By Robert K.D. Peterson,Leon G. Higley

ISBN-10: 0849311454

ISBN-13: 9780849311451

realizing biotic rigidity and plant yield permits the sensible improvement of monetary selection making, an instrumental a part of built-in Pest administration. and extra, the impression of biotic damage on plant yield bears at once at the uncomplicated organic questions of inhabitants dynamics, existence heritage recommendations, neighborhood constitution, plant-stressor coevolution, and atmosphere nutrient biking. Biotic tension and Yield Loss is a complete evaluate of the newest conclusions of yield loss in entomology, weed technological know-how, and plant pathology, combining cutting-edge thought with profitable applications.

This ebook is exclusive in that it's the first to hide all biotic stressors, bugs, weeds, and plant pathogens, and their impression on plant yield and health. It specializes in present wisdom of yield and health loss in either average and agricultural ecosystems and on a physiologically established method of offer a standard foundation for contemplating and discussing biotic rigidity. by way of contemplating biotic tension in the context of plant ecophysiology, Biotic rigidity and Yield Loss makes an attempt to raise wisdom of biotic tension to an identical point as abiotic rigidity and makes a controversy for integrating the 2 forms of stress.

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