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By Khalid Rehman Hakeem

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ISBN-13: 9783319231617

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Meeting the world’s meals defense problem would require a multi-national, collaborative attempt to combine the easiest study from technological know-how, engineering and socioeconomics in order that technological advances can carry advantages the place they're such a lot wanted. the current booklet covers the impact of significant environmental difficulties on crop construction and the way to deal with those concerns for sustainable agriculture and enhancements of plants.

The world’s inhabitants is expected to hit 9.6 Billion via 2050, up from today’s overall of approximately 7.3 Billion, and with it meals call for is anticipated to extend considerably. The post-war ‘second agricultural revolution’ in constructed international locations, and the ‘green revolution’ in constructing international locations within the mid- Sixties switched over agricultural practices and increased crop yields spectacularly, however the end result is levelling off and won't meet projected call for. concurrently, crop creation is tormented by many different elements, together with commercial pollutants, overuse of fertilizers and pesticides, heavy steel and radiation stresses and so forth. it's been famous that many pests have gotten immune to pesticides. Estimates fluctuate, yet round 25% of vegetation will be misplaced to pests and illnesses. weather swap linked to agriculture can be an international factor. Agriculture is an important contributor to greenhouse gases and is predicted to account for 10-12% of overall greenhouse gasoline (GHG) emissions. some of the matters highlighted are worldwide difficulties and are addressed thoroug

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