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Pest control books

See below for a selection of the latest books from Pest control category. Presented with a red border are the Pest control books that have been lovingly read and reviewed by the experts at Lovereading.

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Recently Published

Non-Chemical Weed Control by Khawar (Department of Plant Protection, Faculty of Agriculture and Natural Sciences, Duzce University, Duzce, Turkey an Jabran Non-Chemical Weed Control
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Non-Chemical Weed Control is the first book to present an overview of plant crop protection against non-food plants using non-chemical means. Plants growing wild-particularly unwanted plants found in cultivated ground to the exclusion of the desired crop-have been treated with...
Format: Paperback - Released: 04/01/2018

Integrated Weed Management for Sustainable Agriculture by Adam Davis, Bruce Maxwell, Ann Kennedy, David Bohan Integrated Weed Management for Sustainable Agriculture
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Weeds remain a major obstacle to improved yields in agriculture. At the same time, established methods of control are being undermined by problems such as herbicide resistance. This major collection reviews key developments in integrated weed management (IWM) to manage...
Format: Hardback - Released: 14/12/2017

The Ashgate Handbook of Pesticides and Agricultural Chemicals by G. W. A. Milne The Ashgate Handbook of Pesticides and Agricultural Chemicals

This title was first published in 2000: Pesticides and other agricultural chemicals are in use in virtually every country in the world. It is therefore useful and important to those involved with these chemicals to have a collection of data...
Format: Hardback - Released: 24/11/2017

Anticoagulant Rodenticides and Wildlife by Nico W. Brink Anticoagulant Rodenticides and Wildlife

Commensal rodents pose health risks and cause substantial damage to property and food supplies.
Format: Hardback - Released: 22/11/2017

Integrated Pest Management in Tropical Region by Tsedeke (International Maize and Wheat Improvement Center (CIMMYT), Kenya) Abate, Siti Ramlah A. (Malaysia Palm Oil Board  Ali Integrated Pest Management in Tropical Region
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This book provides up-to-date, comprehensive coverage of research and applications of IPM in tropical regions. It explores the agro-ecological framework of IPM and emerging technologies in chemical and biological methods central to pest control, and by a crop-based approach details...
Format: Hardback - Released: 21/11/2017

Biopesticides and Bioagents Novel Tools for Pest Management by Arshad, MD Anwer Biopesticides and Bioagents Novel Tools for Pest Management
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Insects, diseases, and weeds cause an almost 30% yield loss per annum in agricultural production, resulting in an increased consumption of pesticides by 20% per annum throughout the world. This comprehensive volume looks at the status of biopesticides and biocontrol...
Format: Hardback - Released: 07/11/2017

Farm Vermin, Helpful and Hurtful by Various, John Watson Farm Vermin, Helpful and Hurtful
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First published in 1894, &quote;Farm Vermin, Helpful and Hurtful&quote; is a collection of articles and essays written by various authors on the subject of the wild critters to be found on and around a farm. The articles cover everything from...
Format: eBook - Released: 13/10/2017

Whitewash The Story of a Weed Killer, Cancer, and the Corruption of Science by Carey Gillam Whitewash The Story of a Weed Killer, Cancer, and the Corruption of Science

A journalist exposes new evidence of the dangers of a pervasive pesticide and the corporate influences behind it.
Format: Hardback - Released: 27/09/2017

Coming Soon

Pesticide residues in food 2014 joint FAO/WHO meeting on pesticide residues, report of the Joint Meeting of the FAO Panel of Experts on Pesticide Residues in Food and the Environment and the WHO Core  by Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations Pesticide residues in food 2014 joint FAO/WHO meeting on pesticide residues, report of the Joint Meeting of the FAO Panel of Experts on Pesticide Residues in Food and the Environment and the WHO Core

Report of the Joint Meeting of the FAO Panel of Experts on Pesticide Residues in Food and the Environment and the WHO Core Assessment Group on Pesticide Residues. The Meeting evaluated 33 pesticides, including 8 new compounds and 3 compounds...
Format: Paperback - Released: 26/02/2018

Urban Pest Management in Australia by Ion Staunton, Phillip Hadlington, John Gerozisis Urban Pest Management in Australia
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Serves as a reference work for Australian pest control operators. This edition includes a section on putting pest control into practice.
Format: Paperback - Released: 26/02/2018

International Code of Conduct on Pesticide Management guidelines on pesticide legislation by Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations International Code of Conduct on Pesticide Management guidelines on pesticide legislation

These guidelines are a complete revision of the outdated Guidelines for Legislation on the Control of Pesticides (1989). They are intended for Governments wishing to develop, review, update or strengthen national legislation for the control of pesticides. The guidelines describe...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/03/2018

Termites and Sustainable Management Volume 1 - Biology, Social Behaviour and Economic Importance by Md. Aslam Khan Termites and Sustainable Management Volume 1 - Biology, Social Behaviour and Economic Importance

This Volume comprises 12 chapters in an attempt to bring available information on biology, social behavour and economic importance of termites. A separate chapter dealing with importance of termites and termitaria in mineral exploration constitutes a significant step in addressing...
Format: Hardback - Released: 02/03/2018

Other books in this genre

Weed Research Expanding Horizons by Paul E. Hatcher Weed Research Expanding Horizons

This book presents the most up-to-date and comprehensive guide to the current and potential future state of weed science and research.
Format: Hardback - Released: 28/07/2017

Aphids as Crop P by Caroline S. Awmack, Sebastiano (University of Catania, Italy) Barbagallo Aphids as Crop P
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A classic comprehensive reference on the biology and management of aphids occurring in crops, this new edition reflects the expansion of genomic research, semiochemicals and endosymbionts, and the shift away from purely chemical control towards more integrated methods.
Format: Hardback - Released: 27/06/2017

Insect Pests of Stored Grain Biology, Behavior, and Management Strategies by Ranjeet (Bihar Agriculture University, Sabour, Bhagalpur, Bihar, India) Kumar Insect Pests of Stored Grain Biology, Behavior, and Management Strategies
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Stored products of agriculture and animal origin are attacked by more than 600 species of beetles, 70 species of moths, and about 355 species of mites, causing huge quantitative and qualitative losses and insect contamination in food commodities. This is...
Format: Hardback - Released: 21/06/2017

Pest Control Techniques and Management by Edwin Tan Pest Control Techniques and Management


Format: Hardback - Released: 14/06/2017

Techniques of Weed and Pest Control by Jax Bailey Techniques of Weed and Pest Control


Format: Hardback - Released: 07/06/2017

Biocontrol Agen Entomopathogenic and Slug Parasitic Nematodes by Sergei E. (Severtsov Institute of Ecology and Evolution, Russia) Spiridonov Biocontrol Agen Entomopathogenic and Slug Parasitic Nematodes
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This book gives a comprehensive account of entomopathogenic and slug parasitic nematodes as potential biocontrol agents in crop insect and slug pest management in tropical, subtropical and temperate countries. It covers new techniques, major developments and plans for future strategies...
Format: Hardback - Released: 26/05/2017

Biology, Physiology and Molecular Biology of Weeds by Mithila (Kansas State University, Manhattan, USA) Jugulam Biology, Physiology and Molecular Biology of Weeds
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The book provides comprehensive information on a wide range of topics from biology, physiology, genetics to the use of genomic tools in weed science. The book covers information at a more advanced level than the previously published books in weed...
Format: Hardback - Released: 12/05/2017

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