Crop Stress Management and Global Climate Change

By: Vijay Mittal

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limate Change Will Pose Many Challenges To Agriculture In The Future, But By Taking An Integrative Approach To Predicting And Adapting To Change, This Book Will Inspire Researchers To Turn Those Challenges Into Opportunities. Both Biotic And Abiotic Stresses Occur At Various Stages Of Plant Development And Frequently More Than One Stress Concurrently Affects The Crop. Stresses Result In Both Universal And Definite Effects On Plant Growth And Development. The Book Provides An Integrated View Of The Challenges And Opportunities That Will Face Agriculture In The Future As A Result Of Climate Change. It Discusses Hoe The Stresses Resulting From Climate Change Can Be Overcome By Assessing, Measuring And Predicting Environmental Changes And Stresses, Identifying Opportunities And Adapting To Change And Responding To Multifactorial Change. Climate Change Will Pose Many Challenges To Agriculture In The Future, But By Taking An Integrative Approach To Predicting And Adapting To Change, This Book Will Inspire Researchers To Turn Those Challenges into Opportunities. (jacket) Contents: Preface. 1. Global changes in agriculture. 2. Crop evapotranspiration. 3. Global warming and dual crop coefficient production. 4. Impact of abnormal environment parameters. 5. Potential impacts of climate change. 6. Agricultural production. 7. Global potential to increase crop production. 8. Climate change in drylands. 9. Impact of high CO2 on plant abiotic stress. 10. Temperature transpiration and crop water usage. Index. Printed Pages: 315.

Title: Crop Stress Management and Global Climate Change

Author Name: Vijay Mittal

Categories: Agricullture & Farming, India,

Publisher: New Delhi, SBS Publishers & Distributors Pvt. Ltd.: 2012

ISBN: 9789380090504

Binding: Hardcover

Seller ID: 900225

Keywords: Crop Stress Management and Global Climate Change Vijay Mittal