Sterile Insect Technique: Principles and Practice in Area-Wide Integrated Pest Management
The sterile insect technique (SIT) is an environment-friendly pest control method that fits into area-wide integrated pest management (AW-IPM) programmes. This book describes the principles and practice of SIT, frankly evaluating its strengths and weaknesses, successes and failures. SIT is useful against pests that have considerable impact on plant, animal and human health, and criteria are provided to guide in the selection of pests appropriate for SIT.
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- PDF | 804 pages
- V. a. Dyck(Editor) J. Hendrichs(Editor) A. S. Robinson(Editor)
- Springer; 2005 edition (31 Mar. 2014)
- Science & Nature
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A Roadmap to the Successful Development and Commercialization of Microbial Pest Control Products for Control of Arthropods (Progress in Biological Control)