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John Wiley & Sons Inc
06 February 2009
Fertilizers are key for meeting the world s demands for food, fiber, and fuel. Featuring nearly 4,500 terms of interest to all scientists and researchers dealing with fertilizers, The Fertilizer Encyclopedia compiles a wealth of information on the chemical composition of fertilizers, and includes information on everything from manufacturing and applications to economical and environmental considerations. It covers behavior in soil, chemical and physical characteristics, physiological role in plant growth and soil fertility, and more. This is the definitive, up-to-date reference on fertilizers. This book is not available for purchase from Wiley in the country of India. Customers in India should visit Vasudha Research & Publications Pvt. Ltd. at
By:   Vasant Gowariker, V. N. Krishnamurthy, Sudha Gowariker, Manik Dhanorkar, Kalyani Paranjape
Imprint:   John Wiley & Sons Inc
Country of Publication:   United States
Dimensions:   Height: 286mm,  Width: 218mm,  Spine: 39mm
Weight:   2.018kg
ISBN:   9780470410349
ISBN 10:   0470410345
Pages:   880
Publication Date:   06 February 2009
Audience:   Professional and scholarly ,  Undergraduate
Format:   Hardback
Publisher's Status:   Unknown
A - Z. Appendices. Bibliography. Index.

Vasant Gowariker is Satish Diwan Distinguished Professor at ISRO and Chairman of The Rajiv Gandhi Science and Technology Commission for the Government of Maharashtra in India. In 1993, he was appointed by the Indian Government to have a Re-look at Fertilizers, where Dr. Gowariker began gathering knowledge for Fertilizer Encyclopedia. He has written several books and over 200 research publications in the field of science and technology. Dr. Gowariker works with an inter-disciplinary team of editors, including eminent chemists, plant pathologists, agriculturists, science writers, and management experts.

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