This book covers the potato world market as it expands further into the new millennium. Authors stress the overriding need for stable yields to eliminate human hunger and poverty, while considering solutions to enhance global production and distribution. It comprehensively describes genetics and genetic resources, plant growth and development, response to the environment, tuber quality, pests and diseases, biotechnology and crop management. Potato Biology is the most valuable reference available for all professionals involved in the potato industry, plant biologists and agronomists.Offers an understanding of the social, economic and market factors that influence production and distributionDiscusses developments and useful traits in transgenic biology and genetic engineeringThe first reference entirely devoted to understanding new advances in potato biology and biotechnology
Dog owners know that dogs can be trained, but the idea of training rarely crosses cat owners’ minds.
But as bestselling anthrozoologist John Bradshaw and cat expert Sarah Ellis show, not only can cats be trained, but they absolutely should be to ensure a happy and healthy relationship between pet and owner. Once we comprehend cats’ emotions and needs, we can train them to overcome their natural fears and anxieties.
Full of training tips and exercises for nearly every scenario — from introducing your cat to a new baby to teaching cats to live alongside dogs to helping cats deal with visits to the vet — The Trainable Cat is an essential manual for cat owners everywhere.
©2016 John Bradshaw and Sarah Ellis (P)2016 Dreamscape Media, LLC