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Insect Pests of Stored Grain

Insect Pests of Stored Grain

| July 23, 2019

June 2017 Hardback & eBook 412 Pages with index ISBN Hardback: 978-1-77188-503-4 ISBN eBook: 978-1-315-36569-5 This volume provides comprehensive coverage of stored product entomology for the sustainable and eco-friendly management of insects and other noninsect pests, such as mites, birds, rodents, and fungi, with the aim to mitigate and eliminate these losses of food from […]

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Biopesticides and Bioagents: Novel Tools for Pest Management

Biopesticides and Bioagents: Novel Tools for Pest Management

| July 23, 2019

September 2017 Hardback & eBook 418 Pages with index ISBN Hardback: 978-1-77188-519-5 ISBN eBook: 978-1-315-36555-8 Insects, diseases, and weeds cause an almost 30% yield loss per annum in agricultural production, resulting in an increased use of pesticides by 20% per annum throughout the world. This comprehensive volume book looks at the status of biopesticides and […]

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Advances in Pest Management in Commercial Flowers

Advances in Pest Management in Commercial Flowers

| July 23, 2019

December 2019 Hardback & eBook 289 Pages with index ISBN Hardbound: 978-1-77188-817-2 ISBN eBook: 9780429284120 Floricultural crops all over the world are challenged by a number of insect and mite pests. The pest scenario is changing, and with climate change the instances of new pest incidences have become a more common problem. Like other crops, […]

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Handbook of Diseases of Banana, Abacá and Enset

Handbook of Diseases of Banana, Abacá and Enset

| June 6, 2019

December 2018 Hardback 632 Pages ISBN 9781780647197 This book provides a comprehensive guide to the large number of diseases, disorders and injuries that can cause severe economic losses to banana, abacá and enset crops, and the fungi, bacteria, phytoplasmas, viruses, nematodes and abiotic factors involved. The monoculture of certain banana cultivars in large plantations make […]

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Agriculture for Improved Nutrition: Seizing the Momentum

Agriculture for Improved Nutrition: Seizing the Momentum

| June 6, 2019

January 2019 Hardback & Open Access eBook 232 Pages ISBN 9781786399311 Agriculture’s vast potential to improve nutrition is just beginning to be tapped. New ideas, research, and initiatives developed over the past decade have created an opportunity for reimagining and redesigning agricultural and food systems for the benefit of nutrition. To support this transformation, this […]

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Urban Pest Control

Urban Pest Control

| June 14, 2018

May 2018Softback126 PagesISBN 978-1786395146 This book provides a handy set of information to practitioners engaged in urban and household pest control. Written following a non technical script, containing illustrations and multiple coloured pictures the book is a useful tool for self learning as well as for training fellow practitioners. The book contains simplified pest identification […]

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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

| August 17, 2017

October 2015Softback208 Pages ISBN 9780996667401 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 Urban Professional also serves as a comprehensive introduction to the concepts of integrated pest management (IPM); […]

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Urban Insect Pests

Urban Insect Pests

| August 17, 2017

September 2014Hardback249 PagesISBN 9781780642758 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, and timber beetles. Written by experts in […]

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The Manual of Biocontrol Agents (5th Edition)

The Manual of Biocontrol Agents (5th Edition)

| August 17, 2017

June 2014Hardback304 Pages ISBN 9781901396874 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 […]

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Urban pest management: an environmental perspective

Urban pest management: an environmental perspective

| August 17, 2017

October 2011Hardback248 pagesISBN 9781845938031 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 housing), the use of specific insecticide formulations (e.g. baits, microencapsulation), the role […]

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