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The Resource Return to resistance : breeding crops to reduce pesticide dependence, Raoul A. Robinson

Return to resistance : breeding crops to reduce pesticide dependence, Raoul A. Robinson

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Return to resistance : breeding crops to reduce pesticide dependence
Title
Return to resistance
Title remainder
breeding crops to reduce pesticide dependence
Statement of responsibility
Raoul A. Robinson
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In the tradition of Silent Spring, Raoul Robinson's Return to Resistance calls for a revolution. Traditional plant breeding techniques have led us to depend more and more on chemical pesticides to protect ourcrops. Return to Resistance shows gardeners, farmers, and plant breeders how to use a long-neglected technique to create hardy new plant varieties that are naturally resistant to pests and disease. Horizontal resistance breeding has been largely ignored in this century due to the popularity and apparent successes of the Mendelian geneticists. However the colossal, unrecognized failure of m
Member of
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
CCO
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1928-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Robinson, Raoul A.
Dewey number
632/.96
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
SB123
LC item number
.R653 1996eb
Literary form
non fiction
NAL call number
SB123.R653
NAL item number
1996
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Plant breeding
  • Crops
  • Plants
  • TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING
  • Crops
  • Plant breeding
  • Plants
  • Gewasbescherming
  • Pesticiden
Label
Return to resistance : breeding crops to reduce pesticide dependence, Raoul A. Robinson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 458) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Acknowledgments; Introduction; Part One: Explanations; Part Two: Examples; Part Three: Solutions; Glossary; Appendices; Index
Control code
568085425
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 480 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781280849725
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)568085425
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
Return to resistance : breeding crops to reduce pesticide dependence, Raoul A. Robinson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 458) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Acknowledgments; Introduction; Part One: Explanations; Part Two: Examples; Part Three: Solutions; Glossary; Appendices; Index
Control code
568085425
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 480 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781280849725
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)568085425
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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