Agricultural research is occurring across the globe. It is constantly revolutionizing the techniques of crop production and management. Contributions of renowned experts have been compiled in this book to bring forth a global perspective on the advances in this field. Some of the significant topics covered in this book are irrigation, genetic variability, seed storage, properties of soil, agronomic performance, tillage practices, etc. This extensive text will serve as a reference guide for students, scholars, researchers, botanists, agriculture scientists and professionals engaged in the field of agriculture.