5 Best Books on Crop Systematics

We have compiled a list of the Best Reference Books on Crop Systematics, which are used by students of top universities, and colleges. This will help you choose the right book depending on if you are a beginner or an expert. Here is the complete list of Crop Systematics Books with their authors, publishers, and an unbiased review of them as well as links to the Amazon website to directly purchase them. If permissible, you can also download the free PDF books on Crop Systematics below.

1."Opportunities for Biological Nitrogen Fixation in Rice and Other Non-Legumes" by J K Ladha and F J de Bruijn
“Opportunities for Biological Nitrogen Fixation in Rice and Other Non-Legumes” Book Review: This book discusses the crucial role of nitrogen as a key nutrient in enhancing rice yield. It expounds on the necessity to increase the production of nitrogen fertilizers for rice production. The book explores various strategies that can be adopted to improve rice production while also considering the environmental impact and benefits for farmers.

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2."Studies in Oat Evolution: A Man's Life with Avena (SpringerBriefs in Agriculture)" by Gideon Ladizinsky
“Studies in Oat Evolution: A Man’s Life with Avena (SpringerBriefs in Agriculture)” Book Review: This book is a valuable resource for students and scientists studying crop evolution, as well as those involved in the collection and conservation of wild genetic resources. Focused on the genus Avena, the book delves into the orthography and taxonomy of the genus, while defining its classification based on biological species concepts. Additionally, it provides insights into the differences between diploids and tetraploids of eubarbatae, discusses the origins of oats and their treatment, and explores wild genetic resources of oats.

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3."Molecular Breeding for Sustainable Crop Improvement: Volume 2 (Sustainable Development and Biodiversity)" by Vijay Rani Rajpal and S N Raina
“Molecular Breeding for Sustainable Crop Improvement: Volume 2 (Sustainable Development and Biodiversity)” Book Review: This book is useful for students and scientists researching the genetic improvement of crop species. It explains the access and utilization of the evolution of various crop species, including the origin and exploitation of primary, secondary, and tertiary gene pools through breeding. The book also covers genetic enhancement through biotechnology interventions and the sustainable utilization of genetic resources. It emphasizes the importance of exploring and utilizing wild germplasm in assimilating critical crop species.

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4."Genomic Selection for Crop Improvement: New Molecular Breeding Strategies for Crop Improvement" by Rajeev K Varshney and Manish Roorkiwal
“Genomic Selection for Crop Improvement: New Molecular Breeding Strategies for Crop Improvement” Book Review: This is a comprehensive guide to the latest techniques in molecular breeding for crop improvement. The book covers a wide range of topics, including the principles of genomic selection, breeding strategies for various crops, and methods for incorporating genomic selection into breeding programs. Chapters delve into applications for specific crops such as maize, wheat, rice, and legumes. Overall, this book is an essential resource for plant breeders and geneticists interested in incorporating genomic selection into their breeding programs.

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5."Bemisia: Bionomics and Management of a Global Pest" by Philip A Stansly and Steven E Naranjo
“Bemisia: Bionomics and Management of a Global Pest” Book Review: This book focuses on Bemisia, a unique whitefly species that exhibits greater adaptability and persistence to the environment compared to thousands of other whitefly species worldwide. Bemisia is known to cause extensive damage to various crops by feeding on plants or causing disorders in them. The book emphasizes the management of pests in the environment and discusses the progress made in pest control in the last 15 years. It will be particularly useful for researchers and professionals working on whiteflies, providing valuable insights into understanding and dealing with this troublesome and cosmopolitan pest.

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