Plant Microbiome: Stress Response - Microorganisms for Sustainability 5 (Paperback)
  • Plant Microbiome: Stress Response - Microorganisms for Sustainability 5 (Paperback)
zoom

Plant Microbiome: Stress Response - Microorganisms for Sustainability 5 (Paperback)

(editor), (editor)
£139.99
Paperback 384 Pages / Published: 01/02/2019
  • We can order this from the publisher

Usually dispatched within 15 working days

  • This item has been added to your basket

This book presents state-of-the-art research on the many facets of the plant microbiome, including diversity, ecology, physiology and genomics, as well as molecular mechanisms of plant-microbe interactions. Topics considered include the importance of microbial secondary metabolites in stimulating plant growth, induced systemic resistance, tolerance to abiotic stress, and biological control of plant pathogens.

The respective contributions show how microbes help plants to cope with abiotic stresses, and represent significant progress toward understanding the complex regulatory networks critical to host-microbe interaction and plant adaptation in extreme environments. New insights into the mechanisms of microbial actions in inducing plant stress tolerance open new doors for improving the efficacy of microbial strategies, and could produce new ways of economically increasing crop yields without harming the environment. As such, this book offers an essential resource for students and researchers with an interest in plant-microbe interaction, as well as several possibilities for employing the plant microbiome in the enhancement of crop productivity under future climate change scenarios.

Publisher: Springer Verlag, Singapore
ISBN: 9789811354151
Number of pages: 384
Weight: 813 g
Dimensions: 235 x 155 mm
Edition: Softcover reprint of the original 1st ed. 201

You may also be interested in...

Hedges and Hedgelaying
Added to basket
Agriculture Course
Added to basket
The 'One Planet' Life
Added to basket
Permaculture in a Nutshell
Added to basket
Grass, Soil, Hope
Added to basket
£14.99
Paperback
The Soil Will Save Us
Added to basket

Please sign in to write a review

Your review has been submitted successfully.