The Science of Agriculture: A Biological Approach
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Level(s): Flesch-Kincaid

Author : Ray V. Herren

9781439057766

672 Pages  Hardcover 

4th Edition

©2012 , Published

$163.00

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THE SCIENCE OF AGRICULTURE: A BIOLOGICAL APPROACH, 4th EDITION integrates biological sciences with modern agricultural concepts. The aim of the text is to provide students with a basic understanding of the concepts behind the agricultural industry. Traditionally, agriculture texts have concentrated ... more

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Current information on animal cloning, food safety and nutrition, GMOs, soil classification, and organic food production and labeling.

Presents agricultural and biological concepts for a better understanding of the agricultural industry.

Connects real life scenarios with biological principles to h... more

New to this Edition

New separate chapter dedicated to the expanded use of agricultural crops as an energy source.

All new chapters on Wildlife Management.

Contains updated illustrations throughout the text to showcase the latest techniques and technologies used in agriculture.

Objective lists broken out into Agrisci... more

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Lab Manual CD-ROM

The Lab Manual CD-ROM contains pdf’s of both the student edition of the lab manual and lab manual instructor’s guide. This product is designed as a cost saving tool for instructors, allowing you to print off as many labs as you would like for the life of the book.

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Classroom Interactive CD-ROM

This CD -ROM contains four different “game-show-themed” applications to be run by the instructor. All questions are taken directly from the readings of the text and serve as great tools to reinforce the main concepts of each unit.

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Lab Manual

The Laboratory Manual is a valuable tool designed to enhance your students learning experience by applying and reinforcing methods utilized by agricultural and biological scientists. This comprehensive, science-based lab manual reinforces science concepts introduced in the text. It is recommended that students complete each lab to confirm their understanding of essential science content.... more

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Student Supplements
Lab Manual CD-ROM

The Lab Manual CD-ROM contains pdf’s of both the student edition of the lab manual and lab manual instructor’s guide. This product is designed as a cost saving tool for instructors, allowing you to print off as many labs as you would like for the life of the book.

9781439057728 $523.25
Classroom Interactive CD-ROM

This CD -ROM contains four different “game-show-themed” applications to be led by your instructor in the classroom. All questions are taken directly from the readings of the text and serve as great tools to reinforce the main concepts of each unit.

9781439057711 $182.25
Lab Manual

The Laboratory Manual is a valuable tool designed to enhance your learning experience by applying and reinforcing methods utilized by agricultural and biological scientists. This comprehensive, science-based lab manual reinforces science concepts found in the text. It is recommended that you complete each lab to confirm your understanding of essential science content.

9781439057742 $99.00
CourseMate with eBook Instant Access Code
9781285086156 $87.50