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By Prof. Peter Langridge,Prof. Arun Kumar Joshi,Vinod Kumar Mishra,Simanchal Sahu,Prof. Peter J. Gregory,Christina K. Clarke,Dr Vijesh Krishna,Alwin Keil,Sreejith Aravindakshan,Mukesh Meena,Dr Q. Xue,J. Rudd,J. Bell,T. Marek,S. Liu,Tadesse Dessalegn,Tesfaye

Wheat is the main broadly cultivated cereal on the planet and a staple nutrition for round three billion humans. it's been anticipated that call for for wheat may possibly elevate via as much as 60% by means of 2050. there's an pressing have to bring up yields within the face of such demanding situations as weather switch, threats from pests and illnesses and the necessity to make cultivation extra resource-efficient and sustainable.

Drawing on a global diversity of workmanship, this assortment makes a speciality of methods of bettering the cultivation of wheat at each one step within the price chain, from breeding to post-harvest garage. quantity 2 studies learn in enhancing cultivation ideas. Chapters partly 1 assessment issues resembling style choice, seed and root progress, water and nutrient administration. half 2 is going directly to speak about broader concerns comparable to sustainable intensification and natural cultivation. the ultimate a part of the gathering covers methods of enhancing wheat cultivation within the constructing world.

Achieving sustainable cultivation of wheat quantity 2: Cultivation techniques may be a typical reference for cereal scientists in universities, executive and different study centres and firms fascinated by wheat cultivation. it's followed by way of quantity 1 which studies breeding, caliber qualities, pests and diseases.

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