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Introduction to the latest plant methods: A guide for farmers and researchers

253 pages
Arcler Education Inc
This book serves as a handbook for both researchers and farmers in agriculture. It deals with the latest plant methods used in the research labs. A discussion on plant breeding and stress tolerance can be helpful for students and researchers. Advanced topics like embryo culture and transgenic plants were discussed in detail. Antiviral resistance and bioinformatics related to plant biology are emphasized. This book explains the phenotyping of plants and nanotechnology applications that are beneficial for plant growth and reproduction. The problems associated with genetically modified plants were discussed. This book can be used for students who are pursuing graduate and undergraduate courses.
Author Bio
Dr. Hazem Shawky Fouda has a PhD. In Agriculture Sciences, obtained his PhD. from the Faculty of Agriculture, Alexandria University, 2008, MSc. In Agriculture Sciences from the Faculty of Agriculture, Alexandria University in 2004, Post-Grade Diploma in Cotton, 2001, BSc. in Agriculture Sciences, from the Faculty of Agriculture, Alexandria University, 1997, worked in Cotton Arbitration & Testing General Organization (CATGO) from 1999 till 2018. Was working in the International Cotton Training Center (ICTC) – Cotton Arbitration & Testing General Organization (CATGO) from 2000 till 2015, as a Lecturer & Classer's Trainer for Egyptian and foreigner classers, technicians, ginners, spinners & traders in all cotton aspects. Besides that he was an editor and active member in the Research & Translation Committee, participating in issuing weekly, monthly and annually issues about the international & local cotton market including price trends and direction, recent developments & researches concerning cotton production, protection, harvesting, ginning, fiber testing, spinning & weaving since its foundation in 2000 till 2014 and from 2015 till 2018 he worked as an inspector, since 2018 till present works as a consultant.