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Alternative Crops and Cropping Systems by Petr Konvalina

By Petr Konvalina

Replacement vegetation and cropping structures have significance in complete agricultural quarter. because the identify indicates, it truly is another which may at present symbolize just a small financial value. nonetheless, in a few parts pose a brand new revolutionary path, which has the capability to extend sooner or later. The target used to be to write down a e-book the place as many various present experiences as attainable should be provided in one quantity, making it effortless for the reader to match equipment, effects and conclusions. for that reason, stories from international locations resembling South Africa, Zimbabwe, Poland, The Czech Republic, Mexico and Japan were compiled into one e-book. i think that the chance to match effects and conclusions from various international locations and continents will create a brand new standpoint in replacement plants and cropping platforms. i am hoping that our publication can assist researchers and scholars around the world to achieve new and engaging ends up in the sphere of different plants and cropping platforms.

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If released directly into the environment, these waste nutrients can cause significant environmental degradation through nitrogen enrichment and lead to the proliferation of algal growth [22], producing an unbalance in oxygenation of water. Seaweeds as Ulva can be cultivated in aquaculture wastewater to recover a high proportion of these waste nutrients, while simultaneously creating a biomass resource [23]. The integration of seaweed cultivation with land-based aquaculture for nutrient remediation has been successfully demonstrated at a research level numerous times [23–25], although rarely implemented commercially [26].

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