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Proceeding of the 1st International Conference on Tropical Agriculture

Editors: Isnansetyo, Alim, Nuringtyas, Tri Rini (Eds.)

  • Contains a proceeding of papers presented during the Annual International Conference on Tropical Agriculture   Provides the recent research and development on tropical agriculture production systems for plant, terrestrial animal and aquatic animal to establish sustainable agriculture production in the tropics    Covers topics such as sustainable tropical agriculture, sustainable tropical fisheries, sustainable tropical animal production, sustainable tropical forestry, tropical animal health, and Innovative and Emerging Food Technology and Management 

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The proceeding of tropical agriculture is a proceeding of papers presented at the International Conference on Tropical Agriculture. Sustainability of agriculture production system is an important issue in the world, which includes all aspects of sustainable criteria, such as technical, socio-economic, and ecological aspects.
This book covers sustainable tropical agriculture, sustainable tropical fisheries, sustainable tropical animal production, sustainable tropical forestry, tropical animal health, and Innovative and Emerging Food Technology and Management.
The most common, challenging issues in plant, animal and fisheries production in the tropics are climate change, inefficiency production system, low technological innovation, decreasing environment quality, and the outbreak risk of pest and diseases. These issues are closely linked to the socio-economic condition of farmers as small-scale farms are dominant in this area. In addition, post-harvest technology is crucial to maintaining the high quality of products after on farm production.
This volume provides the recent research and development on tropical agriculture production systems for plant, terrestrial animal and aquatic animal to establish sustainable agriculture production in the tropics.

Table of contents (47 chapters)

  • Induction of Resistance Using Trichoderma spp. and Penicillium sp. against Banded Leaf and Sheath Blight (BLSB) Caused by Rhizoctonia solani in Maize

    Kusuma, Amarilisa (et al.)

    Pages 3-11

  • Detection of Resistance Against Begomovirus Using a SCAR Marker in Melon (Cucumis melo L. cv. Hikapel)

    Subiastuti, Aprilia Sufi (et al.)

    Pages 13-21

  • Influence of Cow and Chicken Manure on Soil Fauna Abundance and N Uptake by Rice in Conversion from Conventional to Organic Farming System

    Utami, Asih Indah (et al.)

    Pages 23-39

  • Genetic Diversity of Pyricularia oryzae, the Causal Agent of Rice Blast Disease, Based on Repetitive Element–Based Polymerase Chain Reaction

    Wicaksono, Danar (et al.)

    Pages 41-47

  • Effectiveness of Manure Addition and Mycorrhiza on Phosphorus Uptake and Yield of Maize in Kalitirto Inceptisol

    Rahmawati, Dasih (et al.)

    Pages 49-62

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eBook $269.00
price for USA in USD (gross)
  • ISBN 978-3-319-60363-6
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: EPUB, PDF
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $349.99
price for USA in USD
  • ISBN 978-3-319-60362-9
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Proceeding of the 1st International Conference on Tropical Agriculture
Editors
  • Alim Isnansetyo
  • Tri Rini Nuringtyas
Copyright
2017
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer International Publishing AG
eBook ISBN
978-3-319-60363-6
DOI
10.1007/978-3-319-60363-6
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-319-60362-9
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XIV, 656
Number of Illustrations
52 b/w illustrations, 73 illustrations in colour
Topics