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The Resource Agricultural biotechnology in China : origins and prospects, Valerie J. Karplus, Xing Wang Deng ; foreword by Norman E. Borlaug, (electronic resource)

Agricultural biotechnology in China : origins and prospects, Valerie J. Karplus, Xing Wang Deng ; foreword by Norman E. Borlaug, (electronic resource)

Label
Agricultural biotechnology in China : origins and prospects
Title
Agricultural biotechnology in China
Title remainder
origins and prospects
Statement of responsibility
Valerie J. Karplus, Xing Wang Deng ; foreword by Norman E. Borlaug
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Offers a comprehensive examination of how the origins of biotechnology research agendas, along with the effectiveness of the seed delivery system and biosafety oversight, help to explain current patterns of crop development and adoption in China
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Karplus, Valerie J
Dewey number
631.5233
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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Deng, Xing Wang
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  • Agricultural biotechnology
  • Agricultural innovations
  • China
Label
Agricultural biotechnology in China : origins and prospects, Valerie J. Karplus, Xing Wang Deng ; foreword by Norman E. Borlaug, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 143-153) and index
Contents
Front Matter; From Seeds to Empires: China's Long Agricultural History; Modern Science on the Farm: The Green Revolution; Transformation in China's Agriculture in the Twentieth Century; Agricultural Biotechnology: New Tools for Ancient Practices; Agricultural Biotechnology Takes Root in China; From Lab to Field: A Changing Seed DeliverỹSystem; China's First Transgenic Crops: Farm Level Impact; Biosafety and China's Regulatory Policy; Looking to the Future: Trends in Research and Rural Development Agendas; Conclusion; Back Matter
Control code
ocn232312057
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxiii, 165 p., [16] p. of plates)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780387711393
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), maps (some col.)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)232312057
Label
Agricultural biotechnology in China : origins and prospects, Valerie J. Karplus, Xing Wang Deng ; foreword by Norman E. Borlaug, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 143-153) and index
Contents
Front Matter; From Seeds to Empires: China's Long Agricultural History; Modern Science on the Farm: The Green Revolution; Transformation in China's Agriculture in the Twentieth Century; Agricultural Biotechnology: New Tools for Ancient Practices; Agricultural Biotechnology Takes Root in China; From Lab to Field: A Changing Seed DeliverỹSystem; China's First Transgenic Crops: Farm Level Impact; Biosafety and China's Regulatory Policy; Looking to the Future: Trends in Research and Rural Development Agendas; Conclusion; Back Matter
Control code
ocn232312057
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxiii, 165 p., [16] p. of plates)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780387711393
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), maps (some col.)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)232312057

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