Technological Innovations in Major World Oil Crops, Volume 2


  • S.K. Gupta

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-x
  2. Surinder K. Gupta, Aditya Pratap, Debjyoti Sen Gupta, Neha Rajan, Veena D. Ganeshan
    Pages 1-21
  3. Bertrand Matthäus
    Pages 23-92
  4. Vinitha Cardoza, C. Neal Stewart Jr.
    Pages 93-104
  5. Imran Haider Shamsi, Bilal Haider Shamsi, Lixi Jiang
    Pages 123-150
  6. L. Xu, U. Najeeb, M. S. Naeem, G. L. Wan, Z. L. Jin, F. Khan et al.
    Pages 151-173
  7. Lefter Daku, Rajinder Peshin, George W. Norton, Daniel B. Taylor
    Pages 175-207
  8. Imran Haider Shamsi, Nazim Hussain, Lixi Jiang
    Pages 209-220
  9. Denis J. Murphy
    Pages 269-284
  10. R. D. Gupta, Sanjay Arora, S. K. Gupta
    Pages 285-304
  11. Aurora Díaz
    Pages 305-313
  12. Back Matter
    Pages 315-322

About this book


The present volume presents essential information on advancements in oilseed production, processing and utilization. Advances in the technology of seed processing to produce oil and oil quality for edible and industrial applications are well presented, followed by hybrid technology, biotechnology, oil technology and meal quality for animal nutrition. The following areas are also covered: the potential for oil in developing biodiesel markets, fatty acid long chains and their derivative, pollination management, and safety of pollinators from harmful effects of pesticides. This volume also includes an economic assessment of oilseed integrated pest management (IPM) programs in different regions of the world.

Dr. Surinder Kumar Gupta is Professor/Chief Scientist (Oilseeds) Plant Breeding & Genetics and Nodal officer in School of Biotechnology, S K University of Agricultural Sciences & Technology, Faculty of Agriculture, Chatha, Jammu-India. He holds a distinguished academic and service record and has been devoted primarily to research on oilseed Brassicas for nearly two decades. He has written two books on plant breeding and edited three  volumes, one on ‘Recent Advances in Oilseed Brassicas’, Kalyani Publishers, New Delhi, India, second on ‘Rapeseed Breeding-Advances in Botanical Research’, Vol. 45, Academic Press, Elsevier Publishers and third on Biology and Breeding of crucifers, CRC Publishers, Taylor and Francis Group.

Editors and affiliations

  • S.K. Gupta
    • 1
  1. 1.Agricultural Sciences & Technology, FOA ChathaSher-e-Kashmir University ofJammuIndia

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