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Cover for Economic impacts of integrated pest management practices in developing countries.

Integrated pest management (IPM) is a crop protection strategy that integrates multiple practices, disciplines and concerns for economic, ecological and social wellbeing. Therefore, impact assessment of IPM can focus on a single IPM practice, a few practice(s) or on a complete IPM strategy. This...

Author(s)
Norton, G. W.; Alwang, J.; Kassie, M.; Muniappan, R.
ISBN
2019 CABI (H ISBN 9781786393678)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Classical biological control of insects in developed and developing countries: a comparison using BIOCAT database.

Author(s)
Cock, M. J. W.; Kuhlmann, U.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781786394118)
Type
Book chapter; Conference paper
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Cover for Success and impact in classical biological control: some examples from developing countries.

Author(s)
Day, R. K.; Cock, M. J. W.; Kuhlmann, U.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781786394118)
Type
Book chapter; Conference paper
CABI Book Info
Cover for Biocontrol agents: entomopathogenic and slug parasitic nematodes.

This book contains chapters that capture the full breadth of the basic and applied information on entomopathogenic (EPNs) and slug parasitic nematodes (SPNs) that are used or have potential in the management of insect pests, molluscs and/or other researched targets such as plant parasitic...

Author(s)
Abd-Elgawad, M. M. M.; Askary, T. H.; Coupland, J.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781786390004)
Type
Book
Full TextCABI Book InfoOpen Access
Cover for Proceedings of the 5th International Symposium on Biological Control of Arthropods, Langkawi, Malaysia, September 11-15, 2017.

This proceedings contains papers dealing with issues affecting biological control, particularly pertaining to the use of parasitoids and predators as biological control agents. This includes all approaches to biological control: conservation, augmentation, and importation of natural enemy species...

Author(s)
Mason, P. G.; Gillespie, D. R.; Vincent, C.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781786394118)
Type
Book; Conference proceedings
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for History, overview and principles of ecologically-based pest management.

This paper provides an overview of the history of pest (including pathogens, insects and weeds) management since 8000 BC, pesticide use and the history of integrated pest management (IPM) in developed and developing countries. The role of IPM in Green Revolution agriculture is described. The...

Author(s)
Abrol, D. P.; Shankar, U.
ISBN
2012 CABI (H ISBN 9781845938086)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Pest monitoring and forecasting.

This chapter undertakes a selective review of published work on insect pest monitoring using sex pheromone and light traps, and forecasting using pest simulation models and decision support systems. The use of remote sensing for pest monitoring and forecasting is described. Pest monitoring is the...

Author(s)
Prasad, Y. G.; Mathyam Prabhakar
ISBN
2012 CABI (H ISBN 9781845938086)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Plant Sciences Reviews 2012.

Plant Sciences Reviews provides scientists and students in the field with timely analysis on key topics in current research. These chapters were originally published in CAB Reviews. This volume makes available in printed form the reviews in plant sciences published during 2012. Topics in this...

Author(s)
Hemming, D.
ISBN
2013 CABI (H ISBN 9781780643007)
Type
Book
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Prospects of large-scale use of natural products as alternatives to synthetic pesticides in developing countries.

The incidence of pests and diseases on crops in developing countries has caused a lot of food insecurity and negatively affected the agro-allied industries. The use of synthetic pesticides has been the only means of combating the pests and diseases to achieve large-scale food production in...

Author(s)
Olufolaji, D. B.
ISBN
2011 CABI (H ISBN 9781845936716)
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

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