Title Keywords Stock Number Year ISBN
     
homepage about earthprint distribution how to order
Keep up to date with our latest titles by subject area that most interest you: click here
Agriculture
Air Pollution
Animals
Best sellers
Biodiversity
Business and Sustainable Development
Cement
Chemicals
Children
Climate
Conservation
Desertification
Eco-efficiency
Economics
Education
Energy
Environment and Sustainability
Environmental Assessment
Environmental Awareness
Environmental Engineering
Environmental Governance
Environmental Management
Environmental Politics
Environmental Science
Finance
Fisheries
Food and Nutrition
Forestry
General
Globalization
Governance
Green Economy
Health and Environment
Impact Assessment
Industry & Environment
Information Systems
Land
Law
Marines
Mountains
Natural Resources
Nature
NGOs and Institutions
Oceans
Ozone
Participation and Training
Plants
Policy and Planning
Poverty
Statistics
Sustainable Development
Tourism
Trade
Urban Environment and Development
Waste Management
Water
Our Environmental Policy
Privacy Statement
Returns Policy
Your Security
You are here: publisher homepages (EP_Lib)  
Earthprint library
The Earthprint library contains key environmental titles from a range of publishers, these best-selling publications which will be of interest to the majority of Earthprint customers. This area also holds environment related titles from smaller NGO's or organisations with a few environment titles.
Website:
   
 
Agriculture & Food Science Research Summaries
Stock Code NOVA003, Nova Science 2013 Hardback Price USD 146.00
Ships in:3-4 days

This book is a continuation of the book Agriculture and Food Science Researcher Biographical Sketches and Research Summaries which compiles biographical sketches of top professionals in the field of agriculture and food science research, as well as research summaries from a number of different focuses in this important field.

Click for full details and ordering

Diversifying Food and Diets - Using Agricultural Biodiversity to Improve Nutrition and Health
Stock Code ROUT022, Routledge 2013 Paperback 400 Pages Price USD 50.00
Ships in:2-3 days

Currently 925 million people are undernourished and 195 million children under five years of age are stunted. At the same time, over 1 billion people are overweight and obese in both the developed and developing world. Diseases previously associated with affluence, such as cancer, diabetes and cardio-vascular disease, are on the rise.

Click for full details and ordering

Cotton - Cultivation, Varieties & Uses
Stock Code NOVA018, Earthprint Library 2013 Hardback 260 Pages Price USD 140.00
Ships in:3-4 days

This book presents current research in the study of the cultivation, varieties and uses of cotton. Topics included in this compilation include cotton pests and strategies for management control; cotton biotechnology and application in breeding; phosphorous acquisition characteristics of cotton plants; chemically modified cotton fibres for biomedical applications; China and Australia’s global cotton production; and climatic conditions affecting Egyptian cotton.

Click for full details and ordering

Food Policy in the United States - An Introduction
Stock Code ROUT020, Routledge 2013 Hardback 256 Pages Price USD 120.00
Ships in:2-3 days

This book offers a broad introduction to food policies in the United States. Real-world controversies and debates motivate the book’s attention to economic principles, policy analysis, nutrition science and contemporary data sources. It assumes that the reader’s concern is not just the economic interests of farmers, but also includes nutrition, sustainable agriculture, the environment and food security. The book’s goal is to make US food policy more comprehensible to those inside and outside the agri-food sector whose interests and aspirations have been ignored.

Click for full details and ordering

Beans - Nutrition, Consumption & Health
Stock Code NOVA004, Nova Science 2012 Hardback Price USD 185.00
Ships in:3-4 days

In this book, the authors present topical research in the study of the nutrition, consumption and health benefits of bean products. Topics discussed in this compilation include the chemical composition and food properties of six cultivars of African yam bean flours; food-grade soybean consumption and nutrition; proteinase inhibitors from legumes; lectins in legumes; seed yield in mungbean as correlated with root length density and total dry matter; defensins in beans; nutritional quality of beans and growing conditions; bean by-products and the angiotensin I-converting enzyme inhibitory and antioxidant activities of protein hydrolysates from four tropical legumes.

