Wheat diseases and their management /

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Author / Creator:Mehta, Y. R., author.
Imprint:Cham : Springer, 2014.
Description:1 online resource (xii, 256 pages) : illustrations (some color)
Subject:Wheat -- Diseases and pests.
Life Sciences.
Plant Breeding/Biotechnology.
Plant Pathology.
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING -- Agriculture -- Agronomy -- Crop Science.
Wheat -- Diseases and pests.
Electronic books.
Format: E-Resource Book
URL for this record:http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/11087129
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Notes:Includes bibliographical references and index.
Online resource; title from PDF title page (SpringerLink, viewed August 21, 2014).
Summary:Wheat Diseases and Their Management addresses biotic and abiotic constrains to wheat production. Besides detailed illustrations and descriptions of the most important diseases of wheat in the world, it offers an updated view on the reemergence of some old diseases and the occurrence of new races of the pathogen. It deals with the sustainability of wheat production through precision agriculture and focuses on the importance of conservation tillage. The book also deals with pillars of integrated disease management which would be eco-friendly and reduce severity of diseases and yield losses, with acquired Latin-American experiences of more than 40 years.
Other form:Printed edition: 9783319064642
Standard no.:10.1007/978-3-319-06465-9