Rice Production Worldwide

  • Bhagirath S. Chauhan
  • Khawar Jabran
  • Gulshan Mahajan

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-viii
  2. Rajendra Prasad, Yashbir Singh Shivay, Dinesh Kumar
    Pages 1-32
  3. Lixiao Nie, Shaobing Peng
    Pages 33-52
  4. Gulshan Mahajan, Vivek Kumar, Bhagirath S. Chauhan
    Pages 53-91
  5. Hansjoerg Kraehmer, Cyrille Thomas, Francesco Vidotto
    Pages 93-116
  6. Negussie Zenna, Kalimuthu Senthilkumar, Moussa Sie
    Pages 117-135
  7. Vijay Singh, Shane Zhou, Zahoor Ganie, Bernal Valverde, Luis Avila, Enio Marchesan et al.
    Pages 137-168
  8. Ali Ahsan Bajwa, Bhagirath Singh Chauhan
    Pages 169-184
  9. A. N. Rao, S. P. Wani, M. S. Ramesha, J. K. Ladha
    Pages 185-205
  10. Tahir Hussain Awan, Mostafa Ahmadizadeh, Khawar Jabran, Saima Hashim, Bhagirath Singh Chauhan
    Pages 207-216
  11. Bijay-Singh, V. K. Singh
    Pages 217-253
  12. Avishek Datta, Hayat Ullah, Zannatul Ferdous
    Pages 255-277
  13. G. S. Laha, Ram Singh, D. Ladhalakshmi, S. Sunder, M. Srinivas Prasad, C. S. Dagar et al.
    Pages 303-360
  14. Vivek Kumar, Gulshan Mahajan, Bhagirath S. Chauhan
    Pages 361-392
  15. Finbarr G. Horgan
    Pages 393-417
  16. Muhammad Riaz, Tariq Ismail, Saeed Akhtar
    Pages 419-453
  17. Ahmad Nawaz, Muhammad Farooq
    Pages 455-485
  18. Akshaya K. Biswal, Md. Shamim, Kevin Cruzado, Gericho Soriano, Abhijit Ghatak, MitchellRey Toleco et al.
    Pages 487-547
  19. Back Matter
    Pages 549-563

About this book


This book addresses aspects of rice production in rice-growing areas of the world including origin, history, role in global food security, cropping systems, management practices, production systems, cultivars, as well as fertilizer and pest management. As one of the three most important grain crops that helps to fulfill food needs all across the globe, rice plays a key role in the current and future food security of the world. Currently, no book covers all aspects of rice production in the rice-growing areas of world. This book fills that gap by highlighting the diverse production and management practices as well as the various rice genotypes in the salient, rice-producing areas in Asia, Europe, Africa, the Americas, and Australia. Further, this text highlights harvesting, threshing, processing, yields and rice products and future research needs. Supplemented with illustrations and tables, this text is essential for students taking courses in agronomy and production systems as well as for agricultural advisers, county agents, extension specialists, and professionals throughout the industry.


Rice production systems fertilizer management in rice rice cultivars rice pests management rice products

Editors and affiliations

  • Bhagirath S. Chauhan
    • 1
  • Khawar Jabran
    • 2
  • Gulshan Mahajan
    • 3
  1. 1.Queensland Alliance for Agriculture and Food InnovationThe University of QueenslandGattonAustralia
  2. 2.Department of Plant Protection, Faculty of Agriculture and Natural SciencesDuzce UniversityDuzceTurkey
  3. 3.Punjab Agricultural UniversityLudhianaIndia

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