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Sustainable Agriculture And the International Rice-wheat System (Books in Soils, Plants, and the Environment)

Rattan Lal

Sustainable Agriculture And the International Rice-wheat System (Books in Soils, Plants, and the Environment)

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Published by Marcel Dekker Inc .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Technology,
  • Science/Mathematics,
  • Life Sciences - Botany,
  • Agriculture & Farming,
  • Botany & plant sciences,
  • Mathematics and Science,
  • Agriculture - General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages450
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9574654M
    ISBN 100824755324
    ISBN 109780824755324

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With contributions from 65 international experts, and case studies from India, Nepal, Pakistan, and Bangladesh, Sustainable Agriculture and the International Rice-Wheat System focuses on seeding equipment and residue management, weed control, water and nutrient efficiency, and integrated pest management.

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Sustainable agriculture is a rapidly growing field aiming at producing food and energy in a sustainable way for humans and their children. Sustainable agriculture is a discipline that addresses current issues such as climate change, increasing food and fuel prices, poor-nation starvation, rich-nation obesity, water pollution, soil erosion, fertility loss, pest control, and biodiversity depletion.

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[R Lal; David O Hansen; Peter R Hobbs; Norman Uphoff;] -- This book identifies knowledge gaps, defines priorities, and formulates recommendations for the improvement of the rice-wheat farming system.

The book reveals new systems of rice intensification and. Sustainable intensification of rice-wheat cropping systems in India (English) Abstract.

This paper attempts to analyze the problems facing the rice-wheat cropping systems in India, with a view to finding remedial actions to resume the productivity growth on a sustainable basis, without affecting the Cited by: 1. In book: Nutrient Dynamics for Sustainable Crop Production, pp Soil Quality for Sustainable Agriculture.

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The rice-wheat system is the predominant cropping system in Asia, providing food, employment and income, ensuring the livelihoods of about one billion resource poor people. However, the productivity of the current rice–wheat systems is seriously threatened by increasing land degradation and scarcity of water and labour, inefficient cropping.

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Sustainable crop production is necessary to ensure global food security and environmental safety. Conservation agriculture (CA) is gaining popularity around the globe due to its sustainable approaches such as permanent soil cover, minimal soil disturbance, Cited by:   Sustainable agriculturalsystems are capable of maintaining their productivity and usefulness to society systems must be resource-conserving, socially supportive, commercially competitive,and environmentally tsA group of Canadian scientists (MacRae et al., ) defined sustainable agriculture as:sustainable.

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Introduction. Rice–wheat cropping sequence (RWCS) is the world׳s largest agricultural production system occupying around M ha in India, M ha in Nepal, M ha in Pakistan and M ha in Bangladesh and around 85 percent of this area falls in Indo-Gangetic plains (IGP) (Ladha et al.

(), Timsina & Connor ()).The IGP region of India has RWCS spread over a vast area Cited by:   Ecosystem-based farming comes of age. FAO urges broader adoption of its Save and Grow paradigm for sustainable agriculture.

18 JanuaryRome - A new FAO book. Opportunities and Constraints for Reduced Tillage Practices in the Rice-Wheat Cropping System. Sustainable agriculture and the international rice-wheat system R.

Lal,N. Uphoff, D.O. Hansen (ed.), Marcel Dekker, Inc., New York. Extension Bulletins. This book summarise advanced knowledge and methods to recycle waste and fertilise soils in agriculture. In the near future, waste recycling will no longer be an option because natural resources become rare and costly, urbanisation is blooming and population is growing.

Sustainable agriculture is farming in sustainable ways, which means meeting society's food and textile present needs, without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their needs. It can be based on an understanding of ecosystem includes profit, environmental stewardship, fairness, health, business and familial aspects on a farm setting.

The rice-wheat cropping sequence (RWCS) is the world’s largest agricultural production system occupying around M ha in India, M ha in Nepal, M ha in Pakistan, and M ha in Bangladesh; and around 85% of this area falls in the Indo-Gangetic Plain (IGP).Cited by: 1.

