skip to content
The lentil : botany, production and uses Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

The lentil : botany, production and uses

Author: William Erskine
Publisher: Wallingford, UK ; Cambridge, MA : CABI, ©2009.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
This book provides a comprehensive review of current lentil research. It contains 26 chapters covering topics on lentil global production, supply and demand; origin, phylogeny, domestication and spread; plant morphology, anatomy and growth habit; agroecology and adaptation; genetic resources collection, characterization, conservation and documentation; genetic enhancement for yield and yield stability; breeding for  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
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Lentil.
Wallingford, UK ; Cambridge, MA : CABI, ©2009
(DLC) 2008045710
(OCoLC)263498253
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: William Erskine
ISBN: 9781845934880 1845934881 1282244027 9781282244023
OCLC Number: 435462765
Description: 1 online resource (xi, 457 pages, [8] pages of plates) : illustrations (some color), maps
Contents: Global production, supply and demand / W. Erskine --
Origin, phylogeny, domestication and spread / J.I. Cubero, M. Pérez de la Vega and R. Fratini --
Plant morphology, anatomy and growth habit / M.C. Saxena --
Agroecology and crop adaptation / M. Materne and K.H.M Siddique --
Genetic resources : collection, characterization, conservation and documentation / B.J. Furman [and others] --
Genetics of economic traits / B. Sharma --
Genetic enhancement for yield and yield stability / A. Sarker [and others] --
Breeding for short season environments / M. Matiur Rahman [and others] --
Improvement in developed countries / F.J. Muehlbauer [and others] --
Advances in molecular research / R. Ford [and others] --
Breeding and management to minimize the effects of drought and improve water use efficiency / R. Shrestha [and others] --
Soil nutrient management / S.S. Yadav [and others] --
Cropping systems and production agronomy / M. Ali [and others] --
Biological nitrogen fixation and soil health improvement / M.A. Quinn --
Mechanization / J. Diekmann and Y. Al-Saleh --
Diseases and their management / W. Chen [and others] --
Insect pests and their management / R. Ujagir and O.M. Byrne --
Virus diseases and their control / S.G. Kumari [and others] --
Weed management / J.P. Yenish [and others] --
Parasitic weeds / D. Rubiales, M. Fernández-Aparicio and A. Haddad --
Seed quality and alternative seed delivery systems / Z. Bishaw, M. Makkawi and A. Aziz Niane --
Nutritional and health-beneficial quality / M.A. Grusak --
Postharvest processing and value addition / Albert Vandenberg --
Food preparation and use / R.S. Raghuvanshi and D.P. Singh --
The impact of improvement research : the case of Bangladesh and Ethiopia / A.A. Aw-Hassan [and others].
Responsibility: edited by William Erskine [and others].

Abstract:

Chapters outline improvements in lentil production, such as water and soil nutrient management, agronomy, mechanization and weed management. Developments in genetics and breeding are discussed  Read more...

Reviews

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

Tags

Be the first.

