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By C. A. B. International (corporate author), Max Frederick Rothchild (editor), Max Frederick Rothschild (editor) and Anatoly Ruvinsky (editor)

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9780851992297 | C A B Intl, June 11, 1998, cover price $245.00

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Product Description: During the last two decades, major advances have been made in mammalian genetics. New methods in molecular and cytogenetics, and in biotechnology have been developed. Many of these have been applied to investigating the genetics of sheep and to improving the production of wool, meat and milk...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By C. A. B. International (corporate author), Laurie Piper (editor) and Anatoly Ruvinsky (editor)

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9780851992006 | C A B Intl, December 18, 1997, cover price $300.00 | About this edition: During the last two decades, major advances have been made in mammalian genetics.

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Product Description: In recent years, there has been an increasing interest in the topic of farm animal behavior. This is partly an academic interest on the part of behavioral and animal scientists, but also stems from the more applied aspects of the subject as it relates to animal welfare...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780851991962 | C A B Intl, November 6, 1997, cover price $220.00 | About this edition: In recent years, there has been an increasing interest in the topic of farm animal behavior.

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Product Description: The domestication of wheat, more than any other plant, has allowed food to be produced in sufficient quantities to support community settlement, cultural development and population growth. Wheat is one of the major sources of energy, protein and dietary fiber in human nutrition...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780851991559 | C A B Intl, October 2, 1997, cover price $170.00 | About this edition: The domestication of wheat, more than any other plant, has allowed food to be produced in sufficient quantities to support community settlement, cultural development and population growth.

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Product Description: Less than two decades ago, the world was focusing on the impending food crisis across Asia, which was given little hope of ever being able to meet its rapidly growing food demand. Since then, Asia has made a quantum leap in food production...read more

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9780851991627 | C A B Intl, June 12, 1997, cover price $140.00 | About this edition: Less than two decades ago, the world was focusing on the impending food crisis across Asia, which was given little hope of ever being able to meet its rapidly growing food demand.

Product Description: *Data sheets on quarantine pests for the European Union and for the European and Mediterranean Plant Protection Organization. This book is the result of collaboration between EPPO and CAB INTERNATIONAL, sponsored by the Commission of the European Union, to prepare data sheets on pests of plants of quarantine significance for Europe and the Mediterranean region...read more

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9780851991542 | 2 sub edition (C A B Intl, March 20, 1997), cover price $475.00 | About this edition: *Data sheets on quarantine pests for the European Union and for the European and Mediterranean Plant Protection Organization.

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Product Description: Plant Adaptation and Crop Improvement focuses on the opportunities for increasing the efficiency of crop improvement by understanding the basis of variation for plant adaptation in agricultural production systems. Crop improvement strategies based on combinations of the statistical modelling methodologies used by plant breeders and the crop modelling methodologies used by crop physiologists/agronomists are developed and discussed...read more
By C. A. B. International (corporate author), M. Cooper (editor), Graeme L. Hammer (editor) and International Rice Research Institute (corporate author)

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9780851991085 | C A B Intl, January 16, 1997, cover price $250.00 | About this edition: Plant Adaptation and Crop Improvement focuses on the opportunities for increasing the efficiency of crop improvement by understanding the basis of variation for plant adaptation in agricultural production systems.

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Product Description: Understanding plant dormancy is of great consequence to the sustainable and efficient procurement of food and fiber for nutritional and economic benefits. The term plant dormancy embraces the processes that bring about a programmed inability within a plant to grow and develop in spite of suitable environmental conditions...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By C. A. B. International (corporate author), International Symposium on Plant Dormancy 1996? (other contributor) and Gregory A. Lang (editor)

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9780851989785 | C A B Intl, December 1, 1996, cover price $142.50 | About this edition: Understanding plant dormancy is of great consequence to the sustainable and efficient procurement of food and fiber for nutritional and economic benefits.

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Product Description: During the last 30 years, farmers have been strongly encouraged to adopt some form of conservation tillage, primarily for long-term environmental reasons. However, the experience of many farmers of no-tillage suggests greater short-term risk, in the form of reduced seedling emergence or crop yield or even crop failure...read more

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9780851991030 | C A B Intl, November 28, 1996, cover price $150.00 | About this edition: During the last 30 years, farmers have been strongly encouraged to adopt some form of conservation tillage, primarily for long-term environmental reasons.

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Product Description: In order to achieve economic efficiency, research organizations have established rigorous, quantitative methods for priority setting. One such organization, the Rockefeller Foundation, has drawn on this report to help determine the research goals it should emphasize in its funding...read more
By C. A. B. International (corporate author), Robert E. Evenson (editor), Robert W. Herdt (editor) and M. Hossain (editor)

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9780851989976 | C A B Intl, October 31, 1996, cover price $230.00 | About this edition: In order to achieve economic efficiency, research organizations have established rigorous, quantitative methods for priority setting.

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Product Description: Proponents of Integrated Pest Management (IPM) advocate its use to reduce or eliminate the use of chemical pesticides in agriculture, since excessive pesticide use may be a threat to both human health and the environment. Proponents of biotechnology believe that the use of novel products, such as transgenic plants with insect resistance, will reduce the need for chemical pesticides...read more
By C. A. B. International (corporate author) and G. J. Persley (editor)

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9780851989303 | C A B Intl, October 1, 1996, cover price $230.00 | About this edition: Proponents of Integrated Pest Management (IPM) advocate its use to reduce or eliminate the use of chemical pesticides in agriculture, since excessive pesticide use may be a threat to both human health and the environment.

By C. A. B. International (corporate author), G. A. Matthews (editor) and J. P. Tunstall

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9780851987248 | C A B Intl, February 13, 1996, cover price $209.00

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Product Description: Most previous publications on the classification of tapeworms (cestodes) have been based on compilations from the literature and are now dated. Thus there is a real need for up-to-date keys based on the re-examination of specimens and on a re-evaluation of the characters employed in cestode taxonomy...read more
By Rodney Alan Bray (editor), C. A. B. International (corporate author), Arlene Jones and L. F. Khalil (editor)

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9780851988795 | C A B Intl, October 1, 1994, cover price $275.00 | About this edition: Most previous publications on the classification of tapeworms (cestodes) have been based on compilations from the literature and are now dated.

Product Description: Increasingly, diseases are being identified as major constraints to the productivity and persistence of improved tropical pastures. This book provides a comprehensive review of diseases of tropical pasture legumes and grasses. The book represents a comprehensive, fully referenced sourcebook for plant pathologists and pasture agronomists...read more
By C. A. B. International (corporate author), Jillian M. Lenne (editor) and Peter Trutmann (editor)

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9780851989174 | C A B Intl, November 1, 1994, cover price $240.00 | About this edition: Increasingly, diseases are being identified as major constraints to the productivity and persistence of improved tropical pastures.

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Product Description: Of the natural enemies used in insect pest control, the parasitic Hymenoptera have been the most successful. Within this group, the Encyrtidae are one of six families that have been employed in this way. In the past 10 years, two species of encyrtids have been used successfully against two severe pests in agriculture in Africa, the cassava mealybug and the mango mealybug...read more
By British Museum (other contributor), C. A. B. International (corporate author), M. A. Hayat, M. Mayat and John S. Noyes

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9780851988955 | C A B Intl, February 13, 1996, cover price $172.95 | About this edition: Of the natural enemies used in insect pest control, the parasitic Hymenoptera have been the most successful.

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Hardcover:

9780387530130 | Springer Verlag, March 1, 1991, cover price $159.00 | also contains No Better Man

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