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This third edition of the successful textbook provides an updated introduction to the science and technology of seeds. It presents a straightforward exploration of the seed as a biological system, from its origin to its ultimate determination, and examines the fundamentals of how seeds are produced, conditioned, evaluated, and distributed in modern agriculture. This edition has been thoroughly revised and contains a fascinating new chapter on seed enhancement which reflects the advances made in new physiological and molecular biology techniques. The discussion includes pelletization, embryo encapsulation or 'artificial seeds', and hormone-treated seeds. Principles of Seed Science and Technology, Third edition gives advanced undergraduate students the current state of the art and future trends in seed technology. Newcomers to the field will also benefit from the volume's straightforward style and in-depth treatment of the subject.About the Author:
Miller B. McDonald is in the Department of Agronomy at Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio.
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Book Description Burgess Pub. Co, 1976. Condition: Very Good. Former Library book. Great condition for a used book! Minimal wear. Seller Inventory # GRP70074497
Book Description Burgess Pub. Co, 1976. Condition: Good. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. Seller Inventory # GRP36010600
Book Description Burgess Pub. Co, 1976. Condition: Good. Ships from the UK. Former Library book. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. Seller Inventory # GRP101992137
Book Description Burgess Pub Co, Minneapolis, MN, 1976. Hard Cover. Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. Ex-library copy with the usual stamps and markings. Interior pages clean and unmarked; tight binding. 369 pages. Pictorial cover. Contents: Reproductive Processes in Plants; Seed Formation and Development; The Chemistry of Seeds; Seed Germination; Seed Viability and Viability Testing; Seed Dormancy; Seed and Seedling Vigor; Seed Longevity and Deterioration; Seed Production; Seed Processing and Handling; Seed Drying; Seed Testing; Seed Certification; Seed Marketing; Seed Legislation and Law Enforcement; Glossary; Index. Seller Inventory # 126574
Book Description Burgess Pub. Co, 1976. Hardcover. Condition: Used: Good. Seller Inventory # SONG0808703617
Book Description Minneapolis: Burgess Publishing Company, 1976, Minneapolis, 1976. Decorative Boards. No Jacket. First Edition. Decorative Boards. No Jacket. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Book is near fine, owners inscription to endpaper, pp 369, Index, Glossary, Illustrated throughout. Seller Inventory # 001411
Book Description Burgess Pub. Co, 1976. Hardcover. Condition: Good. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. May be ex-library. Shipping & Handling by region. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!. Seller Inventory # 0808703617