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Handbook of Pest Management in Organic Farming

by V. Vacante(ed.) ; S. Kreiter(ed.)
Handbook of Pest Management in Organic Farming by V. Vacante
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This book is an up-to-date and comprehensive reference covering pest management in organic farming in major crops of the world. General introductory chapters explore the management of crops to prevent pest outbreaks, plant protection tools in organic farming, and natural enemies and pest control. The remaining chapters are crop-based and discuss geographic distribution, economic importance and key pests. For each pest the fundamental aspects of its bio-ecology and the various methods of control are presented. Understanding of the scientific content is facilitated with practical advice, tables and diagrams, helping users to apply the theories and recommendations.This is an essential resource for researchers and extension workers in crop protection, integrated pest management and biocontrol, and organic farming systems.
CABI; December 2017
575 pages; ISBN 9781786393807
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Title: Handbook of Pest Management in Organic Farming
Author: V. Vacante; S. Kreiter