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By Prof. Peter Langridge,Dr P. Bramel,Dr Kellye Eversole,Jane Rogers,Beat Keller,Rudi Appels,Catherine Feuillet,Dr Alison Bentley,Ian Mackay,Dr Jacques Le Gouis,Malcolm Hawkesford,Prof. Martin A. J. Parry,João Paulo Pennacchi,Luis Robledo-Arratia,Elizabete C

Wheat is the main generally cultivated cereal on this planet and a staple nutrition for round three billion humans. it's been envisioned that call for for wheat may raise by means of as much as 60% through 2050. there's an pressing have to elevate yields within the face of such demanding situations as weather swap, threats from pests and illnesses and the necessity to make cultivation extra resource-efficient and sustainable.

Drawing on a global variety of craftsmanship, this assortment specializes in methods of bettering the cultivation of wheat at every one step within the worth chain, from breeding to post-harvest garage. quantity 1 experiences examine in wheat breeding and caliber qualities in addition to illnesses and pests and their administration. Chapters partly 1 assessment advances in realizing of wheat body structure and genetics and the way this has trained advancements in breeding, together with constructing types with fascinating qualities comparable to drought tolerance. half 2 discusses points of dietary and processing caliber. Chapters partially three hide study on key wheat ailments and their regulate in addition to the administration of insect pests and weeds.

Achieving sustainable cultivation of wheat quantity 1: Breeding, caliber qualities, pests and diseases can be a regular reference for cereal scientists in universities, executive and different study centres and corporations considering wheat cultivation. it truly is observed through quantity 2 which reports advancements in cultivation techniques.

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Achieving sustainable cultivation of wheat Volume 1: Breeding, quality traits, pests and diseases (Burleigh Dodds Series in Agricultural Science) by Prof. Peter Langridge,Dr P. Bramel,Dr Kellye Eversole,Jane Rogers,Beat Keller,Rudi Appels,Catherine Feuillet,Dr Alison Bentley,Ian Mackay,Dr Jacques Le Gouis,Malcolm Hawkesford,Prof. Martin A. J. Parry,João Paulo Pennacchi,Luis Robledo-Arratia,Elizabete C


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