2009

Microbial Strategies for Crop Improvement

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ISBN: 978-3-642-01978-4 (Print) 978-3-642-01979-1 (Online)

Table of contents (16 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xiv

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    Pages 1-22

    The Use of Microorganisms to Facilitate the Growth of Plants in Saline Soils

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    Pages 23-50

    Recent Advances in Plant Growth Promotion by Phosphate-Solubilizing Microbes

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    Pages 51-62

    Developing Beneficial Microbial Biofilms on Roots of Non legumes: A Novel Biofertilizing Technique

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    Pages 63-83

    Role of 1-Aminocyclopropane-1-carboxylate deaminase in Rhizobium–Legume Symbiosis

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    Pages 85-104

    Strategies for Crop Improvement in Contaminated Soils Using Metal-Tolerant Bioinoculants

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    Pages 105-132

    Functional Diversity Among Plant Growth-Promoting Rhizobacteria: Current Status

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    Pages 133-160

    Plant Growth Promoting Rhizobacteria and Sustainable Agriculture

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    Pages 161-184

    Soil Health – A Precondition for Crop Production

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    Pages 185-203

    Recent Advances in Biopesticides

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    Pages 205-225

    Benefits of Arbuscular Mycorrhizal Fungi to Sustainable Crop Production

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    Pages 227-254

    Enhancement of Rhizobia–Legumes Symbioses and Nitrogen Fixation for Crops Productivity Improvement

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    Pages 255-265

    Monitoring the Development of Nurse Plant Species to Improve the Performances of Reforestation Programs in Mediterranean Areas

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    Pages 267-286

    Pea Cultivation in Saline Soils: Influence of Nitrogen Nutrition

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    Pages 287-300

    Plant Growth-Promoting Diazotrophs and Productivity of Wheat on the Canadian Prairies

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    Pages 301-324

    Factors Affecting the Variation of Microbial Communities in Different Agro-Ecosystems

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    Pages 325-351

    Strategies for Utilizing Arbuscular Mycorrhizal Fungi and Phosphate-Solubilizing Microorganisms for Enhanced Phosphate Uptake and Growth of Plants in the Soils of the Tropics

  18. Back Matter

    Pages 353-358