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Manage insects on your farm : a guide to ecological strategies

Author: Clara I Nicholls; Marlene Fritz
Publisher: Beltsville, MD : Sustainable Agriculture Network, 2005.
Series: Sustainable Agriculture Network handbook series, bk. 7.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : National government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
Publication:Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education, USDA-CSREES, Washington, D.C. 20250-2223
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Published by the USDA's Sustainable Agriculture Network, this 130-page book describes the methods farmers can employ to manage insect pests in an environmentally friendly and sustainable way. The book lays out the principles behind ecologically based pest management, and describes strategies used by farmers worldwide to address insect problems within the context of whole farm systems. Topics covered include plants  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Papers/reports/articles/texts
Government publications
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Altieri, Miguel A.
Manage insects on your farm.
Beltsville, MD : Sustainable Agriculture Network, 2005
(DLC) 2005013726
(OCoLC)60414434
Material Type: Document, Government publication, National government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Clara I Nicholls; Marlene Fritz
ISBN: 1888626100 9781888626100
OCLC Number: 731777576
Description: vii, 119 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 23 cm.
Series Title: Sustainable Agriculture Network handbook series, bk. 7.
Responsibility: by Miguel A. Altieri and Clara I. Nicholls with Marlene Fritz.

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Published by the USDA's Sustainable Agriculture Network, this 130-page book describes the methods farmers can employ to manage insect pests in an environmentally friendly and sustainable way. The book lays out the principles behind ecologically based pest management, and describes strategies used by farmers worldwide to address insect problems within the context of whole farm systems. Topics covered include plants which deter or provide alternative refuge for insect pests, attracting beneficial insects, managing soils, indicators of crop and soil quality, no-till cover crops and habitat management. There are also lists of published and online resources. The document was published in 2005.

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