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By J.S. Sandhu, Sarvjeet Singh (auth.), Shyam S. Yadav, David L. McNeil, Philip C. Stevenson (eds.)

The lentil is without doubt one of the first meals to were cultivated and has maintained very good socio-economic worth for over 8,000 years. the traditional crop is now a crop for contemporary occasions in either constructing and eveloped international locations today.

The foreign marketplace lately has elevated considerably and this crop is gaining a big position in cropping structures less than varied ecologies. it truly is grown in over 35 nations, has a large diversity of makes use of worldwide, and the several seed and plant kinds tailored to an more and more wide selection of ecologies makes this finished quantity much more vital today.

This e-book covers all elements of range, breeding and creation applied sciences, and the contents include;

  • Origin, edition, ecology and variety
  • Utilization, nutrients and creation applied sciences.
  • Genetic enhancement, mutation and wild kin
  • Breeding equipment and lensomics achievements
  • Productivity, profitability and international alternate

This e-book provides the main finished and recent assessment of study on lentil creation platforms, biotic and abiotic stresses administration, caliber seed construction, garage thoughts and lentil turning out to be world wide. This ebook can be of significant price to legume breeders, scientists, nutritionists, academic

researchers, graduate scholars, farmers, investors and shoppers within the constructed and the constructing world.

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