A one-stop shop for information on crop protection
New Crop Protection Compendium site now live!
The CPC has undergone some enhancements and moved to a new platform - to see what's new, go to www.cabi.org/cpc
What is the Crop Protection Compendium?
A time-saving, encyclopedic, mixed-media tool that draws together scientific information on all aspects of crop protection. It features extensive global coverage of pests, diseases, weeds and their natural enemies, the crops that are their hosts, and the countries in which they occur.
Full datasheets – on 3,000 pests, diseases, natural enemies and crops (with 400 recently commissioned sheets added in 2010)
Basic information – on 27,000 more species
Latest scientific findings – through 160,000 bibliographic records updated weekly
In depth information – through 7,000 Library and Full Text journal and conference articles
Who uses it?
Extension officers / Lecturers and students / Researchers / Plant quarantine officers / Policy makers / Crop managers / Crop protection practitioners (both public and private sector) / Seed and biotechnology industry / Agrochemical industry / Plant breeders / Entomologists, plant pathologists, nematologists and weed specialists
what questions can it help answer?
- What are the key facts about a particular pest?
- Where can I find up-to-date scientific information on a pest?
- Which pests can attack my crops?
- How do I deal with a particular pest?
- Where in the world does a pest occur?
- What is the impact of a pest?
- What are the quarantine implications of a pest or a crop import?
Introducing the International Development Consortium
The Crop Protection Compendium is an initiative of over 40 partners in a global Development Consortium, which includes technical institutions, development-assistance agencies and private-sector companies.
The International Development Consortium members:
Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada / American Cynamid / Asian Development Bank / Australian Centre for International Agricultural Research / Bayer CropScience / Bioversity International / CABI / Canadian Food Inspection Agency / Canadian International Development Agency / Central Science Laboratory / Danish Government Institute of Seed Pathology / Danish International Development Agency / Deere and Company / Department of Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry, Australia / Department for International Development / Deutsche Gesellschaft für Tecnische Zusummenarbeit / Dow AgroSciences (including Rohm and Haas) / DuPont / Grains Research and Development Corporation / Horticulture Australia / Indian Council of Agricultural Research / International Center for Tropical Agriculture / International Development Research Centre / International Institute of Tropical Agriculture / International Maize and Wheat Improvement Centre / International Potato Centre / International Rice Research Institute / Kenya Agricultural Research Institute / Malaysian Agricultural Research and Development Institute / Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries, Japan / Monsanto / National Department of Agriculture and Agricultural Research Council, South Africa / New Zealand Agency for International Development / Pioneer Hi-Bred / Rockefeller Foundation / Seminis Vegetable Seeds / Sumitomo Chemical Company Ltd / Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation / Syngenta / Tanzania Commission for Science and Technology / The Africa Rice Center / United Nations Development Program / United States Agency for International Development / United States Department of Agriculture - Agricultural Research Service / United States Department of Agriculture - Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service / United States Department of Agriculture -Cooperative State Research, Education and Extension Service / United States Department of Agriculture - Foreign Agricultural Service / World Bank / Zamorano, Honduras
Our International Development Consortium Partners:
Centre for Biological Information Technology, University of Queensland, Australia / European and Mediterranean Plant Protection Organization / Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations / Iowa State University / Plant Resources of South-East Asia / Systematic Botany and Mycology Laboratory / University of Bonn, Germany
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Crop Plant Anatomy
by R Maiti, D Rajkumar, A Ramaswamy, P Satya
Hardback / 9781780640198 / £75.00 / $145.00 / €100.00
by R Funt, H Hall
Paperback / 9781845937911 / £37.50 / $72.50 / €50.00
Agricultural Seed Production
by R George
Hardback / 9781845938192 / £65.00 / $125.00 / €85.00
Nematology capacity building in east and southern Africa
Non-indigenous insects and their threat to biodiversity and economy in the Balkans
Improving agriculture to improve people’s lives in Pakistan's North West Frontier
Boosting apple production in rural Albania
Controlling coffee wilt disease and boosting production
Increasing rice production around the Mekong