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Rainfed Agriculture (Hardcover)

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The chapters of the book have been selected and arranged in such a manner as to lead the students through the entire gamut of rainfed agriculture supported by suitable examples and diagrams. The topics covered are most relevant in view of growing interests in rainfed agriculture technologies. The focus is on new concepts and approaches in dryland and rainfed lands; rainfed farming-introduction, characteristics, distribution and problems; efficient management of rainfed crops; water harvesting and moisture conservation; study of mulches and antitranspirants; principles of intercropping; concept of watershed resource management; drought and its management; soil erosion-definition, nature and extent of erosion; stress physiology; scope of agro-horticultural, agro-forestry and silvi-pasture in dryland agriculture etc.

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About the Author

R.K. Nanwal, CCS Haryana Agricultural University, Hissar, Haryana, India G.A. Rajanna, Indian Agricultural Research Institute, IARI-PUSA, New Delhi, India
Product Details
ISBN: 9781032024608
ISBN-10: 1032024607
Publisher: CRC Press
Publication Date: June 1st, 2021
Pages: 332
Language: English