Bioresources Technology for Sustainable Agriculture

by Kannaiyan, S

ISBN: 9789354612046
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Imprint : Associated Publishing Company
Year : 2023
Price : Rs. 14995.00
Biblio : v+422p.,tabls.,figs., 25 cm

Author Profile

Dr. S. Kannaiyan, Chairman, National Biodiversity Authority, Chennai is Doctorate in Agriculture Microbiology. He was a post Doctral Fellow in the University of London, UK and also at Charles Kettering Research Institute, Yellowspring, Dayton, USA. After Serving as Visiting Scientist in the University of California , Davis, USA, he shifted his focus on research work to biofertilizers for rice production and scaled to the higher peaks as an international scientist of biofertilizers.

About The Book

Bioresources Technology for Sustainable Agriculture is aimed to utilize the current knowledge on the biological resources for sustainable agriculture system. several leading senior scientists have contributed papers pertaining bioresources utilization. It is time to exploit and utilize the biological resources or biological wealth for the benefit of the human life and welfare. The biological resources are cost effective, efficient, environmentally safe, economically viable and ecologically sound but it is very important to utilize the biological resources for productive purpose. The book covers wide range of important topics such as composting coir pith, insects control by Neem products, biological fertilizers, bio- manure value of viscose factory waste, agricultural wastes utilization, oil palm waste utilization and green manures for crop production etc. and these technology oriented issue would play a key role in boosting the crop production systems in sustainable agriculture.