skip to content
Advances in agronomy. Volume 85 Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Advances in agronomy. Volume 85

Author: Donald L Sparks
Publisher: Amsterdam ; Boston : Elsevier/Academic Press, ©2005.
Series: Advances in Agronomy.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
Advances in Agronomy continues to be recognized as a leading reference and a first-rate source of the latest research in agronomy. Major reviews deal with the current topics of interest to agronomists, as well as crop and soil scientists. As always, the subjects covered are varied and exemplary of the myriad subject matter dealt with by this long-running serial. Editor Donald Sparks, former president of the Soil  Read more...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy online

Links to this item

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Electronic books
Periodicals
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Advances in agronomy. Volume 85.
Amsterdam ; Boston : Elsevier/Academic Press, ©2005
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Donald L Sparks
ISBN: 9780080490182 0080490182 0120007835 9780120007837
OCLC Number: 156646643
Notes: Title from PDF title page (viewed July 17, 2007).
Description: 1 online resource.
Contents: Front Cover; Advances in Agronomy; Copyright Page; Contents; Contributors; Preface; Chapter 1. Advances in Hydropedology; I. Introduction; II. Hydropedology as an Intertwined Branch of Soil Science and Hydrology; III. Fundamentals and Applications of Hydropedology; IV. Future Needs in Advancing Hydropedology; V. Concluding Remark; Acknowledgements; Reference; Chapter 2. Bioindustrial and Biopharmaceutical Products Produced in Plants; I. Introduction; II. Technology Options; III. Production Options; IV. Products; V. Public Acceptance; VI. Conclusions and Future; References. Chapter 3. Assessing the Potential for Pathogen Transfer from Grassland Soils to Surface WatersI. Introduction; II. Pathogens in Livestock Wastes; III. Detection and Enumeration Techniques; IV. Transfer from Soil to Water; V. The Role of Colloids in Facilitating Transfer; VI. Factors Affecting Survival; VII. Concluding Remarks; References; Chapter 4. Developing Existing Plant Root System Architecture Models to Meet Future Agricultural Challenges; I. Introduction; II. Current Work; III. Model Processes; IV. Extending the Scope of Current Models; V. Structure of an Integrated Model. VI. Concluding RemarksAcknowledgments; References; Chapter 5. Labile Organic Matter Fractions as Central Components of the Quality of Agricultural Soils: An Overview; I. Introduction; II. Total Soil Organic Matter; III. Particulate Organic Matter; IV. Dissolved Organic Matter; V. Extractable Forms of Organic Matter; VI. Potentially Mineralizable C and N; VII. Synthesis and Conclusions; Rererence; Chapter 6. Crop Residue Management for Nutrient Cycling and Improving Soil Productivity in Rice-Based Cropping Systems in the Tropics; I. Introduction. II. Avability of Crop Resident in Rice-Based Croping SystemIII. Management Option for Crop Residues; IV. Crop Residue Decomposition; V. Crop Residue Management Effect on Nutrient Availability in Soils; VI. Effect of Crop Residues on Soil Properties; VII. Biological Nitrogen Fixation; VIII. Phytotoxicity Associated with Crop Residue Incorporation into the Soil; IX. Weed Control and Herbicide Efficiency; X. Emission of Greenhouse Gases; XI. Agronomic Responses to Crop Residue Management; XII. Summary and Conclusions; XIII. Research Needs; References. Chapter 7. Aspects of Jojoba Agronomy and ManagementI. Introduction; II. Plant Description and Characteristics; III. Plant Production; IV. Genetics; V. Agronomic Practices and Plant Adaptation; VI. Diseases and Insect Pests of Jojoba; VII. Concluding Remarks; Acknowledgments; References; Index.
Series Title: Advances in Agronomy.
Responsibility: edited by Donald L. Sparks.

Abstract:

Contains seven reviews that discuss topics critical to agricultural and environmental sustainability. This volume is useful for agronomists, as well as crop and soil scientists.  Read more...

