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Insect pest management.

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Description

This book aims to provide an overview of insect pest management, highlighting the major problem areas and contentious issues and, where possible, attempting to identify promising lines and directions for future research and implementation. The book includes descriptions and explanations of the different control measures and their use, categorized as insecticides, host plant resistance, biological ...

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Chapter 9 (Page no: 233)

Programme design, management and implementation.

This chapter deals with integrated pest management (IPM) programme design, management, delivery of research results, implementation and adoption. There is no detailed formula for the development of an IPM programme that can be applied to every situation. This is as much because of the variety of possible starting points for a programme as for the diverse range of pests/cropping systems that exist. All that can really be considered here is an idealized scheme identifying procedures that should generally be applicable. It will always be the responsibility of the programme manager and the research team to identify the best and most appropriate procedures to suit their particular circumstances.

Other chapters from this book

Chapter: 1 (Page no: 1) Introduction. Author(s): Dent, D. Binks, R. H.
Chapter: 2 (Page no: 12) Sampling, monitoring and forecasting. Author(s): Dent, D. Binks, R. H.
Chapter: 3 (Page no: 39) Yield loss. Author(s): Dent, D. Binks, R. H.
Chapter: 4 (Page no: 67) Insecticides. Author(s): Dent, D. Binks, R. H.
Chapter: 5 (Page no: 103) Host plant resistance. Author(s): Dent, D. Binks, R. H.
Chapter: 6 (Page no: 151) Biological control. Author(s): Dent, D. Binks, R. H.
Chapter: 7 (Page no: 198) Cultural and interference methods. Author(s): Dent, D. Binks, R. H.
Chapter: 8 (Page no: 225) Legislation, codes of conduct and conventions. Author(s): Dent, D. Binks, R. H.
Chapter: 10 (Page no: 268) Driving forces and future prospects for IPM. Author(s): Dent, D. Binks, R. H.

Chapter details

  • Author Affiliation
  • Dent Associates Ltd, Saham Toney, UK.
  • Year of Publication
  • 2020
  • ISBN
  • 9781789241051
  • Record Number
  • 20203506563