This collection contains selected papers from the First Asian PGPR Indonesian Chapter International e-Conference 2021 held in Denpasar, Bali, Indonesia on the 28th of August 2021. This event was hosted by the Biology Study Program, Mathematics and Natural Sciences Faculty, Udayana University.
The conference was held to bring together researchers, microbiologists and industry executives to share and discuss the latest research on technological growth and innovation in the field of plant growth-promoting rhizobacteria (PGPR).
This KnE Life Sciences collection contains 59 peer-reviewed papers covering a wide range of studies on PGPR. Some researchers discuss the positive influence of PGPR on sustainable agriculture, forestry, horticulture, and organic and urban farming while also analysing its prospects and commercial success. Others explore the impact of PGPR on climate change, and water and energy conservation. A few researchers also examine the role of PGPR in bioremediation and waste management, and how organic and natural farming can be utilised to enhance ecotourism.
These papers will be of interest to academics, students and professionals researching or working in the fields of agriculture and environmental science.
Conference date: 28 August 2021
Location: Bali, Indonesia
Organizer: The Biology Study Program, Mathematics and Natural Sciences Faculty, Udayana University
Editors: Manugala Sankara Reddy, Ni Luh Suriani, Sarjiya Antonius, Tualar Simarmata, Ida Ayu Astarini, Loekas Susanto, Robbi Rahim
Published: 7 June 2022