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Author Ehlers, W
Title Water Dynamics in Plant Production
Imprint Cambridge : CABI, 2003
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Descript 1 online resource (288 pages)
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Note Intro -- Preface -- Abbreviations -- 1 The Role of Water in Plant Life -- 2 The Role of Water in Soil -- 3 The Interdependency of Soil Water and Vegetation -- 4 Properties and Energy State of Water -- 5 Water Storage and Movement in Soil -- 6 The Root - the Plant's Organ for Water Uptake -- 7 The Water Balance of the Plant -- 8 The Plant as a Link between Soil and Atmosphere: an Overview -- 9 Water Use by Crops -- 10 Radiation and Dry Matter Production -- 11 Water Use and Dry Matter Production -- 12 Influence of Nutrient Supply on Water Use and Establishment of Yield -- 13 Yield Formation under Inadequate Water Supply -- 14 Water Stress in Plants -- 15 Climatic Factors Influencing Yield -- 16 Breeding for Yield and Water Use -- 17 Controlling the Soil's Water Balance by Soil Management -- 18 Controlling Water Use by Crop Management -- 19 Irrigation -- 20 Epilogue -- References -- Index
''Water Dynamics in Plant Production'' provides an integrated approach to water dynamics in plant and crop production, combining the areas of plant nutrition and physiology, soil physics and hydrology
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: Ehlers, W. Water Dynamics in Plant Production Cambridge : CABI,c2003 9780851996943
Subject Crops and water.;Plant-water relationships
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Alt Author Goss, M
Staff, CAB International
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