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/156646643> # Advances in agronomy. Volume 85
    a schema:MediaObject, schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
    library:oclcnum "156646643" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/Boston> ; # Boston
    library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3372231957#Place/amsterdam> ; # Amsterdam
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/ne> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3372231957#Topic/technology_&_engineering_agriculture_agronomy_crop_science> ; # TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING--Agriculture--Agronomy--Crop Science
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh87000678> ; # Crops--Genetic engineering
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3372231957#Topic/agronomy> ; # Agronomy
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/630.72/e22/> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3372231957#Topic/agriculture_research> ; # Agriculture--Research
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3372231957#Topic/allelopathy> ; # Allelopathy
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3372231957#Topic/technology_&_engineering_agriculture_agronomy_general> ; # TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING--Agriculture--Agronomy--General
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3372231957#Topic/soil_science> ; # Soil science
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3372231957#Topic/agriculture> ; # Agriculture
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3372231957#Topic/crops_genetic_engineering> ; # Crops--Genetic engineering
    schema:bookFormat schema:EBook ;
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/73942123> ; # Donald L. Sparks
    schema:copyrightYear "2005" ;
    schema:datePublished "2005" ;
    schema:description "Advances in Agronomy continues to be recognized as a leading reference and a first-rate source of the latest research in agronomy. Major reviews deal with the current topics of interest to agronomists, as well as crop and soil scientists. As always, the subjects covered are varied and exemplary of the myriad subject matter dealt with by this long-running serial. Editor Donald Sparks, former president of the Soil Science Society of America and current president of the International Union of Soil Science, is the S. Hallock du Pont Chair of Plant and Soil Sciences at The University of Delaware. V."@en ;
    schema:description "Front Cover; Advances in Agronomy; Copyright Page; Contents; Contributors; Preface; Chapter 1. Advances in Hydropedology; I. Introduction; II. Hydropedology as an Intertwined Branch of Soil Science and Hydrology; III. Fundamentals and Applications of Hydropedology; IV. Future Needs in Advancing Hydropedology; V. Concluding Remark; Acknowledgements; Reference; Chapter 2. Bioindustrial and Biopharmaceutical Products Produced in Plants; I. Introduction; II. Technology Options; III. Production Options; IV. Products; V. Public Acceptance; VI. Conclusions and Future; References."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/3372231957> ;
    schema:genre "Electronic books"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3372231957#Series/advances_in_agronomy> ; # Advances in Agronomy.
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3372231957#CreativeWork/advances_in_agronomy_volume_85> ;
    schema:name "Advances in agronomy. Volume 85"@en ;
    schema:productID "156646643" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/156646643#PublicationEvent/amsterdam_boston_elsevier_academic_press_2005> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3372231957#Agent/elsevier_academic_press> ; # Elsevier/Academic Press
    schema:url <http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=194919> ;
    schema:url <http://public.eblib.com/choice/publicfullrecord.aspx?p=294456> ;
    schema:url <http://site.ebrary.com/id/10186170> ;
    schema:url <http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/book/9780120007837> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780120007837> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780080490182> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/156646643> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/Boston> # Boston
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Boston" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3372231957#Agent/elsevier_academic_press> # Elsevier/Academic Press
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "Elsevier/Academic Press" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3372231957#Series/advances_in_agronomy> # Advances in Agronomy.
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
    schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/156646643> ; # Advances in agronomy. Volume 85
    schema:name "Advances in Agronomy." ;
    schema:name "Advances in Agronomy ;" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3372231957#Topic/agriculture_research> # Agriculture--Research
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Agriculture--Research"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3372231957#Topic/crops_genetic_engineering> # Crops--Genetic engineering
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Crops--Genetic engineering"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3372231957#Topic/technology_&_engineering_agriculture_agronomy_crop_science> # TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING--Agriculture--Agronomy--Crop Science
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING--Agriculture--Agronomy--Crop Science"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3372231957#Topic/technology_&_engineering_agriculture_agronomy_general> # TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING--Agriculture--Agronomy--General
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING--Agriculture--Agronomy--General"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh87000678> # Crops--Genetic engineering
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Crops--Genetic engineering"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/73942123> # Donald L. Sparks
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1953" ;
    schema:familyName "Sparks" ;
    schema:givenName "Donald L." ;
    schema:name "Donald L. Sparks" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3372231957#CreativeWork/advances_in_agronomy_volume_85>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
    rdfs:label "Advances in agronomy. Volume 85." ;
    schema:description "Print version:" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/156646643> ; # Advances in agronomy. Volume 85
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780080490182>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0080490182" ;
    schema:isbn "9780080490182" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780120007837>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0120007835" ;
    schema:isbn "9780120007837" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.