Sustainable Agriculture Reviews

Sustainable Agriculture Reviews

Volume 15

Editors: Lichtfouse, Eric (Ed.)

  • ​The book (and series) is a state of the art on the latest research in sustainable agriculture
  • This book series gathers review articles that analyze current agricultural issues and knowledge, then propose alternative solutions
  • It covers multidisciplinary topics and therefore help all scientists, decision-makers, professors, farmers and politicians who wish to build a safe agriculture, energy and food system for future generations
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About this book

Sustainable agriculture is a rapidly growing field aiming at producing food and energy in a sustainable way for humans and their children. It is a discipline that addresses current issues: climate change, increasing food and fuel prices, poor-nation starvation, rich-nation obesity, water pollution, soil erosion, fertility loss, pest control and biodiversity depletion. This series gathers review articles that analyze current agricultural issues and knowledge, then proposes alternative solutions.

About the authors

Eric Lichtfouse: PhD in organic geochemistry, INRA researcher in Dijon, France since 1992, he teaches scientific writing. He is also editor in chief of the INRA journal Agronomy for Sustainable Development, and founder and editor of the Springer journal Environmental Chemistry Letters.

Table of contents (10 chapters)

  • Seed Legislation in Europe and Crop Genetic Diversity

    Winge, Tone

    Pages 1-64

  • Postharvest Management of Fruits and Vegetables Storage

    El-Ramady, Hassan R. (et al.)

    Pages 65-152

  • Herbicides: History, Classification and Genetic Manipulation of Plants for Herbicide Resistance

    Vats, Sharad

    Pages 153-192

  • Nitrogen-Fixing Plant-Microbe Symbioses

    Rashid, M. Harun-or (et al.)

    Pages 193-234

  • Factors Influencing Farm Profitability

    Tey, Yeong Sheng (et al.)

    Pages 235-255

Buy this book

eBook $149.00
price for USA (gross)
  • ISBN 978-3-319-09132-7
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: EPUB, PDF
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $189.00
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-3-319-09131-0
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
Softcover $189.00
price for USA
  • Customers within the U.S. and Canada please contact Customer Service at 1-800-777-4643, Latin America please contact us at +1-212-460-1500 (Weekdays 8:30am – 5:30pm ET) to place your order.
  • Due: October 28, 2016
  • ISBN 978-3-319-38469-6
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Sustainable Agriculture Reviews
Book Subtitle
Volume 15
Editors
  • Eric Lichtfouse
Series Title
Sustainable Agriculture Reviews
Series Volume
15
Copyright
2015
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer International Publishing Switzerland
eBook ISBN
978-3-319-09132-7
DOI
10.1007/978-3-319-09132-7
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-319-09131-0
Softcover ISBN
978-3-319-38469-6
Series ISSN
2210-4410
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
IX, 407
Number of Illustrations and Tables
54 b/w illustrations
Topics