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IPM for the Urban Professional: A Study Guide for the Associate Certified Entomologist

IPM for the Urban Professional: A Study Guide for the Associate Certified Entomologist

| February 23, 2016

Mike Merchant and Richard Levine. Published by the Entomological Society of America (ESA): October, 2015. 208 pages, soft back. ISBN 978-0-99666740-1 Designed as a study guide for those pursuing the ACE (Associate Certified Entomologists) program run by the Entomological Society of America. Founded in 1889, the ESA has nearly 7,000 members today. IPM for the […]

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Urban Insect Pests: Sustainable Management Strategies

Urban Insect Pests: Sustainable Management Strategies

| February 24, 2015

Editor:Partho Dhang (Ed.) 2014. Hardback 249 pages. CABI International 2014. ISBN-13:978-1-78064-275-8 With 15 chapters and 21 contributing authors, this book is a completely current review of best pest management strategies with, in addition to the expected chapters on headline pests such as bedbugs, also considers among other chapter titles, ants, termites, mosquitoes, filth flies, fleas, […]

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The Manual of Biocontrol Agents (5th Edition)

The Manual of Biocontrol Agents (5th Edition)

| September 4, 2014

The British Crop Production Council (BCPC) is a non-profit-making organisation and for over 50 years it has developed an international reputation for sound science in the fields of agriculture, food and the environment. Its conferences, publications and working groups bring together scientists to form opinion on key issues and its website attracts more than 12,000 […]

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Urban pest management:  an environmental perspective

Urban pest management: an environmental perspective

| March 22, 2014

Editor: Partho Dhang. Published by: CAB International, 2011. ISBN-13: 978 1 84593 803 1. 248 pp The book consists of a series of chapters, each written by a different author. The choice of chapter topics ranges from the control of specific pests (e.g. bed bugs, mosquitoes, termites), pest control in specific environments (e.g. schools, low-income […]

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Pesticide drift and the pursuit of environmental justice

Pesticide drift and the pursuit of environmental justice

| March 11, 2014

Jill Lindsay Harrison. Published in 2011 by the Massachusetts Institute of Technology Press USA in the Food, Health and the Environment series. ISBN 978-0-262-51628-0 Paperback This book is really about environmental justice for those living on or near farm land which includes a large number of immigrant farmworkers, concerned about pesticide use in California and […]

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