More Details about Integrated Pest Management Principles And Practice

General Information  
Author(s)Abrol D P
PublisherCABI PUBLISHING
ISBN9781786390318
Pages512
BindingSoftbound
LanguageEnglish
Publish YearMay 2016

Description

Providing a critical evaluation of the management strategies involved in ecologically-based pest management, this book presents a balanced overview of environmentally safe and ecologically sound approaches. Topics covered include biological control with fungi and viruses, conservation of natural predators, use of botanicals and how effective pest management can help promote food security. In the broader context of agriculture, sustainability and environmental protection, the book provides a multidisciplinary and multinational perspective on integrated pest management useful to researchers in entomology, crop protection, environmental sciences and pest management.