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Integrated control of insect pests in the Netherlands

Integrated control of insect pests in the Netherlands

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Published by Centre for Agricultural Publishing and Documentation in Wageningen .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Insect pests -- Control -- Netherlands.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statementeditors, A. K. Minks and P. Gruys.
    ContributionsMinks, A. K., 1934-, Gruys, P.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination304 p. :
    Number of Pages304
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14197952M
    ISBN 109022007162

    Early planted potatoes can act as a trap crop for Colorado potato beetles emerging in the spring. Others in this classification system include the biologicals or microbialsbotanicals, oils, and fumigants. Beneficial fungi and bacteria are added to the potting media of horticultural crops vulnerable to root diseases, greatly reducing the need for fungicides. It crossed the ocean and eventually established itself in Europe.

    Rodale Press, Emmaus, PA. In general, little can be done about this incompatibility except to use the fungicide only as needed. First recorded use of biological controls in citrus orchards to control caterpillar and beetle pests in China. Upper-division undergraduates and above; general readers. McKinley R.

    Rodale Press, Emmaus, PA. Alternatives for suppressing agricultural pests and diseases. Integrated management of mite pests of tree fruit: Rebecca A. In general, little can be done about this incompatibility except to use the fungicide only as needed.


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