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By R E Hester, R M Harrison, Laura McConnell, Richard McDowell, Steven Bailey, Nicolas Lampkin, Huw D Jones, Colin Moffat, Rosemary Collier

Agricultural construction is in a interval of swift transformation which has obvious a rise within the use of biotechnology, man made chemistry, organic chemical substances and biopesticides. those disciplines are built-in with advancements in software know-how, electronic farming and using gigantic facts. while providing special possibilities to lessen power environmental affects, those advances additionally elevate new environmental issues. This publication offers an summary of the adjustments happening within the agricultural undefined, highlighting possibilities to handle affects and indicating capability limitations to adoption of the know-how. This new version has been up-to-date to incorporate the very most up-to-date in agricultural advancements, together with natural farming and genetically converted plants. it's of curiosity to scholars and teachers, in addition to farmers and landowners and people operating in laws

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