Alternatives to Pesticides in Stored-Product IPM by Bhadriraju Subramanyam, David W. Hagstrum

By Bhadriraju Subramanyam, David W. Hagstrum

Bugs linked to uncooked grain and processed nutrients reason qualitative and quantitative losses. fighting those losses brought on by stored-product bugs is vital from the farmer's box to the consumer's desk. whereas conventional insecticides play an important function in stored-product built-in pest administration (IPM), there has lately been, and may remain, a better emphasis on substitute methods. Alternatives to insecticides in Stored-Product IPM info the main promising equipment, starting from severe temperatures to the debatable radiation, and from insect-resistant packaging to pathogens. This assortment is key for an individual in academia, undefined, or executive drawn to pest ecology or meals or grain technology.

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