Biotechnology in Agriculture

Biotechnology in Agriculture

A Dialogue
Subject: Agriculture and Life Sciences
725.00 INR

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Other Details

ISBN 9780333921920
Binding Hard cover
Imprints Macmillan Publishers India
Edition 1
Language English

About the Book

This book chronicles an interdisciplinary dialogue on the methods of taking the benefits of biotechnology to the rural poor. This is viewed from the perspectives of ecology, economics and employment, progress in technology, tissue culture, hybrid seeds, genetic engineering, biopesticides, biofertilizers, vaccines, agriculture and bioprocessing.
Table of Contents

  • Integration of Traditional and Frontier Technologies
  • Emerging Technical Opportunities and Options
  • Cell and Tissue Culture Applications
  • Biomass Refineries and Microbiological Applications
  • Recombinant DNA Technology Applications: Animal Husbandry, Fisheries and Aquaculture
  • Problems of Paradigms
  • Animal Husbandry, Forestry and Social Concerns
  • Packaging of Technologies – Implications in Relation to Management, Organization and Public Policies
  • Appendices
  • List of Participants
  • Index