The Resource Soils, land, and food : managing the land during the twenty-first century, Alan Wild

Soils, land, and food : managing the land during the twenty-first century, Alan Wild

Label
Soils, land, and food : managing the land during the twenty-first century
Title
Soils, land, and food
Title remainder
managing the land during the twenty-first century
Statement of responsibility
Alan Wild
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A major challenge of the twenty-first century will be to ensure sufficient global food production to cope with the ever-increasing world population. Soils, Land and Food is aimed at undergraduates, graduates, agricultural scientists and policy makers and describes how technological approaches to soil management can increase and sustain food production
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
631.4
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
S591
LC item number
.W723 2003eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Soils, land, and food : managing the land during the twenty-first century, Alan Wild
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 223-242)
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Managing land for food production in the twenty-first century: an outline -- Natural resources for sustainable land management -- The development of agriculture and systems of land management -- Maintaining and improving soil fertility -- Land degradation and its control -- Raising yields: use of fertilizers -- Raising yields: water for rainfed crops and irrigation -- Managing change of land use: seven examples -- Increasing and sustaining agricultural production -- Increasing agricultural production: the examples of Africa, India and China -- Prospects and uncertainties
Control code
ocm57499286
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 246 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781280955907
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
unknown
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b27307967
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)57499286
  • ebscoaca0511076916

Library Locations

    • Deakin University Library - Geelong Waurn Ponds CampusBorrow it
      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
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