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  • Recent Advances in Fish Farms
    Recent Advances in Fish Farms
    Edited by Faruk Aral and Zafer Doğu
    ISBN 978-953-307-759-8,
    Edited Volume
    262 pages, November, 2011
    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
    Edited by Dora Krezhova
    ISBN 978-953-307-721-5,
    Edited Volume
    336 pages, November, 2011
    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
    Edited by Hany A. El-Shemy
    ISBN 978-953-307-534-1,
    Edited Volume
    498 pages, November, 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 ...
  • Recent Trends for Enhancing the Diversity and Quality of Soybean Products
    Recent Trends for Enhancing the Diversity and Quality of Soybean Products
    Edited by Dora Krezhova
    ISBN 978-953-307-533-4,
    Edited Volume
    546 pages, October, 2011
    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 ...
  • Pesticides in the Modern World - Pesticides Use and Management
    Pesticides in the Modern World - Pesticides Use and Management badge badge
    Edited by Margarita Stoytcheva
    ISBN 978-953-307-459-7,
    Edited Volume
    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
    Edited by Margarita Stoytcheva
    ISBN 978-953-307-437-5,
    Edited Volume
    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 ...
  • Aflatoxins - Detection, Measurement and Control
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    Edited by Irineo Torres-Pacheco
    ISBN 978-953-307-711-6,
    Edited Volume
    376 pages, October, 2011
    This book is divided into three sections. The section called Aflatoxin Contamination discusses the importance that this subject has for a country like the case of China and mentions examples that illustrate the ubiquity of aflatoxins in various commo ...
  • Plants and Environment
    Plants and Environment
    Edited by Hemanth KN. Vasanthaiah and Devaiah Kambiranda
    ISBN 978-953-307-779-6,
    Edited Volume
    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 ...