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Crop Physiology: Some Case Histories

L. T. Evans - Nature - 1975 - 374 pages
Crops and world food supply, crop evolution, and the origins of crop physiology; maize; sugar cane; rice; wheat; soybean; pea; potato; sugar beet; cotton; The physiological ...
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Feeding the Ten Billion: Plants and Population Growth

L. T. Evans - Nature - 1998 - 247 pages
A unique and accessible account of the interaction between population growth and agricultural innovation.
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Wheat Science, Today and Tomorrow

L. T. Evans, William James Peacock - Nature - 1981 - 290 pages
This book was based on papers presented as a Symposium in honour of Sir Otto Frankel's 80th birthday.
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Crops & Man

Jack Rodney Harlan - Science - 1992 - 284 pages
"Jack R. Harlan conceived the prevailing concepts of how the activities of human societies have shaped the evolution of crops used for food, feed, and fiber. Harlan collected ...
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Breaking the Yield Barrier: Proceedings of a Workshop on Rice Yield ...

Kenneth G. Cassman - Crop yields - 1994 - 141 pages
Part I: Raising the rice yield ceiling; Part II: Extended abstracts of invited papers.
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Plant Breeding II

Kenneth J. Frey - Science - 1981 - 497 pages
Selection and breeding methods. Germplasm collection, preservation, and Use. Application of tissue culture and somatic hybridization to plant improvement. Chromosomal and ...
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Genetic Improvement of Field Crops

Slafer - Technology & Engineering - 1993 - 488 pages
Outlining successful breeding techniques to augment the yields of the world's major crops, this reference analyzes the physiological and genetic basis for past and potential ...
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