- Author : Sadasivam Kannaiyan
- Release Date : 30 November 2002
- Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
- Genre : Medical
- Pages : 376 pages
- ISBN 13 : 140200219X
Download or read book entitled Biotechnology of Biofertilizers by author: Sadasivam Kannaiyan which was release on 30 November 2002 and published by Springer Science & Business Media with total page 376 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Seeing biological nitrogen fixation and biofertilizer technology as a safe and ecologically sound alternative to the use of chemical fertilizers, Kannaiyan (Tamil Nadu Agricultural U., India) presents 28 research papers reviewing recent advances in the field. Topics include the biochemistry of nitrogen fixation and assimilation, the biochemistry and molecular genetics of legume symbiosis, production of Rhizobium fertilizer, the role of plant flavonoids as signal molecules to Rhizobium, stem nodulating bacteria in legumes, endophytic nitrogen fixation in wheat, and ammonia production by the immobilized cyanobacteria for rice crop. Annotation : 2004 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com).