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Author Byerlee, Derek, author.

Title The tropical oil crop revolution : food, feed, fuel, and forests / Derek Byerlee, Walter P. Falcon, and Rosamond L. Naylor.

Published New York, NY : Oxford University Press, 2016.


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Physical description 1 online resource
Notes Previously issued in print: 2016.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary The work provides a broad synthesis of the major supply and demand drivers of the dramatic expansion of oil crops in the tropics; its economic, social, and environmental impacts; and the future outlook to 2050. It is a comprehensive review of the oil crop sector with a major focus on oil palm and soybeans, the two most dynamic crops in world agriculture in recent decades.
Audience Specialized.
Notes Description based on online resource; title from home page (viewed on October 28, 2016).
Other author Falcon, Walter P., 1936- author.
Naylor, Rosamond, author.
Subject Oil industries -- Tropics.
Oilseed plants -- Economic aspects -- Tropics.
Tropical plants -- Economic aspects.
ISBN 9780190223014 (ebook) : No price