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Title Seeds of Innovation
Author
Publisher CIMMYT
Release 2004
Category Food supply
Total Pages 56
ISBN 9706481079
Language English, Spanish, and French
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Bad Seed by Richard Lieberman

Title Bad Seed
Author Richard Lieberman
Publisher eBook Partnership
Release 2019-04-26
Category Fiction
Total Pages 274
ISBN 1912924951
Language English, Spanish, and French
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Bad Seed, the story of a young woman scientist who genetically engineers a health enhancing food, and her path from poverty to billionaire icon, is a riveting portrait of a complex, flawed woman set in the worlds of science, Silicon Valley, and contemporary culture. A literary work that encompasses today's momentous concerns arising from cutting edge GMO science, this is a unique and important book.

Essential SNMP by Douglas R. Mauro

Title Essential SNMP
Author Douglas R. Mauro
Publisher "O'Reilly Media, Inc."
Release 2001
Category Computers
Total Pages 313
ISBN 9780596000202
Language English, Spanish, and French
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A practical introduction to SNMP for system network administrators. Starts with the basics of SNMP, how it works and provides the technical background to use it effectively.

Title Recent Advances in the Development and Germination of Seeds
Author R.B. Taylorson
Publisher Springer Science & Business Media
Release 2012-12-06
Category Science
Total Pages 304
ISBN 1461306175
Language English, Spanish, and French
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These Proceedings are a product of the International Workshop on Seeds held in Williamsburg, Virginia, USA, at the College of William and Mary, during the week of August 6-11, 1989. Sixty-eight participants attended. The location provided a scenic and historical setting for the excellent work presented. Good facilities and amenities also contributed to the success of the meeting. The Proceedings present the substance of the main lectures given at this meeting. In addition, there were 29 brief paper presentations and 30 poster presentations which have been summarized in abstract form in a separate publication. This meeting represents the third such meeting of a diverse group of scientists interested in the behavior of seeds, both in an agricultural sense and as tools for the advancement of more particular s~bject matter. The first meeting was held in Jerusalem, Israel in 1980 and the second in Wageningen, The Netherlands in 1985. A fourth meeting is being planned. The Editor and Organizer wishes to thank not only the contributors to this volume for their efforts but also all the other participants whose combined efforts made this meeting a great success.

Title Black Seeds Nigella sativa
Author Andleeb Khan
Publisher Elsevier
Release 2021-09-23
Category Science
Total Pages 486
ISBN 0323859291
Language English, Spanish, and French
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Black Seeds (Nigella sativa) is a comprehensive resource covering all aspects of this medicinal plant, well-known for its positive effects in many human ailments. It has been used to promote health and fight diseases, and has been found to have antioxidant, antihypertensive, anti-diabetic, anti-inflammatory, and analgesic effects. It has also been known to have antimicrobial, anticancer, neuro-protectant, cardio protectant, immunomodulator, hepatic protectant characteristics. Thymoquinone, the active compound of the plant, also exhibits these protective qualities against many disorders. This book summarizes the effect of this plant on all the organ systems of the body. Black Seeds (Nigella sativa) is a comprehensive resource for researchers working in pharmacology, food chemistry and pharmaceutical chemistry, both in industry and academia. Contains global coverage of the latest research on the pharmacological properties of Nigella sativa Includes the medicinal effects of Nigella sativa: antioxidant, antihypertensive, anti-diabetic, anti-inflammatory, antimicrobial, and anticancer effects among many others Features many figures with mechanisms and tables to illustrate key details about Nigella sativa

Seeds for African Peasants by Esbern Friis-Hansen

Title Seeds for African Peasants
Author Esbern Friis-Hansen
Publisher Nordic Africa Institute
Release 1995
Category Agricultural innovations
Total Pages 228
ISBN 9789171063656
Language English, Spanish, and French
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Title Nuts and Seeds in Health and Disease Prevention
Author Victor R. Preedy
Publisher Academic Press
Release 2011-03-31
Category Technology & Engineering
Total Pages 1226
ISBN 9780123756893
Language English, Spanish, and French
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The use of nuts and seeds to improve human nutritional status has proven successful for a variety of conditions including in the treatment of high cholesterol, reduced risk of Type-2 Diabetes, and weight control. Nuts and Seeds in Health and Disease Prevention is a complete guide to the health benefits of nuts and seeds. This book is the only single-source scientific reference to explore the specific factors that contribute to these potential health benefits, as well as discussing how to maximize those potential benefits. Organized by seed-type with detailed information on the specific health benefits of each to provide an easy-access reference for identifying treatment options Insights into health benefits will assist in development of symptom-specific functional foods Includes photographs for visual identification and confirmation Indexed alphabetically by nut/seed with a second index by condition or disease

Seed Fate by J. E. Lambert

Title Seed Fate
Author J. E. Lambert
Publisher CABI
Release 2004-12-20
Category Science
Total Pages 410
ISBN 9780851990729
Language English, Spanish, and French
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This book presents current knowledge of seed fate in both natural and human-disturbed landscapes, from various regions of the world. Habitats considered range from mountain and arid deserts in the temperate zone, to savanna and lowland rainforests in tropical regions of the world. Particular attention is paid to plant diversity conservation when seed removal is affected by factors such as hunting, habitat fragmentation or intensive logging. Contributors include leading scientists involved in research on seed ecology and on animal-plant relationships from the perspective of both primary and secondary seed dispersal, and predation.

Encyclopedia of Food Grains by Colin W Wrigley

Title Encyclopedia of Food Grains
Author Colin W Wrigley
Publisher Academic Press
Release 2015-12-17
Category Technology & Engineering
Total Pages 1976
ISBN 0123947863
Language English, Spanish, and French
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The Encyclopedia of Food Grains is an in-depth and authoritative reference covering all areas of grain science. Coverage includes everything from the genetics of grains to the commercial, economic and social aspects of this important food source. Also covered are the biology and chemistry of grains, the applied aspects of grain production and the processing of grains into various food and beverage products. With the paramount role of cereals as a global food source, this Encyclopedia is sure to become the standard reference work in the field of science. Also available online via ScienceDirect – featuring extensive browsing, searching, and internal cross-referencing between articles in the work, plus dynamic linking to journal articles and abstract databases, making navigation flexible and easy. For more information, pricing options and availability visit www.info.sciencedirect.com. Written from an international perspective the Encyclopedia concentrates on the food uses of grains, but details are also provided about the wider roles of grains Well organized and accessible, it is the ideal resource for students, researchers and professionals seeking an authoritative overview on any particular aspect of grain science This second edition has four print volumes which provides over 200 articles on food grains Includes extensive cross-referencing and "Further Reading" lists at the end of each article for deeper exploration into the topic This edition also includes useful items for students and teachers alike, with Topic Highlights, Learning objectives, Exercises for Revision and exercises to explore the topic further

Title Discovery
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Release 1945
Category Science news
Total Pages
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Language English, Spanish, and French
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