Khalid Rehman Hakeem's Crop Production and Global Environmental Issues PDF

By Khalid Rehman Hakeem

ISBN-10: 3319231618

ISBN-13: 9783319231617

Meeting the world’s nutrients defense problem would require a multi-national, collaborative attempt to combine the easiest study from technological know-how, engineering and socioeconomics in order that technological advances can deliver advantages the place they're such a lot wanted. the current e-book covers the influence of significant environmental difficulties on crop creation and the way to deal with those concerns for sustainable agriculture and enhancements of crops. 

The world’s inhabitants is anticipated to hit 9.6 Billion via 2050, up from today’s overall of approximately 7.3 Billion, and with it meals call for is anticipated to extend considerably. The post-war ‘second agricultural revolution’ in built international locations, and the ‘green revolution’ in constructing international locations within the mid- Nineteen Sixties switched over agricultural practices and increased crop yields spectacularly, however the consequence is levelling off and won't meet projected call for. concurrently, crop construction is tormented by many different components, together with commercial pollutants, overuse of fertilizers and pesticides, heavy steel and radiation stresses and so forth. it's been famous that many pests have gotten proof against pesticides. Estimates range, yet round 25% of plants will be misplaced to pests and illnesses. weather swap linked to agriculture is additionally an international factor. Agriculture is an important contributor to greenhouse gases and is envisioned to account for 10-12% of overall greenhouse gasoline (GHG) emissions. some of the concerns highlighted are worldwide difficulties and are addressed thoroug

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