Hemp Diseases and Pests: Management with an Emphasis on Biological Control / Edition 1

Hemp Diseases and Pests: Management with an Emphasis on Biological Control / Edition 1

by J. M. McPartland, R. C. Clarke, D. P. Watson
     
 

ISBN-10: 0851994547

ISBN-13: 9780851994543

Pub. Date: 06/28/2000

Publisher: CAB International North America

Hemp is enjoying a worldwide resurgence. This unique book combines a review of the hemp pest and disease literature published over the past 50 years with up-to-date information on modern biological control techniques. Each pest and disease organism is presented in the same format, covering economic impact, geographical and host-plant range, plant symptoms, taxonomic

Overview

Hemp is enjoying a worldwide resurgence. This unique book combines a review of the hemp pest and disease literature published over the past 50 years with up-to-date information on modern biological control techniques. Each pest and disease organism is presented in the same format, covering economic impact, geographical and host-plant range, plant symptoms, taxonomic description, life history, and differential diagnosis. Important cultural, mechanical, biological and chemical controls are highlighted with charts, illustrations and explicit instructions. Easy-to-use keys are included for rapid identification of the most common pests. Introductory chapters describe the general principles of plant protection, requirements for healthy plant growth, and taxonomy of parasites and pathogens.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780851994543
Publisher:
CAB International North America
Publication date:
06/28/2000
Series:
CABI Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
272
Sales rank:
824,082
Product dimensions:
8.33(w) x 11.87(h) x 0.90(d)

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Table of Contents

Preface

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