Biotechnology for Sustainable Agriculture

Biotechnology for Sustainable Agriculture: Emerging Approaches and Strategies is an outstanding collection of current research that integrates basic and advanced concepts of agricultural biotechnology with future development prospects. Using biotechnology with sustainable agriculture effectively contributes to gains in agricultural productivity, enhanced food security, reduced poverty and malnutrition, and more ecologically sustainable means of food production. Written by a panel of experts, this book is unique in its coverage of the broad area of biotechnology for sustainable agriculture. It includes intriguing topics and discussions of areas such as recombinant DNA technology and genetic engineering. Identifies and explores biotechnological tools to enhance sustainability Encompasses plant and microbial biotechnology, nanotechnology and genetic engineering Focuses on plant biotechnology and crop improvement to increase yield and resilience Summarizes the impact of climate change on agriculture, fisheries and livestock

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  • Author : Ram Lakhan Singh
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Pages : 446 pages
  • ISBN : 0128122382
  • Rating : 5/5 from 1 reviews
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Biotechnology for Sustainable Agriculture

Biotechnology for Sustainable Agriculture
  • Author : Ram Lakhan Singh,Sukanta Mondal
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release : 12 September 2017
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Biotechnology for Sustainable Agriculture: Emerging Approaches and Strategies is an outstanding collection of current research that integrates basic and advanced concepts of agricultural biotechnology with future development prospects. Using biotechnology with sustainable agriculture effectively contributes to gains in agricultural productivity, enhanced food security, reduced poverty and malnutrition, and more ecologically sustainable means of food production. Written by a panel of experts, this book is unique in its coverage of the broad area of biotechnology for sustainable agriculture. It includes intriguing

Microbial Biotechnology for Sustainable Agriculture, Horticulture & Forestry

Microbial Biotechnology for Sustainable Agriculture, Horticulture & Forestry
  • Author : D. Joseph Bagyaraj
  • Publisher : Nipa
  • Release : 07 May 2021
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The book is a comprehensive and detailed analysis of the subject. The book will be useful to students, teachers and researchers interested in microbiology, biotechnology, natural resource management, organic farming and sustainable agriculture, horticulture and forestry.

Applications of Biotechnology for Sustainable Development

Applications of Biotechnology for Sustainable Development
  • Author : Kunal Mukhopadhyay,Ashish Sachan,Manish Kumar
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 06 October 2017
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This book discusses different bioprocesses to produce value-added compounds, the science behind their production, the economics of their introduction to the marketplace, their environmental impacts, and their implications for world agriculture. It also provides insights into various technologies and protocols used. The major strength of biotechnology is its multidisciplinary nature and broad range of scientific approaches. Recent advances in various biotechnological fields are facilitating the production of fine chemicals, recombinant proteins, biomaterials and pharmaceuticals. Biotechnology plays an important role, especially

Microorganisms in Sustainable Agriculture and Biotechnology

Microorganisms in Sustainable Agriculture and Biotechnology
  • Author : T. Satyanarayana,Bhavdish Narain Johri,Anil Prakash
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release : 02 January 2012
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This review of recent developments in our understanding of the role of microbes in sustainable agriculture and biotechnology covers a research area with enormous untapped potential. Chemical fertilizers, pesticides, herbicides and other agricultural inputs derived from fossil fuels have increased agricultural production, yet growing awareness and concern over their adverse effects on soil productivity and environmental quality cannot be ignored. The high cost of these products, the difficulties of meeting demand for them, and their harmful environmental legacy have encouraged

Sustainable Agriculture Reviews 54

Sustainable Agriculture Reviews 54
  • Author : Vinod Kumar Yata,Ashok Kumar Mohanty,Eric Lichtfouse
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 10 September 2021
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This book reviews concepts and recent advances of biotechnological approaches for livestock production. Indeed, biotechnologies have recently emerged as powerful tools for animal breeding, genetics, production, nutrition, and animal health. Applications to the production of livestock such as cattle, camel, and poultry are detailed. Chapters also present biotechnological applications for diagnostics, animal nutrition, and animal food production.

