3 edition of The Insect pestsof tropical food legumes found in the catalog.
The Insect pestsof tropical food legumes
by John Wiley
Written in English
|Statement||edited by S. R. Singh.|
|Contributions||Singh, S. R.|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||275|
Insect Pests of Tropical Food Legumes. Pest control in the food industry - prevention is better than cure. Storage of Cereal Grains and their Products, 4th ed. ALTERNATIVES TO PESTICIDES IN STORED-PRODUCT IPM. Insights from Insects: What Bad Bugs Can Teach Us. Armored scale insect pests of trees and shrubs. Forage Tree Legumes in Tropical Agriculture Table of Contents Edited by Ross C. Gutteridge and Insect Pests of Forage Tree Legumes: Biology and Non-chemical Control to familiarise participants with the production and use of tree legumes. The text of this book is a compilation and expansion of the material presented at the course.
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Book: Insect pests of tropical food legumes. + pp. ref pp. of Abstract: This book synthesizes what is known about insect pest management of tropical food legumes, a group of crops that holds much promise for feeding people in the developing countries and for putting into place sustainable systems of food production.
Collated information on recent advances made in the control of insect pests of tropical food legumes, including cowpeas, soybeans, beans, pigeon peas and groundnuts.
The volume also contains information on the general morphology, ecosystems, regions, distribution and uses of crops. Information on advances made in the control of insect pests of tropical food legumes such as cowpea, soya bean, bean (Phaseolus), pigeon pea and groundnut is given.
The general morphology, ecosystems, regions, distribution and uses of the crops are dealt with. Virus vectors and transmission of viruses and mycoplasmas is also included. The development of crops that are resistant to infestation. Chapter 6 IPM in Tropical Food Legumes. In book: Integrated Pest Management in Tropical Regions, Publisher: CAB International, pp Most important insect pests of major grain legumes Author: Tsedeke Abate.
The information in this book has been arranged by crop description so that the campaigners in the crusade against insect damage can concentrate easily on the insects that affect production and growth.
Included in each chapter are colour illustrations. There is an page bibliography. Insect pests of tropical food legumes edited by S R Singh. Vegetable legumes are important crops in tropical agriculture, but they are susceptible to a substantial number of arthropod pests and diseases.
Using farm-level survey data for farm households growing yard-long bean (Vigna unguiculata subsp. sesquipedalis) in Thailand and Vietnam, this study shows that the farmers' main problem is the.
Storage insect pests cause significant losses of food legumes particularly in the Tropics and the Sub-tropics. The most important species of storage insect pests of food legumes include Callosobruchus chinensis, C. maculatus, C. analis, Acanthoscelides obtectus, Bruchus incarnatus, B.
rufimanus, B. dentipes, B. quinqueguttatus, B. emarginatus, B. ervi, B. lentis and B. pisorum. Tropical Foods: Chemistry and Nutrition, Volume 2 contains the proceedings of an International Conference on Tropical Foods: Chemistry and Nutrition, held in Honolulu, Hawaii, on MarchThe papers explore the chemical and nutritional aspects of tropical foods from around the world, including vegetables, coconut foods, wheat, and soybean foods.
Description This book contains 16 chapters focusing on the major arthropod, insect and nematode pests of tropical cereals, legumes, root and tuber crops, sugarcane, cotton, vegetables, bananas, citrus, oil palms, tea, cocoa and coffee and forest trees.
Cowpea Vigna unguiculata (L.) Walp. is an important component in mixed cropping systems that are appropriate to the agro-ecological characteristics of the West African savannah.
However, the contribution of cowpea to overall productivity of the systems is reduced by a number of insect pest species.
Compared with the humid zone, important features of insect pests in the savannah region. pests of grain legumes Download pests of grain legumes or read online books in PDF, EPUB, Tuebl, and Mobi Format. Click Download or Read Online button to get pests of grain legumes book now.
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(Ed.) () Insect Pests of Tropical Food Legumes. John Wiley, Chichester, pp Acknowledgements Storey, C. () Mortality of adult stored-product insects in an atmosphere produced by an exothermal inert atmosphere generator.
the many insect pests damaging food legumes, the pod borers, Helicoverpa armigera (Hubner) and H. punctigera (Wallengreen) are the most devastating pests of chickpea and pigeonpea in Asia, Africa, and Australia. They also damage other food legumes to varying degrees in these regions (Sharma, ).
The spotted pod borer, Maruca vitrata (Geyer), is. The following list adds 65 stored-product entomology books, many not in English, to those listed in Stored-Product Insect Resource, Atlas of Stored-Product Insects and Mites, and Chapter 1 of Store.
This comprehensive handbook on economic entomology for Australian field crops and pastures is the first of its kind. It encompasses pests and beneficial insects as well as allied forms of importance in Australian agriculture.
Organized by commodities - such as cereals, sugar and tropical pasture legumes - it examines all the pest species for a particular commodity across Australia.
Expanding the Production and Use of Cool Season Food Legumes A global perspective of peristent constraints and of opportunities and strategies for further increasing the productivity and use of pea, lentil, faba bean, chickpea and grasspea in different farming systems.
Abstract. Host-plant resistance (HPR) to insect pests is considered one of the key tactics for insect control, particularly in developing countries where utilization of other control methods such as pesticides is often difficult or unwise. This handbook is a companion to Agricultural Insect Pests of the Tropics and their Control (2nd Edition ) and, like the earlier book, it is designed as a source of reference about most of the major insect and mite pests of agricultural : Hardcover.
Included in each chapter are colour illustrations. There is an page bibliography. Insect pests of tropical food legumes edited by S R Singh pp, ISBN 0 Available from CTAInsect pests of tropical food legumes edited by S R Singh pp.
resistance to insect pests in grain legumes (Dilawari and Dhaliwal, ). Host plant resistance studies on legume pod borer, M. vitrata: The legume pod borer, M.
vitrata is one of major pests of grain legumes in the tropics and sub-tropics because of its extensive host range, destructiveness and distribution.
vitrata larvae. PESTS OF STORED PRODUCTS A ‘pest of stored products’ can refer to any organism that infests and damages stored food, books and documents, fabrics, leather, carpets, and any other dried or preserved item that is not used shortly after it is delivered to a location, or moved regularly.International Symposium on Pests of Grain Legumes ( Ibadan, Nigeria).
Pests of grain legumes. London ; New York: Academic Press, (OCoLC) Material Type: Conference publication: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: S R Singh; H F Van Emden; T Ajibola Taylor; International Institute of Tropical Agriculture.from book Breeding Insect Resistant Crops warm season food legumes grown in tropical and subtropical regions of the world and contribute significantly to the nutritional security of vegetarian.