The Beans and the Peas
  • Author : Aditya Pratap
  • Release Date : 22 November 2020
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Genre : Science
  • Pages : 362
  • ISBN 13 : 9780128214442

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Book Description: The Beans and the Peas: From Orphan to Mainstream Crops presents a comprehensive literature resource on the most important food legume crops previously known as "orphans," but which are increasingly becoming mainstream as their production opportunities have been improved through genetic improvement and biotechnology, and their role as an important nutrient source gains urgency. This book focuses on 12 important food legumes and discusses all relevant aspects on their economic importance, crop statistics, botany, and their general description. It also provides exhaustive information on plant genetic resources and their use, genetic improvement, resistance to biotic and abiotic stresses, improved varieties, agronomy, seed system, and use of information and communication tools in each individual food legume. Development of innovative biotechnological tools, genetic transformation, and the genome sequencing information has also been covered in each chapter providing the readers with state-of-the-art information on pulses. All chapters have been supported by relevant figures, illustrations, and tables, which make the contents accessible and easy to understand. Each of the chapters has been authored by globally known scientists/researchers presenting up-to-date information on various aspects of food legumes. This book provides a current and comprehensive treatise to the readers and will be tremendously helpful in furthering their academic and research pursuits. • Provides a single-volume resource on the most important food legumes having a prominent role in food and nutritional security • Written by experts with a focus on providing foundational information for further research and development • Presents both theoretical aspects and application-based case studies • Supported by relevant figures, illustrations, and tables

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Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
Genre : Science
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