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The truck crop insect situation

1931

by C. H. Popenoe

  • 113 Want to read
  • 39 Currently reading

Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Control,
  • Insect pests,
  • Truck farming,
  • Speeches, addresses, etc., American

  • Edition Notes

    Statementradio talk by C. H. Popenoe
    ContributionsUnited States. Bureau of Entomology
    The Physical Object
    Pagination4 pages, 1 envelope ;
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26408765M
    OCLC/WorldCa1012125363

    Kevin Belt farms by the producer of cotton and other row crops near Plainview, Texas, keeps a three-ring notebook with him to record agronomic activities throughout the season. Each field has its own page, where Belt notes variety, planting date, spray applications, amount of water applied — if irrigated, and other items of.   "Getting to Know the Insects," an introductory publication about crop insect biology, identification and scouting, is now available to purchase for $2 at the online Extension Store. The publication includes information about the life cycle of common crop insects, how to scout for insects and different collecting techniques.

    Condition: Very Good. Except for name written top right corner of cover, book's as almost like new, crisp clean pages, softcover, Toward insect resistant maize for the Third World: Proceedings of the International Symposium on Methodologies for Developing Host Plant Resistance to Maize Insects, CIMMYT, Mexico, March Agricultural Insect Pests of the Tropics and Their Control. Dennis S. Hill. CUP Archive, Major tropical crop pests descriptions biology. Tropical crops and their pest spectra. Other editions - View all. Agricultural Insect Pests of the Tropics and Their Control Dennis S. Hill Limited preview - Reviews: 2.

    Arthropods destroy an estimated % of annual crop production worldwide, at a value of more than $ billion. The greater proportion of losses ( %) occurs in the field, before harvest Author: Thomas Culliney. K-State Research and Extension Bookstore. 24 Umberger Hall Kansas State University Manhattan KS fax [email protected]


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