Agricultural Biotechnology

Agricultural Biotechnology

Author: Margriet F. Caswell

Publisher: DIANE Publishing

ISBN: 0788112821

Category: Agricultural biotechnology

Page: 52

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Describes the economic, scientific, and social factors that will influence the future of biotechnology in agriculture. Shows that both private and public sector R&D are contributing significantly to the development of biotechnologies. A review of 23 published studies on the subject.
Agricultural Biotechnology
Language: en
Pages: 52
Authors: Margriet F. Caswell, Keith Owen Fuglie, Cassandra A. Klotz
Categories: Agricultural biotechnology
Type: BOOK - Published: 1994 - Publisher: DIANE Publishing

Describes the economic, scientific, and social factors that will influence the future of biotechnology in agriculture. Shows that both private and public sector R&D are contributing significantly to the development of biotechnologies. A review of 23 published studies on the subject.
Textbook of AGRICULTURAL BIOTECHNOLOGY
Language: en
Pages: 276
Authors: AHINDRA NAG
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-10-22 - Publisher: PHI Learning Pvt. Ltd.

Agricultural biotechnology plays a significant role in developing agri-culturally important crops that provide high yield with enhanced nutritional value and show improved resistance to pathogens. This book, a collabora-tive endeavour involving contributions from renowned academics from India and abroad, discusses the techniques of plant tissue culture, the funda-mental basis for
Agricultural Biotechnology
Language: en
Pages: 792
Authors: Arie Altman
Categories: Technology & Engineering
Type: BOOK - Published: 1997-11-06 - Publisher: CRC Press

This work integrates basic biotechnological methodologies with up-to-date agricultural practices, offering solutions to specific agricultural needs and problems from plant and crop yield to animal husbandry. It presents and evaluates the limitations of classical methodologies and the potential of novel and emergent agriculturally related biotechnologies.
Agricultural Biotechnology
Language: en
Pages: 407
Authors: H. D. Kumar
Categories: Agricultural biotechnology
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005 - Publisher: Daya Books

This Book Looks At The Application Of A Variety Of Biotechnologies To Agricultural Development. It Addresses Recent Concerns About The Sterile-Seed Terminator Technology And About The Biosafety Of Genetically Modified Foods/Crops, And Assesses The Potential Of Apomixis As A Possible Countervailing Strategy To The Adverse Effects Of The Terminator, For
Regulating Agricultural Biotechnology
Language: en
Pages: 732
Authors: Richard E. Just, Julian M. Alston, David Zilberman
Categories: Technology & Engineering
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006-12-26 - Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

This book presents the first thorough economic analysis of current agricultural biotechnology regulation. The contributors, most of whom are agricultural economists working either in universities or NGOs, address issues such as commercial pesticides, the costs of approving new products, liability, benefits, consumer acceptance, regulation and its impacts, transgenic crops, social