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Cover for Integrated pest management of cassava crops in south-east Asia.

This chapter provides an updated account of the arthropod pest complex that is affecting South East Asian cassava, describes current pest management options and highlights future opportunities for development and scaleup of IPM and organic pest control technologies.

Author(s)
Graziosi, I.; Ngo Tien Dung; Buamas, C.; Wongtiem, P.; Wyckhuys, K. A. G.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781780644998)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Pest management in organic cacao.

This chapter focuses on the major insect pests of organic cocoa (Theobroma cacao) production. Information on the strategies compatible with organic farming that have been developed for their management, i.e. pest-resistant cultivars, cultural methods, use of biological control agents and use of...

Author(s)
Babin, R.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781780644998)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Insect pests of coffee and their management in nature-friendly production systems.

This chapter presents the most important insect pests of coffee (Coffea spp.) worldwide, emphasizing their management in nature-friendly productive systems. A classification of these insect pests defined by the part of the plant they attack (stem borers and branch borers, berry-feeding insects,...

Author(s)
Barrera, J. F.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781780644998)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Pest management in an organic tea plantation.

This chapter presents information on the main insect and mite pests of tea under organic production. The efficacy of various methods (cultural, biological and physical) in the management of these pests are also discussed.

Author(s)
Xiao Qiang
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781780644998)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Pest management in organic field vegetables in temperate areas.

This chapter focuses on the major insect pests of organic field vegetables in temperate areas. Some strategies and methods for pest control in organic field vegetable production are also discussed.

Author(s)
Daniel, C.; Collier, R.; Niggli, U.; Koller, M.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781780644998)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Pests and natural enemies in organic field vegetables in tropical and subtropical areas.

This chapter presents information on the main pests of field vegetables under organic production in tropical and subtropical areas. The natural enemies of these major insect pests are discussed and their efficacy as biological control agents are pointed out.

Author(s)
Bordat, D.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781780644998)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Pest management in organic vegetable greenhouses.

This chapter focuses on the technical choices of pest control in organic vegetable greenhouses. A brief discussion on the general features of greenhouses (metal-glass and wood-plastic, among others) and on the relationship of these features with the microclimate are presented. The factors that...

Author(s)
Bonsignore, C. P.; Vacante, V.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781780644998)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Wheat production in organic farming.

This chapter focuses on the strategies and methods used for insect pest management in organic wheat production. The general issue of where and when pests need to be controlled in organic wheat is discussed. Preventive approaches to pest management are also considered, such as strategies based on...

Author(s)
Bàrberi, P.; Costanzo, A.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781780644998)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Pest management in organic rice: Latin America and the Caribbean.

This chapter focuses on organic rice pest management options for Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC). Information on biological control agents, cultural practices, resistant cultivars and other non-chemical means of pest control are discussed. General principles and practical methods of...

Author(s)
Pantoja, A.; Torres, E. A.; Garcia, A.; Gaterol, E. J.; Prado, G. A.; Cruz, M.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781780644998)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Pest management in organic almond.

This paper presents information on the major and minor insect pests of almonds (morphology, life cycle, damage and distribution). Notes on the various methods (cultural, biological and chemical, among others) used in the management of these insect pests under organic almond production are also...

Author(s)
Baspİnar, H.; Doll, D.; Jhalendra Rijal
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781780644998)
Type
Book chapter

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