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No other book in this field covers such a wide range of topics and can be applied to as many geographic areas as Agriculture, Fertilizers, and the Environment. The book is divided into three sections: the first dealing with sustainability in agriculture and the challenges to produce enough food while caring for the environment, the second with the benefits and problems of fertilizer use, and the third covers the possibilities and challenges for increased food production in the future. These provide a balanced scientific review of the issues relating to fertilizer use and how its impact can be minimized. Anyone interested in the environment will find this book helpful, as well as those studying soil, crop and environmental science.
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"Provides a balanced scientific review of environmental and sustainability issues relating to fertilizer use and how its environmental impact can be minimized. Early chapters discuss the role and sources of plant nutrients, and overview constraints on sustainable food production. Later chapters deal with principles of soil productivity, individual plant nutrients, and direct and indirect environmental issues affecting the use of mineral fertilizers. Final chapters outline challenges and opportunities for increasing cereal production and agricultural sustainability in major food-producing regions. Includes color photos and a glossary. The authors are affiliated with Norak Hydro ASA."--SciTech Book News
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Book Description CABI, 1999. Condition: Good. First. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. Seller Inventory # GRP93868809
Book Description CABI, 1999. Condition: Good. First. Former Library book. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. Seller Inventory # GRP63772842
Book Description CABI, 1999. Condition: Very Good. First. Ships from the UK. Great condition for a used book! Minimal wear. Seller Inventory # GRP97722535
Book Description Cabi Publishing, Oxon, 1999. Paperback. Condition: As New. No Jacket. Illustrated (illustrator). 1st Edition. 295pp. The book is as new. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Seller Inventory # 10256
Book Description New York, CABI Publishing, 1999. kart. 294 S., numerous figures, with colored photos, 24 cm, Guter Zustand / good condition. Sprache: Englisch Gewicht in Gramm: 1024. Seller Inventory # 572082