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The Science of Agriculture: A Biological Approach

$166.25 9781439057766

Overview

THE SCIENCE OF AGRICULTURE: A BIOLOGICAL APPROACH, 4th EDITION integrates biological sciences with modern agricultural concepts. Easy-to-follow and superbly illustrated, this text will develop the reader’s comprehension of Agriscience, as thorough coverage is given to plant and animal systems, soils, cell functions, genetics, genetic engineering, plant and animal reproduction, entomology, the uses of biotechnology, environmental concerns as well as new direction in agriculture and careers. The text also includes an examination of the controversy and concerns over the use of genetic engineering, genetically modified organisms, cloning, and their perceived and potential dangers to humans and the environment. An emphasis is placed on critical thinking, and practical activities to reinforce key information are featured at the end of each chapter. New directions in agriculture and agricultural career choices for the 21st century are also considered.

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Teacher Supplements
Lab Manual CD-ROM
9781439057728 $533.75

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.

Classroom Interactive CD-ROM
9781439057711 $186.00

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.

Lab Manual
9781439057742 $104.00

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 com... more

CourseMate with eBook Instant Access Code
9781285086156 $87.50
Student Supplements
Lab Manual CD-ROM
9781439057728 $533.75

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.

Classroom Interactive CD-ROM
9781439057711 $186.00

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.

Lab Manual
9781439057742 $104.00

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 c... more

CourseMate with eBook Instant Access Code
9781285086156 $87.50