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Vegetable Grafting: Principles and Practices

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Description for Vegetable Grafting: Principles and Practices Hardcover. This book is derived from an EU COST action project and will review the latest developments in the science and practices of vegetable grafting. Editor(s): Colla, Giuseppe; Perez-Alfocea, Francisco; Schwarz, Dietmar. BIC Classification: TVS. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 244 x 172. .
This book provides comprehensive, current scientific and applied practical knowledge on vegetable grafting, a method gaining considerable interest that is used to protect crops from soil-borne diseases, abiotic stress and to enhance growth/yield. Though the benefits of using grafted transplants are now fully recognized worldwide, understanding the rootstock-scion interactions under variable environmental pressures remains vital for grafting-mediated crop improvement. In this book the authors attend to this need and explain the reasons for, and methods and applications of, grafting. Vegetable Grafting: Principles and Practices covers: * rootstock breeding, signalling, and physiological and molecular mechanisms involved in grafting; * beneficial effects ... Read more

Product Details

Publisher
CABI
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Condition
New
Number of Pages
298
Place of Publication
Wallingford, United Kingdom
ISBN
9781780648972
SKU
V9781780648972
Shipping Time
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Ref
99-1

About
Giuseppe Colla is with DAFNE, Italy. Francisco Perez-Alfocea is with Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Cientificas (CSIC), Spain. Dietmar Schwarz is with Leibniz Institute of Vegetable and Ornamental Crops, Germany.

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