Agricultural and Biological Sciences

  • Pesticides - Formulations, Effects, Fate
    Pesticides - Formulations, Effects, Fate
    Editor Margarita Stoytcheva
    ISBN 978-953-307-532-7
    822 pages, January, 2011
    This book provides an overview on a large variety of pesticide-related topics, organized in three sections. The first part is dedicated to the "safer" pesticides derived from natural materials, the design and the optimization of pesticides formulatio ...
  • Pesticides - The Impacts of Pesticides Exposure
    Pesticides - The Impacts of Pesticides Exposure
    Editor Margarita Stoytcheva
    ISBN 978-953-307-531-0
    458 pages, January, 2011
    Pesticides are supposed to complete their intended function without "any unreasonable risk to man or the environment". Pesticides approval and registration are performed "taking into account the economic, social and environmental costs and benefits o ...
  • Herbicides, Theory and Applications
    Herbicides, Theory and Applications
    Editor Sonia Soloneski and Marcelo L. Larramendy
    ISBN 978-953-307-975-2
    622 pages, January, 2011
    The content selected in Herbicides, Theory and Applications is intended to provide researchers, producers and consumers of herbicides an overview of the latest scientific achievements. Although we are dealing with many diverse and different topics, w ...
  • Fungicides
    Editor Odile Carisse
    ISBN 978-953-307-266-1
    548 pages, December, 2010
    Plant and plant products are affected by a large number of plant pathogens among which fungal pathogens. These diseases play a major role in the current deficit of food supply worldwide. Various control strategies were developed to reduce the negativ ...