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The Resource Handbook of pest management in organic farming, edited by Vincenzo Vacante and Serge Kreiter

Handbook of pest management in organic farming, edited by Vincenzo Vacante and Serge Kreiter

Label
Handbook of pest management in organic farming
Title
Handbook of pest management in organic farming
Statement of responsibility
edited by Vincenzo Vacante and Serge Kreiter
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
An up-to-date, comprehensive reference for pest management in organic systems, including practical advice, tables and diagrams. Introductory chapters explore the management of crops to prevent outbreaks, plant protection tools, natural enemies and pest control. Crop-based chapters discuss geographic distribution, economic importance and key pests
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
628.9/6
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
SB950
Literary form
non fiction
NAL call number
SB950
NAL item number
.H363 2017
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Vacante, Vincenzo
  • Kreiter, Serge
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Agricultural pests
  • Organic farming
  • Agricultural pests
  • Organic farming
Label
Handbook of pest management in organic farming, edited by Vincenzo Vacante and Serge Kreiter
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Intro; Handbook of Pest Management in Organic Farming; Copyright; Contents; Contributors; Preface; References; Acknowledgements; 1: Management of Crops to Prevent Pest Outbreaks; Introduction; Standards for Organic and IPM Production: Similarities and Differences; Organic farming; IPM; Conceptual Model for Pest Management in Organic Farming; Nature Conservation Measures: the Basis for Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services; Integrating biodiversity conservation into production systems; Influence of landscape complexity and farming system
  • Influence of Organic Farming Practices on Abundance of Pest Insects and their AntagonistsCrop rotation; Fertilization; Tillage and soil cultivation; Host plant resistance/cultivar choice; Other agronomic measures; Habitat Management at Field Level; Intercropping and cover cropping; Push-pull strategy; Conservation biological control; Case Study: Development of Conservation Biological Control for Swiss Cabbage Production; Direct Control Measures; Biological control; Physical pest control; Natural insecticides; Outlook and Conclusions; Acknowledgements; References
  • 2: Plant Protection Tools in Organic FarmingIntroduction; The Different Categories of Plant Protection Products Allowed in Organic Farming; Products Based on Microorganisms; Viruses; Fungi; Bacteria; Protozoa; Products Based on Plant Extracts; Pyrethrins; Azadirachtin; Other plant extracts; Products Based on Pheromones; Mating disruption; Mass trapping and attract and kill; Beneficial Organisms; Products Based on Substances from Traditional Use in Organic Farming; Copper; Sulfur; Lime sulfur (calcium polysulfide); Paraffin oils (dormant oils and narrow-range summer oils)
  • Fatty acid potassium soap (soft soap)Ethylene; Quartz sand; Repellents by smell of animal or plant origin/sheep fat; Other Substances; Ferric phosphate; Beeswax; Lecithin; Potassium hydrogen carbonate (aka potassium bicarbonate); Diatomaceous earth; References; 3: Natural Enemies and Pest Control; Introduction; Natural Enemies and Biological Control; Implementation of Biological Control; Factors Affecting the Use of Biological Control; World Spread of Biological Control; Biological Control and Organic Farming; Conclusions; References; 4: Pest Control in Organic Citrus Groves; Introduction
  • I DipteraI-1 Tephritidae; Species and their distribution; Bio-ecology; Damage; Organic controls; II Lepidoptera; II-1 Gracillariidae; Distribution; Bio-ecology; Damage; Organic controls; II-2 Yponomeutidae; Distribution; Bio-ecology; Damage; Organic controls; II-3 Pyralidae; Distribution; Bio-ecology; Damage; Organic controls; II-4 Tortricidae; Distribution; Bio-ecology; Damage; Biological control; II-5 Papilionidae; Distribution; Bio-ecology; Damage; Organic controls; III Hemiptera; III-1 Pentatomidae-Tessaratomidae; Species and their distribution; Bio-ecology; Damage; Organic controls
Control code
987909728
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781780645001
Lccn
2017024620
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)987909728
Label
Handbook of pest management in organic farming, edited by Vincenzo Vacante and Serge Kreiter
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Intro; Handbook of Pest Management in Organic Farming; Copyright; Contents; Contributors; Preface; References; Acknowledgements; 1: Management of Crops to Prevent Pest Outbreaks; Introduction; Standards for Organic and IPM Production: Similarities and Differences; Organic farming; IPM; Conceptual Model for Pest Management in Organic Farming; Nature Conservation Measures: the Basis for Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services; Integrating biodiversity conservation into production systems; Influence of landscape complexity and farming system
  • Influence of Organic Farming Practices on Abundance of Pest Insects and their AntagonistsCrop rotation; Fertilization; Tillage and soil cultivation; Host plant resistance/cultivar choice; Other agronomic measures; Habitat Management at Field Level; Intercropping and cover cropping; Push-pull strategy; Conservation biological control; Case Study: Development of Conservation Biological Control for Swiss Cabbage Production; Direct Control Measures; Biological control; Physical pest control; Natural insecticides; Outlook and Conclusions; Acknowledgements; References
  • 2: Plant Protection Tools in Organic FarmingIntroduction; The Different Categories of Plant Protection Products Allowed in Organic Farming; Products Based on Microorganisms; Viruses; Fungi; Bacteria; Protozoa; Products Based on Plant Extracts; Pyrethrins; Azadirachtin; Other plant extracts; Products Based on Pheromones; Mating disruption; Mass trapping and attract and kill; Beneficial Organisms; Products Based on Substances from Traditional Use in Organic Farming; Copper; Sulfur; Lime sulfur (calcium polysulfide); Paraffin oils (dormant oils and narrow-range summer oils)
  • Fatty acid potassium soap (soft soap)Ethylene; Quartz sand; Repellents by smell of animal or plant origin/sheep fat; Other Substances; Ferric phosphate; Beeswax; Lecithin; Potassium hydrogen carbonate (aka potassium bicarbonate); Diatomaceous earth; References; 3: Natural Enemies and Pest Control; Introduction; Natural Enemies and Biological Control; Implementation of Biological Control; Factors Affecting the Use of Biological Control; World Spread of Biological Control; Biological Control and Organic Farming; Conclusions; References; 4: Pest Control in Organic Citrus Groves; Introduction
  • I DipteraI-1 Tephritidae; Species and their distribution; Bio-ecology; Damage; Organic controls; II Lepidoptera; II-1 Gracillariidae; Distribution; Bio-ecology; Damage; Organic controls; II-2 Yponomeutidae; Distribution; Bio-ecology; Damage; Organic controls; II-3 Pyralidae; Distribution; Bio-ecology; Damage; Organic controls; II-4 Tortricidae; Distribution; Bio-ecology; Damage; Biological control; II-5 Papilionidae; Distribution; Bio-ecology; Damage; Organic controls; III Hemiptera; III-1 Pentatomidae-Tessaratomidae; Species and their distribution; Bio-ecology; Damage; Organic controls
Control code
987909728
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781780645001
Lccn
2017024620
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)987909728

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