Pest control

    Invasive Species

    Paperback Save £3.74 = £36.25

    Biosecurity regulators are charged with protecting national environments, agricultural interests and economies on tight budgets, while supporting trade. Focusing on surveillance, statistical modelling, decision making and communication, this book presents tested scientific solutions to the greatest challenges faced by biosecurity regulators today.

    Insect Pests of Millets

    By A Kalaisekar

    Paperback Save £12.74 = £63.26

    Insect Pests of Millets: Systematics, Bionomics, and Management focuses on protecting the cultivated cereals that many worldwide populations depend on for food across the semi-arid tropics of the world. Providing coverage of all the major cultivated millets, including sorghum, pearlmillet, finger millet, barnyard millet, prosomillet, little millet, kodomillet, and foxtail...

    Banned: A History of Pesticides and the Science of Toxicology

    By Frederick Rowe Davis

    Hardback Save £1.29 = £23.71

    Silent Spring catalyzed an environmental movement in the 1960s and achieved a ban on DDT, but are the alternatives any less toxic?

    Fungicides in Crop Protection

    By Richard P. Oliver

    Paperback Save £5.53 = £34.42

    This book provides a concise and balanced review of fungicides and their application. It describes the science of fungicide use, selection and resistance within the context of farming situations, with major updates reflecting the emergence of two new classes of fungicides strobilurins and SDHI and the increased incidence of resistance.

    Field Manual of Diseases on Garden and Greenhouse Flowers

    By R. Kenneth Horst

    Hardback Save £33.54 = £56.46

    Here is a reference manual on diseases that attack garden and greenhouse flowers located throughout North, Central, and South America. The recordings include diseases caused by fungi, bacteria, viruses, viroids, phytoplasmas, and nematodes.

    Field Manual of Diseases on Grasses and Native Plants

    By R. Kenneth Horst

    Hardback Save £33.54 = £56.46

    This book covers diseases attacking grasses, forage, native flowers and weeds throughout North, Central and South America. Lists diseases caused by fungi, bacteria, viruses, viroids, phytoplasmas and nematodes, with causal agents, control measures and more.

    Handbook of Agricultural Entomology

    By Helmut F. van Emden

    Hardback Save £9.54 = £70.46

    * First reference text in agricultural entomology with a global perspective to be published in many decades * Written by one of the world s leading entomologists * Illustrated in full colour throughout for ease of identification of both the insect pest and the crop damage symptoms .

    The UK Pesticide Guide 201

    Paperback Save £16.54 = £30.96

    The UK Pesticide Guide is the most authoritative source of information on pesticides and adjuvants for UK agriculture, horticulture, forestry and amenity use. Edited by a leading authority in the field, this new edition is thoroughly updated with new active ingredient listings, including some new combinations of existing actives.

    Biopesticides: Pest Management and Regulation

    By David Chandler

    Paperback Save £5.04 = £32.46

    Biopesticides addresses the challenges of insufficient information and imperfectly understood regulatory processes in using biopesticides. It takes an interdisciplinary approach providing internationally comparative analyses on the registration of biopesticides and debates future biopesticide practices

    Pests of Ornamental Trees, Shrubs and Flowers

    By David V. Alford

    Hardback Save £8.76 = £101.24

    Fully revised and updated for the 2nd edition, containing over 60 new pests and almost 90 new colour photographs. Provides a unique source of permanent reference for all involved in the recognition, biology and control of the pests of ornamental crops, including professionals, scientists and students.

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