Global Pesticide Resistance in Arthropods

Global Pesticide Resistance in Arthropods

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Pesticide resistance has had a substantial impact on crop production and has been an important driver of change in modern agriculture, animal production and human health. Due to increased selection pressure, this resistance can be linked to export/import health and phytosanitary standards, invasive species eradication projects and global pandemics. However, the development of new biological and chemical products and the use of integrated pest management strategies have been successful in reducing pesticide resistance. Focusing specifically on arthropods, this book provides a comprehensive review of relevant issues in pesticide resistance. Detailed listings and references to all documented reports of resistance from around the world are included as well as discussions on the mechanisms and evolution of resistance and management techniques.... Recommendations. %20guidelines.pdf (accessed July 2005). ... Jaffe, G. (2003) Planting Trouble: Are Farmers Squandering Bt Corn Technology? bt_corn_report.pdf ... G. and McMillan, L. (1993) A plastic-lining trenching device for the control of Colorado potato beetle: beetle excluder. American Potato Journal 70, 903a€“908. Monsanto (2004) A Guide to the 2004/05 Resistance Management Plan.

Title:Global Pesticide Resistance in Arthropods
Author:Mark Edward Whalon, David Mota-Sanchez, Robert M. Hollingworth
Publisher:CABI - 2008


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