Rice Production Worldwide

Editors: Chauhan, Bhagirath S., Jabran, Khawar, Mahajan, Gulshan (Eds.)

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  • Enriches the understanding of the importance of rice in global food security
  • Covers the characteristics of rice cultivars grown all around the world as well as their processes and products
  • Addresses production constraints in different areas of the world
  • Provides management strategies for rice weeds, diseases, and pests
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This book addresses aspects of rice production in rice-growing areas of the world including origin, history, role in global food security, cropping systems, management practices, production systems, cultivars, as well as fertilizer and pest management. As one of the three most important grain crops that helps to fulfill food needs all across the globe, rice plays a key role in the current and future food security of the world. Currently, no book covers all aspects of rice production in the rice-growing areas of world. This book fills that gap by highlighting the diverse production and management practices as well as the various rice genotypes in the salient, rice-producing areas in Asia, Europe, Africa, the Americas, and Australia. Further, this text highlights harvesting, threshing, processing, yields and rice products and future research needs. Supplemented with illustrations and tables, this text is essential for students taking courses in agronomy and production systems as well as for agricultural advisers, county agents, extension specialists, and professionals throughout the industry.

About the authors

Bhagirath Chauhan, Principal Research Fellow, The University of Queensland, Queensland Alliance for Agriculture and Food Innovation, Toowoomba, Australia
Khawar Jabran, Department of Plant Protection, Faculty of Agriculture and Natural Sciences, Duzce University, Duzce, Turkey 
Gulshan Mahajan, Department of Plant Breeding and Genetics, Punjab Agricultural University, Ludhiāna, India

Table of contents (18 chapters)

Table of contents (18 chapters)

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eBook 181,89 €
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Hardcover 228,79 €
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  • ISBN 978-3-319-47514-1
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Softcover 228,79 €
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  • ISBN 978-3-319-83755-0
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  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
  • The final prices may differ from the prices shown due to specifics of VAT rules
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Rice Production Worldwide
Editors
  • Bhagirath S. Chauhan
  • Khawar Jabran
  • Gulshan Mahajan
Copyright
2017
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer International Publishing AG
eBook ISBN
978-3-319-47516-5
DOI
10.1007/978-3-319-47516-5
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-319-47514-1
Softcover ISBN
978-3-319-83755-0
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
VIII, 563
Number of Illustrations
17 b/w illustrations, 39 illustrations in colour
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