Cookies on CAB eBooks

Like most websites we use cookies. This is to ensure that we give you the best experience possible.

 

Continuing to use www.cabi.org  means you agree to our use of cookies. If you would like to, you can learn more about the cookies we use.

CAB eBooks

Ebooks on agriculture and the applied life sciences from CAB International

Results per page:

Search results

CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Dill.

Dill (Anethum graveolens) is cultivated worldwide as a fresh or dried herb and for essential oil. Indian dill, formerly classified as Anethum sowa, is a botanical variety of A. graveolens that predominates in India and South-east Asia. Dill is believed to have originated in the eastern...

Author(s)
Passam, H. C.
ISBN
2020 CABI (H ISBN 9781789240955)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Introduction.

A brief history of the evolution of the oil palm crop is provided, from domestication and small-scale production in Africa (its centre of origin/diversity) to crop expansion, especially in South-east Asia, in becoming the world's top oil crop. Knowledge of the biology and genetics of oil palm are...

Author(s)
Setiawati, U.; Sitepu, B.; Nur, F.; Forster, B. P.; Dery, S.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786395917)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Integrated pest management of cassava crops in south-east Asia.

This chapter provides an updated account of the arthropod pest complex that is affecting South East Asian cassava, describes current pest management options and highlights future opportunities for development and scaleup of IPM and organic pest control technologies.

Author(s)
Graziosi, I.; Ngo Tien Dung; Buamas, C.; Wongtiem, P.; Wyckhuys, K. A. G.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781780644998)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Info
Cover for Keys to the tropical fruit flies (Tephritidae: Dacinae) of South-East Asia: Indomalaya to North-West Australasia.

Standard dichotomous keys to all species of Dacini known from South-East Asia are presented in this volume. Each couplet is illustrated so that users, particularly those less familiar with morphological characters, can identify species with a high level of accuracy. The supraspecific classification ...

Author(s)
Drew, R. A. I.; Romig, M. C.
ISBN
2016 CABI (H ISBN 9781780644196)
Type
Book
CABI Book Info
Cover for Tropical fruit flies (Tephritidae: Dacinae) of South-East Asia: Indomalaya to North-West Australasia.

The species within the Tribe Dacini, from Indomalaya to north-west Australasia, are described and illustrated. In all, 423 species are recorded from this region and treated under four genera, Bactrocera (with 18 subgenera), Dacus (with five subgenera), Ichneumonopsis and Monacrostichus. One new...

Author(s)
Drew, R. A. I.; Romig, M. C.
ISBN
2013 CABI (H ISBN 9781780640358)
Type
Book
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Apple snails (Ampullariidae) as agricultural pests: their biology, impacts and management.

This chapter reviews the taxonomy; habitat; morphology; mating, oviposition and fecundity; population dynamics and abundance; feeding behaviour; respiration; aestivation; temperature and salt tolerance; dispersal; distribution across South East Asia and other countries as a food item, aquarium...

Author(s)
Cowie, R. H.
ISBN
2002 CABI Publishing (H ISBN 9780851993201)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Info
Cover for Litchi and longan: botany, production and uses.

Litchi and the related fruit longan are grown extensively in China and South East Asia, as well as in Australia, Florida (USA), southern Europe and southern Africa. This book represents the only comprehensive balanced and internationally focused publication on these fruits. It covers all aspects of ...

Author(s)
Menzel, C. M.; Waite, G. K.
ISBN
2005 CABI Publishing (H ISBN 9780851996967)
Type
Book

Refine Results

Sort Order
Author
Geographical Location
Item Type
Subject Topics