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Cover for Ecologically based integrated pest management.

This book, intended for all those involved in studying entomology, crop protection and pest management, has 18 review chapters on topics ranging from the ecological effects of chemical control practices to the ecology of predator-prey and parasitoid-host systems.

Author(s)
Koul, O.; Cuperus, G. W.
ISBN
2007 CABI (H ISBN 9781845930646)
Type
Book
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Ecologically based integrated pest management: present concept and new solutions.

This chapter covers the implementation and model systems of integrated pest management (IPM) programmes, as well as consumer concerns and influence of markets on such programmes. Case studies of IPM programmes for controlling pests infesting lucerne and stored products are presented.

Author(s)
Koul, O.; Cuperus, G. W.
ISBN
2007 CABI (H ISBN 9781845930646)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for 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...

Author(s)
Cuperus, G. W.; Berberet, R. C.; Noyes, R. T.
ISBN
2004 CABI Publishing (H ISBN 9780851996868)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Info
Cover for Integrated pest management: potential, constraints and challenges.

This book addresses many of the key issues surrounding integrated pest management (IPM), particularly of insects. Topics include the pesticide paradox in IPM; risk-benefit analysis; transgenic crops in IPM; and consumer response to IPM. This book will be of great use to researchers in crop...

Author(s)
Koul, O.; Dhaliwal, G. S.; Cuperus, G. W.
ISBN
2004 CABI Publishing (H ISBN 9780851996868)
Type
Book
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Integrated pest management: retrospect and prospect.

This paper outlines the history and evolution of pest management tactics based on the era of traditional approaches (ancient-1938), era of pesticides (1939-75) and era of integrated pest management (IPM, 1976 onwards). It identifies the key elements of a successful IPM programme as well as the...

Author(s)
Dhaliwal, G. S.; Opender Koul; Ramesh Arora
ISBN
2004 CABI Publishing (H ISBN 9780851996868)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Current approaches to areawide pest management: obstacles and future directions.

The objectives of areawide pest management (AWPM) have been directed to enhance the efficacy of non-pesticidal systems for pest control by reducing non-essential neurotoxins and to systematically reduce a target pest below a low residual level through the use of uniformly applied control measures...

Author(s)
Koul, O.; Cuperus, G. W.
ISBN
2008 CABI (H ISBN 9781845933722)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Ecological effects of chemical control practices: the environmental perspective.

This chapter focuses on the environmental effects of chemical pest control and associated management options across the major pest groups, especially insects, plant pathogens and weeds. Reviews are presented on the evolving pest management systems in developing countries.

Author(s)
Luttrell, R. G.
ISBN
2007 CABI (H ISBN 9781845930646)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Sociology in integrated pest management.

This chapter reviews the history of integrated pest management programmes (IPM) and presents some elements of the system theory relevant for representing the structure and function of both social and ecological systems to create a basis for assessing the role of institutions involved in IPM.

Author(s)
Baumgärtner, J.; Pala, A. O.; Trematerra, P.
ISBN
2007 CABI (H ISBN 9781845930646)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Ecologically based management of plant diseases.

This chapter focuses on ecologically-based, non-chemical methods of disease management, including the eradication and reduction of pathogen inoculum, direct protection of the plant, engineering genetic resistance in plants and integrated disease management.

Author(s)
Jacobsen, B. J.
ISBN
2007 CABI (H ISBN 9781845930646)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Economic aspects of ecologically based pest management.

This chapter focuses on the choice of pest management practices, optimization of pest control strategies, evaluation of economic benefits of pest management programmes, assessment and prediction of pest management adoption and assessment of public policies related to pest management.

Author(s)
Norton, G. W.
ISBN
2007 CABI (H ISBN 9781845930646)
Type
Book chapter

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