Click for full details and ordering

Understanding Greenhouse Gas Emissions from Agricultural Management
Stock Code OX004, Oxford University Press 2012 Hardback 544 Pages Price USD 184.00
Ships in:3-4 days

This ACS Symposium Series title addresses global warming, one of the most pressing environmental concerns of our times. The agricultural sector is the largest source of global anthropogenic nitrous oxide (N2O) and methane (CH4), both of which are potent greenhouse gases that contribute to global warming. The book provides a comprehensive overview of important issues related to greenhouse gas emissions from agricultural systems, including measurement of greenhouse gas emissions in agricultural fields, development of alternative management practices as mitigation measures to reduce greenhouse gas emissions, and greenhouse gas accounting methodologies and modeling.

Click for full details and ordering

Feed The Future - The U.S. Global Food Security & Sustainable Agriculture Initiative
Stock Code NOVA007, Nova Science 2012 Hardback Price USD 110.00
Ships in:3-4 days

This book examines the state of food insecurity in the world and provides an overview of the Obama Administration’s global hunger and food security initiative, called "Feed the Future".

Click for full details and ordering

International Food Security - Assessments & Projections
Stock Code NOVA009, Nova Science 2012 Paperback 95 Pages Price USD 48.50
Ships in:3-4 days

This book examines projections of two key determinants of food security: food production and import capacity of the countries. Domestic food production performance plays the most critical role in food security, particularly for regions like Asia and sub-Saharan Africa that depend on grain supplies. Conversely, imports play a significant role for regions like Latin America and North Africa that depend on positive trade terms.

Click for full details and ordering

Maize - Cultivation, Uses & Health Benefits
Stock Code NOVA010, Nova Science 2012 Hardback Price USD 150.00
Ships in:3-4 days

Maize (Zea mays L.) commonly called corn, field corn, or Indian corn belongs to the Poaceae (Gramineae) family. It grows almost anywhere, although approximately 50% of the world’s maize is produced in the USA. It is one of the 3 major grain crops world-wide and extremely important for human and animal consumption (15 to 56% of total daily dietary caloric intake), food processing and other commercial activities in many developed and developing countries.

Click for full details and ordering

Organic Fertilizers - Types, Production & Environmental Impact
Stock Code NOVA011, Nova Science 2012 Hardback Price USD 174.00
Ships in:3-4 days

Organic fertiliser refers to materials used as fertiliser that occur regularly in nature, usually as a by product or end product of a naturally occurring process. Organic fertilisers such as manure have been used in agriculture for thousands of years; ancient farmers did not understand the chemistry involved, but they did recognise the benefit of providing their crops with organic material.

Click for full details and ordering

Potatoes - Production, Consumption & Health Benefits
Stock Code NOVA012, Nova Science 2012 Hardback Price USD 140.00
Ships in:3-4 days

This book presents an overview of the cultivation of the potato, pointing out some aspects in relation to its production, consumption and importance for consumer health. The aim is to offer a glimpse of the forest rather than the single tree, but not failing to focus on "a few trees".

Click for full details and ordering

Rice - Production, Consumption & Health Benefits
Stock Code NOVA013, Nova Science 2012 Hardback 196 Pages Price USD 140.00
Ships in:3-4 days

Rice is one of the most important food crops around the world and feeds over half of the global population. Hence, the study of rice productivity is vital to assuring an adequate food supply for all. In this book, the authors present topical research in the study of the production, consumption and health benefits of rice.

Click for full details and ordering

 
 
 
 
 
0 items: USD $ 0.00
 
view cart checkout
Enquiry Desk
Do you need any assistance before you order? simply contact us at
enquire@earthprint.com
 
 
 
 
 
 
     
 
© Copyright Earthprint Ltd. All rights reserved. Website Designed & Maintained By Global Images ltd