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  • Plants and Environment
    Plants and Environment
    Editor Hemanth KN. Vasanthaiah and Devaiah Kambiranda
    ISBN 978-953-307-779-6,
    284 pages, October, 2011
    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,
    532 pages, October, 2011
    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 ...
  • Pesticides in the Modern World - Trends in Pesticides Analysis
    Pesticides in the Modern World - Trends in Pesticides Analysis
    Editor Margarita Stoytcheva
    ISBN 978-953-307-437-5,
    526 pages, October, 2011
    The book offers a professional look on the recent achievements and emerging trends in pesticides analysis, including pesticides identification and characterization. The 20 chapters are organized in three sections. The first book section addresses iss ...
  • Pesticides in the Modern World - Risks and Benefits
    Pesticides in the Modern World - Risks and Benefits
    Editor Margarita Stoytcheva
    ISBN 978-953-307-458-0,
    572 pages, October, 2011
    This book is a compilation of 29 chapters focused on: pesticides and food production, environmental effects of pesticides, and pesticides mobility, transport and fate. The first book section addresses the benefits of the pest control for crop protect ...
  • Pesticides in the Modern World - Pests Control and Pesticides Exposure and Toxicity Assessment
    Pesticides in the Modern World - Pests Control and Pesticides Exposure and Toxicity Assessment
    Editor Margarita Stoytcheva
    ISBN 978-953-307-457-3,
    626 pages, October, 2011
    The present book is a collection of selected original research articles and reviews providing adequate and up-to-date information related to pesticides control, assessment, and toxicity. The first section covers a large spectrum of issues associated ...
  • Pesticides in the Modern World - Effects of Pesticides Exposure
    Pesticides in the Modern World - Effects of Pesticides Exposure
    Editor Margarita Stoytcheva
    ISBN 978-953-307-454-2,
    388 pages, September, 2011
    The introduction of the synthetic organochlorine, organophosphate, carbamate and pyrethroid pesticides by 1950's marked the beginning of the modern pesticides era and a new stage in the agriculture development. Evolved from the chemicals designed ori ...
  • Soybean and Health
    Soybean and Health
    Editor Hany El-Shemy
    ISBN 978-953-307-535-8,
    512 pages, September, 2011
    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 ...
  • Soybean and Nutrition
    Soybean and Nutrition
    Editor Hany El-Shemy
    ISBN 978-953-307-536-5,
    486 pages, September, 2011
    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 ...