    ISBN 978-953-51-2130-5
    230 pages, June, 2015
    All chapters downloaded 512 times.
    This book is a collection of chapters, concerning the developments within the Agroecology field of study. The book includes scholarly contributions by various authors pertinent to Agricultural and Biological Sciences. Each contribution comes as a sep ...
  • Biodiversity in Ecosystems - Linking Structure and Function
    Biodiversity in Ecosystems - Linking Structure and Function
    Editor Yueh-Hsin Lo, Juan A. Blanco and Shovonlal Roy
    ISBN 978-953-51-2028-5
    658 pages, April, 2015
    All chapters downloaded 3637 times.
    The term biodiversity has become a mainstream concept that can be found in any newspaper at any given time. Concerns on biodiversity protection are usually linked to species protection and extinction risks for iconic species, such as whales, pandas a ...
  • Soilless Culture - Use of Substrates for the Production of Quality Horticultural Crops
    Soilless Culture - Use of Substrates for the Production of Quality Horticultural Crops
    Editor Md. Asaduzzaman
    ISBN 978-953-51-1739-1
    172 pages, February, 2015
    All chapters downloaded 2293 times.
    Soilless Culture - Use of Substrates for the Production of Quality Horticultural Crops provides useful information on the techniques of growing horticultural crops using either inert organic or inorganic substrates and also on use of substrates consi ...
  • World Cotton Germplasm Resources
    World Cotton Germplasm Resources
    Editor Ibrokhim Y. Abdurakhmonov
    ISBN 978-953-51-1622-6
    320 pages, July, 2014
    All chapters downloaded 4153 times.
    Preservation of plant germplasm resources is vitally important for mankind to supply food and product security in the globalization and technological advances of the 21st century. Mankind preserved a wealth of available genetic resources of many plan ...
  • Oligomerization of Chemical and Biological Compounds
    Oligomerization of Chemical and Biological Compounds
    Editor Claire Lesieur
    ISBN 978-953-51-1617-2
    450 pages, June, 2014
    All chapters downloaded 6950 times.
    Many thanks to the authors for high quality chapters and to the referees for helping improve the manuscripts. The book is interdisciplinary, it covers fields from organic chemistry to mathematics, and raises different aspects of oligomerization. It i ...
  • Organic Agriculture Towards Sustainability
    Organic Agriculture Towards Sustainability
    Editor Vytautas Pilipavicius
    ISBN 978-953-51-1340-9
    282 pages, May, 2014
    All chapters downloaded 7995 times.
    Organic agriculture combines tradition, innovation and science to benefit the shared environment and promotes fair relationships and a good quality of life. This book is a compilation of 11 chapters focused on development of organic agriculture, the ...
  • Rice - Germplasm, Genetics and Improvement
    Rice - Germplasm, Genetics and Improvement
    Editor Wengui Yan and Jinsong Bao
    ISBN 978-953-51-1240-2
    316 pages, April, 2014
    All chapters downloaded 9546 times.
    Rice is a staple food for half of the worlds population mostly in Asia. Productivity of rice has largely been improved since the Green Revolution in 1960s. Further improvement of rice yield is necessary to keep pace with population growth, which is a ...