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Advances in Agronomy, Volume 66

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Series: Advances in Agronomy Volume: 66

Edited By: Donald L Sparks

Academic Press

Hardback | Dec 1999 | #97586 | ISBN: 0120007665
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About this book

This latest volume contains five reviews covering key contemporary topics in agronomy. As always, the topics covered are varied and exemplary of the panoply of subject matter dealt with by this long-running serial. "Advances in Agronomy" continues to be recognized as a leading reference and a first-rate source of the latest and best research in agronomy. It covers: the Rhizosphere and its management to improve plant growth; advances in the understanding of Aluminum Toxicity and the development of Aluminum-Tolerant transgenic plants; mobile subsurface colloids and their role in contaminant transport; transfer of phosphorus from agricultural soils; and, applications of molecular biology to plant disease and insect resistance.


Contents

G. D. Bowen and A. D. Rovira, The Rhizosphere and Its Management to Improve Plant Growth. J. M. De la Fuente-Martinez and L. Herrera-Estrella, Advances in the Understanding of Aluminum Toxicity and the Development of Aluminum-Tolerant Transgenic Plants. R. Kretzschmar, M. Borkovec, D. Grolimund, and M. Elimelech, Mobile Subsurface Colloids and Their Role in Contaminant Transport. P.M. Haygarth and S. C. Jarvis, Transfer of Phosphorus from Agricultural Soils. A. F. Bent and I.-C. Yu, Applications of Molecular Biology to Plant Disease and Insect Resistance.

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