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Clementines and Other Small Citrus Fruit


C. Jacquemond, F. Curk, M. Heuzet
Edition 2013

This work tells the story of the clementine and summarises current knowledge (origin, distribution, varieties, fruit stock, market evolution, physiology, biotic and abiotic diseases, pests, etc.). It also suggests cropping schemes for designing and managing an orchard, from the propagation of seedlings up to the packaging of fruit including crop protection methods and cultivation techniques.


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Mountain Torrents and Rivers
Dynamics and Planning


A. Recking, D. Richard, G. Degoutte
Edition 2013

This guide describes and explains, with concrete examples, the dynamics and planning principles of mountain rivers and torrents. It takes stock of the major morphodynamic principles, especially sedimentary dynamics, the specific hydrology features of mountain catchment areas and mudslides. Illustrated by concrete applications of different concepts, it is designed for contracting authorities and technicians.


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Cocoa Quality
The Impact of Post-harvest Treatment


M. Barel
Edition 2013

All planter activities have an impact on cocoa quality, from harvest to storage. This book reviews these activities and helps growers in controlling the quality of their product. It provides cocoa buyers and chocolate manufacturers with elements to retrace the history of a cocoa, remedy defects if any and define specifications. Chocolate manufacturers, couverture suppliers and craftsmen will understand how to access the quality and flavour they are seeking.


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Sensitivity Analysis and Exploration of Models
Applications to Environmental Sciences


R. Faivre, B. Iooss, S. Mahévas, D. Makowski, H. Monod
Edition 2013

This work provides an overview of various models of sensitivity analysis and exploration of models developed in oceanography, fishery, environment, water management, ecology, agronomy, etc. It suggests an approach for choosing the method most suitable for its need and shows how to apply these methods in reality. It is targeting modellers and model users who wish to acquire or consolidate their understanding of analytical methods and exploring models through simulations.


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From Domestication to Transgenesis
Changing methods and tools for genetic plant improvement


A. Gallais
Edition 2013

Genetic plant improvement aims to unite in a same genotype the variety and the maximum number of favourable genes for the traits to be improved. But which tools are used to achieve this? This book answers this question and shows that, since domestication, plant breeding has always been governed by genetic engineering.


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Handbook on Pond Fish Farming
5th Edition


O. Schlumberger, P. Girard
Edition 2013

A reference tool on pond production and management: water quality management, controlled reproduction and rearing methods for a dozen species of fish, veterinary care, optimisation of production in the special ecosystem of a fish pond. This update takes accounts of changes in the regulations.


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Duck Production


H. Pingel, G. Guy, E. Baéza
Edition 2012

Duck meat and eggs have high nutritional value for an affordable cost. Ducks are also exploited for the feather and down market.
The production of ducks bred to convert cheap food resources into highly-enriching food could well help fight hunger in certain regions of the world.
This book delves into the question by addressing both the practical problems (habitat and rearing equipment, health, etc.) and anatomy and genetics.


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