Advances in Agronomy Vol 141:2017

SPARKS, D L ed
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USA Elsevier Inc / Academic Press 2017
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9780128124239
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ix 276p
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E-BOOKS
AGRONOMY
BIOCHAR
LIVESTOCK PRODUCTION
CROP AND SOIL SCIENCES
Summary
Volume 141 contains five comprehensive chapters on the crop and soil sciences. Chapter 1 is a review on the molecular understanding of long-term aging of biochar, with particular emphasis on agriculture and the environment. Chapter 2 is an interesting commentary on the status of Brazilian agriculture, including a historical perspective, as well as the present and future outlook. Chapter 3 deals with naturally occurring silicate minerals as an alternative source of potassium, with emphasis on both challenges and opportunities. Chapter 4 is a timely review on livestock production and its impact on nutrient pollution and greenhouse gas emissions. Chapter 5 is a comprehensive review on cocoa.