By K. P. Prabhakaran Nair

Major tree vegetation give a contribution considerably to the economic system of many constructing international locations at the Asian, African and Latin American continents. for instance, espresso is the most profit earner for Kenya. This publication presents a complete evaluate of the agronomy, botany, taxonomy, genetics, chemistry, economics, and destiny worldwide clients of a variety of vegetation that experience nice nutrition, commercial and monetary price resembling cocoa, espresso, cashew, oil palm and average rubber.

  • Discusses the foremost tree plants of serious fiscal worth to the constructing world
  • The writer is an eminent scientist who has received a number of awards for his paintings during this area

Show description

Read or Download The Agronomy and Economy of Important Tree Crops of the Developing World (Elsevier Insights) PDF

Similar botany books

The Agronomy and Economy of Important Tree Crops of the Developing World (Elsevier Insights)

Significant tree vegetation give a contribution considerably to the financial system of many constructing international locations at the Asian, African and Latin American continents. for instance, espresso is the most profit earner for Kenya. This e-book presents a complete evaluation of the agronomy, botany, taxonomy, genetics, chemistry, economics, and destiny international customers of a number of vegetation that experience nice nutrients, business and financial worth equivalent to cocoa, espresso, cashew, oil palm and common rubber.

Chemical Biology of the Tropics: An Interdisciplinary Approach: 8 (Signaling and Communication in Plants)

The mystique of the rainforest has captured the imaginations of generations of kids, explorers, authors, and biologists. it's a gentle atmosphere whose myriad sounds and scents, whose vibrancy of existence, is balanced by way of consistent cycles of dying and rot. it's a position of fierce pageant the place strange partnerships are cast and artistic survival recommendations are the norm.

Edible Medicinal And Non-Medicinal Plants: Volume 6, Fruits

This booklet keeps as quantity 6 of a multi-compendium on fit to be eaten Medicinal and Non-Medicinal crops. It covers suitable for eating fruits/seeds used clean, cooked or processed into different by-products, or as greens, cereals, spices, stimulant, suitable for eating oils and drinks. It covers chosen species from the subsequent households: Sapindaceae, Sapotaceae, Schisandraceae, Solanaceae, Thymelaeaceae, Urticaceae, Vitaceae and Winteraceae.

The Soil Underfoot: Infinite Possibilities for a Finite Resource

The biggest a part of the world’s nutrition comes from its soils, both at once from vegetation, or through animals ate up pastures and plants. hence, it is vital to keep up, and if attainable, enhance the quality—and for this reason sturdy health—of soils, whereas permitting them to aid the becoming global inhabitants. The Soil Underfoot: limitless probabilities for a Finite source fingers readers with ancient knowledge from a number of populations all over the world, besides present rules and methods for the clever administration of soils.

Additional info for The Agronomy and Economy of Important Tree Crops of the Developing World (Elsevier Insights)

Sample text

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.68 of 5 – based on 20 votes