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By Donald L. Sparks

Quantity sixty four comprises six entire studies overlaying key modern issues on crop and soil sciences. As continually, the themes are diversified and exemplary of the array of material lined via this long-running serial. With this most recent quantity, Advances in Agronomy is still well-known as a number one reference and as a major resource of the newest examine in agronomy, crop technological know-how, and soil technology. Key positive aspects * Cytogenics and genetics of pearl millet * accomplished examine advances in ICP emission and ICP spectrometry * Cotton progress and nitrogen provide * assets and behaviour of arsenic within the soil surroundings * Dryland cropping intensification equipment * How plant roots collect mineral nutrition

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