Role of Plant Growth Promoting Microorganisms in Sustainable Agriculture and Nanotechnology

Role of Plant Growth Promoting Microorganisms in Sustainable Agriculture and Nanotechnology explores PGPMs (actinomycetes, bacteria, fungi and cyanobacteria) and their multidimensional roles in agriculture, including their increasing applications in sustainable agriculture. In addition to their traditional understanding and applications in agriculture, PGPMs are increasingly known as a source of nano-particles production that are gaining significant interest in their ability to provide more economically, environmentally friendly and safe technologies to crop growers. The book considers new concepts and current developments in plant growth, thus promoting microorganisms research and evaluating its implications for sustainable productivity. Users will find this to be an invaluable resource for researchers in applied microbial biotechnology, soil science, nano-technology of microbial strains, and industry personnel in these areas. Presents basic and applied aspects of sustainable agriculture, including nano-technology in sustainable agriculture Identifies molecular tools/omics approaches for enhancing plant growth promoting microorganisms Discusses plant growth promoting microorganisms in bioactive compounds production, and as a source of nano-particles

Produk Detail:

  • Author : Ajay Kumar
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Pages : 352 pages
  • ISBN : 0128170050
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
CLICK HERE TO GET THIS BOOKRole of Plant Growth Promoting Microorganisms in Sustainable Agriculture and Nanotechnology

Role of Plant Growth Promoting Microorganisms in Sustainable Agriculture and Nanotechnology

Role of Plant Growth Promoting Microorganisms in Sustainable Agriculture and Nanotechnology
  • Author : Ajay Kumar,Amit Kishore Singh,Krishna Kumar Choudhary
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release : 20 June 2019
GET THIS BOOKRole of Plant Growth Promoting Microorganisms in Sustainable Agriculture and Nanotechnology

Role of Plant Growth Promoting Microorganisms in Sustainable Agriculture and Nanotechnology explores PGPMs (actinomycetes, bacteria, fungi and cyanobacteria) and their multidimensional roles in agriculture, including their increasing applications in sustainable agriculture. In addition to their traditional understanding and applications in agriculture, PGPMs are increasingly known as a source of nano-particles production that are gaining significant interest in their ability to provide more economically, environmentally friendly and safe technologies to crop growers. The book considers new concepts and current developments in

PGPR Amelioration in Sustainable Agriculture

PGPR Amelioration in Sustainable Agriculture
  • Author : Amit Kishore Singh,Ajay Kumar,Pawan Kumar Singh
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release : 14 September 2018
GET THIS BOOKPGPR Amelioration in Sustainable Agriculture

PGPR Amelioration in Sustainable Agriculture: Food Security and Environmental Management explores the growth-promoting rhizobacteria (PGPR) that are indigenous to soil and plant rhizosphere. These microorganisms have significant potential as important tools for sustainable agriculture. PGPR enhance the growth of root systems and often control certain plant pathogens. As PGPR amelioration is a fascinating subject, is multidisciplinary in nature, and concerns scientists involved in plant heath and plant protection, this book is an ideal resource that emphasizes the current trends of,

Microbiomes and Plant Health

Microbiomes and Plant Health
  • Author : Manoj Kumar Solanki,Prem Lal Kashyap,Rizwan Ali Ansari,Baby Kumari
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release : 14 September 2020
GET THIS BOOKMicrobiomes and Plant Health

Microbiomes and Plant Health: Panoply and Their Applications includes the most recent advances in phytobiome research. The book emphasizes the use of modern molecular tools such as smart delivery systems for microbiol inoculation, next-generation sequencing, and genome mapping. Chapters discuss a variety of applications and examples, including the sugarcane microbiome, rhizoengineering, nutrient recycling, sustainable agricultural practices and bio-potential of herbal medicinal plants. Written by a range of experts with real-world practical insights, this title is sure to be an essential

Soil Health

Soil Health
  • Author : Bhoopander Giri,Ajit Varma
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release : 26 May 2020
GET THIS BOOKSoil Health

This book gathers the latest insights into soil health and its sustainability, providing an up-to-date overview of the various aspects of soil quality and fertility management, e.g., plant-microbe interactions to maintain soil health; and the use of algal, fungal and bacterial fertilizers and earthworms for sustainable soil health and agricultural production. It first discusses the past, present, and future scenarios of soil health, and then explores factors influencing soil health, as well as the consequences of degradation of soil

New and Future Developments in Microbial Biotechnology and Bioengineering

New and Future Developments in Microbial Biotechnology and Bioengineering
  • Author : Jay Prakash Verma,Catriona Macdonald,Vijai Kumar Gupta,Appa Rao Podile
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 02 September 2020
GET THIS BOOKNew and Future Developments in Microbial Biotechnology and Bioengineering

New and Future Developments in Microbial Biotechnology and Bioengineering: Phytomicrobiome for Sustainable Agriculture provides a comprehensive overview of the phytomicrobiome and a holistic approach for its various mechanisms, including plant growth, nutrient content, crop yield improvement, soil fertility, and health management. This book explores the genus- and species-specific endophytic microbes for developing an efficient indigenous microbial consortium for enhancing the productivity of sustainable agriculture. An essential resource for students, researchers, and scientists in the fields of biotechnology, microbiology, agronomy, and

Fungi Bio-prospects in Sustainable Agriculture, Environment and Nano-technology

Fungi Bio-prospects in Sustainable Agriculture, Environment and Nano-technology
  • Author : Vijay Kumar Sharma,Maulin P. Shah,Shobhika Parmar,Ajay Kumar
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release : 09 October 2020
GET THIS BOOKFungi Bio-prospects in Sustainable Agriculture, Environment and Nano-technology

