Climate change and increased climate variability in terms of rising temperatures, shifting rainfall patterns, and increasing extreme weather events, such as severe drought and devastating floods, posture a hazard to the production of agricultural and horticultural crops. This book gives an introduction to recent trends about the climate change effects on horticulture, provides information regarding important fruit crops, flowers, spices and plantation crops. The book is a tremendous resource for researchers; instructors; students in agriculture, horticulture and environmental science.
Print ISBN: 9781682500279 | $ 170 | 2016 | Hardcover
Contributors: R de la Peña, J Hughes et al