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Integrated Pest Management (IPM)

Environmentally Sound Pest Management


This book is an update on environmentally sound pest management practices under the umbrella of integrated pest management (IPM). It consists of seven contributions from different authors providing information on pest management approaches as chemical alternatives. The book chapters detail about historical review of IPM concepts; strategies and some experiences in applications of IPM in Latin America; pest control in organic agricultural system; and the use of entomopathogenic and molluscoparasitic nematodes, insect pheromones, semiochemicals, detergents, and soaps as a part of IPM scheme. The goal of this book is to provide the most up-to-date review on information available around chemical alternatives in IPM. Therefore, this book will equip academia and industry with adequate basic concepts and applications of IPM as eco-friendly pest management option.

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Integrated Pest Management (IPM)Environmentally Sound Pest ManagementEdited by Harsimran Gill

Published: August 31st 2016

DOI: 10.5772/61693

ISBN: 978-953-51-2613-3

Print ISBN: 978-953-51-2612-6

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-5450-1

Copyright year: 2016

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12460 Total Chapter Downloads

18 Crossref Citations

17 Web of Science Citations

23 Dimensions Citations


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1. Implementation and Adoption of Integrated Pest Management Approaches in Latin America: Challenges and Potential

By Yelitza Colmenárez, Carlos Vásquez, Natália Corniani and Javier Franco


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2. Pest Control in Organic Systems

By Vasile Stoleru and Vicenzo Michele Sellitto


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3. Entomopathogenic Nematodes in Pest Management

By Ugur Gozel and Cigdem Gozel


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4. Novelties in Pest Control by Entomopathogenic and Mollusc- Parasitic Nematodes

By Vladimír Půža, Zdeněk Mráček and Jiří Nermuť


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5. Synthesis and Application of Pheromones for Integrated Pest Management in Vietnam

By Chi-Hien Dang, Cong-Hao Nguyen, Chan Im and Thanh-Danh Nguyen


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6. Using Semiochemicals for Coleopterean Pests in Sustainable Plant Protection

By Maria Pojar-Fenesan and Ana Balea


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7. Detergents and Soaps as Tools for IPM in Agriculture

By Tomislav Curkovic S.


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