The Oil Palm

Dr RHV Corley is a plant physiologist who worked for over 15 years in oil palm research in Malaysia

R.H.V. Corley

2015

Scholarcy highlights

  • Dr RHV Corley is a plant physiologist who worked for over 15 years in oil palm research in Malaysia
  • Its production has increased over the decades, reaching 56 million tons in 2013, and it gives the highest yields per hectare of all oil crops
  • The Oil Palm is the definitive reference work on this important crop. This fifth edition features new topics - including the conversion of palm oil to biodiesel, and discussions about the impacts of palm oil production on the environment and effects of climate change – alongside comprehensively revised chapters, with updated references throughout
  • The Oil Palm, Fifth Edition will be useful to researchers, plantation and mill managers who wish to understand the science underlying recommended practices
  • Professor B Tinker was for 7 years at the West African Institute for Oil Palm Research, and has been a consultant in Malaysia
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