Advances in Conservation Agriculture Volume 1

Advances in Conservation Agriculture Volume 1

Systems and Science

Prof Amir Kassam, Prof Amir Kassam, Dr Laila Kassam, Dr Rolf Derpsch, Dr Theodor Friedrich


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  • Reviews the development of CA systems globally and elaborates on science underlying the key CA system components.
  • Assesses the latest evidence on improving soil and crop health and CA system resilience through the application of the core CA system principles.
  • Includes case studies reviewing current science on optimising CA cropping systems involving cereal, legume, horticultural and tree crops as well as integrating livestock in CA systems.