Plant Biotechnology for Sustainable Production of Energy and Co-products

Plant Biotechnology for Sustainable Production of Energy and Co-products
  • Author : Peter N. Mascia,Jürgen Scheffran,Jack M. Widholm
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release : 15 September 2010
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This book is a collection of chapters concerning the use of biomass for the sustainable production of energy and chemicals–an important goal that will help decrease the production of greenhouse gases to help mitigate global warming, provide energy security in the face of dwindling petroleum reserves, improve balance of payment problems and spur local economic development. Clearly there are ways to save energy that need to be encouraged more. These include more use of energy sources such as, among

New and Future Developments in Microbial Biotechnology and Bioengineering

New and Future Developments in Microbial Biotechnology and Bioengineering
  • Author : Ali Asghar Rastegari,Ajar Nath Yadav,Neelam Yadav,Abhishek Kumar Awasthi
  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 01 June 2020
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New and Future Developments in Microbial Biotechnology and Bioengineering: Trends of Microbial Biotechnology for Sustainable Agriculture and Biomedicine Systems: Diversity and Functional Perspectives describes how specific techniques can be used to generalize the metabolism of bacteria that optimize biologic improvement strategies and bio-transport processes. Microbial biotechnology focuses on microbes of agricultural, environmental, industrial, and clinical significance. This volume discusses several methods based on molecular genetics, systems, and biology of synthetic, genomic, proteomic, and metagenomics. Recent developments in our understanding of

Agricultural Biotechnology in Developing Countries

Agricultural Biotechnology in Developing Countries
  • Author : Matin Qaim,Anatole F. Krattiger,Joachim von Braun
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release : 09 March 2013
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Biotechnology offers great potential to contribute to sustainable agricultural growth, food security and poverty alleviation in developing countries. Yet there are economic and institutional constraints at national and international levels that inhibit the poor people's access to appropriate biotechnological innovations. Agricultural Biotechnology in Developing Countries: Towards Optimizing the Benefits for the Poor addresses the major constraints. Twenty-three chapters, written by a wide range of scholars and stake-holders, provide an up-to-date analysis of agricultural biotechnology developments in Latin America, Africa and

Agricultural Biotechnology

Agricultural Biotechnology
  • Author : H. D. Kumar
  • Publisher : Daya Books
  • Release : 07 May 2021
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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 Some Crops. The Book Introduces The Concepts Of Participatory Plant Breeding And Diversified Site-Or Field Potential To Meet The Needs Of Small-Scale Farmers In Developing Countries Whose Traditional Wisdom

New and Future Developments in Microbial Biotechnology and Bioengineering

New and Future Developments in Microbial Biotechnology and Bioengineering
  • Author : Ram Prasad,Sarvajeet Singh Gill,Narendra Tuteja
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 20 February 2018
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Crop Improvement through Microbial Biotechnology explains how certain techniques can be used to manipulate plant growth and development, focusing on the cross-kingdom transfer of genes to incorporate novel phenotypes in plants, including the utilization of microbes at every step, from cloning and characterization, to the production of a genetically engineered plant. This book covers microbial biotechnology in sustainable agriculture, aiming to improve crop productivity under stress conditions. It includes sections on genes encoding avirulence factors of bacteria and fungi, viral

Environmental Biotechnology: For Sustainable Future

Environmental Biotechnology: For Sustainable Future
  • Author : Ranbir Chander Sobti,Naveen Kumar Arora,Richa Kothari
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 06 December 2018
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Environmental sustainability is one of the biggest issues faced by the mankind. Rapid & rampant industrialization has put great pressure on the natural resources. To make our planet a sustainable ecosystem, habitable for future generations & provide equal opportunity for all the living creatures we not only need to make corrections but also remediate the polluted natural resources. The low-input biotechnological techniques involving microbes and plants can provide the solution for resurrecting the ecosystems. Bioremediation and biodegradation can be used to improve

Microbial Biotechnology: Basic Research and Applications

Microbial Biotechnology: Basic Research and Applications
  • Author : Joginder Singh,Ashish Vyas,Shanquan Wang,Ram Prasad
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release : 07 July 2020
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M​icrobial biotechnology is an important area that promotes advanced research into using microbes for value-added products, human nutrition, and the overall wellbeing of society. This book presents the latest information on the use of microbes for sustainable development, and highlights state-of-the-art biotechnological techniques used to harness microbial biotechnological traits on a commercial scale. Gathering contributions from authoritative researchers in the field, it addresses recent advances in microbial biotechnological approaches that offer sustainable options for future generations. Exploring a broad