Agricultural and Biological Sciences

  • Research in Organic Farming
    Research in Organic Farming
    Editor Raumjit Nokkoul
    ISBN 978-953-307-381-1
    186 pages, December, 2011
    All chapters downloaded 36325 times.
    This book has emerged as a consequence of the difficulties we experienced in finding information when we first started researching. The goal was to produce a book where as many existing studies as possible could be presented in a single volume, makin ...
  • Fungicides - Beneficial and Harmful Aspects
    Fungicides - Beneficial and Harmful Aspects
    Editor Nooruddin Thajuddin
    ISBN 978-953-307-451-1
    254 pages, December, 2011
    All chapters downloaded 25723 times.
    Fungicides are a class of pesticides used for killing or inhibiting the growth of fungus. They are extensively used in pharmaceutical industry, agriculture, in protection of seed during storage and in preventing the growth of fungi that produce toxin ...
  • Recent Advances in Fish Farms
    Recent Advances in Fish Farms
    Editor Faruk Aral and Zafer Doğu
    ISBN 978-953-307-759-8
    250 pages, November, 2011
    All chapters downloaded 27928 times.
    The world keeps changing. There are always risks associated with change. To make careful risk assessment it is always needed to re-evaluate the information according to new findings in research. Scientific knowledge is essential in determining the st ...
  • Soybean - Genetics and Novel Techniques for Yield Enhancement
    Soybean - Genetics and Novel Techniques for Yield Enhancement
    Editor Dora Krezhova
    ISBN 978-953-307-721-5
    326 pages, November, 2011
    All chapters downloaded 26748 times.
    This book presents the importance of applying of novel genetics and breading technologies. The efficient genotype selections and gene transformations provide for generation of new and improved soybean cultivars, resistant to disease and environmental ...
  • Soybean Physiology and Biochemistry
    Soybean Physiology and Biochemistry
    Editor Hany A. El-Shemy
    ISBN 978-953-307-534-1
    488 pages, November, 2011
    All chapters downloaded 48332 times.
    Worldwide, soybean seed proteins represent a major source of amino acids for human and animal nutrition. Soybean seeds are an important and economical source of protein in the diet of many developed and developing countries. Soy is a complete protein ...
  • Recent Trends for Enhancing the Diversity and Quality of Soybean Products
    Recent Trends for Enhancing the Diversity and Quality of Soybean Products
    Editor Dora Krezhova
    ISBN 978-953-307-533-4
    536 pages, October, 2011
    All chapters downloaded 60117 times.
    This book presents new aspects and technologies for the applicability of soybean and soybean products in industry (human food, livestock feed, oil and biodiesel production, textile, medicine) as well as for future uses of some soybean sub-products. T ...
  • Plants and Environment
    Plants and Environment
    Editor Hemanth KN. Vasanthaiah and Devaiah Kambiranda
    ISBN 978-953-307-779-6
    272 pages, October, 2011
    All chapters downloaded 83072 times.
    Changing environmental condition and global population demands understanding the plant responses to hostile environment. Significant progress has been made over the past few decades through amalgamation of molecular breeding with non-conventional bre ...
  • Pesticides in the Modern World - Pesticides Use and Management
    Pesticides in the Modern World - Pesticides Use and Management
    Editor Margarita Stoytcheva
    ISBN 978-953-307-459-7
    520 pages, October, 2011
    All chapters downloaded 87727 times.
    This book brings together issues on pesticides and biopesticides use with the related subjects of pesticides management and sustainable development. It contains 24 chapters organized in three sections. The first book section supplies an overview on t ...