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Integrated pest management: potential, constraints and challenges.

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Chapter 12 (Page no: 265)

The essential role of IPM in promoting sustainability of agricultural production systems for future generations.

This paper highlights the role of integrated pest management (IPM) in sustaining productivity in the future. It discusses the three mandates (economic, environmental and social) that should be addressed in assuring sustainability of agricultural productions systems. Several resources and topic areas that will make essential contributions to sustainable agricultural systems and effective IPM strategy in the future are identified, including diagnostic tools, weather forecasting, transgenic plants, biological control and chemical pesticides. Recommendations are given to meet the challenges posed by pest adaptation and to overcome the constraints to IPM adoption.

Other chapters from this book

Chapter: 1 (Page no: 1) Integrated pest management: retrospect and prospect. Author(s): Dhaliwal, G. S. Opender Koul Ramesh Arora
Chapter: 2 (Page no: 21) Cultural practices: springboard to IPM. Author(s): Bajwa, W. I. Kogan, M.
Chapter: 3 (Page no: 39) The relevance of modelling in successful implementation of IPM. Author(s): Legg, D. E.
Chapter: 4 (Page no: 55) Manipulation of tritrophic interactions for IPM. Author(s): Verkerk, R. H. J.
Chapter: 5 (Page no: 73) Behaviour-modifying chemicals: prospects and constraints in IPM. Author(s): Gut, L. J. Stelinski, L. L. Thomson, D. R. Miller, J. R.
Chapter: 6 (Page no: 123) Transgenic insecticidal cultivars in integrated pest management: challenges and opportunities. Author(s): Bernal, J. S. Prasifka, J. S├ętamou, M. Heinz, K. M.
Chapter: 7 (Page no: 147) Plant resistance against pests: issues and strategies. Author(s): Smith, C. M.
Chapter: 8 (Page no: 169) The pesticide paradox in IPM: risk-benefit analysis. Author(s): Guillebeau, P.
Chapter: 9 (Page no: 185) Manipulation of host-finding and acceptance behaviours in insects: importance to IPM. Author(s): Cowles, R. S.
Chapter: 10 (Page no: 205) Integrated pest management in forestry: potential and challenges. Author(s): Otvos, I. S.
Chapter: 11 (Page no: 255) Consumer response to IPM: potential and challenges. Author(s): Hollingsworth, C. S. Coli, W. M.
Chapter: 13 (Page no: 281) Opportunities and challenges for IPM in developing countries. Author(s): Bergvinson, D.

Chapter details

  • Author Affiliation
  • Department of Entomology and Plant Pathology, Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, OK 74078, USA.
  • Year of Publication
  • 2004
  • ISBN
  • 9780851996868
  • Record Number
  • 20043099907