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Cover for Managing orchard pests.

This chapter provides information on the various economically important insect and arthropod pests causing damage to cherry production, such as Rhagoletis indifferens, Drosophila suzukii, Choristoneura rosaceana, Tetranychus urticae and Caliroa cerasi, among others. Notes on their life cycle,...

Author(s)
Long, L. E.; Lang, G. A.; Clive, K.
ISBN
2021 CABI (H ISBN 9781786398284)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Arthropod pests.

This chapter describes the major pests of Citrus and the recent changes in their distribution. These pests include the Asian citrus psyllid (Diaphorina citri), citrus leafminer (Phyllocnistis citrella), root weevil (Diaprepes abbreviatus), citrus rust mite (Phyllocoptruta oleivora), and nematodes....

Author(s)
Albrigo, L. G.; Stelinski, L. L.; Timmer, L. W.
ISBN
2019 CABI (H ISBN 9781845938154)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Pest management in organic grape production.

This chapter focuses on the development of strategies to manage arthropod pests of organic grape vineyards, such as nematodes, insects and mites, with relatively little use of pesticides. These strategies include biological control, mating disruption and cultural methods.

Author(s)
Kreiter, S.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781780644998)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Grapevine pests, diseases and disorders.

This chapter concentrates on the more ubiquitous, global pests: those causing problems in many grape-growing areas. These include fungal, bacterial and viral diseases; other disorders; insect pests; mites; animal pests, including nematodes and birds; and weeds. Some methods of controlling these...

Author(s)
Creasy, G. L.; Creasy, L. L.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786391360)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Pest management in an organic tea plantation.

This chapter presents information on the main insect and mite pests of tea under organic production. The efficacy of various methods (cultural, biological and physical) in the management of these pests are also discussed.

Author(s)
Xiao Qiang
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781780644998)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Insects and spider mites.

Insects are often a major obstacle to the successful production of cucurbits. They can severely reduce yield, injure or kill plants, spread disease and adversely affect fruit quality. Spider mites can also be a problem, particularly with glasshouse cucumbers. Integrated pest management requires an...

Author(s)
Wehner, T. C.; Naegele, R. P.; Myers, J. R.; Dhillon, N. P. S.; Crosby, K.
ISBN
2020 CABI (H ISBN 9781786392916)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Insect and nematode pests.

This chapter describes some insect, arthropod and nematode pests of pawpaws (Carica papaya): Paracoccus marginatus, Ferrisia virgata, Aonidiella orientalis, Toxotrypana curvicauda [Anastrepha curvicauda], Thrips parvispinus, Bemisia tabaci, Myzus persicae, Aphis gossypii, A. craccivora, Tetranychus ...

Author(s)
Khan, M. R.; Amalendu Ghosh
ISBN
2020 CABI (H ISBN 9781789241907)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Integrated pest management and good agricultural practice recommendations in greenhouse crops.

This chapter focuses on the major insect and mite pests of greenhouse crops and the losses that they cause during production. The benefits of the integration of various control methods (biological, physical, mechanical and chemical, among others) in the management of these pests are also discussed.

Author(s)
Hanafi, A.; Rapisarda, C.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781780648002)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Integrated pest management in citrus.

This chapter focuses on the damage caused by various pests (nematodes, mites, thrips, psyllids, whiteflies, aphids, scale insects, Lepidoptera, Coleoptera, Diptera and rodents) on citrus crops. The benefits of the integration of various control measures in the management of these pests in citrus...

Author(s)
Cocuzza, G. E. M.; Rapisarda, C.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781780648002)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Almond pests.

This chapter aims to provide an overview of current knowledge on major pests affecting almond which is intended to be applicable worldwide. The chapter includes two main groups of pests: arthropods and vertebrates. The information presented is based on published sources as well as the authors'...

Author(s)
Zalom, F. G.; Núñez, E.; Baldwin, R. A.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781780643540)
Type
Book chapter

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