Fungi bio-prospects in sustainable agriculture, environment and nanotechnology is a three-volume series that has been designed to explore the huge potential of the many diverse applications of fungi to human life. The series unveils the latest developments and scientific advances in the study of the biodiversity of fungi, extremophilic fungi, and fungal secondary metabolites and enzymes, while also presenting cutting-edge molecular tools used to study fungi. Readers will learn all about the recent progress and future potential applications of fungi

Microbial Endophytes

Microbial Endophytes
  • Author : Ajay Kumar,Vipin Kumar Singh
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing Limited
  • Release : 01 October 2019
GET THIS BOOKMicrobial Endophytes

Microbial Endophytes: Prospects for Sustainable Agriculture discusses practical and theoretical aspects of the use of endophytic microorganisms in agriculture, providing insights to the basic and advanced biotechnological application for long-term crop production. Chapters have been designed to deal with the various aspects of endophytic microorganisms including isolation, enumeration, characterization procedures, diversity anlaysis, role as biofertilizer, biocontrol agent, and microbial inoculants. Framed to discuss the present as well as future potential role of microbial endophytes in biotic and abiotic stress management,

Potassium Solubilizing Microorganisms for Sustainable Agriculture

Potassium Solubilizing Microorganisms for Sustainable Agriculture
  • Author : Vijay Singh Meena,Bihari Ram Maurya,Jay Prakash Verma,Ram Swaroop Meena
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 27 June 2016
GET THIS BOOKPotassium Solubilizing Microorganisms for Sustainable Agriculture

The potassium solubilizing microorganisms (KSMs) are a rhizospheric microorganism which solubilizes the insoluble potassium (K) to soluble forms of K for plant growth and yield. K-solubilization is carried out by a large number of saprophytic bacteria (Bacillus mucilaginosus, B. edaphicus, B. circulans, Acidothiobacillus ferrooxidans, Paenibacillus spp.) and fungal strains (Aspergillus spp. and Aspergillus terreus). Major amounts of K containing minerals (muscovite, orthoclase, biotite, feldspar, illite, mica) are present in the soil as a fixed form which is not directly taken

Microbial Endophytes

Microbial Endophytes
  • Author : Dr. Ajay Kumar,Radhakrishnan E.K
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release : 05 March 2020
GET THIS BOOKMicrobial Endophytes

Microbial Endophytes: Functional Biology and Applications focuses on endophytic bacteria and fungi, including information on foundational endophytes and the latest advances in relevant genomics, proteomics and nanotechnological aspects. The book provides insights into the molecular aspects of plant endophytes and their interactions and applications, also exploring the potential commercialization of endophytic microorganisms and their use as bio fertilizers, in biocontrol, and as bioactive compounds for other sustainable applications. Coverage of important and emerging legal considerations relevant to those working to

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
GET THIS BOOKMicroorganisms in Sustainable Agriculture and Biotechnology

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

Microbial Biotechnology

Microbial Biotechnology
  • Author : Jayanta Kumar Patra,Chethala N. Vishnuprasad,Gitishree Das
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 07 February 2018
GET THIS BOOKMicrobial Biotechnology

This edited book, is a collection of 20 articles describing the recent advancements in the application of microbial technology for sustainable development of agriculture and environment. This book covers many aspects like agricultural nanotechnology, promising applications of biofuels production by algae, advancements and application of microbial keratinase, biocontrol agents, plant growth promoting rhizobacteria, bacterial siderophore, use of microbes in detoxifying organophosphate pesticides, bio-surfactants, biofilms, bioremediation degradation of phenol and phenolic compounds and bioprospecting of endophytes. This book intends to bring the

Microbiology for Sustainable Agriculture, Soil Health, and Environmental Protection

Microbiology for Sustainable Agriculture, Soil Health, and Environmental Protection
  • Author : Deepak Kumar Verma
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release : 18 March 2019
GET THIS BOOKMicrobiology for Sustainable Agriculture, Soil Health, and Environmental Protection

With contributions from a broad range of experts in the field, this volume, Microbiology for Sustainable Agriculture, Soil Health, and Environmental Protection, focuses on important areas of microbiology related to soil and environmental microbiology associated with agricultural importance. The information and research on soil and environmental microbiology presented here seeks to act as a gateway to sustaining and improving agriculture and environmental security. Part I focuses on soil microbiology, dealing extensively with studies on the isolation, culture, and use of

Principles of Plant-Microbe Interactions

Principles of Plant-Microbe Interactions
  • Author : Ben Lugtenberg
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 04 December 2014
GET THIS BOOKPrinciples of Plant-Microbe Interactions

The use of microbial plant protection products is growing and their importance will strongly increase due to political and public pressure. World population is growing and the amount of food needed by 2050 will be double of what is produced now whereas the area of agricultural land is decreasing. We must increase crop yield in a sustainable way. Chemical plant growth promoters must be replaced by microbiological products. Also here, the use of microbial products is growing and their importance will

Abatement of Environmental Pollutants

Abatement of Environmental Pollutants
  • Author : Pardeep Singh,Ajay Kumar,Anwesha Borthakur
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 27 August 2019
GET THIS BOOKAbatement of Environmental Pollutants

Abatement of Environmental Pollutants: Trends and Strategies addresses new technologies and provides strategies for environmental scientists, microbiologists and biotechnologists to help solve problems associated with the treatment of industrial wastewater. The book helps readers solve pollution challenges using microorganisms in bioremediation technologies, including discussions on global technologies that have been adopted for the treatment of industrial wastewater and sections on the lack of proper management. Moreover, limited space, more stringent waste disposal regulations and public consciousness have made the present