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Cover for Managing insect pests of rice in Africa.

This chapter discusses pre- and postharvest insect pests in rice and reviews approaches to reduce quantitative and qualitative losses incurred along the rice value chain in the context of a rapidly growing demand for rice in Africa South of Sahara and the increased risk of pest outbreaks due to...

Author(s)
Nwilene, F. E.; Nacro, S.; Tamò, M.; Menozzi, P.; Heinrichs, E. A.; Hamadoun, A.; Dakouo, D.; Adda, C.; Togola, A.
ISBN
2013 CABI (H ISBN 9781845938123)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Integrated pest management in South Africa.

This chapter covers agricultural policy and legislation, integrated pest management (IPM) research and practice, successful IPM implementation (citrus, deciduous fruit orchards, cereal stem borers, sugarcane, cotton, potato, wheat and forestry), and constraints in IPM implementation in South Africa.

Author(s)
Charleston, D. S.; Kfir, R.; Rensburg, N. J. van; Barnes, B. N.; Hattingh, V.; Conlong, D. E.; Visser, D.; Prinsloo, G. J.
ISBN
2003 CABI Publishing (H ISBN 9780851996523)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Integrated pest management in China.

This chapter covers the development of IPM (from 1950 to the early 1970s, from 1974 to 1982, and from 1983 to the present), IPM organizational structure, IPM research and practice (pest monitoring and forecasting, cultural control, biological control and pest resistance), and examples of successful ...

Author(s)
Wang ZhenYing; He KangLai; Zhao JianZhou; Zhou DaRong
ISBN
2003 CABI Publishing (H ISBN 9780851996523)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Integrated pest management in the global arena.

This book presents experiences and successful case studies of integrated pest management (IPM) from developed and developing countries and from major international centres and programmes. It contains 39 chapters by many contributors addressing themes such as: emerging issues in IPM, including...

Author(s)
Maredia, K. M.; Dakouo, D.; Mota-Sanchez, D.
ISBN
2003 CABI Publishing (H ISBN 9780851996523)
Type
Book
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Cover for Integrated pest management in India.

This chapter covers the development of integrated pest management (IPM), national IPM policy, IPM strategies used by farmers (trap cropping in combination with chemical and/or biological control in cabbage, tomato and maize; host plant resistance and chemical control; biological and cultural...

Author(s)
Amerika Singh; Saroj Singh; Rao, S. N.
ISBN
2003 CABI Publishing (H ISBN 9780851996523)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Online resources for integrated pest management information delivery and exchange.

This chapter describes the internet as a tool for integrated pest management (IPM) information delivery and exchange, and discusses the retrieval of IPM information on line.

Author(s)
Bajwa, W. I.; Kogan, M.
ISBN
2003 CABI Publishing (H ISBN 9780851996523)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Biological control and integrated pest management.

This chapter discusses the major approaches to the biological control of pests in both subsistence and production agriculture. The applications of conservation (modification of environmental factors that may limit the control effectiveness of natural enemies), augmentation (direct manipulation of...

Author(s)
O'Neil, R. J.; Yaninek, J. S.; Landis, D. A.; Orr, D. B.
ISBN
2003 CABI Publishing (H ISBN 9780851996523)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Pesticide policy and integrated pest management.

This chapter outlines the rationale and importance of policy analysis for designing rational decision making in crop protection. The first section describes the most important trends in crop protection that shape the current policy agenda and exert pressure to change the pro-pesticide bias. The...

Author(s)
Fleischer, G.; Waibel, H.
ISBN
2003 CABI Publishing (H ISBN 9780851996523)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Industrial perspective on integrated pest management.

This chapter describes the unique role that the pesticide industry plays in developing, supporting, and implementing integrated pest management (IPM) programmes, illustrating the integration of IPM considerations into the process of development of new products, formulation of IPM strategies based...

Author(s)
Head, G.; Duan, J.
ISBN
2003 CABI Publishing (H ISBN 9780851996523)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Ghana national integrated pest management program.

This chapter provides a brief history of integrated pest management (IPM) in Ghana; describes the principles and implementation of the farmers' field schools (FFS) methodology in promoting the adoption of IPM, as well as the issues and constraints in the implementation of FFS; mentions the IPM...

Author(s)
Afreh-Nuamah, K.
ISBN
2003 CABI Publishing (H ISBN 9780851996523)
Type
Book chapter

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