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The economics of integrated pest management of insects.

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This book contains 10 chapters addressing the economic analyses of integrated management of pests in crops, animals and humans. The economic evaluation that can identify which factors in the IPM system are most important in their impact on the comparison of costs and benefits are also discussed.


Book Chapters

Chapter: 1 (Page no: 1) Major economic issues in integrated pest management. Author(s): Onstad, D. W. Crain, P. R.
Chapter: 2 (Page no: 14) Economic evaluation of integrated mosquito control in urban areas. Author(s): Halasa-Rappel, Y. A. Shepard, D. S.
Chapter: 3 (Page no: 35) What can we learn from more recent (and more 'rigorous') economic impact assessments of integrated pest management farmer field schools (IPM-FFS)? Author(s): Rejesus, R.
Chapter: 4 (Page no: 49) Economic value of arthropod biological control. Author(s): Naranjo, S. E. Frisvold, G. B. Ellsworth, P. C.
Chapter: 5 (Page no: 86) Economics of host-plant resistance. Author(s): Onstad, D. W.
Chapter: 6 (Page no: 96) Economic principles and concepts in area-wide genetic pest management. Author(s): Brown, Z. S. Jones, M. S. Mumford, J.
Chapter: 7 (Page no: 122) Economic thresholds and sampling in integrated pest management. Author(s): Onstad, D. W. Bueno, A. de F. Favetti, B. M.
Chapter: 8 (Page no: 140) Economic impacts of integrated pest management practices in developing countries. Author(s): Norton, G. W. Alwang, J. Kassie, M. Muniappan, R.
Chapter: 9 (Page no: 155) The roles of soft technologies and cooperative extension in solving wicked integrated pest management problems. Author(s): Reisig, D. Ellsworth, P. Hodgson, E. W.
Chapter: 10 (Page no: 179) Perseverance pays off: finishing the integrated pest management marathon with economics. Author(s): Crain, P. R. Onstad, D. W.

Book details

  • Author Affiliation
  • Corteva Agriscience, Johnston, IA 50131, USA.
  • Year of Publication
  • 2019
  • ISBN
  • 9781786393678
  • Record Number
  • 20193342009