Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Pests, Weeds and Diseases in Agricultural Crop and Animal Husbandry Production

Edited by Dimitrios Kontogiannatos

Agricultural University of Athens


Anna Kourti

Agricultural University of Athens

Kassio Ferreira Mendes

Universidade Federal de Viçosa

This book highlights some of the most recent research with respect to emerging pest challenges in agricultural crop and animal husbandry production: analytical methods for glyphosate detection in foods, biopesticides and essential oils, environmental safety in pest control, herbicide and glyphosate resistance, herbicides and weed management, integrated pest management, mass spectrometry for insect physiology studies, pheromones and chemical communication, pasteurellosis outbreaks, and tick identification and management.

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Pests, Weeds and Diseases in Agricultural Crop and Animal Husbandry ProductionEdited by Dimitrios Kontogiannatos

Published: December 23rd 2020

DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.87515

ISBN: 978-1-78923-828-0

Print ISBN: 978-1-78923-827-3

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-1-83962-462-9

Copyright year: 2020

Books open for chapter submissions

4993 Total Chapter Downloads

7 Crossref Citations

18 Dimensions Citations


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1. Integrated Pest Management: A Paradigm for Modern Age

By Tamanreet Kaur and Mandeep Kaur


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2. Pheromones and Chemical Communication in Insects

By Nesreen M. Abd El-Ghany


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3. Mandibular Structure, Gut Contents Analysis and Feeding Group of Orthopteran Species Collected from Different Habitats of Satoyama Area within Kanazawa City, Japan

By Wael M. ElSayed, Shahenda Abu ElEla and Koji Nakamura


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4. Practical Approaches to Pest Control: The Use of Natural Compounds

By Sladjan Stankovic, Miroslav Kostic, Igor Kostic and Slobodan Krnjajic


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5. Current Advances in Mass Spectrometry Imaging for Insect Physiology and Metabolism

By Fei-Ying Yang, Wei-Yi He and Min-Sheng You


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6. The Role of Irrigation and Nitrogen Fertilization on the Feeding Behavior of European Corn Borer

By Ankica Sarajlić, Emilija Raspudić, Zdenko Lončarić, Marko Josipović and Ivana Majić


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7. A Review of the Analytical Methods Based on Chromatography for Analyzing Glyphosate in Foods

By Pasquale Avino, Ivan Notardonato and Mario Vincenzo Russo


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8. Glyphosate Residues in Soil and Air: An Integrated Review

By Evagelia Tzanetou and Helen Karasali


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9. Herbicide Resistance in Brazil: Status, Impacts, and Future Challenges

By Ricardo Alcántara-de la Cruz, Guilherme Moraes de Oliveira, Leonardo Bianco de Carvalho and Maria Fátima das Graças Fernandes da Silva


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10. Variable Rate Application of Herbicides for Weed Management in Pre- and Postemergence

By Alessandro da Costa Lima and Kassio Ferreira Mendes


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11. Effects of Harvest Aids on Sesame (Sesamum indicum L.) Drydown and Maturity

By William James Grichar, Peter A. Dotray and Derald Ray Langham


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12. Pathological Changes Associated with Natural Outbreak of Swine Pasteurellosis

By Mamta Choudhary, Binod Kumar Choudhary and Ratan Chandra Ghosh


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13. Identification of Ticks in Dogs with Ehrlichiosis

By Koperumselvan Karthika


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