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Nitrogen fixation in tropical cropping systems

Author: K E Giller
Publisher: Wallingford, Oxon, UK ; New York, NY, USA : CABI Pub., ©2001.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats
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The second edition of this book, first published in 1991 and intended for students and researchers, contains revised and updated material on the theory and practice of nitrogen fixation in tropical cropping systems. There are 15 chapters in 3 parts. Part I, Introduction, contains 5 chapters on tropical environments (climate, soils and cropping systems), nitrogen fixing organisms, the process of nitrogen fixation,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version: Giller, K.E. (Ken E.).
Nitrogen fixation in tropical cropping systems.
Wallingford, Oxon, UK ; New York, NY, USA : CABI Pub., ©2001
(DLC) 00063026
(OCoLC)44764172
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: K E Giller
ISBN: 9781845933043 1845933044
OCLC Number: 230204399
Description: 1 online resource (xviii, 423 pages) : illustrations
Contents: Nitrogen Fixation in TropicalCropping Systems2nd Edition; Contents; Preface to Second Edition; Acknowledgements; Abbreviations; Introduction; Chapter 1. Tropical Environments: Climates, Soils and Cropping Systems; Chapter 2. N2-fixing Organisms in the Tropics; Chapter 3. The Process of N2-fixation; Chapter 4. Assessment of the Role of N2-fixation; Chapter 5. Cycling of Fixed N in Tropical Cropping Systems; Part II. Tropical Crops and Cropping Systems; Chapter 6. Cereal Crops and Grasses: Free-living, Root-associated and Endophytic N2-fixing Bacteria.
Responsibility: K.E. Giller.

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This second edition of the highly successful book, first published in 1991, contains thoroughly updated and revised material on the theory and practice of nitrogen fixation in tropical cropping  Read more...

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