By Marjorie A. Hoy
Written via a globally admired entomologist, Agricultural Acarology: advent to built-in Mite administration provides instruments for constructing built-in mite administration courses for agriculture, together with administration of plant-feeding mites, mites attacking bees and cattle, and kept items. Emphasizing the biology, ecology, habit, and numerous tools of controlling mites, this booklet offers an summary of the administration of agriculturally vital mites utilizing all to be had built-in Pest administration (IPM) instruments, together with organic regulate, cultural practices, host-plant resistance, and pesticides.
Agricultural Acarology prepares agricultural managers to spot, deal with, and give a contribution to the sphere of built-in mite administration. An accompanying CD-ROM comprises quite a few colour photos of mites and the wear they reason, and PDFs of key publications.
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Agricultural Acarology: Introduction to Integrated Mite Management (Contemporary Topics in Entomology (CRC)) by Marjorie A. Hoy