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Cover for Management of the Asian citrus psyllid in Asia.

This chapter focuses on the origin and spread, pest status, current distribution and influence of abiotic factors, chemical control, spread of huanglongbing, insecticide resistance, natural enemies, plant volatiles, and physical control of the Asian citrus psyllid. Citrus industries and orchards...

Author(s)
Beattie, G. A. C.
ISBN
2020 CABI (H ISBN 9781786394088)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Success and failures of IPM in Africa and Asia: the significance of biocontrol.

Author(s)
Murphy, S. T.; Lamontagne-Godwin, J.; Taylor, B.; Thompson, E.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781786394118)
Type
Book chapter; Conference paper
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Integrating indigenous knowledge for technology adoption in agriculture.

This chapter highlights the importance of integrating the indigenous knowledge of rice farmers into the development and extension of agricultural technologies to facilitate widespread farmer adoption and achievement of multidimensional impacts. It illustrates a few case studies where indigenous...

Author(s)
Palis, F. G.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781780647050)
Type
Book chapter
Full TextCABI Book Chapter InfoOpen Access
Cover for Native North American vs. Asian Parasitoid natural enemies of invasive brown marmorated stink bug.

Author(s)
Abram, P. K.; Hoelmer, K. A.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781786394118)
Type
Book chapter; Conference paper
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
Full TextCABI Book Chapter InfoOpen Access
Cover for Phyto-pathogens and soil nutrients shape biological control of invasive mealybugs in Asia's cassava crops.

Author(s)
Wyckhuys, K. A. G.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781786394118)
Type
Book chapter; Conference paper
CABI Book Info
Cover for Arthropod pests of horticultural crops in tropical Asia.

This book presents detailed descriptions of pests of horticultural crops in tropical Asia, their taxonomy, latin and common names, their host ranges, the kinds of damage they cause and their natural enemies. Excellent photography of the pest species and their damage are also provided.

Author(s)
Muniappan, R.; Shepard, B. M.; Carner, G. R.; Ooi, P. A. C.
ISBN
2012 CABI (H ISBN 9781845939519)
Type
Book
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Arthropod pests and their natural enemies on horticultural crops in tropical Asia.

This chapter presents information on the natural history of arthropod pests of horticultural crops in tropical Asia and their natural enemies. Coloured photographs, which will help in building a solid foundation for sustainable IPM programmes, are also provided.

Author(s)
Muniappan, R.; Shepard, B. M.; Carner, G. R.; Ooi, P. A. C.
ISBN
2012 CABI (H ISBN 9781845939519)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Pests of minor vegetable crops.

This chapter focuses on the pests of amaranths (Amaranthus spp.), beetroot (Beta vulgaris), carrot (Daucus carota) and water spinach (Ipomoea aquatica). The taxonomy, origin, geographical distribution, host range, life cycle and damage caused by these pests are discussed and their natural enemies...

Author(s)
Muniappan, R.; Shepard, B. M.; Carner, G. R.; Ooi, P. A. C.
ISBN
2012 CABI (H ISBN 9781845939519)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Pests of other crops.

This chapter focuses on the pests of cashew (Anacardium occidentale), cocoa (Theobroma cacao), coffee (Coffea arabica and Coffea canephora) and tea (Camellia sinensis). The taxonomy, geographical distribution, host range, life cycle and damage of these pests are discussed. The various natural...

Author(s)
Muniappan, R.; Shepard, B. M.; Carner, G. R.; Ooi, P. A. C.
ISBN
2012 CABI (H ISBN 9781845939519)
Type
Book chapter

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