Agrometeorology: Principles and Applications of Climate Studies in Agriculture

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CRC Press, Apr 14, 2004 - Science - 447 pages
Learn how the climate can affect crop production!

Agrometeorology: Principles and Applications of Climate Studies in Agriculture is a much-needed reference resource on the practice of merging the science of meteorology with the service of agriculture. Written in a concise, straightforward style, the book presents examples of clinical appli
 

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Contents

Agrometeorology Perspectives and Applications
1
Solar Radiation and Its Role in Plant Growth
13
Environmental Temperature and Crop Production
43
Climatological Methods for Managing Farm Water Resources
69
Drought Monitoring and Planning for Mitigation
95
Climate Crop Pests and Parasites of Animals
123
RemoteSensing Applications in Agrometeorology
145
Role of Computer Models in Managing Agricultural Systems
179
Agroclimatological Services
209
Using Climate Information to Improve Agricultural Systems
237
Climate Change and Its Impact on Agriculture
263
References
291
Author Index
339
Subject Index
351
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