The role of conservation agriculture in sustainable agriculture. Turnaround time in this rice–wheat system from rice to wheat varies from 2 to 45 days, Sustainable agriculture and the rice–wheat system., Lal R, Hobbs P, Uphoff N& Hansen D.O paper 6 pp.

– by: Integrated Nutrient Management (INM) in a Sustainable Rice—Wheat Cropping System Anil Mahajan, R. Gupta (eds.) India’s rice and wheat crops are in crisis – a dangerous situation for a nation where 75 per cent of the population depends on agriculture for a living. Sustainable Agriculture and the International Rice-Wheat System (Books In Soils, Plants, And The Environment Ser.

#Vol. ) Rattan Lal David O. Hansen Peter R. Hobbs Norman Uphoff: Contains images. IFS provides multiple benefits that are sustainable and can pave the way for climate-smart agriculture. India needs to adopt a “well designed” Integrated Farming System (IFS) to realise the vision of doubling farmers’ income by and having sustainable agricultural practices.

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Hundreds of insect-resistant cultivars of rice, wheat. This book deals with a rapidly growing field aiming at producing food and energy in a sustainable way for humans and their children. It is a discipline that addresses current issues such as climate change, increasing food and fuel prices, poor-nation starvation, rich-nation obesity, water pollution, soil erosion, fertility loss, pest control, and biodiversity depletion.

5 Sustainability of post Green Revolution Agriculture: The Rice-Wheat Cropping System of South Asia - Cornell University in Collaboration with The Rice -Wheat Consortium for the Indo Gangetic Plains, International Institute of Rural reconstruction (IIRR), Bangladesh Rural Advancement Committee.

Save and Grow in practice: maize, rice, wheat: A guide to sustainable cereal production By Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations Eco-friendly farming systems are helping smallholder producers to boost cereal yields, improve their incomes and livelihoods, conserve natural resources, reduce negative impacts on the environment.

Conservation agriculture based sustainable intensification of basmati rice-wheat system in North-West India Archives of Agronomy and Soil Science Climate change adaptation, greenhouse gas mitigation and economic profitability of conservation agriculture: Some examples from cereal systems of Indo-Gangetic Plains.

Introduction. Sustainable Agriculture in Print: Current Books, prepared annually by the Alternative Farming Systems Information Center (AFSIC), first appeared in in response to requests for assistance in identifying the rapidly growing body of literature on sustainable or alternative agriculture.

This publication is by no means an exhaustive survey of the literature. for rice, wheat, maize, pulses, triticale, CA-based technology development etc.

mass promotion and commercialization. He served as a Cropping System Agronomis t for International Maize and Wheat Improvement Centre (CIMMYT) from to Dr Haque has been a member of the.

Farm-level Sustainability of Intensive Rice-Wheat System Socioeconomic and Policy Perspective Increase in Use of Chemical Fertilizer Modern rice and wheat varieties are highly responsive to chemical fertilizers.

Therefore, use of fertilizers has increased tremendously for rice and wheat in File Size: KB. Improving the Productivity and Sustainability of Rice–Wheat Systems: Issues and Impacts Jagdish K.

Ladha, James E. Hill, John M. Duxbury, Raj K. Gupta and. Agroecological thoughts on zero-tillage: Possibilities for improving both crop components of rice-wheat farming systems with rice intensification, in: Sustainable Agriculture and the International Rice-Wheat System, eds.

R. Lal, P. Hobbs, N. Uphoff and D. O. Hansen, Marcel Dekker, New York ().Sustainable Solutions for Food Security: Combating Climate Change by Adaptation, edited by G.

van Loon, S.R. Sensarma and A. Sarkar, Springer, to be published in System of Crop:Intensification for diversified and sustainable agriculture Experiencewithdiverse crops in different agroecologies, International Journal of Agricultural.1 Introduction 1.

BACKGROUND. For nearly a century, scientific advances have fueled progress in U.S. agriculture. As one of the most productive sectors of the U.S.

economy, producers have achieved dramatic increases in output with simultaneously reduced inputs (such as land, labor, and chemicals) (Wang et al., ).Today’s farmers produce food for far more people using less land than in.