Harsimran Gill

Harsimran Gill has a PhD in Entomology from University of Florida, USA. She has published 53 articles that include 16 peer-reviewed research articles, 7 non refereed articles, 5 book chapters, 19 extension articles, and 6 newspaper and magazine articles and has delivered 26 local, national, and international oral and poster presentations. She has reviewed more than 70 articles from renowned national and international journals and served as an editor for many national and international journals. She won several research and travel awards and has won awards from the university for being the best student and from the Entomological Society of America for active participation. She has been working on pest management research, extension, and teaching for the last 15 years. Currently, she is working as a freelance editor and researcher at Cornell University, USA.

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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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