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  • Integrating New Technologies For Striga Controlby Gebisa Ejeta; Jonathan Gressel

    World Scientific Publishing Company 2007; US$ 118.00 US$ 102.66

    Witchweeds (Striga species) decimate agriculture in much of Africa and parts of Asia, attacking the major cereal grains and legumes, and halving the already very low yields of subsistence farmers. Several years of research have provided promising technologies, based on the fundamental biology of the parasite–host associations, for dealing with... more...

  • Coffee Pests, Diseases and their Managementby J.M. Waller; M. Bigger; R.J. Hillocks

    CABI 2007; US$ 160.00

    Price collapse and oversupply have made coffee a high-profile crop in recent years: never has efficient production and crop protection been more important for reducing costs and increasing quality. Packed with illustrations, this book covers the origins, botany, agroecology and worldwide<br>production statistics of coffee, and the insect pests,... more...

  • Pesticide Chemistryby G. Matolcsy; M. Nádasy; V. Andriska

    Elsevier Science 1989; US$ 72.95

    This book provides an overview of the major chemical aspects of pesticides giving detailed descriptions of the various groups of pesticides in current use - insecticides, acaricides, nematocides, rodenticides, fungicides and herbicides. The organic syntheses are discussed in detail, as are the biochemical aspects of the effectiveness and mechanisms... more...

  • The Pesticide Detoxby Jules Pretty

    Earthscan 2004; US$ 48.95

    Since the 1960s the world's population has more than doubled and agricultural production per person has increased by a third. Yet this growth in production has masked enormous hidden costs arising from widespread pesticide use - massive ecological damage and high incidences of farmer poisoning and chronic health effects. Whereas once the risks... more...

  • Education and Safe Handling in Pesticide Applicationby E.A.H. van Heemstra-Lequin; W.F. Tordoir

    Elsevier Science 2000; US$ 240.00

    Studies in Environmental Science encompasses a broad range of topics within the field of environmental science and technology. Volume 18 covers the Proceedings of the Sixth International Workshop of the Scientific Committee on Pesticides of the International Association on Occupational Health, Buenos Aires and San Carlos de Bariloche. more...

  • Molybdenum in Agricultureby Umesh C. Gupta

    Cambridge University Press 1997; US$ 35.00

    This book condenses all the information available on the subject of molybdenum as it relates to soils, crops and livestock. more...

  • Enological Chemistryby Juan Moreno; Rafael Peinado

    Elsevier Science 2012; US$ 119.95

    Enological Chemistry is written for the professional enologist tasked with finding the right balance of compounds to create or improve wine products. Related titles lack the appropriate focus for this audience, according to reviewers, failing either to be as comprehensive on the topic of chemistry, to include chemistry as part of the broader science... more...

  • Microbial Biopesticidesby Opender Koul; G. S. Dhaliwal

    CRC Press 2003; US$ 231.00

    Biotechnological research has provided key developments in pest control agents, focusing on pathogens of insect pests as formulated biological pesticides. Emphasis has been placed on bacteria and viruses as they are well understood and easily manipulated. Microbial Biopesticides provides a comprehensive overview of the advances made in the use of bacteria,... more...

  • Pesticides in Agriculture and the Environmentby Willis B. Wheeler

    CRC Press 2002; US$ 243.00

    Discussing the range of effects of pesticides on food and human safety, water quality, wildlife, and pest management, this book explores the agricultural, economic, and regulatory factors that affect pesticide use. It examines crop and pest ecology, integrated pest management principles, and emerging analytical tools to improve the efficacy and cost-efficiency... more...

  • Concise Encyclopedia of Plant Pathologyby Perumal Vidhyasekaran

    CRC Press 2004; US$ 109.95

    An easy-to-use single reference source covering the full range of subject areas associated with plant pathology! This comprehensive volume covers the entire field of plant pathology. It does not merely define the numerous subjects covered (297 topics carefully arranged in 38 sections!) but describes them in detail. Each section of this book serves... more...