Comprehensive, yet easy to understand, AGRISCIENCE FUNDAMENTALS AND APPLICATIONS, Sixth Edition provides readers with an overview of the agricultural industry and the industry-based sciences. With coverage of topics such as the information age, natural resources, integrated pest management, plant sciences (including botany, crops, a ornamentals), animal science, food science, and communication and management, this introductory applied science book ensures that readers will develop a solid foundation in the basic principles and practices of agriscience. In addition to the extensive learning tools found in each chapter, the sixth edition now includes updated visual aids, glossary, and science and agricultural profiles. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.CONTENTS SECTION 9 SECTION 10 Origin and History / 664 Economic Importance / 665 Types and Breeds / 666 Wave of the Future / 685 Riding Horses / 669 Horse Safety Rules / 675 Approved Practices for Horses / 678 Economic Scope of the Food Industry / 687 Quality Assurance ... Agriculture / 753 Export Marketing / 756 Agribusiness Management / 760 Characteristics of Decisions in Agribusinessanbsp;...
|Title||:||Agriscience: Fundamentals and Applications|
|Author||:||L. DeVere Burton|
|Publisher||:||Cengage Learning - 2014-03-03|