Agricultural and Biological Sciences

Weed and Pest Control - Conventional and New Challenges

Edited by Sonia Soloneski and Marcelo Larramendy, ISBN 978-953-51-0984-6, 214 pages, Publisher: InTech, Chapters published March 14, 2013 under CC BY 3.0 license
DOI: 10.5772/50276
Edited Volume

This book covers alternative insect control strategies, such as the allelopathy phenomenon, tactics in integrated pest management of opportunistic generalist insect species, biological control of root pathogens, insect pest control by polyculture strategy, application of several integrated pest management programs, irrigation tactics and soil physical processes, and carbon stocks to manage weeds.