Similar Items

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/435462765> # The lentil : botany, production and uses
    a schema:MediaObject, schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
    library:oclcnum "435462765" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/801866366#Place/wallingford_uk> ; # Wallingford, UK
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/enk> ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/801866366#Place/cambridge_ma> ; # Cambridge, MA
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/635.658/e22/> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/801866366#Topic/gardening_fruit> ; # GARDENING--Fruit
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/996200> ; # Lentils
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/801866366#Topic/lentils_research> ; # Lentils--Research
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85076011> ; # Lentils
    schema:bookFormat schema:EBook ;
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/77676491> ; # William Erskine
    schema:copyrightYear "2009" ;
    schema:datePublished "2009" ;
    schema:description "This book provides a comprehensive review of current lentil research. It contains 26 chapters covering topics on lentil global production, supply and demand; origin, phylogeny, domestication and spread; plant morphology, anatomy and growth habit; agroecology and adaptation; genetic resources collection, characterization, conservation and documentation; genetic enhancement for yield and yield stability; breeding for short season environments; improvement in Developed Countries; advances in molecular research; breeding and management to minimize the effects of drought and improve water use efficiency; soil nutrient management; cropping systems; biological nitrogen fixation and soil health improvement; mechanization; disease, pest and weed management; seed quality; postharvest processing and value addition; and food preparation and use. The last chapter presents field-based evidence of adoption of improved lentil cultivars from two cases: Bangladesh and Ethiopia."@en ;
    schema:description "Global production, supply and demand / W. Erskine -- Origin, phylogeny, domestication and spread / J.I. Cubero, M. Pérez de la Vega and R. Fratini -- Plant morphology, anatomy and growth habit / M.C. Saxena -- Agroecology and crop adaptation / M. Materne and K.H.M Siddique -- Genetic resources : collection, characterization, conservation and documentation / B.J. Furman [and others] -- Genetics of economic traits / B. Sharma -- Genetic enhancement for yield and yield stability / A. Sarker [and others] -- Breeding for short season environments / M. Matiur Rahman [and others] -- Improvement in developed countries / F.J. Muehlbauer [and others] -- Advances in molecular research / R. Ford [and others] -- Breeding and management to minimize the effects of drought and improve water use efficiency / R. Shrestha [and others] -- Soil nutrient management / S.S. Yadav [and others] -- Cropping systems and production agronomy / M. Ali [and others] -- Biological nitrogen fixation and soil health improvement / M.A. Quinn -- Mechanization / J. Diekmann and Y. Al-Saleh -- Diseases and their management / W. Chen [and others] -- Insect pests and their management / R. Ujagir and O.M. Byrne -- Virus diseases and their control / S.G. Kumari [and others] -- Weed management / J.P. Yenish [and others] -- Parasitic weeds / D. Rubiales, M. Fernández-Aparicio and A. Haddad -- Seed quality and alternative seed delivery systems / Z. Bishaw, M. Makkawi and A. Aziz Niane -- Nutritional and health-beneficial quality / M.A. Grusak -- Postharvest processing and value addition / Albert Vandenberg -- Food preparation and use / R.S. Raghuvanshi and D.P. Singh -- The impact of improvement research : the case of Bangladesh and Ethiopia / A.A. Aw-Hassan [and others]."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/801866366> ;
    schema:genre "Electronic books"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/263498253> ;
    schema:name "The lentil : botany, production and uses"@en ;
    schema:productID "435462765" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/435462765#PublicationEvent/wallingford_uk_cambridge_ma_cabi_2009> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/801866366#Agent/cabi> ; # CABI
    schema:url <http://public.ebookcentral.proquest.com/choice/publicfullrecord.aspx?p=455753> ;
    schema:url <http://dx.doi.org/10.1079/9781845934873.0000> ;
    schema:url <http://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/concordiaab-ebooks/detail.action?docID=455753> ;
    schema:url <http://www.myilibrary.com?id=224402&ref=toc> ;
    schema:url <http://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/columbia/detail.action?docID=455753> ;
    schema:url <http://www.myilibrary.com?id=224402> ;
    schema:url <http://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/gprc-ebooks/detail.action?docID=455753> ;
    schema:url <http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=284310> ;
    schema:url <http://public.eblib.com/choice/publicfullrecord.aspx?p=455753> ;
    schema:url <http://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/oldscollege/detail.action?docID=455753> ;
    schema:url <http://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/rdc/detail.action?docID=455753> ;
    schema:url <http://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/northernlakes-ebooks/detail.action?docID=455753> ;
    schema:url <http://site.ebrary.com/id/10314675> ;
    schema:url <http://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/macewan-ebooks/detail.action?docID=455753> ;
    schema:url <http://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/warw/detail.action?docID=455753> ;
    schema:url <http://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/norquest-ebooks/detail.action?docID=455753> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781845934880> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781282244023> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/435462765> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/concordiaab-ebooks/detail.action?docID=455753>
    rdfs:comment "from Ebook Central Academic Complete" ;
    rdfs:comment "(Unlimited Concurrent Users)" ;
    .

<http://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/gprc-ebooks/detail.action?docID=455753>
    rdfs:comment "from Ebook Central Academic Complete" ;
    rdfs:comment "(Unlimited Concurrent Users)" ;
    .

<http://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/macewan-ebooks/detail.action?docID=455753>
    rdfs:comment "from Ebook Central Academic Complete" ;
    rdfs:comment "(Unlimited Concurrent Users)" ;
    .

<http://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/oldscollege/detail.action?docID=455753>
    rdfs:comment "from Ebook Central College Complete" ;
    .

<http://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/rdc/detail.action?docID=455753>
    rdfs:comment "from Ebook Central Academic Complete" ;
    rdfs:comment "(Unlimited Concurrent Users)" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/801866366#Place/cambridge_ma> # Cambridge, MA
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Cambridge, MA" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/801866366#Place/wallingford_uk> # Wallingford, UK
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Wallingford, UK" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/801866366#Topic/gardening_fruit> # GARDENING--Fruit
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "GARDENING--Fruit"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85076011> # Lentils
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Lentils"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/996200> # Lentils
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Lentils"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/77676491> # William Erskine
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Erskine" ;
    schema:givenName "William" ;
    schema:name "William Erskine" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781282244023>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "1282244027" ;
    schema:isbn "9781282244023" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781845934880>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "1845934881" ;
    schema:isbn "9781845934880" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/263498253>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
    rdfs:label "Lentil." ;
    schema:description "Print version:" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/435462765> ; # The lentil : botany, production and uses
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

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