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Sustainable agriculture, Eric Lichtfouse ... [et al.] (eds.)

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Sustainable agriculture
Title
Sustainable agriculture
Statement of responsibility
Eric Lichtfouse ... [et al.] (eds.)
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Language
eng
Cataloging source
BTCTA
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
S494.5.S86
LC item number
S86 2009
Literary form
non fiction
NAL call number
S494.5.S86
NAL item number
S873 2009
Nature of contents
bibliography
Sustainable agriculture, Eric Lichtfouse ... [et al.] (eds.)
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 892-894) and index
Contents
  • I. Climate change. Soils and sustainable agriculture: a review; Soils and food sufficiency: a review / Rattan Lal -- Denitrification at sub-zero temperatures in arable soils: a review / Rebecca L. Phillips -- Re-thinking the conservation of carbon, water and soil: a different perspective / Thomas Francis Shaxson -- Cropping systems, carbon sequestration and erosion in Brazil: a review / Martial Bernoux,...[et al.] -- Influence of land use on carbon sequestration and erosion in Mexico: a review / J.D. Etchevers,...[et al.] -- Rhizodeposition of organic C by plant: mechanisms and controls / Christophe Nguyen -- Environmental costs and benefits of transportation biofuel production from food- and lignocellulose-based energy crops: a review / Enrico Ceotto -- Plant drought stress: effects, mechanisms and management / M. Farooq,...[et al.] -- II. Genetically modified organisms. Pharmaceutical crops in California, benefits and risks: a review / Michelle Marvier -- Coexistence of genetically modified and non-GM crops in the European Union: a review / Yann Devos,...[et al.] -- Agro-environmental effects due to altered cultivation practices with genetically modified herbicide-tolerant oilseed rape and implications for monitoring: a review / F. Graef -- Bacillus thuringiensis: applications in agriculture and insect resistance management: a review / Vincent Sanchis and Denis Bourguet -- Genetically modified glyphosate-tolerant soybean in the USA: adoption factors, impacts and prospects: a review / Sylvie Bonny
  • III. Biodiversity. Small eats big: ecology and diversity of Bdellovibrio and like organisms, and their dynamics in predator-prey interactions / Shemesh Yair,...[et al.] -- Identification of traits implicated in the Rhizosphere competence of fluorescent pseudomonads: description of a strategy based on population and model strain studies / Xavier Latour,...[et al.] -- Progress in mechanisms of mutual effects between plants and the environment / Hong-Bo Shao, Li-Ye Chu, and Biao Li -- Biodiversity: function and assessment in agricultural areas: a review / Boris Clergue,...[et al.] -- Mixing plant species in cropping systems: concepts, tools and models: a review / E. Malézieux,...[et al.] -- Saffron, an alternative crop for sustainable agricultural systems, a review / F. Gresta,...[et al.] -- Digital imaging information technology applied to seed germination testing: a review / Antonio Dell' Aquila -- IV. Alternative control. Managing weeds with a dualistic approach of prevention and control: a review / Randy L. Anderson -- Mechanical destruction of weeds: a review / D. Chicouene -- Sustainable pest management for cotton production: a review / Jean-Philippe Deguine, Pierre Ferron, and Derek Russell -- Role of nutrients in controlling plant diseases in sustainable agriculture: a review / Christos Dordas -- Crop protection, biological control, habitat management and integrated farming / Pierre Ferron and Jean-Philippe Deguine -- Using grassed strips to limit pesticide transfer to surface water: a review / Jean-Guillaume Lacas,...[et al.] -- V. Alternative fertilisation. Recycling biosolids and lake-dredged materials to pasture-based animal agriculture: alternative nutrient sources for forage productivity and sustainability: a review / Gilbert C. Sigua -- Symbiotic nitrogen fixation in legume nodules: process and signaling: a review / Neera Garg and Geetanjali -- Factors responsible for nitrate accumulation: a review / Anjana,Shahid Umar, and Muhammad Iqbal -- Role of phosphate solubilizing microorganisms in sustainable agriculture, a review / Mohammad Saghir Khan, Almas Zaidi, and Parvaze A. Wani -- Iron and zinc biofortification strategies in dicot plants by intercropping with gramineous species; a review / Y. Zuo and F. Zhang -- Soil exploration and resource acquisition by plant roots: an architectural and modeling point of view / Claude Doussan Loïc Pagès, and Alain Pierret -- Methods for studying root colonization by introduced beneficial bacteria / Elisa Gamalero,...[et al.]
  • VI. New farming systems. Sustainable urban agriculture in developing countries; a review / Hubert de Bon, Laurent Parrot, and Paule Moustier -- Nitrogen, sustainable agriculture and food security: a review / J.H.J. Spiertz -- Conversion to organic farming: a multidimensional research object at the crossroads of agricultural and social sciences: a review / Stéphane Bellon and Claire Lamine -- Triggering transitions towards sustainable development of the Dutch agricultural sector: transforum's approach / A. Veldkamp,...[et al.] -- Spatialising crop models / Robert Faivre,...[et al.] -- Iterative design and evaluation of rule-based cropping systems: methodology and case studies, a review / Philippe Debaeke,...[et al.] -- Agri-environmental indicators t assess cropping and farming systems: a review / Christian Bockstaller,...[et al.] -- Methodological progress in on-farm regional agronomic diagnosis: a review / Thierry Doré,...[et al.] -- Ex ante assessment of the sustainability of alternative cropping systems: implications for using multi-criteria decisions-aid methods, a review / Walid Sadok,...[et al.] -- Comparison of methods to assess the sustainability of agricultural systems: a review / Christian Bockstaller,...[et al.] -- Soil-erosion and runoff prevention by plant covers: a review / Víctor Hugo Durán Zuazo and Carmen Rocío Rodríguez Pleguezuelo -- Integration of soil structure variations with time and space into models for crop management: a review / J. Roger-Estrade,...[et al.] -- Management of grazing systems: from decision and biophysical models to principles for action / Michel Duru and Bernard Hubert -- VII. Pollutants in agrosystems. Cadmium in soils and cereal grains after sewage-sludge application on French soils: a review / Denis Baize -- Mobility, turnover and storage of pollutants in soils, sediments and waters: achievements and results of the EU project AquaTerra, a review / J.A.C. Barth,...[et al.] / Effect of metal toxicity on plant growth and metabolism: I. Zinc / Gyana Ranjan Rout and Premananda Das -- Phytoremediation of organic pollutants using mycorrhizal plants: a new aspect of rhizosphere interactions / Erik Jautris Joner and Corinne Leyval
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