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Handbook of Seed Science and Technology

Edited By: Amarjit S Basra

795 pages, b/w illus

Haworth Press

Paperback | Jun 2008 | #159888 | ISBN-13: 9781560223153
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NHBS Price: £76.99 $98/€92 approx
Hardback | Dec 2006 | #159887 | ISBN: 1560223146
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About this book

The Handbook of Seed Science and Technology is an extensive reference text for educators, students, practitioners, and researchers that focuses on the underlying mechanisms of seed biology and the impact of powerful biotechnological approaches on world hunger, malnutrition, and consumer preferences. This comprehensive guide provides the latest available research from noted experts pointing out the likely directions of future developments as it presents a wealth of seed biology and technological information.

Seed science is the all-important foundation of plant science study. The Handbook of Seed Science and Technology provides an integrative perspective that takes you through the fundamentals to the latest applications of seed science and technology. This resource provides a complete overview, divided into four sections: Seed Developmental Biology and Biotechnology; Seed Dormancy and Germination; Seed Ecology; and Seed Technology.


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